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  1. Flooding Closes Johnston City SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSIL

    Administrators say a backed-up sewer caused flooding at Jefferson Elementary School. Crews were there early Thursday morning clearing damage in five classrooms and part of the library.

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  2. Johnston City man pleads guilty in son's suffocation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Northwest Herald

    A southern Illinois man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the suffocation death of his 3-month-old son. Williamson County State's Attorney Brandon Zanotti says 23-year-old Brandon Vaughn of Johnston City entered the guilty plea Monday.

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  3. Johnston City man pleads guilty in son's suffocation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Herald

    A southern Illinois man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the suffocation death of his 3-month-old son. Williamson County State's Attorney Brandon Zanotti says 23-year-old Brandon Vaughn of Johnston City entered the guilty plea Monday.

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  4. Man enters open plea in connection to 2013 death of childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | KFVS12

    A Johnston City, Illinois man made an open plea in court on Monday, March 16 in connection to the death of a child in October 2013. According to the Williamson County State's Attorney, Brandon Vaughn, 22, made an open plea to a charge of involuntary manslaughter, a class 2 felony.

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  5. Vaughn Pleads Guilty to Involuntary ManslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WSIL

    A Williamson County man has pleaded guilty in the death of infant son. Brandon Vaughn, 23, of Johnston City, pleaded guilty Monday to involuntary manslaughter, a class 2 felony.

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  6. Johnston City, IL man accused of drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | KFVS12

    According to the Johnston City Police Department, Cottrill was taken by them to the Williamson County Sheriff's Office where he is being held without bond awaiting a warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections parole division.

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  7. Johnston City Police Chief is RetiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Magic 95.1

    Johnston City Police Chief Vernon Campbell has announced he is retiring. Campbell was police chief for almost three years and made the announcement that he is retiring due to health reasons.

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  8. Chester Man Dead after Single-Vehicle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... Lee Enterprises reports Emily Clamp has been hired to a $70,000-a-year position Continue Reading>> A fire at a Johnston City home is under investigation. The fire started at a home on the corner of 14th and Davis St. just after 8 pm. Authorities say ...

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  9. Fire chief: Johnston City, IL home empty at time of fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | KFVS12

    According to Johnston City Fire Chief Tom Burton, no one was injured and the fire is under control. He said it is not considered suspicious.

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  10. Crews fighting Johnston City, IL house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | KFVS12

    We have a crew headed to the scene. Stay with Heartland News as we work to bring you more on this developing story on-air and on KFVS12.com.

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  11. Tresp, Charles E.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Charles E. Tresp Born: Aug. 30, 1931; in Johnston City, IL Died: Feb. 7, 2015; in Woodstock, IL Charles E. Tresp, 83, of Sun City, Huntley, passed away on Saturday afternoon, February 7, 2015, at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock following a lengthy illness. He was born August 30, 1931, in Johnston City, Illinois the son of Andrew and Edith Tresp.

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  12. Mount Vernon Man Arrested After Fleeing From PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... a Continue Reading>> A man is behind bars in the Williamson County Jail after a standoff yesterday evening in Johnston City. The man, whose name is not being released, allegedly made several threats against officers who were there to execute ...

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  13. Standoff in Johnston CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... the man was arrested. A man is behind bars in the Williamson County Jail after a standoff yesterday evening in Johnston City. The man, whose name is not being released, allegedly made several threats against officers who were there to execute ...

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  14. Tactical team called to assist police in Johnston City, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KFVS12

    The Williamson County Tactical Team was called in to assist police with an incident in Johnston City on Thursday night, January 29, according to the sheriff's department.

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  15. Arrest Made in Zeigler Armed RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... charges, and was released after posting bond early Continue Reading>> WILLIAMSON CO.- Authorities arrested a Johnston City man after stopping his vehicle and discovering a large amount of drugs in his vehicle. Thursday, police pulled over Larron ...

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  16. Herrin Woman Incarcerated Shortly After Being ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... charges, and was released after posting bond early Continue Reading>> WILLIAMSON CO.- Authorities arrested a Johnston City man after stopping his vehicle and discovering a large amount of drugs in his vehicle. Thursday, police pulled over Larron ...

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  17. Johnston City Man Faces Multiple ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    Authorities arrested a Johnston City man after stopping his vehicle and discovering a large amount of drugs in his vehicle. Thursday, police pulled over Larron Beardon for driving recklessly as well as for other traffic violations, when they discovered the driver was under the influence and illegally in possession of Hyrdrocodone pills.

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    Jan 24, 2015 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    Authorities arrested a Johnston City man after stopping his vehicle and discovering a large amount of drugs in his vehicle. Thursday, police pulled over Larron Beardon for driving recklessly as well as for other traffic violations, when they discovered the driver was under the influence and illegally in possession of Hyrdrocodone pills.

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  19. Chief warns of phone scam in Johnson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KFVS12

    Johnson City, Illinois Chief of Police Vernon Campbell is warning the public of a new phone scam that he says has been going on in the community. On Wednesday, the Johnston City Police Department received a number of calls from elderly men and women who said had gotten calls saying a loved one had been placed under arrest, and was requesting bond money to get the loved one out.

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  20. Rollover Crash in Williamson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WSIL

    It happened just after 3 a.m. Tuesday morning at near Stotlar and Jeffery Mine Roads, that's between Herrin and Johnston City. When our crew arrived on the scene, the car was off the road and had flipped.

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