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    April spring cleaning planned in Salem

    by  • March 31, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    Spring is definitely in the air and April is about spring cleaning in Salem, with multiple events scheduled throughout the month. Starting April 1, and running through April 5, is Neighbor to Neighbor. Keep Salem Beautiful volunteers will be working in the yard of an area resident. Then from April 7th, rough the 12,...

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    Centralia traffic stop results in two felony drug arrests

    by  • March 31, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    Centralia police arrested two people Saturday night, after a traffic stop resulted in the alleged discovery of a controlled  substance. According to reports, 21-year-old Ricosha Young, of Centralia, was arrested after she was being walked away from the vehicle and reportedly dropped a baggie holding multiple other baggies that contained a substance that field...

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    Proposed budget plan coul re-open Murphysboro IYC

    by  • March 27, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    The state’s shuttered juvenile prison in Murphysboro could be reopened as a special adult prison for drunk driving offenders under Gov. Pat Quinn’s budget proposal. The plan, which relies on the General Assembly making the 67 percent income tax increase permanent, could bring jobs to a southern Illinois facility that Quinn closed less than...

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