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OFFICIALS RELEASE NAMES OF SANDOVAL BROTHERS KILLED IN SUNDAY CRASH

CLINTON COUNTY, IL — Authorities have released the names of two Sandoval residents killed in a two-vehicle crash Sunday night that sent a third resident to a St. Louis area hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Clinton County Coroner Phillip Moss confirmed that 11-year-old Adler Waterbury and his big...
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Rural Salem CILA resident charged with aggravated battery to staff member

A 30-year-old resident of a CILA home on the Selmaville Road in rural Salem was formally charged in Marion County Court on Monday with aggravated battery to a staff member. Laurence McCullan is accused of impeding the breathing of a female employee by applying pressure to her neck. McCullan was...
SALEM, IL
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Centralia Halloween Parade Theme selected

The Centralia Halloween Parade committee delivered a pizza party to a Schiller Kindergarten students on Monday to announce one of their classmates had their entry selected as the theme for this year’s parade. Parade Chair Butch Mathis made the announcement. “This year was chosen by a kindergarten at Schiller...
CENTRALIA, IL
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Police Beat for Monday, May 16th, 2022

A 22-year-old Centralia man has been arrested by Centralia Police for alleged domestic battery. Dalton Crabtree of South Cherry was taken to the Marion County Jail pending a decision on formal charges. 48-year-old Mary Nevells of East Kerr in Centralia was arrested by Salem Police for alleged possession of under...
CENTRALIA, IL
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Genevieve Elaine Byers, 93

Genevieve Elaine Byers, 93, of Neoga, Illinois formerly of Effingham, Illinois passed away May 16, 2022 in the Heartland Senior Living Center in Neoga, Illinois. Genny was born April 19, 1929 in Smithboro, Illinois to Raymond and Aline (Leever) Keeler. Her two siblings were Lois and Clyde. Genny married Hira “Bud” Byers on November 21, 1948. They were happily married for almost seventy-four years. Their children are Brenda (Lou) Haskett of Neoga, Illinois, Nancy Miller of Toledo, Illinois and Patty Claybaugh of Mahomet, Illinois.
NEOGA, IL
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Pickup truck destroyed in fire in rural Salem

The Salem Fire Protection District reports a pickup truck was destroyed by fire late Monday afternoon. The truck owned by Steve McConnaughhay was parked near where he was farming in the 5900 block of Apple Ridge Road southeast of Salem when the engine caught fire. The vehicle was fully engulfed when firemen arrived.
SALEM, IL
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Teutopolis Board Of Education Announces Tanner Lawson As Next THS Principal

The Teutopolis Board of Education has announced Tanner C. Lawson as the next principal of Teutopolis High School. Mr. Lawson released the following statement following the announcement:. “I am extremely honored to be the new Teutopolis High School Principal. It is truly a dream come true. When I first met...
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IHSA Baseball Regional Scoreboard

The post season began last night in Class 1a baseball. Beecher City was a 15-0 winner over Ramsey, Cisne over Dieterich 10-8, Elverado eliminated Woodlawn 6-5, Dupo over Lebanon 7-3, Mulberry Grove 11-1 winners over Okawville, Neoga shutout Martinsville 13-0, Valmeyer 11-9 over Metro East Lutheran, Wayne City routed NCOE 15-2.
BEECHER CITY, IL

Shelby Co. Sheriff’s Office looks for men connected to burglary

SHELBY COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Shelby County officers are looking for two people they said are connected to a burglary in April. Officers said they are looking for 28-year-old Nick Wilson. He is around 6’3″ and has been known to live in Decatur and Effingham. Additionally, they are looking for another man that was possibly […]
SHELBY COUNTY, IL
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Salem’s garbage contractor not happy with council’s inflation adjustment

The City of Salem’s garbage collector isn’t happy with the city council only providing them half the inflationary increase they requested. City Manager Rex Barbee is still hoping to find a solution as DBS Disposal is threatening to exercise an early out to their contract. “He said that...
SALEM, IL
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CHBC baseball beats Ramsey, advances to Regional Semis

Offensively for CHBC-Quaid Schlanser 2 for 2 with 2 RBI, RS, BB, Wes Radloff 2 for 3 with 2 RBI, RS, Wyatt Rueff 2 for 3 with 3 RBI, 2 RS, Conner Nowitzke 2 for 2 with 2 RBI, 2 RS, Layne Jones 1 for 1 with RS, Dactoah Waters 1 for 1 with 2 RBI, RS.
RAMSEY, IL
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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies make drug arrest in Dix area

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department reports a large amount of methamphetamine was seized following a Friday traffic stop on Route 37 at the East Middle Road intersection. The department reports that 38-year-old Anthony Mannino of Montgomery, Illinois was initially stopped due to poor driving habits. The subsequent investigation revealed...
DIX, IL
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Brehm Library offers adult book club

The C.E. Brehm Memorial Public Library in Mt. Vernon offers a variety of classes, special presentations and regular programs. One of their activities is the Adult Book Club which will meet at 10 a.m. on May 19. The book to be discussed is The Growing Season by Sarah Frey. A copy of the book will be available at the Circulation desk on the first floor.
VERNON, IL
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2022 05/19 – Bobby P. Campbell

Bobby P. Campbell, age 86 of Odin, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at Centralia Manor. Bobby was born on July 24, 1935, in Adair County, Kentucky the son of Raymond and Avis (Page) Campbell. He married Faye Sparks in 1955 in Columbia, Kentucky and she preceded him in death on April 9, 2020.
ODIN, IL
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