Proceedings to Begin Wednesday in Illinois Eye-gouging Case

PINCKNEYVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The jury has been selected in the trial of a southern Illinois man accused of gouging and clawing another man’s eyes. Allen Fisher of Swanwick is charged with two counts of aggravated battery and one count of intimidation in connection with an April 2018 assault. The Southern Illinoisan reports that according

ISP Investigating Alleged Threat Made to Pope County Student

GOLCONDA – Illinois State Police in Ullin were contacted by the administration of the Pope County School District Tuesday regarding a vague anonymous threat sent via the internet to a student. Troopers are currently working closely with local law enforcement and school officials to diligently investigate the threat and its source. The Illinois State Police

Saline County State’s Attorney’s Report for January 2019

HARRISBURG – The following information was released to WMCL News by Saline County State’s Attorney Molly Wilson Kasier Monday. The following people were sentenced in January of 2019 in Saline County Circuit Court:        Jeremy May, 39 years old, of Harrisburg, IL, was sentenced on January 03, 2019 by Judge Walden Morris to 3 years