Bomb Squad Investigation at Sheriff's Office
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office had a bomb scare Saturday. Police say a mentally unstable man brought military flares to the parking lot in Murphysboro.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
2 Wanted for Theft in Murphysboro
It happened August 3 at Southern Illinois Liquor Mart on North 12th Street. Employees called police after discovering money missing from an office safe.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Fourth suspect in Clinton Avenue robbery arrested
The Oak Park Police Department has taken into the custody the fourth suspect in an armed robbery incident that occurred in July.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Town Talk
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Happy workers at Ill. Christian radio station AVA, Ill. - Apparently, working at a Christian radio station is like being part of a big family.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Harlan Daily Enterprise
Part II: Divorce
As mentioned last week I received a question from a reader of the Murphysboro American in Murphysboro, Ill.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Man Arrested In Murphysboro Robbery
Police say 43-year-old Armond Clemons of Mound City was arrested Thursday afternoon for the crime that occurred Tuesday night.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Murphysboro Police Investigating Robbery
An employee told police a man came into the store, said he had a weapon, and demanded money.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Daily Gazette
Concealed carry process getting easier; number of request slows
According to the Illinois State Police that processes the applications, after the first 6 weeks of the year in which more than 42,000 applications poured in, it has taken 6 months for another 42,000 to come in.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Hundreds Come to Murphysboro School Supply Giveaway
The supply giveaway was held in Longfellow Park. Parents and kids also got to enjoy free hot dogs, and listen to a live music.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Police Searching for Armed Suspects in Home Invasion
Murphysboro Police and Jackson County Sheriff's Department were notified around 10:30 Saturday night of a "home invasion" on the corner of 20th and Shomaker.
Service Desk at Murphysboro Wal-Mart Robbed
It happened around 10:20 Saturday night. A black man walked in and told a clerk that he wanted money.