White County, ILWTVW

One dead after oil field accident in White County

WHITE COUNTY, Ill (WEHT) – A man in White County has died after an oil field accident on Monday. Police say that they received a call just before 11 p.m. from an employee of Consolidated Drilling Services. The caller said that an elevator latch came undone while they were loading oil field pipes into tubs, and a pipe struck an employee.
Picture for One dead after oil field accident in White County
Posey County, IN14news.com

Sheriff: Grain bin explosion reported in Posey Co.

POSEY CO., Ind. (WFIE) - The Posey County Sheriff says a grain bin explosion has been reported near Green Plaines, an ethanol fuel producer on W. Franklin Road in Mt. Vernon. That’s near A.B. Power Plant. The Sheriff says they don’t have much information yet. We have a crew on...
Picture for Sheriff: Grain bin explosion reported in Posey Co.
Wayne County, IL14news.com

Deaths of two people under investigation in Wayne Co., Ill.

WAYNE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - Fairfield Police say two people were found dead Tuesday afternoon inside a home in the 800 block of Mt. Vernon Road. Authorities say they are 36-year-old Cory Baker and 41-year-old Amanda Tucker. Autopsies are scheduled, and the deaths are under investigation. Police ask anyone with...
Picture for Deaths of two people under investigation in Wayne Co., Ill.
Fairfield, ILwevv.com

Two Found Dead in Fairfield Home

Two people were found dead in a Fairfield, Illinois home on Tuesday, according to local police. The Fairfield Police Department says Wayne County 911 received a call around 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon about two people in a home who weren't responsive. Officers arrived at the home on Mt. Vernon...
Posey County, INWTVW

Explosion reported near Posey County ethanol plant

MT. VERNON, Ind. (WEHT) – Emergency crews have been sent to a report of a grain bin fire and explosion in Posey County. The call came in just before 9:00 a.m. in the 8900 block of West Franklin Road, which is the site of the Green Plains ethanol plant. Initial reports from the scene say there are no injuries.
Fairfield, ILWTVW

Fairfield police found two people dead inside of a home

WAYNE CO, Ill (WEHT)–Fairfield police found two people unresponsive at a home in the 800 block of Mt. Vernon Road. Someone saw those two people inside of the home and called 911. Wayne County dispatchers received that call just before 3:15 p.m. Tuesday. When emergency crews arrived to the scene,...
Princeton, INPrinceton Daily Clarion

Young claims Olympic gold

PRINCETON — Jackie Young has given Princeton yet another reason to celebrate — and that's what's happening Saturday, as the community welcomes the gold medalist Olympian home with a parade through town. City officials encourage the public to bring their signs, banners and USA flags to celebrate Young's role in...
Carmi, ILwrul.com

Carmi Police Make Two Arrest

Judging by the number of drivers arrested just this year alone on similar charges, apparently many motorists don’t understand you have to have a license to drive a vehicle in the state of Illinois. A fact apparently lost on Jason M. Sigmund, 26, of 911 Stewart Street, Carmi, who was...
Haubstadt, INwamwamfm.com

Haubstadt woman arrested on several charges

A Haubstadt woman was arrested on several charges Sunday. At 11:00 pm on July 25th, Gibson County Central Dispatch received a 911 call regarding a disturbance at the Baymont Inn in Haubstadt. Police say upon arriving, they encountered 27-year-old Emma Minton-Pohl of Haubstadt, who was acting erratic by yelling at...
Gibson County, INwamwamfm.com

Gibson County couple charged with Neglect of a Dependent

A Gibson County couple has been arrested in Princeton for Neglect of a Dependent. On Monday, just before 8:00 am, officers from the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office and Princeton Police Department went to the 400 block of West State Street to serve a warrant on 39-year-old Benjamin Sands of Princeton.
Carmi, ILwevv.com

Worker Killed in Oil Field Accident South of Carmi

The White County Sheriff's Office says an employee of Consolidated Drilling Services was killed in an oil field accident south of Carmi, Illinois, late Monday night. White County 911 initially received a call from a Consolidated Drilling Services employee around 10:50 p.m. on Monday night. The employee said the incident...
Vanderburgh County, INPosted by
99.5 WKDQ

This Cat Will ‘Cruise’ His Way Into You Heart – VHS Pet of the Week

Allow us to introduce you to this week's Pet of the Week from the Vanderburgh Humane Society. Hey, I'm Cruise! I'm a two-year-old male cat. I actually came into the VHS from a hoarding situation involving a large number of other cats. I promise I'm super sweet and obviously since I've lived with A LOT of other cats, I can get along with other animals pretty well. My adoption fee is $70. Come by and meet me in the cat lounge at the VHS which is now open, again.