• Red Bud girl’s “kill list” posed no actual threat

    by  • December 18, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Police in southern Illinois’ Red Bud say they’ve concluded that a sixth-grade girl’s list of schoolmates she wanted to kill posed no actual threat. Reports say the unidentified girl’s so-called “kill list” involving 11 students was discovered Friday. Police investigated and have told parents there’s nothing to fear. Police and school administrators say the...

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    One Hope resident charged in child sex assault

    by  • December 18, 2013 • 0 Comments

    A 17-year-old resident of One Hope United was arrested Tuesday morning by Centralia police for alleged sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl. Phinique L.D. Jones was formally charged in Marion County court Wednesday morning, with two Class X counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of 13. According to...

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