• Mt. Vernon man arrested on meth charge

    by  • April 8, 2014 • 0 Comments

    A 37-year-old Mt.Vernon man has been charged in Jefferson County court with multiple drug related crimes. Jerry A. England was charged this morning with felonyp0ssession of less than 5-grams of methamphetamine, felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor retail theft. England is awaiting trial in a 2013 felony meth possession case and is...

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    Centralia man arrested for domestic battery

    by  • April 8, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Bail was set Tuesday morning at $25,000 for a 23-year-old Centralia man who was arrested Monday night after police caught him following a foot chase near the railroad tracks. Martez Isiah is charged with felony aggravated battery of a pregnant or handicapped person and felony domestic battery with a prior conviction. Centralia police were...

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    Madigan warns of ATM hackers

    by  • April 8, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The Illinois attorney general is warning residents about hackers gaining unauthorized access to bank accounts and illegally withdrawing money from ATMs. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says the warning follows a report by federal banking regulators that there has been an increase in the number of illegal withdrawals from banks. Authorities say criminals are...

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    Obit: Pauline Marie Gambill

    by  • April 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

    SANDOVAL — Pauline Marie Gambill, 74, of Sandoval, died Monday, April 07, 2014 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born the daughter of Henry and Mathilda (Tolka) Lukaseck on April 30, 1939. She married Darrell A. Gambill on June 1, 1957 in Sandoval. He preceded her in death on Thursday, July 9,...

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    Obit: Lana Sue Carter

    by  • April 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

    SANDOVAL — Lana Sue Carter, 67, of Sandoval, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014 at her home. She was born the daughter of Albert and Margaret (Hintz) Hopkins on March 16, 1947 in Vandalia. She married Wayne Carter on August 6, 1966 at the Patoka Christian Church. Survivors include her husband, Wayne Carter of...

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