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Fairfield grabs No. 1 seed for 54th playing of Eldorado Holiday Tournament
Mules, Massac County, Herrin, Gallatin County, Eldorado, West Frankfort, Edwards County & Carterville round out Top 8 teams
By Spyder Dann
Dec 12, 2018 2:43 PM
Hiring process for next park district executive director coming under heavy criticism
The three-member Harrisburg Township Park District board will decide on Dec. 19 who will take over for Ron Emery when he retires - either Emery's son, Blake, or a second candidate.
By Travis DeNeal
Dec 12, 2018 2:28 PM
Mike Roux: Making memories, and building a man
Nancy and I are blessed with five kids. We are double-blessed with five grandchildren, as well. Not all of my kids have embraced the hunting lifestyle and that's fine. It's still too early, but not all of my grandchildren appear to be interested, either. Six year-old Connor (CJ) is the exception so far.
By Mike Roux
Dec 12, 2018 1:28 PM
Illinois Bicentennial: Kenny Gray's legacy looms large in southern Illinois
Editor's note: The weekly Illinois Bicentennial series is brought to you by the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors and Illinois Press Association. More than 20 newspapers are creating stories about the state's history, places and key moments for the bicentennial Dec. 3, 2018. Stories published up to this date can be found at 200illinois.com. In 1956, a little-known freshman congressman from Franklin County in southern Illinois gave his first major speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, receiving a standing ovation for his efforts.
By Holly Kee
Dec 12, 2018 1:26 PM
Franklin County sheriff's blotter
The following incidents were obtained from Franklin County Sheriff David L. Bartoni. Note that arrests, charges and citations are allegations only, not findings of guilt. Nov. 26
Dec 12, 2018 1:22 PM
Franklin County land transfers
The following land transfers were filed from Nov. 26 to 30, 2018, in Franklin County. • Seller, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; buyer, Jecc Investments LLC; Deed; F W Dimmick's 2nd Add West Frankfort Lots 17, 18, 19 & PT 15 Blk 2.
Dec 12, 2018 1:20 PM
Benton hires full-time police officer
Morgan Corn, 23, will begin her duties Wednesday, Dec. 12, according to Chief of Police Kyle Melvin. She will be a probationary officer until her training is complete in about 12 weeks.
By Rick Hayes
Dec 12, 2018 1:19 PM
Benton police blotter
The following incidents were obtained from the Benton Police Department. Note that arrests, charges and citations are allegations only, not findings of guilt. Nov. 30
Dec 12, 2018 1:18 PM
Christmas comes to Chester
Music, games, a parade, crafts and more as crowds welcome the season at the annual Christmas on the River Festival
Dec 12, 2018 1:01 PM
Local veterans named to Illinois' 'Honor 200' are feted at Bicentennial party
Illinois' Bicentennial birthday party, held at Chicago's Navy Pier on Dec. 3, also included a salute to the "Honor 200," 200 Illinois veterans honored for their continued service to our state and country. Seven residents of state Sen. Paul Schimpf's 58th Senate District are among the "Honor 200" and were honored at the celebration: Charles "Red" Becker of Evansville; Ethan Blumhorst of Carbondale; Eugene L. Holloway of Chester; John Kowalski of Scheller; John C. Preston of Red Bud; Dustin Row of Columbia; and Oscar Harrison Sanders Jr., of Anna.
Submitted by Mike Brooks/Illinois Senate Republican Staff
Dec 12, 2018 12:33 PM
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