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  1. Williamson County bus crash late Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KFVS12

    There was a crash involving a school bus going southbound on I-57 in Williamson County late Friday night near the Johnston City exit.

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  2. Motorcycle driver killed in crash involving 2 tractor-trailers on I-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KFVS12

    A serious crash involving a semi and a motorcycle closed I-57 for several hours late night Tuesday into early Wednesday morning. The crash happened just north of the Johnston City exit in the northbound lanes, according to Trooper Wilson with the Illinois State Police Department.

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  3. Tornado exercise to test response procedures in Williamson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | KFVS12

    A full-scale tornado exercise is set to test severe weather response procedures throughout Williamson County and at Lincoln School in Johnston City. Residents may see emergency response teams and their vehicles participating in the exercise on the roads near Lincoln School, Route 13, Herrin Hospital, and Heartland Regional Hospital.

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  4. Johnston City Business DamagedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WSIL

    ... arrived they found the roof ripped off. Construction was underway to replace the old roof on the building. Johnston City Assistant Fire Chief says the new roof wasn't boxed in yet, making it easier for the strong winds to blow it off. No word on how ...

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  5. Lightning causes traffic light at Route 13, Route 148 to malfunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | KFVS12

    ... to use caution in the area. No word on when the situation will be fixed. Crews are also assessing damage in Johnston City. The sheriff's office reports a metal roof was blown off of Southern Mold, a business located at 500 Follis Ave. The sheriff's ...

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  6. Johnston City Man Sentenced for Abusing 13-Year OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    21-year old Anthony Campbell of Johnston City was found guilty of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse in connection with an incident which occurred last year in rural Williamson County with a 13-year old. Campbell will spend 3.5 years in a state prison, ...

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  7. Johnston City Man Behind Bars for Sexually Abusing a MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WSIL

    Anthony Campbell, 21, of Johnston City, was convicted for an incident that occurred last year. It took place in rural Williamson County and involved a 13-year-old.

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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  9. Johnston City man pleads guilty in son's suffocation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | 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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  10. Johnston City man pleads guilty in son's suffocation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | 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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  11. Man enters open plea in connection to 2013 death of childRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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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  12. Vaughn Pleads Guilty to Involuntary ManslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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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  13. Johnston City, IL man accused of drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  14. Johnston City Police Chief is RetiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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