Dec. 27 — Thomas D. Purcell II and Cynthia A. Schuster, both of Mt. Vernon.
Dec. 31 — Daniel R. Spangler and Kristen J. Francis, both of Mt. Vernon.
Dec. 31 — Andrew C. Thomason of Texico and Rebekah K. Ellis of Mt. Vernon.
Jan. 2 — Christian A. Keele and Autumn L. Boyd, both of Mt. Vernon.
Pamela D. Glenn and Mark A. Glenn, both of Bluford.
n Rrnest C. Phillips of Mt. Vernon and Donna R. Phillips of Ashley.
Tony W. Harden of Ina and Stacey Harden of Springfield.
Elizabeth K. Thackery, 35, of the 2500 block of Herbert Street, was formally charged Dec. 26 with two counts of domestic battery and criminal damage to property. The battery charges allege on Dec. 26 the defendant scratched the face of her husband and struck the victim in the groin. The remaining charge states the defendant damaged a door at a woman’s residence.
n Eric L. Beal, 24, of the 500 block of North Seventh Street, was formally charged Tuesday with battery, criminal damage to property and resisting arrest. The charges allege on Dec. 29 the defendant threw a cell phone at a man, striking him in the left ear. He also damaged the windshield on a 1999 Dodge Durango owned by the victim. The resisting charge states the defendant would not place his hands behind his back when ordered to do so by a Mt. Vernon police officer.
n Clinton C. Camp, 45, homeless, was formally charged Tuesday with retail theft. The charge alleges on Dec. 27 the defendant took lighter fluid from the Dollar General store on 42nd Street.
n Ellen R. Boyce, 25, Centralia, was formally charged Tuesday with aggravated battery and retail theft. The charges allege the defendant punched a woman in the face at Kmart and took underwear from the business with a prior theft conviction.