• NEW Local Sports Program to debut on WILY – October 11

    by  • September 13, 2014

    Those looking for local sports programming on WILY between 9am and 11 on Saturday mornings will be ecstatic on Saturday, October 11.  This week, Withers Broadcasting announced new programming would debut on that date. Those tuned into WILY between 9AM-11AM the next few weeks will hear the following promotional announcement: “Local sports will never...

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    Fairfield man arrested after gun threat locks down schools

    by  • September 22, 2014

    FAIRFIELD — Police have made an arrest in a Monday morning school threat in Wayne County, after a social media website cooperated with authorities. A threat that someone had a gun inside Fairfield Community High School resulted in a lockdown Monday morning of both the high school and nearby Center Street Grade School. According...

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    Former Centralia man killed in one-car accident

    by  • September 22, 2014

    FERGES — A 31-year-old Marion man, who was formerly from Centralia, died late Sunday in a single-vehicle accident.  the accident on Charleston Road in Ferges was reported to authorities at about 9:21 p.m, according to Williamson County Coroner Michael “Junior” Burke the vehicle was traveling south when it left the road and struck a...

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    Three more charged in Marion County meth case

    by  • September 22, 2014

    SALEM — Three of five people arrested in connection with alleged manufacture of methamphetamine were formally charged in Marion County court Monday morning. Fifty-year-old Beth A. Hall, her 24-year-old daughter-in-law Brittany M. Hall, both of Alma, and 23-year-old Rebecca L. Eldridge, of Salem, have all been charged with Class 1 felony manufacture of less...

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    Law enforcement searching for missing man at Herrin Lake

    by  • September 22, 2014

    WILLIAMSON COUNTY — The Williamson County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a 19-year-old Marion man who has been reported missing after making threats to harm himself. According to Sheriff Bennie Vick, around 6:45 p.m.Sunday, his office received a report that an individual identified as Robert M. Boaz had made threats to harm himself and...

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