A series of deadly tornadoes hit Illinois Sunday, leaving six people dead. Two elderly residents died in the small Washington County town of New Minden. Three Massac County residents died after a twister ripped through Brookport. One person died
Widespread storm damage is being reported in Wayne, Edwards and Wabash Counties. The Mark and Jervaise McDaniel Home in Edwards County was destroyed. The Andy Glover home near Mt. Erie has been damaged. Multiple structures destroyed in
Mt. Carmel, IL businessman and CPA Kevin C. Williams was sentenced Friday to ten years in federal prison for swindling an elderly Mt. Carmel, IL woman out of nearly $3 million. Williams will have to report to prison next
Mount Carmel businessman and CPA Kevin C. Williams has been sentenced to ten years in federal prison for swindling an elderly Mount Carmel woman’s trust out of nearly $3 million. Williams will have to report to prison next Thursday.
Investigators with the Illinois Attorney General’s office executed a search warrant at the home of a Carmi, Ill. man Wednesday, seizing computers that contained a large quantity of suspected child pornography. Donald H. Currier, III, 64 was arrested at
At last night’s Fairfield City Council meeting, the council voted to begin the process to purchase a home on property acquired from the Pappas family for future city developments. The home was appraised at $62,000. City Attorney Mike
The FBI has been asked to join the investigation into alleged embezzlement of thousands of dollars from Wayne-White Electric by the former Manager of Financial and Office Services, Bruce Johnson. A statement issued by Wayne-White CEO Daryl Donjon revealed
Fairfield’s Veterans Day service was held today at the Veterans Section of Maple Hill Cemetery. The service included the laying of the wreath at the monument of the Unknown Service Person, a 21-gun salute and the playing of Taps.
The Fairfield City Council meets this Tuesday night. On Tuesday night’s agenda is the appointment of an auxiliary policeman, and the selling of previously provided pistols to police officers. The council is also expected to discuss a “Performance
37-year-old Michael S. Wright of Broughton, IL was cited for driving suspended, operating an uninsured vehicle, failure to yield and failure to secure a child in a child restraint device following a two-vehicle wreck in Broughton early Friday afternoon.