50 year old Michael W. French, of Carmi, was sentenced to 9 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections, Monday, in White County Court, on a Class 1 Felony Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver. His stay will be followed by 2 years... Read More.
TEUTOPOLIS…State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) issued the following statement on the announcement of Michael J. Madigan’s resignation at the end of this month: “Mike Madigan has been in the Illinois legislature since before I was born. His influence and impact as the Speaker of the... Read More.
30 year old Tashauna M. Perry, of Grayville, was sentenced to 10 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections, plus costs, Wednesday, in White County Court, on a class 1 felony Criminal Sexual Assault. She was also ordered to have no contact with the... Read More.
Seven witnesses including the two victims, a family member, an ophthalmologist, two ambulance personnel, and a police officer all testified over the course of a sentencing hearing that has now concluded in the Sanjay Lewis case. Lewis pled guilty back in October of 2020... Read More.
36 year old Christopher D. Blazier, of Carmi, was sentenced, Monday, in White County Court, to 3 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections, followed by 4 years Mandatory Supervised Release, on a class 4 felony charge of Domestic Battery. Blazier’s sentencing came at... Read More.
A Crossville man convicted in September of the First Degree Murder of his mother will be 72 when he gets out of jail. 36 year old Clayton Andrew Swanner was in court yesterday to receive his sentence from Judge T. Scott Webb nearly a... Read More.
Illinois Department of Labor Reminds Workers to Watch Their Wages SPRINGFIELD – Illinoisans will ring in the New Year with an additional increase in the minimum wage to $11 an hour, and the Illinois Department of Labor is encouraging employees to watch their paychecks... Read More.
35 year old Timothy S. Smith of Evansville was sentenced Monday to six years in the Illinois Department of Corrections with two years mandatory supervised release for possession of a converted vehicle, a Class 2 felony. Smith was arrested in December... Read More.
Dr. Patrick Molt, FACS, Chief of Surgery, Fairfield Memorial Hospital, received the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network’s highest award for service during ICAHN’s 2020 Virtual Annual Conference, held November 17th via Zoom. Dr. Molt has served... Read More.
A Harrisburg doctor convicted of killing his wife and then burning the body has been sentenced more than 4 years after the murder. Brian Burns was in Saline County Court Tuesday afternoon to be sentenced after multiple delays. He will spend an additional 40... Read More.