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Archive | Local News

Headlines for Monday, May 11, 2015

Wayne County native Joe D. Weccele has been formally charged in White County Circuit Court with two felony drug offenses. According to court records, Weccele, 56, formerly of Sims, has been charged with a class-1 felony count of unlawful delivery of methamphetamine, a class-2 felony charge of possession of 5 – 15 grams of meth […]

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Headlines for Sunday, May 10, 2015

Waves of showers and possible thunderstorms are expected in the region again today and could continue into Monday, as a storm system makes its way across the Midwest, which resulted in tornadoes in parts of northern Texas and Oklahoma, along with at least one fatality.  Heavy rain fell in parts of the region Saturday.  Here […]

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Headlines for Saturday, May 9, 2015

  The next meeting of the Fairfield City Council is set for this Tuesday night starting at 6 p.m.  Swearing in of newly elected officials will take place at the meeting.  Items on the official agenda include awarding of bids for a garage department truck and a report on the city’s financial condition.  Approval is […]

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Headlines for Friday, May 8, 2015

The Wayne County Crimestoppers organization is offering a minimum reward of $250 for information leading to an arrest in connection with a recent rash of vehicle burglaries. Local police report at least five guns have been taken recently from unlocked vehicles. Anyone with information about these burglaries should call 842-9777. You do not have to […]

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Headlines for Thursday, May 7, 2015

Wayne County Sheriff Mike Everett and Chief Deputy Andy Milner are among those attending the annual Illinois Police Memorial Service today in Springfield. The event is staged every year to honor Illinois law enforcement officers who have given their lives in the performance of their duties. This year, the name of a Wayne County constable […]

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Headlines for Wednesday, May 6, 2015

The Fairfield Lions Club has named its 2015 Star Student. This year’s award goes to Nathaniel Lackey. Nathaniel named Angie Hout as his grade school star teacher. His high school star teacher was Adam Book. The local Lions have also named their Star Teacher. Miss Diana Zurliene, the Fairfield Grade School Superintendent received the honor. […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, May 5, 2015

John and Mary Moreland of West Frankfort have closed the deal on the purchase of the McDonald’s Restaurants in Fairfield and Albion. With their latest acquisition, the Morelands now have 11 McDonald’s in Southern Illinois. Former owners Tom and Lisa Konopasek have officially retired after 26 years of McDonald’s ownership. Their other locations are in […]

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Headlines for Monday, May 4, 2015

  BOND REDUCED – A judge in White County has agreed to lower the bond on shooting suspect, 76-year-old Barry Lindsey of Carmi. Lindsey’s bond has been reduced from $50,000 cash to $30,000 cash and he is expected to post bond later today and be released from custody. Barry Lindsey faces formal charges of attempted […]

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Headlines for Sunday, May 3, 2015

The State of Illinois’ economy is reported to be improving, according to an index used by the University of Illinois to measure the state’s economic condition since the recession.  An index of the state’s economy maintained by the university’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs said Friday its “Flash Index” hit 107.1 for the month […]

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Headlines for Saturday, May 2, 2015

  Fairfield Community High School held its annual Awards Day Friday with several thousand dollars in scholarships awarded.  Among the scholarships was the Stan David Memorial Scholarship awarded to Nathaniel Lackey and Brittney Glisson for $500 each.  Winners of Fairfield First Step Rotary Scholarships in the amount of $750 each were Brittney Glisson, Collin Koker, […]

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