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Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds, acting as special prosecutor in Alexander County, reported June 24 that Brian K. Tucker, 50, of Cairo, has been sentenced in Alexander County Circuit Court to 66 months in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Tucker was sentenced on one count of...
Summer has arrived, and that means the Union County Fair is coming, too. County fair activities are scheduled from Friday, Aug. 19, through Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Anna City Park in Anna. The county fair schedule opens on Friday, Aug. 19, with open show registration from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The...
CHICAGO –Ensure your Independence Day weekend is filled with celebration and not regret with these 10 fire safety tips, from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region V office in Chicago: Be sure fireworks are legal in your area before using or buying them. Always have an adult...
The story is a familiar one for the Union County Highway Department. Uncertainty surrounding the State of Illinois' budget and its impact on the highway department were discussed at last Friday morning's regular meeting of the Union County Board of Commissioners. The meeting was Friday morning,...
Student registration dates are posted on a sign in front of the Anna Junior High/Davie School in Anna.
Administrators at each of Union County's seven public school districts have indicated that they are planning to open as scheduled in August for the start of the 2016-2017 academic year. As of early this week, a great deal of uncertainty surrounded the start of the new school year due to the lack of...
Adam Crabb
Morthland College is presenting Adam Crabb, along with Aaron and Amanda Crabb on Friday Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. The concert will be held at Paschedag Auditorium inside Frankfort Community High School in West Frankfort. General admission tickets are $20. VIP tickets are $35 and...
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan reported June 21 that a Pinckneyville woman pleaded guilty to charges of theft and income tax fraud for allegedly stealing more than $200,000 from the Pinckneyville Rural Fire Protection District, PRFPD. Tammy Kellerman, 52, of Pinckneyville, pleaded guilty in...
Students in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s automotive technology program planned to be busy at this year’s General Tire Street Machine Nationals in Du Quoin.  This was the fourth year students developed and will judge and present the “Best Integration and Use of Technology Award” since...
The Barkhausen Cache River Wetlands Center near Cypress plans to host a program about the alligator snapping turtle on Saturday, July 2, at 10 a.m. The center is located at 8885 State Route 37 South. Illinois Department of Natural Resources natural heritage biologist Scott Ballard is leading a long...
Century School District No. 100 in Ullin plans to have student registration July 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. All students in kindergarten through 12th grade who will be attending Century in the fall are required to register at this time. All students, including kindergarten who preregistered in the...

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