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    Area emergency management agencies receiving grant funds

    by  • August 22, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Governor Pat Quinn has announced that grants totaling $4 million have been awarded by the Illinois Emergency  Management Agency to help 121 accredited city and county emergency management agencies throughout Illinois support local disaster preparation and response efforts. County and municipal emergency management agencies receiving the grants include Centralia receiving $3,886.99, Clinton County getting...

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    Two arrested in Centralia meth conspiracy

    by  • August 21, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA — Two Centralia residents are being held in the Marion County Jail today, charged with conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. Sheriff’s deputies arrested 30-year-old Heather M. Pratt and 30-year-old Anthony D. Winkler, both of residences on north Cherry Street in Centralia. They were taken into custody after allegedly admitting they purchased pseudoephedrine pills that...

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    Courthouse relaxing new dress code

    by  • August 21, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    An area courthouse is relaxing its recently overhauled dress code to allow visitors to wear to shorts — if they’re long enough. Jefferson County Officials began enforcing a new dress code this week. The rules also banned pajamas, house slippers, hats, tank tops, muscle shirts and halter tops along with inappropriate or offensive logos....

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