Tuesday Apr 1
Pinckneyville Middle-Schoolers Ace State Writing Test
Pinckneyville Middle School students had scores ranked among best in Georgia on this year's Grade 8 State Writing Test.
Man Dies In Car-On-Train Collision
In Perry County, a man is dead after a car-on-train collision. Reports say 27-year-old Jeremy Nehrkorn of Pinckneyville died after a collision between his pickup truck and a train around 1:30 p.m. Monday.
Bryant, Kilquist Win Race for 115th District State Representative
Bryant of Murphysboro is a public service adminstrator at Pinckneyville Correction Center and the Du Quoin Impact Incarceration Program.
2014 Election Preview: GOP Perry County Sheriff's Race
Two Republicans are running for the Perry County Sheriff's office. Gale Reidelberger is a retired Perry County deputy sheriff and current part-time officer with the Pinckneyville Police Department.
Pinckneyville prison lockdown due to prisoner overcrowding, Brady says
Three inmates and four guards at Pinckneyville prison were involved in a meal line fisticuffs Sunday morning, and the prison is now on lockdown pending investigation, local news reports say .