Sunday May 12
Fire Destroys Williamson County Home
Crews from three departments battled a fire in Williamson County Sunday night. A passerby noticed the fire at the home on Davidson Road around 8 p.m.. When firefighters arrived, the front of the house was already covered in flames.
Crews Investigate Johnston City House Fire
Officials are investigating the cause of a fire in Johnston City. Firefighters were called to 1013 Barham Avenue shortly after 4:00 a.m. Friday.
SPOTLIGHT: Nun retires after 6 decades of service
ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, MAY 5 AND THEREAFTER - In this April 11, 2013 photo, Sister Clara Ternes, who recently retired from her position as the corporate director of mission, values and ethics at Southern Illinois Healthcare, poses for a photo on Lake of Egypt, Ill.
Council chambers join for energy buyout
F or the first time, multiple southern Illinois Chambers of Commerce came together in support of one thing; better energy rates for everyone.
Herrin Woman Arrested for Stealing from Sam's Club
A Herrin woman has been arrested for stealing more than $4,000 in merchandise from Sam's Club in Paducah.
Herrin Man Injured in I-57 Crash
A Herrin man was injured Thursday in an accident on Interstate 57 in Williamson County.
Local Businesses to Save Money with Electric Aggregation
Local chambers of commerce are partnering with a Mt. Vernon-based group to help area businesses save money on their electric bills.
Results Show Ritter Wins Mayor's Race
Election results issued Tuesday show Vic Ritter holding on to his position as Herrin Mayor.