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    Ziegler man charged with child porn possession

    by  • October 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    A Ziegler man is behind bars facing child porn charges in Franklin County. Reports indicate Franklin county sheriff’s deputies arrested 44-year-old David A. Owens on Tuesday and charged him with indecent solicitation of a child, grooming and possession of child pornography. Franklin County Sheriff Don Jones says the arrest was a subject of an...

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    Furloughed fed workers have to repay unemployment benefits

    by  • October 22, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    State officials say federal employees in Illinois who were furloughed during the shutdown have to repay unemployment insurance benefits. The Illinois department of employment security said Monday in a release that preliminary data shows that of the 2,937 federal workers who applied for unemployment insurance, 577 went on to be paid benefits. That represents...

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