Illinois State Police District 22 reported that two people were taken into custody following an armed robbery in Johnson County last week.
State police gave the following account:
The Anna-Jonesboro Community High School boys’ golf team won the championship at the Southern Illinois River-to-River Conference Mississippi Division tournament played at the Hickory Ridge Golf Cou
The Cobden High School baseball team closed out its fall season with an 11-1 win over visiting Pope County Wednesday, Sept, 30.
Roy D. Lovell, 74, of Thebes, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, of a heart attack at home.
Thomas H. “Tommy” Parham, 88, of Paducah, and formerly of Cairo, died at 4 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.
Helen Moyers, 95, of Mounds, died at 3:56 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Parkway Manor in Marion.
In a press release filed on Wednesday, the Choate Developmental Center in Anna reported 82 new cases of COVID-19 over the past 10 days amongst their employees and residents.
Illinois State Police District 22 is conducting roadside safety checks in Union County during October.