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Woman Dead In Shelbyville Semi-Pedestrian Crash

Illinois State Police are investigating an accident in Shelbyville Friday that left a pedestrian dead. WAND-TV reports that a semi was attempting to make a right-hand turn at Route 128 and Main Street when a woman in a wheelchair entered the roadway. The semi struck the 58-year-old woman. She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
SHELBYVILLE, IL
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Marion County Sheriff’s Department investigates thefts and burglaries

The Marion County Sheriff’s Department investigated three theft and burglary complaints last week. The sheriff’s department was called Thursday to a building in the 100 block of Railroad Street in Patoka where nearly 900 electronic components were stolen. Most of the items were later recovered at a recycling business. The sheriff’s department is looking for a suspect.
MARION COUNTY, IL
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Pedestrian dies after deadly crash

  SHELBYVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — A pedestrian has died as a result of being hit by a truck-tractor semi trailer. Shannon D. Watkins, 58 from Shelbyville, died on July 1st. Semi-truck driver Michael L. Snow, 53, struck Watkins. Investigators state that the semi trailer was stopped at the intersection of Illinois Route 128 and Main […]
SHELBYVILLE, IL
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Salem Firemen confine pickup truck fire to contents

The Salem Fire Protection District was able to confine a fire in a pickup truck owned by Kevin Bishop of Julia Drive in Salem to the contents in the bed of the truck. There was concern when the fire was called in that the fire could spread to Bishop’s mobile home a short distance away. However, a quick knockdown kept that from occurring as well as the fire spreading to the rest of the truck.
SALEM, IL
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Troopers investigate deadly crash involving semi vs pedestrian

SHELBYVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - Illinois State Police said it is investigating a deadly crash involving a semi and pedestrian. ISP said on Friday at 1:52 p.m. Troopers responded to IL 128 at Main Street in Shelbyville for a report of a crash. The preliminary investigation indicated a semi was stopped...
SHELBYVILLE, IL
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Meet The Contractor & Project Manager Behind GU’s Building Projects

Charles McPherson, owner and CEO of CMI General Contractors, Inc. As an accounting major at Greenville University in the early 1980s, Charles McPherson learned the building blocks of the profession – assets, liabilities, and cash flow. During more than a quarter century in the construction business, he’s also developed...
GREENVILLE, IL
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TIF Committee Meeting Set For Wednesday

There will be a TIF Committee meeting Wednesday, July 6th at 6pm at Teutopolis Village Hall at 106 West Main Street in Teutopolis. The Committee will be going over current amounts available in TIF I & II, payment plan to repay the Village, coming up with projections and possible projects to use TIF dollars on.
TEUTOPOLIS, IL
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Extreme Heat Cancels Summer Nationals At Fayette County

BROWNSTOWN, Ill. – DIRTcar and Fayette County Speedway officials have canceled Wednesday’s event due to forecasted extreme temperatures. The event for the DIRTcar Summer Nationals Late Models and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds will not be made up. Illinois-Indiana Week will now begin Thursday, July 7, with the...
FAYETTE COUNTY, IL
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Orlando Pride vs. Racing Louisville FC: Preview, How to Watch, TV Info, Live Stream, Lineups, Match Thread, and More

Welcome to your match thread as the Orlando Pride (2-5-2, 8 points) and Racing Louisville FC (2-4-3, 9 points) face off at Daytona International Speedway. The game is a part of the 2022 Daytona SoccerFest, a two-day event that also includes a friendly between Colombian rivals Deportivo de Cali and America de Cali on Saturday and a legends game on Sunday. This is the first of two scheduled meetings between the sides this season, with the Pride making the trip to Louisville on Sept. 16.
ORLANDO, FL
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Stolen motorcycle lands Shelby County man behind bars

A stolen motorcycle led to multiple charges for a Tower Hill man. Elijah Keppler, 28, is accused of entering a building and stealing a Yamaha motorcycle. Shelby County State’s Attorney Nichole Kroncke says Keppler had .22 caliber ammunition and methamphetamine on him at the time of the crime. Keppler...
SHELBY COUNTY, IL
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Sandoval woman arrested for alleged DUI following crash in rural Odin

A 29-year-old Sandoval woman has been arrested for alleged driving under the influence following a two vehicle crash in the 1200 block of Red Stripe Road in rural Odin. Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies say Cassandra Deadmond rear-ended a car on the side of the road that had run out of gas. The driver, 20-year-old Elizabeth Mansell of Valentine Street in Odin, was still waiting in the vehicle waiting for gas to arrive.
ODIN, IL
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AREA BLOOD DRIVES THIS WEEK

(OLNEY/NEWTON) The American Red Cross is still in need of all blood types and platelets as all area donors are strongly encouraged to get out and give blood at their next earliest opportunity. Here’s the list of upcoming area and regional blood drives coming up :. * Tuesday (7/5/22)...
NEWTON, IL
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Vernon woman pleads guilty to stabbing estranged husband and friend

MARION COUNTY, IL — A 40-year-old Vernon woman pleaded guilty Thursday in Marion County Court to stabbing her estranged husband and his friend earlier this year and was sentenced to four years in prison. Heidi Wynn was arrested in April and charged with Class 2 felony aggravated domestic battery,...
MARION COUNTY, IL
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