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Duckworth Arrested For Outstanding Warrant

A local woman was taken into custody at a local business on Monday, October 18th. The Carmi Police Department arrested 29 year old Emily Jo Duckworth, of 407 Williams Drive in Carmi for an outstanding Felony warrant in Hamilton County. Duckworth is being held at the... Read More.

An Attempted Theft Has Been Reported

The Carmi Police Department took a report on an attempted theft Monday, October 18th. Mericar Brown of 1588 County Road, 1650 East in Carmi, reported that sometime over the weekend, someone tried to steal money from one of her cash honor boxes at the John... Read More.

Carmi Unit #5 Has Lengthy Meeting

The Carmi-White County Unit #5 School Board met (last night) Monday night for its regular monthly session in a meeting that took almost two hours, but most of that concerned regular business.  Scott Mareing was there and has this report… In November of 2019, the... Read More.

Sale Arrested For Battery

On Friday, October 15th, at around 2:20 PM, Officer’s from the White County Sheriff’s Department responded to an incident at 403 West Main Street in Crossville over a dispute involving the property. The caller reported that 37 year old Jeremiah Burnett of Crossville was on... Read More.

Unit #5 School Board Meeting Being Held Tonight

The Carmi-White County CUSD #5 Board of Education will meet tonight, at 7:00 PM in the Junior/Senior High School Cafeteria. Guidance from the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education will be followed. This includes: -Attendees must wear a face mask -Attendees... Read More.

Tires And Tools Stolen From Local Farm

On October 14th, the White County Sheriff’s Department took a report on some truck tires that were pilfered from Woodrow Farms in Enfield. Late Thursday afternoon, 31 year old William South, manager at Woodrow Farms, was advised by another employee that tires for the truck... Read More.

Carmi Man Fled From Local Law Enforcement

The White County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a Carmi man that decided flee from an Officer. On October13th, at 4:55 PM, the Officer was Southbound on Ninth near Fackney Street when he saw a wanted subject. The Officer approached 33 year old David... Read More.