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Fairfield City Police are investigating an apparent stabbing at the Dallas Broz residence on S.W. 6th Street last night.  A witness told police that Broz was stabbed by his girlfriend.  Broz was taken to Fairfield Memorial Hospital

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Fairfield City Police are investigating an alleged home invasion that happened Wednesday. The victim has been identified as Ryan D. Thomason, 23 of Fairfield. The alleged suspect is Andy Bailey, 22 of Cisne.  Details of the incident were not

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GOING, TIMOTHY CFederal prosecutors have filed charges against Fairfield Community High School math instructor and cross-country coach Timothy C. Going.  A review of computer equipment seized from Going’s Fairfield home revealed he was in possession of numerous images of child porn

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28-year-old Rasheik Moore of Fairfield was arrested early this morning after he allegedly tried to stab a woman during an altercation in the street near the intersection of Wayne Street and Illinois Avenue.  The alleged victim, 20-year-old Tessie Bonin

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A Boaz, KY man has entered a guilty plea to charges he robbed the Old National Bank branch facility in Harrisburg last October.  28-year-old Casey Allen Heflin was out on parole from a previous bank robbery conviction when he

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Salem, IL held its Relay For Life event Friday night and Saturday morning.  Reports say the event raised a total of $79,654 just short of a goal of $90,000.  Reports also said the event was delayed for 45

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54 Rend Lake College Practical Nursing students completed their program Thursday night during the annual Pinning Ceremony, held in the Rend Lake College Theatre.  Among the 54 students were some from Wayne County.  Students who graduate from the

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62-year-old Donald J. Schubert of Fairfield was hurt in an accident late Thursday afternoon in Grover Township.  Police say Schubert was westbound on Sunrise Drive and missed a curve in the roadway, causing the vehicle he was driving to

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Rotary

New officers for the Fairfield Rotary Club were installed at the club’s weekly meeting today (Thursday) in the Elks Dining Room.  Succeeding Royce Carter as President is Clinton Legg.  Jervaise McDaniel will serve as Vice-President.  Brad Jesop

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tank fire photo

(photo courtesy of Richard Perkins III)

Several fighters were on the scene of a tank battery fire in Mt. Erie on Monday evening.  The Cisne Volunteer Fire Department, along with the Fairfield Rural Fire Department, Orachardville and Clay City

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