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Indiana man injured in car-motorcycle crash

An Indiana man was Lifeflighted from the scene of a two-vehicle crash that occurred in Wabash County Tuesday afternoon, Illinois State Police report.

Posted: May 25, 2016
Bow-and-arrow bandit gets seven year state prison term

The second of two 17-year old bow-and-arrow bandits was sentenced Friday to seven years in state prison.

Posted: May 20, 2016
Edwards Board of Education reviews budget amendment

The Edwards County Board of Education will have a budget hearing prior to its June meeting to adopt an amended 2015-16 budget in action at its meeting Monday night.

Updated: May 20, 2016 - 5:02 pm
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WSGS class will open time capsule May 28

The fifth grade class of 1996 will meet on Saturday, May 28, to open a time capsule they buried 20 years ago.

Posted: May 20, 2016
Nick & Sydney Gracyalny announce son's birth

Nick and Sydney Gracyalny of Browns announce the birth of their first child, a son.

Posted: May 20, 2016
West Salem Memorial Day plans announced

Members of the West Salem American Legion Post 658 will fire 21 gun salutes at several area cemeteries on Sunday, May 29, in honor of fallen comrades.

Posted: May 20, 2016
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Freedom Celebration 5K sing up now underway

The West Salem Development Association is sponsoring its annual West Salem Freedom Celebration 5k run/walk on Saturday, July 2, in connection with the West Salem Freedom Celebration. 

Posted: May 20, 2016
Lions split contests with Carmi, Zeigler-Royalton

The Edwards County Lions hosted a double header on May 14. The boys played Carmi and Zeigler Royalton, and came away with one victory and one loss. The first game of the day was against Carmi and the Lions took the win, 6-5. In the ZR game, the Lions buckled down, but couldn’t get a footing. They...

Posted: May 20, 2016
Newton turns back Lions softball squad

The ECHS softball team traveled to Newton on May 9. The Lions took an early lead, but could not maintain the momentum. Edwards County came away with a loss, 7-5.

Posted: May 20, 2016
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Should the Albion City Council be open to issuing liquor licenses to others besides the clubs?

Although residents of Albion voted to legalize the sale of alcohol, the City Council has been loathe to issue liquor licenses to anyone other than the town's three fraternal or veterans' organizations.

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