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Archive | Local News

Headlines for Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Illinois State Police Special Agent Rick White of Fairfield has been named assistant commander of the Southern Illinois Child Death Investigation Task Force. Joseph Edwards, chief of police in Columbia, Ill. has been named the commander. The task force was established to investigate the death or serious injury of children under the age of 18. […]

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Headlines for Monday, June 29, 2015

Ron Woodrow, the Chairman of the Wayne County Republican Party was seriously injured Sunday after crashing his motorcycle in Henderson County, Ky. At 11:30am, the Henderson County Sheriff’s office reports 58 year old Ron Woodrow of Barnhill lost control of his bike on US Highway 60 East at Highway 811.  Woodrow was thrown from his […]

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Headlines for Sunday, June 28, 2015

An overnight altercation has left two Fairfield area men injured in an apparent self-defense shooting incident.   The names of the shooting victims and the suspected shooter have not been released at this time. One of the shooting victims was hit in the groin – the other in the buttocks area. Both were taken to Fairfield […]

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Headlines for Saturday, June 27, 2015

The Champaign, IL police officer of the year for 2015 has been jailed on charges he sexually assaulted two former girlfriends.  Jerad B. Gaile, a native of Fairfield, was arrested Tuesday following an investigation by Illinois State Police.  Gale has been placed on investigative leave, pending the outcome of the criminal charges and internal investigations. […]

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Headlines for Friday, June 26, 2015

The Champaign, Ill. police officer of the year for 2014 has been jailed on charges he sexually assaulted two former girlfriends. Jerad B. Gale, a native of Fairfield, Ill. was arrested Tuesday following an investigation by Illinois State Police. According to a press release issued by the City of Champaign, the charges allege that Gale, […]

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Headlines for Thursday, June 25, 2015

  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH – A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Wayne and surrounding counties until midnight tonight.  The watch was issued late this afternoon by the National Severe Storms Forecast Center in Norman, Oklahoma. Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop rapidly across the warned area this evening. BUSTED – 43-year-old […]

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Headlines for Wednesday, June 24, 2015

21-year-old Jeremy K. Irvin of Mill Shoals was arrested Tuesday on a charge of animal cruelty. Fairfield City Police say Irvin posted a video on Facebook showing him abusing a cat. Animal control officers removed other animals from a home on N.W. 7th Street where Irvin had been staying.  The arrest was made at a […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A weak cold front will move through the region today. Heat index values will top out from 100 – 105 ahead of the frontal passage. A more substantial cold front is expected to move through the region Friday, bringing an end to the extended period of heat and humidity. The Skillet Fork at Wayne City […]

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Headlines for Monday, June 22, 2015

A line of severe thunderstorms rolled through the Fairfield area early this morning, dumping more than an inch of rain.  Intense lightning knocked power out in Fairfield for a time.  Many roads were under water for a time.  Heavier rain fell to the north. 1.7 inches of rain fell in Bone Gap, 1.6 inches of […]

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Headlines for Sunday June 21, 2015

Two Olney men were arrested Friday in Sumner on drug manufacturing charges.  37-year-old Ronald Ahlfield and 37-year-old George Grove were both charged with participating in meth manufacturing, possession of meth precursors and possession of meth manufacturing materials.  In addition, Ahlfield was charged with unlawful use of property.  Both men have been booked into the Lawrence […]

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