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Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-21-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-21-19

MT. VERNON — On Thursday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 38-year-old Daynel Sullivan of Mt. Vernon was arrested Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant. 51-year-old Michael Pennington of Myrtle Beach,  SC was arrested Wednesday for money  laundering and possession of a controlled substance. 52-year-old Allen Dennis…read more

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-20-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-20-19

MT. VERNON — On Wednesday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 22-year-old Dalton Barnes of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Tuesday for DUI. 56-year-old Gregory Shell of Keenes was arrested Tuesday on an in-state warrant. 40-year-old Jessica Jones of Mt. Vernon was arrested by…read more

Jefferson County Arrests Reports 2-19-19

Jefferson County Arrests Reports 2-19-19

On Tuesday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 53-year-old William Jones of Mt. Vernon was arrested Friday for four counts of meth delivery less than five grams, two counts of meth possession less than five grams, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. 44-year-old Timothy White…read more

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-15-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-15-19

On Friday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 18-year-old Spensor Bierman of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Thursday for criminal damage to property less than $300. 33-year-old Deron Moore of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Thursday for criminal trespass to a…read more

Opioid Alternative Pilot Program Now Available in Illinois

ILLINOIS (RFD) — The state has rolled out the new Opioid Alternative Pilot Program. The initiative involves medical cannabis as an alternative to treating pain says Conny Moody with the Illinois Department of Public Health. More information on the program is available online at dph.illinois.gov.read more

There’s a New Twist on and Old Romance Scam

There’s a New Twist on and Old Romance Scam

ILLINOIS (RFD) — Romance scams aren’t limited to just draining your bank account anymore. The Better Business Bureau says there are now variations on the scam that could land you in jail if you participate willingly or unwillingly in moving dirty money or drugs for the scammer that has convinced you they have a romantic…read more

Illinois Lawmakers Move to Send More State Funds to Local Municipalities

Illinois Lawmakers Move to Send More State Funds to Local Municipalities

SPRINGFIELD (IRN) — Illinois lawmakers unanimously approved of legislation that would gradually send more state income tax revenue to local cities and towns even though it would happen at the cost of the state’s woefully unbalanced budget. Illinois collects personal and corporate income taxes and then sends just over six percent of that to local…read more

Illinois to Release March Food Stamp Benefits Early

SPRINGFIELD (IRN) — The state of Illinois is ready to get residents on food stamps in the state their next round of benefits as quickly as they can. The Illinois Department of Human Services says it will distribute the benefits, officially known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, all at once because families last got…read more

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-14-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-14-19

MT. VERNON — On Thursday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 43-year-old Charles Allen of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Wednesday for criminal damage to property. 41-year-old Toby Gibson of Centralia was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Wednesday for driver’s license expired for more…read more

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-13-19

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 2-13-19

MT. VERNON — On Wednesday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 27-year-old Morgan Lusby of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Monday for driving on a suspended license. 40-year-old Ayanna Dinwiddie of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Tuesday for driving on a…read more

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