46-year-old Eugene Lindsey of Carmi has been airlifted to an Evansville hospital after being shot in the chest Wednesday night at a home in Carmi. The suspect, Lindsey’s 76-year-old father Barry Lindsey (pictured) was taken to Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro for treatment of breathing problems. Barry Lindsey had been released from the hospital in […]
Dennis Dukes of Jackson, Michigan and formerly of Bastrop, Texas, Lebanon, Missouri, Goshen, Indiana, Elgin, Illinois and Champaign, Illinois died Monday, April 13, 2015 in Jackson, Michigan. A U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War, he had a 39 year career in the propane gas industry, working for Petrolane, Suburban, Skelgas, and Cornerstone Propane. […]
A Grayville police officer shot a man in the face Sunday afternoon during a routine traffic stop. It happened shortly before 4:45 Sunday afternoon on the parking lot of the Dollar General Store on the south edge of Grayville. According to White County Sheriff Doug Maier, Sgt. Jesse Burley with the Grayville Police Department […]
The City of Fairfield has been awarded a $250,000 Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity grant for renovations at the Fairfield City Police station located on Leininger Rd. The money will be used to make the structure handicap accessible. The project will include renovations to the lobby, and ADA compliant restroom, parking improvements and […]
The Wayne City@ North Clay Jr. High girls basketball game has been cancelled.
Fire heavily damaged a mobile home on North First Street in Fairfield Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters were called to 1007 North First Street shortly before 1 p.m. Police said the last known occupant of the home was Billy Smith. No one was hurt. The structure sustained heavy damage. Two kittens were rescued from the structure. The […]
Jessica Lynn Talbert and Eric Wade Smothers were married during a lakeside ceremony at the home of Jamie and Raven Smothers of Mill Shoals. Mindy Mark officiated the double ring ceremony at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The bride and groom exchanged wedding vows under a whitewashed arbor draped in purple tulle, built […]
73-year-old Dahlgren resident, Mary Winemiller died at 11:30 p.m. Monday, August 11 in DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton, MO. Survivors include her husband, Frederick “Rick” Winemiller of Dahlgren; a son, Stephen and wife Rebecca Winemiller of Dahlgren; three daughters, Stephanie Sanders of McLeansboro, Jacqueline Thomas of McLeansboro and Judith and husband Bill McCullough of McLeansboro; two […]
A female Yorkie was found on Young Drive in Fairfield. She has no collar and is only 3-4 lbs. If this is your dog please call 516-2741.
64-year-old Geff resident, Sharon Kay Middleton died at 6:40 a.m. Saturday, May 31 at her home. Survivors include her mother, Virginia Webb Harrell of Geff; her husband, William “Joe” Middleton of Geff; daughters, Tina Middleton West and Jackie Middleton, both of Geff; sons, Joseph William and wife Dusty Middleton and Jerome William Middleton, all of […]