Harrisburg Man Sentenced for Vandalizing Carmi Park

CARMI – A Harrisburg man was sentenced in White County Monday for vandalizing a park in Carmi this past summer. White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud says 22-year-old Zachary M. Thaxton of Harrisburg was sentenced to five years in state prison with one year of mandatory supervised release for criminal damage to government property –

Two Ejected in Single-vehicle Crash near Mt. Vernon

MT. VERNON – Two were ejected from the windshield during a single-vehicle crash north of Mt. Vernon around 6:40 Sunday night. The driver, 39-year-old Daniel Morgan of Mt. Vernon, was traveling on Miller Road north of Beal Road when he drifted off the shoulder before crossing back to the east side of  the roadway and