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Barn destroyed in Sparrow Lane fire
A Thursday afternoon blaze destroyed a storage barn in the 11400 block of North Sparrow Lane.
Fire reported on Sparrow Lane
A horse barn located on Sparrow Lane has been reported fully engulfed with flames.
Three people dead after Ill. Hwy. 37 collision
Three people are dead as the result of a two-vehicle collision north of Dix.
Wells pleads guilty to first degree murder for Ellis shooting
Christopher Wells has pleaded guilty to first degree murder for his part in the shooting death of Charles Ellis.
Boil orders issued
Boil-water orders have been issued for all of Cort’s Mobile Home Park, the 2700 block of Jones Street, 1213 S. 29th St., the 1300 block of South 28th Street and the 1400 block of South 28th Street until further notice.
Results from General Primary Election
Results from the General Primary Election in Jefferson County will be updated regularly throughout the evening on our website. Check in often to recieve the latest vote totals from the Jefferson County Courthouse.
Tornado warnings have expired
All severe weather warnings have passed at this time. A tornado watch for Jefferson County remains in effect until 6 p.m.
- Barn destroyed in Sparrow Lane fire