Wednesday Aug 6
Belleville News Democrat
Perry County man guilty of murder in house fire that killed four children
A 34-year-old Perry County man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in connection with a house fire that killed four children last year.
Perry County employee quits after theft charge
TV reports 64-year-old Paul "Butch" Stern of Sunfield stepped down from his job Thursday with the county assessor's office.
Wall Receives 26 Years For Role In Murder
A woman has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for a home invasion count linked to the 2010 death of her teenage half sister.
Three Arrested On Meth Charges
Three people have been arrested in Perry County on drug charges. Police say they arrested 21-year-old Austin Acup in Du Quoin around 2 in the morning yesterday on a warrant from Madison County.