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    Three arrested in Salem on meth charges

    by  • August 5, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Three people remained in the Marion County Jail Monday morning, after being arrested Sunday morning on multiple methamphetamine charges. Marion County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 40-year-old Jason Hodge and 49-year-old Mark Hills, both of Salem, after executing a search warrant on Hodge’s Nation Road home. Hodge was charged with possession of meth with the intent...

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    Sandoval police chief uninjured in accident

    by  • August 2, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    A wrong way driver Friday afternoon was taken by ambulance to the hospital, after being involved in an accident on U.S. Highway 51 with the Sandoval police chief who was responding to a dispatch about wayward vehicle headed north out of Central City. Police Chief Andy Westman was uninjured when the Ford Explorer he...

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    Lawmaker wants ban on guns in places of worship

    by  • August 2, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    CAHOKIA (AP) — An Illinois lawmaker wants to change the state’s new concealed-carry law to ban guns in places of worship. The law bars concealed weapons from schools, courthouses, government buildings, libraries and public transit. But churches, mosques and synagogues must post signs if they don’t want people carrying guns onto the property. Democratic...

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