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Headlines for Saturday, February 28, 2015

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Wayne County area from 6 this evening until noon Sunday.  Forecasters expect snow to develop by late afternoon and continue into Sunday.  The Winter Weather Advisory runs along and north of a line from Harrisburg to Grayville, IL.  Up to four inches of snow is possible […]

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Headlines for Friday, February 27, 2015

A community pep rally will be held at 4:15 this afternoon at Fairfield Community High School to send the FCHS Mules off to Class 2-A Regional tournament action in Carmi tonight. The FCHS Mules will take on the Harrisburg Bulldogs at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on WFIW FM 104.9 with the […]

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Headlines for Thursday, February 26, 2015

44-year-old Gordon Yarbor of Wayne City has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to the theft of antiques from a farm north of McLeansboro. He was sentenced Wednesday in Hamilton County Circuit Court in McLeansboro.  Yarbor was arrested in the summer of 2013 after he and a […]

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Headlines for Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The Fairfield City Council has approved the purchase of another pickup truck for the Fairfield City Police Department. The vehicle will replace a 2006 Dodge Charger that has been wrecked five times, is on its third engine and needs a new transmission. Fairfield Aldermen approved the purchase of a used 4-wheel drive ¾ ton pickup […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Wilson County, TN officials report the first-degree murder trial of Bruce D. Mendenhall has been delayed again. Mendenhall, a native of Albion, is awaiting trial for the 2007 slaying of Symantha Winters of Lebanon, TN. In Wilson County Criminal Court Monday, the judge set the case for another status hearing on August 3. Winters’ body […]

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Headlines for Monday, February 23, 2015

Olney Central College is closed today after a fire damaged the second floor of the main building Saturday morning. An electrical panel in a closet caught fire and set a janitor’s cart on fire. The resulting blaze spread smoke throughout the Wattleworth building. Heavy smoke damage was reported throughout the structure. Illinois hospitals will see […]

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Headlines for Sunday, February 22, 2015

Fire Saturday morning caused smoke damage to the main hall at Olney Central College.  Terry Bruce, CEO of the Illinois Eastern Community Colleges, said an electrical panel caught fire, causing the damage in a closet that contains electrical equipment.  Bruce said the fire was contained to the second floor of Wattleworth Hall.  Because firemen had […]

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Headlines for Saturday, February 21, 2015

The main hall at Olney Central College sustained smoke damage Saturday morning after an electrical panel caught fire. Terry Bruce, CEO of the Illinois Eastern Community Colleges said the fire broke out in a closet that contains electrical equipment, spreading smoke through the building. “The fire was contained to the second floor of Wattleworth Hall,” […]

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Headlines for Friday, February 20, 2015

Firefighters from Browns and Albion battled a major fire at Crop Production Services in Browns early this morning. The structure was fully engulfed in flames when firemen arrived around 3 a.m. Firefighters were hampered by temperatures close to zero and brisk winds out of the southeast. The cause of the fire is under investigation. A […]

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Headlines for Thursday, February 19, 2015

30-year-old Dillion W. Bailey of Albion has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to being in possession of two ounces of ICE – a form of Crystal Methamphetamine. Bailey was arrested June 13 of last year following a traffic stop by a Grayville City Police officer. At the time of […]

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