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The Fairfield City Council Tuesday night approved the purchase of two pickup trucks to be used as patrol vehicles for the Fairfield City Police Department. The two trucks will be purchased from LeMonds in Fairfield at a cost of $26,150

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stacy oneA missing Mt. Carmel teen has been located and is back home with her family.  Alisa Stacy, 15 was located in Evansville, Indiana and returned home late Monday night.  Stacy was last seen by her family on

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stacy onestacy twoPolice in Mount Carmel, Ill. are requesting the public’s help in locating a missing Mt. Carmel teen that has not been seen since 10 o’clock Saturday night.  The missing juvenile has been identified as 15-year-old Alisa D. Stacy. 

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44-year-old Timothy W. Hightower of Xenia was cited for DUI and improper lane usage following an accident late Saturday morning at the east edge of Flora.  State police said Hightower was westbound on U.S. Route 50 and crossed the

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An arrest warrant has been issued for 65-year-old Jack Lee Harrison Sr. of Fort Smith, AR.  Harrison is accused of scamming an Edwards County man out of nearly $10,000 in a driveway paving scheme.  Harrison faces a Class-2

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While the search for 16-year-old Megan Nichols continues, Fairfield City Police advise that “at this time, interviews and evidence lead authorities to believe Megan left her residence of her own free will.”  Megan has been missing from her W.

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Nichols new pic croppedMeganThere’s been a twist in the search for Megan Nichols, a 16-year-old Fairfield girl who has been missing from her West Center Street home since July 3. City Police Chief Keith Colclasure reports that as the investigation progressed, it was

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GOING, TIMOTHY CA protective order has been agreed to in the sexual exploitation case of former FCHS teacher and coach Timothy C. Going of Fairfield.  The names of Going’s alleged victims will not be released to anyone not associated with the

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Heavy rains that developed mid-morning Tuesday forced the delay of the monthly storm siren tests in Fairfield. City Police Chief Keith Colclasure said a “silent test” of the siren system was carried out to ensure the devices are operating correctly.

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Beahringer, John M. 08032014John M. Beahringer, 51 of Bluford was arrested by Wayne City police Chief Anson Fenton on DUI charges and a warrant out of Madison County. The traffic stop was made shortly after midnight Sunday morning.  After allegedly giving police

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