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PROSECUTION FOR 71 YEAR OLD MULBERRY GROVE MAN BEGINS

PROSECUTION FOR 71 YEAR OLD MULBERRY GROVE MAN BEGINS

Fayette County prosecutors on Tuesday began presenting their case against a 71-year-old Mulberry Grove man accused of the September 17th, 2017 murder of a Brownstown man. David Leroy Bright is facing two counts first-degree murder for the death of James Skinner in his home. Witness testimony included statements from Skinner’s son who found his father’s body the…

3 INJURED AS A RESULT OF CRASH IN SANDOVAL

3 INJURED AS A RESULT OF CRASH IN SANDOVAL

Three people were taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash around 3:30 just north of the U.S. 51 and U.S. 50 intersection in Sandoval. According to crash reports, two juvenile passengers in a Van and the driver of an SUV were taken to SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment of injuries after the…

BLUFORD WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER CHASE WITH JEFFERSON COUNTY DEPUTIES

BLUFORD WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER CHASE WITH JEFFERSON COUNTY DEPUTIES

A 35-year-old Bluford woman was arrested early Wednesday morning after she was reportedly fled from Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies following an attempted traffic stop. According to the sheriff’s department, around midnight Wednesday, Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies attempted a traffic stop of a white Mazda on Markham Lane near IL Hwy 15. The Mazda reportedly ran from the deputy…

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Covid-19 Information

Practice social distancing by putting space between yourself and others. Continue to practice healthy habits to help slow the spread of #COVID19. . • Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds • Clean and then disinfect frequently used surfaces • Stay home if you’re sick • Avoid touching your face Learn more about staying safe…

Local Blood Drives

The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations as hospitals resume non-urgent and elective procedures, increasing the demand for blood products. Blood donors are urgently needed to make donation appointments to prevent another shortage like the one that occurred at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March.  Wed, Sept 23: Central…

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RESCHEDULED- The Guess Who @ River City Casino & Hotel

RESCHEDULED- The Guess Who @ River City Casino & Hotel

RESCHEDULED – March 6, 2021 @ 8:00 pm @ River City Casino & Hotel ON SALE •  PRICES • $77.50, $57.50, $52, 50, $47.50, $42.50, $29.50 TIME • Show 8:00 pm If you have purchased tickets to this show, please keep them as they will be valid for the rescheduled concert. Tickets available at River City Casino or at Ticketmaster.com. Guests must…

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