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NASDAQ
4880.23
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2059.69
-8.2
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NASDAQ
4880.23
-20.66
-0.42%
S&P500
2059.69
-8.2
-0.40%
NASDAQ
4880.23
-20.66
-0.42%
S&P500
2059.69
-8.2
-0.40%
NASDAQ
4880.23
-20.66
-0.42%
S&P500
2059.69
-8.2
-0.40%

Archive | Local News

Headlines for Sunday, March 22, 2015

60-year-old Rayma Holstein of Olney, IL was hurt Saturday afternoon in an accident on the St. Marie Road in Jasper County.  State police said Holstein lost control of her vehicle on a curve, causing it to hit a guardrail and land in a ditch.  She was taken to Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney for treatment […]

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Headlines for Saturday, March 21, 2015

Several teachers were rehired during Thursday night’s meeting of the Fairfield Community High School Board.  Those rehired include Samantha Smith, Bethanie Rush, Kelsey St. Ledger, Jenna Turpin, Elizabeth Bray, Kali Strong, Donnie Lyons, Natalie Hurd and Jara Mitchell.  Lyons was rehired as assistant football coach. Mt. Carmel, IL police are investigating the death of a […]

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Headlines for Friday, March 20, 2015

  At Thursday night’s meeting of the Fairfield Community High School Board of Education, members approved a number of personnel issues. The following teachers were rehired: Samantha Smith, Bethanie Rush, Kelsey St Ledger, Jenna Turpin, Elizabeth Bray, Kali Strong, Donnie Lyons, Natalie Hurd, and Jara Mitchell. Donnie Lyons was rehired as assistant football coach. Area […]

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Boyles

Headlines for Thursday, March 19, 2015

The mother of a missing Fairfield teen will be one of the speakers at an upcoming prayer service for missing loved ones. Kathy Jo Hutchcraft, the mother of Megan Nichols will join two local pastors on Saturday, March 28 for a prayer service. Megan (pictured)  has been missing since July 3 of last year. The […]

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Dr. Bruinsma

Headlines for Wednesday, March 18, 2015

  Officials with Frontier Community College have announced that Foundation Hall has been re-named “Bob Boyles Hall” in memory of the late Bob Boyles. Mr. Boyles joined Frontier Community College in 1981 and by 1986 he became the Director of Adult and Continuing Education. Boyles retired in 2007, after 26 years of service. Boyles returned […]

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colten campbell

Headlines for Tuesday, March 17, 2015

31-year-old Rocky L. Hoard of Mount Carmel has been sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to a Class-1 felony charge of residential arson. In pleading guilty, Hoard admitted he tossed a can of gasoline into a mobile home occupied by two residents in Mt. Carmel. The incident happened at about 3 a.m. […]

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Headlines for Monday, March 16, 2015

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a rash of car burglaries in Fairfield. 18-year-old Ben T. Borah of Fairfield and a 17-year-old juvenile boy were arrested over the weekend. The two are accused of entering cars, stealing change and other small items. The mother of the juvenile, 35-year-old Jessica Riley was arrested for […]

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Headlines for Sunday, March 15, 2015

Area rivers remain above flood stage following Friday’s heavy rainfall and should crest in the next few days.  The Skillet Fork at Wayne City should be below its 15 foot flood stage by Monday morning.  The Little Wabash at Clay City should fall slowly to around 20 feet by this Friday, about two feet above […]

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Headlines for Saturday, March 14, 2015

The Boil order issued for parts of Wayne City has been lifted.  People in the affected area need no longer boil water to be used for human consumption.  All water samples have passed inspection.   29-year-old Joseph M. Murphy of Grayville has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after entering a negotiated guilty plea […]

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Joseph Murphy

Headlines for Friday, March 13, 2015

A Grayville, Ill. man jailed earlier this year on charges he sexually assaulted a victim under the age of 13 has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. Joseph M. Murphy, 29 was sentenced Friday in Edwards County Circuit Court at Albion.Murphy avoided a jury trial by entering a negotiated guilty plea to a Class-1 […]

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