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A September 30 trial date has been set for former Fairfield Community High School math teacher and cross country coach Timothy C. Going. Going appeared in U.S. District Court at E. St. Louis Monday where he entered a not guilty

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MeganA series of fundraisers Saturday for a missing Fairfield teen netted over $4,500. Mayor Chuck Griswold declared this past Saturday as Megan Nichols Day. The 16-year-old girl has been missing from her W. Center Street Home since July 3. 

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Wayne County and surrounding areas were placed under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch and were under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for a time Saturday evening as thunderstorms moved through the area.  Wayne County’s warning was issued shortly before 6:15 Saturday

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Fairfield Mayor Chuck Griswold has declared today as Megan Nichols Day.  Megan, now 16 years old, has been missing since July 3rd.  Organizers are staging a cookout, bake sale and bucket brigade today to raise money for a

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An Eldorado man has been arrested at a truck stop in Matthew Missouri after being accused of kidnapping his teenage girlfriend. 23-year-old Sonny Pilgrim was initially sought for kidnapping 19-year Courtney Godwin. Godwin later told police she left willingly with

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going teachertimothy-goingGoinig croppedNew allegations have surfaced in the case of former Fairfield Community High School teacher and coach Timothy Going. On Wednesday, a Federal Grand Jury unsealed a four-count criminal indictment against Going. New charges allege that Going videotaped FCHS female athletes

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MeganFairfield Mayor Chuck Griswold has declared this Saturday “Megan Nichols Day”. Megan has been missing from her West Center Street home since July 3. A series of fundraisers will be held Saturday to raise money to establish a reward fund.

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A federal magistrate has ordered former FCHS math teacher and cross country coach Timothy Going held without bond on charges he was in possession of child pornography and attempted sexual exploitation of a minor.  Going, 43 made his first

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Goinig croppedFormer Fairfield Community High School math teacher and Coach Timothy Going has been remanded into the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service following an appearance this morning in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis. Going faces federal charges of

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A co-owner of Lewis Brothers Scrap Yard in Burnt Prairie died Friday evening in a tragic accident. Timothy Lewis, Sr. 59, died after being crushed while unloading a stock car from a trailer.  Wayne County Coroner Jimmy Taylor said

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