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Carmi Police Make Weekend Arrests

A Carmi woman spent the weekend behind bars following her arrest Friday evening.  It was about 6:45pm when police arrested 48-year-old Patti Burton at her home on Burrell Street.  Officers took her into custody on a Failure to Appear warrant related to a Domestic... Read More.

Proft-Bailey Collusion Complaint Recommended for Dismissal

An official with the Illinois State Board of Elections is recommending dismissal of a complaint against former Republican State Senator Darren Bailey and a conservative political operative.Capitol News Illinois reports the complaint alleged Bailey and far-right radio host Dan Proft illegally colluded during Bailey’s... Read More.

Carmi Chamber Among B2B Grant Winners of $5 Million in Total

Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity is formally announcing the awarding of $5 million in grant funding to more than 150 recipients through the Back to Business Local Chambers program.  Carmi, Lawrenceville, Saline County, Marion, and Herrin Chambers... Read More.

Crossville Man Gets 8 Year Sentence

A Crossville man will spend the next 8 years behind bars following his sentencing in White County court earlier this month.  29-year-old Zakkary Hosick was delivered two 4 year sentences June 3rd on separate cases.  Judge Webb handed down the sentences, one on a... Read More.