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 Robert MeadWhite County Sheriff Dougcurrier Maier says two inmates were missing from the White County Jail this morning.  26-year-old Donald Currier of Golden Gate (right) and 32-year-old Robert M. Mead of Johnston City, IL  (left) were missing from

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costonIllinois’ Fifth District Court of Appeals has rejected Danny K. Coston’s appeal of his conviction for the August, 2012 slaying of a young Southern Illinois couple. The ruling was issued Thursday afternoon. Coston, 39 of Centerville, Ill. is currently serving

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An elderly Sims man faces a charge of disorderly conduct for allegedly using a shotgun to kill his neighbor’s dog. 80-year-old Jackie L. “Jack” Scott is accused of killing a dog belonging to his neighbor, Jamie L. Howard. The incident

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bridwellA McLeansboro, Ill. man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges he had unlawful sexual contact with a minor under the age of 13. Stephen K. Bridwell, 21 entered a guilty plea to a

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campbellAt 9:14 a.m. this morning, Gibson County Indiana Central Dispatch received a report of a shoplifter at the Pilot Travel Center located on 1042 E. Warrenton Road and US 41. When officers arrived an investigation was conducted and 23 year

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19-year-old Thomas Hatcher of Fairfield was jailed Friday on a preliminary charge of aggravated domestic battery.  Hatcher is accused of slapping and choking his 15-year-old girlfriend.  Hatcher was arrested by Fairfield City Police on S.W. 6th Street

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27-year-old Alan Dale Stratton of Crossville was injured and cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident following a motorcycle wreck Saturday afternoon in White County.  State police say Stratton was riding a motorcycle on White County

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The Fairfield Community High School Homecoming Parade was held Friday afternoon in downtown Fairfield.  The parade lasted about 25 minutes.  The FCHS Senior class won first in the float entries, receiving $100.  Second place and $75 went

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The Carmi Police Department is asking for help in identifying two suspects in a retail theft case at WalMart here in Carmi, Illinois. The suspects were driving a white color Cadillac with unknown license information.  The theft occurred

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Black_MeganMegan Black (pictured left) has been hired as the Director of Instructional Services at Frontier Community College.  She comes to Frontier from the University of Southern Indiana at Evansville where she served as Assistant Director of Admissions.  She

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