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Two Theft Reports and Three Arrests in the White County Sheriff’s Department Report

Last Friday a Carmi man filed a theft report saying that his car had been stolen. 64 year old Mark Winters told the White County Sheriff’s Department that his silver 2005 GMC Yukon had been stolen sometime between August 1st and August 5th. Winters stated that there is a 4 inch by 4 inch section of the chrome plated bumper that was missing on either the front or back bumper of the vehicle. No more information about this case has been made available at this time.
CARMI, IL
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Ollie’s opens a new store in Vincennes offering bargains

VINCENNES, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – A new store for bargain lovers opened in Vincennes. Ollie’s opened in the old Office Max building at 619 Kimmel Road. A line of people waited to get in Wednesday morning. Ollie’s reps say the company searches for name brand, closeout merchandise, and excess inventory. It obtains those items and then […]
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Sad News For VPD K9 Retirement

The Vincennes Police Department and K9 Unit have announced some sad news on the retirement of K9 Sara. K9 Sara has been recently diagnosed with ovarian cancer after undergoing surgery. At the recommendation of K9 Sara’s veterinarian, she was retired from service on August 5, 2022, for medical reasons. With K9 Sara’s prognosis and recommendation, Sergeant O’Brien and his family thought it best to let K9 Sara enjoy the remainder of her life as a family pet.
VINCENNES, IN
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Scooter’s Coffee Continues Growing in Illinois with Nine More Locations in the Southern Part of the State

August 10, 2022 // Franchising.com // OMAHA, Neb. - Scooter’s Coffee, LLC, the Midwest-based drive-thru coffee franchise that is experiencing record-breaking growth, is continuing its effort to grow its presence throughout the United States by bringing its world-class drive-thru coffee locations to Benton, Mount Carmel, Salem, Mount Vernon, West Frankfort, Harrisburg, Olney, Vandalia, and Centralia, Illinois.
BENTON, IL
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REGULAR MEETING MONDAY NIGHT

(NOBLE) The Noble Village Board met for it’s latest regular meeting this past Monday night. The Board : approved the payment of all bills as presented : approved an ordinance clarifying water rate language & amending the Village’s sewer rates – the first 1,000 gallons or less used per month will be a $13.23 minimum charge – for all water use over the first 1,000 gallons per month will be $5.13 per 1,000 gallons, with any fractional usage less then 1,000 gallons also being charged a corresponding fraction of the $5.13 per 1,000 gallons rate : approved the Village’s appropriations ordinance retroactive to May 1st, 2022 : discussed Village properties that need mowed : noted the bid opening for the South First Street water line project will be at 10:00 next Wednesday morning, August 17th, at Village Hall : noted that the Book Barn, courtesy of the Olney Public Library is now up and available at Village Hall : noted the Noble Village Garage Sale will be Saturday, August 20th : and noted this Saturday’s Noble Chowder/Homecoming will include some street closures including Noble Avenue, between Elm & Poplar Streets, and the 100 block of East Elm Street : the Village Board’s next regular meeting will be held Monday night, August 22nd, at the Village Hall.
OLNEY, IL
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NEW STORM CLEAN UP NOTE

(OLNEY) Here’s a note from the City of Olney : if Olney residents have any brush and limbs from last week’s storm, please be sure to have those by the curb no later than end of day this coming Friday, August 12th. The brush and limbs should be as close to the roadway as possible without being in the street or ditch. Brush and limbs placed out AFTER Friday, August 12th, will not be guaranteed for pick up. The City’s Brush Dump is available at no charge to the residents of Olney. While contractors have a $10.00 per load fee, all non-city residents have a $5.00 per load fee. The Brush Dump is open Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, from 10:00 to 4:00, each day. The City appreciates the patience of everyone at this time of cleanup.
OLNEY, IL
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Ruth Evelyn (Norton) Warren, 85, Vincennes

Ruth Evelyn (Norton) Warren, 85, of Vincennes, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. She was born April 18, 1937, in Crawford County, Illinois, the daughter of Horace and Ruth (Racop) Norton. She graduated from Palestine High School in 1954 and married Bobby Gene Warren of Decker...
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FORMER BEARS PRO BOWLER HAS TORN HIS ACHILLES...

Former Bears all-pro receiver and returner Jakeem Grant has torn his Achilles, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport confirmed Wednesday. Grant will miss the entirety of the 2022 season as the Browns placed him on injured reserve. "I really feel awful for Jakeem," Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski said in a...
CHICAGO, IL
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