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February 28: Book Talk – Mt Vernon

February 28: Book Talk – Mt Vernon

    CE Brehm Memorial Library will host Book Talk By: CG Richardson on February 28 at 6:30pm. He will discuss his new book “The Adamski Absolution” and will be available for signing booksread more

March 2: A Classical Evening- Mt Vernon

March 2: A Classical Evening- Mt Vernon

Join us March 2nd for the Coram Deo Gala, “A Classical Evening” featuring special guest speaker, Martin Cothran. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.thecoramdeo.org/galaread more

Vandalia Lawyer Named Associate Judge for Fourth Judicial Circuit.

VANDALIA — Chief Judge Kimberly G. Koester announced Tuesday that the Fourth Judicial Circuit Judges have voted to select Jeffrey A. DeLong as Associate Judge of the Fourth Judicial Circuit, effective February 8, 2019. DeLong will be filling the vacancy created by the election of then-Associate Judge Amanda Ade-Harlow to Resident Circuit Judge of Shelby County.…read more

Shutdown & Weather Creates Emergency Need for Blood

ILLINOIS (RFD) — The American Red Cross is putting out an emergency call for blood and platelet donors, as the recent winter storms and government shutdown together have combined to limit the donations received in recent weeks. Agency organizers are asking you to find a blood drive near you and roll up your sleeve. Joe…read more

CPD names Sgt. Jamie James “Officer of the Year” for 2018

CENTRALIA — Centralia Police Chief Brian Atchison has announced that Sergeant Jamie James has been named the Centralia Police Department “2018 Officer of the Year”. The presentation of the award was made at the annual police department Christmas party. Atchison says every December each member of the department is asked to nominate someone for Employee…read more

Jefferson County Arrests

Jefferson County Arrests

On Friday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News:   40-year-old Jon Hartman of Bonnie was arrested Thursday for identity theft less than $300.   24-year-old Taylor Dulaney of Opdyke was arrested Thursday for open dumping causing litter.   51-year-old Vernon Rado of Robinson was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Thursday for DUI.   36-year-old…read more

Holiday Season Can Bring Out Range of Emotions in People

ILLINOIS (RFD) — The holidays can be a stressful time for many people and a health care professional from northwest Illinois has some advice. Andy Jackson is with Sinnissippi Centers. He says there are many emotions that come with the holiday season. Jackson also advises steering clear of some of the more political topics during…read more

Jefferson County Arrest Reports 11-19-18

MT. VERNON — On Monday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to WMIX / WDML News: 38-year-old Charles Banes of Ina was arrested Friday for theft less than $500. 57-year-old Bryan Haynes of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Friday for disorderly conduct. 27-year-old Jerold Ellis of Mt. Vernon was…read more

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