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    Marion County to sell delinquent properties

    by  • October 3, 2013 • News

    SALEM — Marion County, as trustee, has completed its tax deed proceedings on properties that were delinquent for 2009 and prior real estate taxes. Marion County, as trustee, now will offer for sale approximately 118 properties at a public  auction at the Bryan-Bennett Library in Salem. Bidding will start at $600 per item. Bidders...

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    Obit: Sue Doolen

    by  • October 3, 2013 • News

    Sue Doolen, 80, of Centralia, IL passed away at 4:10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at Fireside House in Centralia, Illinois. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at the Irvin Funeral Home Chapel in Centralia, Illinois. Friends may call on Sunday afternoon from 12-2 p.m. at...

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    Centralia schedules trick-or-treat

    by  • October 3, 2013 • News

    Centralia Mayor Tom Ashby has announced that this year’s trick-or-treat night for the city of Centralia will be on Friday, October 25th from 6 to 8 p.m. for children 12 years of age and under. Please be aware that rain does not cancel trick-or-treat; parents are urged to use their own judgment if inclement...

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    Woodlawn deacon indicted for child sexual assault

    by  • October 3, 2013 • News

    A 68-year-old Woodlawn deacon and retired carpenter is free today on $25,000 cash bond, after having been arrested Tuesday on charges of sexually assaulting children. Charles “Charlie” Sanders of Sanders Road in Woodlawn has been indicted in Jefferson County on three Class X felony counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child under...

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    Wamac woman gets almost four years on meth charges

    by  • October 2, 2013 • News

    A 29-year-old Wamac woman was sentenced Wednesday in Clinton County Court to more than three years in prison, after she pleaded guilty to methamphetamine related charges. Nicole J. Evilsizer, also known as Nicole Short entered into a negotiated agreement in January, when she pleaded guilty to two Class 2 felony counts of possessing meth...

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