McLeansboro City Council Looks at Backup Electric Options at Tuesday’s Meeting

MCLEANSBORO – The McLeansboro City Council dealt with the proposed McLeansboro-Fairfield electricity interconnect and light plant maintenance at Tuesday night’s meeting. According to another media outlet and confirmed by WMCL News Wednesday morning, representatives from BHMG spoke to the council about options for backup electricity. Right now, McLeansboro doesn’t have enough capacity to provide power

Mt. Vernon Man Sentenced to Second Term on Child Sex Crimes

MT. VERNON – A 24-year-old Mt. Vernon man has been sentenced to an additional 12 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after being sentenced in May to 7 years in prison for sex crimes against two children. Tyler C. Murray was originally charged in Jefferson County Court with Class X predatory criminal sexual assault

Closings, Cancellations, & Delays for Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019

The following is a list of closings, cancellations, and delays for Tuesday, November 12, 2019. Last updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 6:38 AM CT Schools: Agape Christian School – Closed Ashley Grade School – Closed Akin Grade School – Closed Anna CC District 37 – Closed Anna-Jonesboro High School – Closed Ashley Grade School