FCHS math teacher Tim Going made his first appearance in Wayne County Circuit Court Monday. Judge Tom Dinn informed Going that he faces a class-1 felony charge of burglary and a class-3 felony charge of unlawful videotaping of a person under the age of 18. Bond has been set at $250,000. Going’s bond forbids him from going on to FCHS property or contacting any FCHS student.
27-year-old Anthony C. Bridges of Carmi has been sentenced to 5 years in prison after pleading guilty to a class-1 felony charge of burglary. White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud says Bridges must also pay $818 in various fines and costs, which includes $342 restitution to his victim.
18-year-old Clayton Anderson of Shelbyville, IL has been sentenced to 3 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges he stole a McLeansboro woman’s car on May 5. Hamilton County State’s attorney Justin Hood says that Anderson has also been ordered to pay $907 in fines and court costs.
22-year-old Daniel K. Poshard of Carmi has been jailed on charges of unlawful restraint and domestic battery. Poshard is accused of beating his girlfriend, 24-year-old Tiffany Downs of Grayville, and threatening her with a knife.
Haley Woodrow of Fairfield is the recipient of the $500 Community College Healthcare Hero Award. Haley is the daughter of Kent and Kristie Woodrow of Enfield. She is a 2011 graduate of NCOE High School.
Pictured above are the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Volunteers who were honored during a special dinner for reaching their hour bars: Front Row- Anita Newcomb, David Land, Robert Morse, Sr., Richard Delsing, Kitty Dunlap, Judy Jelley. Back Row – Imo McGill, Carol Brach, Marie Rutger, Marlene Rogers, Vivian Struble, Dorothy Dickey
Graduation ceremonies for Edwards County High School have been set for 8 p.m. this Friday at the ECHS Gym in Albion. Senior Class President Karlin Compton will give the welcome.