May 30 —Keith A. Weaver of Wayne City and Deana Renee Baird of Mt. Vernon.
June 2 — William R. Gibson and Sierra A. Martin, both of Mt. Vernon.
June 3 — Kaleb L. Simmons and Hillary M. Haynes, both of Rembert, S.C.
June 4 — Sean C. Haggerty and Kristin N. Clark, both of Centralia.
June 4 — Patricia L. Rariden and Larisa M. Self, both of Dix.
June 5 — Derrick S. Gaither and Kayla M. Ard, both of Woodlawn.
June 6 — William T. Haynes and Joyce E. Henry, both of Mt. Vernon.
June 6 — Matthew A. Helpingstine and Michelle L. Winkler, both of Mt. Vernon.
Joshua T. Kerkhove of Ina and Jennifer Kerkhove Bohannan of Topeka, Kan.
n Deborah L. Sandy and Kevin W. Sandy, both of Dix.
Marcus Stanley of Ina and Jennifer Stanley of Chicago.
Lavell C. Elion, 20, of the 300 block of Casey Avenue, was formally charged May 30 with two counts of domestic battery enhanced and violation of an order of protection. The charges allege the defendant on April 16 struck his ex-girlfriend in the face, grabbed the victim’s hair and threw her to the ground and violated an order of protection by coming within 500 feet of the protected party. The defendant has a prior domestic battery conviction in Jefferson County, which led to the enhanced charges.
n James G. Jennings, 59, of the 800 block of South 14th Street, was formally charged Tuesday with aggravated driving under the influence and fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer. The charges allege on May 30 the defendant drove a vehicle under the influence when his driving privileges had been suspended and he drove away from a traffic stop after being given a verbal command to stop by an officer.
n Ryan M. Wilhelm, 23, of the 200 block of North Seventh Street, was formally charged Tuesday with aggravated discharge of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. The charges allege on Oct. 9, 2013, the defendant discharged a firearm inside a building in the 800 block of South 21st Street knowing the building was occupied, possessed a firearm after a previous felony conviction and carried a pistol without a valid firearm’s identification card.