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Jefferson County Arrest Reports 4-18-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 4-18-19

MT. VERNON — On Thursday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 31-year-old Lena Burk was arrested Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant. 53-year-old Fredrick Goss of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Wednesday for possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting or…

Jeffco Chamber excited to honor health heroes at Thursday Night Live

Jeffco Chamber excited to honor health heroes at Thursday Night Live

MT. VERNON — United Way of South Central Illinois, in conjunction with the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, will be announcing their 2ndAnnual Compassionate Caregiver of The Year award at the chamber luncheon on May 16th. The award is a co-sponsored by Crossroads Community and SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital’s. Executive Director with United Way,…

Alma man sentenced for discharging gun in ex-wife’s home

MARION COUNTY — A 30-year-old Alma man was sentenced Tuesday in Marion County court to 5-years in prison after he had earlier pleaded guilty to entering his ex-wife’s home and firing a weapon. Rollie Rozkiewicz pleaded guilty in February to Class 1 felony aggravated discharge of a firearm in an occupied building in exchange for…

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Wed, April 17: Salem Community Center, 416 Oglesby, 12:00 – 6:00 pm Wed, April 17: Du Quoin Elementary/Middle School, 500 East South Street, 2:00 – 6:00 pm Sat, April 20: Centralia Moose Family Center, 1824 South Poplar, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Wed, April 24: Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School, 9545 Shattuc Road, Centralia, 2:00…

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