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Crime Tracker: Cell Phones Behind the Wheel
Since Jan. 1, it's been illegal to hold a phone while driving in Illinois. Supporters of the new law say it's making roads safer, but we've found most local police aren't even issuing tickets for breaking that law.
Herrin Police Searching for Missing 9-Year-Old Boy
Melvin was last seen in the area of Grove Place in Herrin at approximately 11:00 a.m. on March 1. 4'6" and 82 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
Herrin Elementary School Principal Resigns
In Williamson County, the principal of a local school is resigning after being put on paid leave.
Herrin High School Kicks Off Safe Driving Campaign
The school kicked off their annual Operation Teen Safe Driving week. Students will hear from experts and go through hands on demonstrations to encourage safe driving habits.
Rail service returns to Herrin
City leaders have announced the return of rail service to Herrin, Illinois. According to a news release, Herrin has been without quality rail service for 9 years.
Herrin library board meeting rescheduled
We're halfway through month two of your New Year's resolutions, and while some are sticking to their plan to lose weight, others are taking that goal too far, by losing too much weight."