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  1. Judge, court clerk, deputy named in federal lawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Tomahawk Online

    Robert Franklin of Elizabethton, Tennessee has filed a civil lawsuit against Johnson County Deputy Joe Greer, Johnson County Circuit Court Clerk Carolyn Hawkins and Johnson County Circuit Court Judge William Hawkins.

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  2. Brain-eating amoeba kills 9-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... is very high. There has been only one victim who survived, said Tiffany Geiger, the investigator with the Johnson County Health Department. "The amoeba goes up through the nose and into the brain and once it's there, there's really nothing anybody ...

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  3. Johnson County, Illinois accidentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

    Illinois State Police say one person was taken to the hospital following a multivehicle crash Thursday morning.

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  4. They Did More Than Carry the MailRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... Culbertson, a rural carrier in Vienna, noticed a customer's mail had not been picked up. He contacted the Johnson County Sheriff's Department about his concern. Although it was too late to help this customer, Culbertson's actions allowed the ...

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  5. Postal Carriers HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Culbertson, a rural carrier in Vienna, noticed a customer's mail had not been picked up. He contacted the Johnson County Sheriff's Department about his concern. Although it was too late to help this customer, Culbertson's actions allowed the ...

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  6. Boil water order issued in Johnson County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | KFVS12

    According to Millstone Water District, the boil water order is for customers at the intersection of west Crossroads and Indian Point Road to the end of the line at Foreman and all side lines.

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  7. Boil water order issued in Johnson County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | KFVS12

    According to Millstone Water District, the boil water order is for customers at the intersection of west Crossroads and Indian Point Road to the end of the line at Foreman and all side lines.

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  8. Examples of hires' political connectionsRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... discuss her employment but needed to talk with her boss first. She later could not be reached. . Nick Lay of Johnson County is a former county Democratic committeeman. He's listed as a technical manager IV and made $64,400 last year. When reached, ...

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  9. Tunnel Hill Duck Race Draws a CrowdRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | WSIL

    ... the eighth annual Duck Race in Tunnel Hill. It benefits the Heather Treat Memorial Foundation, which helps Johnson County Cancer patients. Those who attended were able to enjoy food, music, and plenty of games. Two St. Louis Rams cheerleaders were ...

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  10. Letter: County resident backs candidate for judgeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Daily Journal

    I am very pleased to endorse the honorable Judge Marla Clark for Johnson County Superior Court 4. Judge Clark is a lifelong resident of Johnson County and a nine-year veteran as judge in the Johnson County Circuit Court Juvenile and Family Division.

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  11. Letter: Clark's background, insight right fit for judgeRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Daily Journal

    ... and without hesitation, I thought of Judge Marla Clark. Just as I am, Judge Clark is a lifelong resident of Johnson County, a friend of mine and she'll be getting my vote for judge of Johnson County Superior Court 4. Judge Clark is a Center Grove ...

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  12. Letter: Clark solid choice for Superior Court 4 judgeRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Daily Journal

    It is with great pleasure and indeed an honor to throw my full political support and backing to the honorable Marla Clark, as she runs for office as judge in Johnson County Superior Court 4. Judge Clark is a lifelong resident of Johnson County and has gained a tremendous amount of experience as a nine-year veteran of the Johnson County Circuit ... (more)

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  13. Well-known white supremacist accused in Jewish center killingsRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Home

    ... who was once the subject of a nationwide manhunt. Frazier Glenn Cross, 73, of Aurora, Mo., was booked into Johnson County jail on a preliminary charge of first-degree murder after the attacks Sunday in Overland Park. At a news conference Sunday ...

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  14. Ex-KKK leader held in 3 killingsRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | SFGate

    ... at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex on Sunday near Kansas City. He was booked into Johnson County jail on a preliminary charge of first-degree murder after the attacks in Overland Park. Photo: Maria Sudekum, AP A Kansas State ...

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  15. Supremacist Identified As Suspect In Kansas City Jewish Center ShootingsRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... leader who was once the subject of a nationwide manhunt. Frazier Glenn Cross, of Aurora, Mo., was booked into Johnson County jail on a preliminary charge of first-degree murder after the attacks Sunday in Overland Park. At a news conference, ...

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  16. Kentucky's youth turkey gobbler hunting season is on this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... River-to-River Trail Society will host a free guided hike today in the Max Creek area of southern Illinois' Johnson County. Participants are meeting at 10 a.m. at the Tunnel Hill School on U.S. 45 between Ozark and Vienna. Other April hikes ...

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  17. Johnson County Traffic Stop Leads To Felony ArrestRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A traffic stop on Sunday led to a short foot pursuit with a Clarksville resident being arrested on multiple felony offenses, according to a news release from the Johnson County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Johnson County Mourns the Loss of Sheriff Candidate Jay MerchantRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | WSIL

    Johnson County is mourning the loss of a longtime community member. Jay Merchant.

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  19. Sex offender faces new chargesRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Courier

    A Level 3 sex offender was arrested on new charges and ordered held in lieu of $25,000 bond after an investigation by Johnson County Sheriff's Office detectives Jacob Shook and Jeff Wood.

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  20. Illinois Voters Defeat Local Ban on Hydraulic Fracturing after Controversial CampaignRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | JD Supra

    On Tuesday, Voters in Johnson County, Illinois rejected a local referendum designed to pressure county commissioners into enacting a ban on hydraulic fracturing.

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