Small Fire at Harrisburg Walmart Under Investigation

HARRISBURG – The Harrisburg Walmart is still temporarily closed after a small, isolated fire happened in the store just before midnight Tuesday. Several fire departments responded to the scene. No injuries were reported according to WSIL-TV. The fire is under investigation. Walmart says it will post updates on the Harrisburg store’s Facebook page when new

Hamilton County State’s Attorney Elected President of Illinois State’s Attorneys Association

CHICAGO – Hamilton County State’s Attorney Justin Hood was unanimously elected President of the Illinois State’s Attorneys Association by his fellow state’s attorneys at the Association’s 82nd annual conference held in Chicago on Dec. 13. Hood is the first Hamilton County State’s Attorney ever to be elected president of the association. The Illinois State’s Attorneys

Deaths of Southern Illinois Man, Boy Ruled Murder-Suicide

HERRIN (AP) – The deaths of a man and his young son in southern Illinois have been ruled a murder-suicide by authorities. Firefighters discovered their bodies early Christmas Day while putting out a blaze that gutted much of a house in the Williamson County city of Herrin. The Williamson County coroner identified those who died

Two Sought in Alleged Pharmacy Burglary in McLeansboro

MCLEANSBORO – McLeansboro Police need your help identifying two subjects who allegedly burglarized York’s Pharmacy in McLeansboro on Dec. 18. McLeansboro Police Chief Nathan Taylor says the same subjects may have been involved in another burglary at a pharmacy in Irvington. You can see pictures of the subjects with the story on our website’s news

Weekend Fire Destroys Woodlawn Home

WOODLAWN – An early Saturday morning fire destroyed a home just outside of Woodlawn. According to the Woodlawn Fire Protection District, firefighters responded shortly after 4 a.m. Saturday to Irvington Fire Protection District for a two-story house fire northwest of Woodlawn.   Upon their arrival, firefighters from Woodlawn and Irvington found the home was heavily