Johnson County Newswire

Johnson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, IL.

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  1. Southern Illinois farm taxes risingRead the original story

    Monday Sep 26 | Magic 95.1

    ... percent increase, it could cost thousands of dollars more than a 10 percent increase on a field in southern Johnson County, where the soil quality is lower. Now, all counties are assessed at a statewide median. Brenda Matherly with the Illinois Farm ...

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  2. Clinton plans to rejoin trail on ThursdayRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of the greatest love songs ever written, you won't want to miss this evening next to your loved ones. The Johnson County Junque Jamboree will be on Saturday September 24, 2016, in Vienna, Illinois. For over five years this has been a twice yearly ...

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  3. WKCTC again named finalist for Aspen PrizeRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of the greatest love songs ever written, you won't want to miss this evening next to your loved ones. The Johnson County Junque Jamboree will be on Saturday September 24, 2016, in Vienna, Illinois. For over five years this has been a twice yearly ...

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  4. McCracken District CourtRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of the greatest love songs ever written, you won't want to miss this evening next to your loved ones. The Johnson County Junque Jamboree will be on Saturday September 24, 2016, in Vienna, Illinois. For over five years this has been a twice yearly ...

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  5. China promises cooperation on steelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of the greatest love songs ever written, you won't want to miss this evening next to your loved ones. The Johnson County Junque Jamboree will be on Saturday September 24, 2016, in Vienna, Illinois. For over five years this has been a twice yearly ...

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  6. Wet/dry proposal off ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | The Courier

    After reviewing a proof regarding the manner in which signatures were obtained, Johnson County Clerk Michelle Frost requested that the Circuit Court decertify the wet/dry local proposal. That means it will not be on the Nov. 8 general election ballot.

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  7. Wet/dry proposal off ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 31 | The Courier

    After reviewing a proof regarding the manner in which signatures were obtained, Johnson County Clerk Michelle Frost requested that the Circuit Court decertify the wet/dry local proposal. That means it will not be on the Nov. 8 general election ballot.

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  8. Johnson County clerk cites error, agrees to drop alcohol bid from ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A Johnson County Circuit Court judge ordered petitions decertified Monday that would have put liquor sales in the dry county to a vote in November.

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  9. Goreville teen completes ARMY basic training before starting senior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | KFVS12

    A lot of kids decide to go into the military when they finish high school, but one Johnson County teen went a step farther by going to basic training this summer - before her senior year in high school. The 18-year-old decided to spend her summer before senior year in basic training instead of taking the time off.

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  10. I-57 construction projects start Tuesday, delays expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... ecially during morning commute times. You're encouraged to use Highways 37 or 148 as alternate routes. And in Johnson County - The I-57 southbound entrance and exit ramps to Goreville will be closed for 10 days beginning tomorrow for resurfacing.

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  11. Electric cooperative planning more Indiana solar farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The latest of 10 solar farms that Hoosier Energy is developing is planned for 10 acres along Indiana 135 near the Johnson County town of Trafalgar. Hoosier Energy renewable energy project developer Josh Cisney tells the Daily Journal that construction should begin within the next month on the $2.5 million project with about 4,100 solar panels.

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  12. Johnson County Board discuss sites for new county office complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | KFVS12

    The Johnson County, Illinois Board is considering several locations for a proposed county office complex. Board Commissioner Phil Stewart said several locations are being reviewed on the North and East sides of town and the 200 acre Gambit Golf Course.

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  13. Man breaks in to store but leaves cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Courier

    ... in 1986, when church opposition killed a proposal to go wet. Ballots are being gathered by volunteers in Both Johnson County and Yell County to try to get a wet/dry vote on the ballot before the November general election. a One Austrian police ...

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  14. Illinois EPA Gets Warning about Emissions Testing RemindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Magic 95.1

    ... inside a home in Goreville Tuesday morning. 48-year old Jessie Hancock died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. Authorities say the fire may not Continue Reading>>

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  15. Christopher Man to See Prison Time for MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Magic 95.1

    ... inside a home in Goreville Tuesday morning. 48-year old Jessie Hancock died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. Authorities say the fire may not Continue Reading>>

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  16. JALC Employees May be Laid Off TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Magic 95.1

    ... inside a home in Goreville Tuesday morning. 48-year old Jessie Hancock died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. Authorities say the fire may not Continue Reading>> CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois medical marijuana shops ...

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  17. Centerstone Cutting Programs Due to Budget CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Magic 95.1

    ... inside a home in Goreville Tuesday morning. 48-year old Jessie Hancock died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. Authorities say the fire may not Continue Reading>> CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois medical marijuana shops ...

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  18. One Dead in Goreville FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Magic 95.1

    ... inside a home in Goreville Tuesday morning. 48-year old Jessie Hancock died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. Authorities say the fire may not Continue Reading>> CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois medical marijuana shops ...

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  19. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    ... Jana Fear of Union County, Vice-Chairman William Barrett of Marion Police and member Justin Vaughn of Johnson County. Co-recipients but unable to attend were Coordinators Randy DeMent of Perry County, Melinda Woker of Jackson County, Becky Mueller ...

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  20. Left to right: Smith, Felty, Shimkus, Vaughn, Fear and Barrett.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... Jana Fear of Union County, Vice-Chairman William Barrett of Marion Police and member Justin Vaughn of Johnson County. Co-recipients but unable to attend were Coordinators Randy DeMent of Perry County, Melinda Woker of Jackson County, Becky Mueller ...

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