Saturday Aug 16
Motorcyclists Brave Rain for Veterans' Scholarships
The group held a poker run on Satruday to raise money for a John A. Logan College Scholarship.
Police Say Man Fights Off Meth Cookers
In Franklin County, police say a man fought off two other men who are accused of making meth.
Two Arrested For Burglary And Theft
In Franklin County, two men face burglary and theft charges. The sheriff's office says 20-year-old Antuan Davis and 18-year-old Trenton Little, both of Herrin, were arrested Tuesday for crimes that occurred April 2nd in Royalton.
The Daily Gazette
Town loses 89-year-old church in fire
Crews demolish the First Christian Church Sunday in Royalton, after a pre-dawn fire destroyed the 89-year-old church.
Early Morning Fire in Royalton
An early morning fire destroyed the Christian Church in Royalton Sunday. According to Royalton Fire Chief Mike Hooker, firefighters got the call around five o'clock.