Two Carmi Women Arrested Tuesday After Domestic Dispute

CARMI — Two Carmi women were arrested Tuesday after an altercation in the 500 block of Oak Street in Carmi. According to Carmi Police, 41-year-old Melody D. Walker and 25-year-old Jessica D. Brown were taken into custody after a physical dispute at the residence the two share. Walker was charged with aggravated domestic battery, a

Body Found Monday in Rural Williamson County

WILLIAMSON COUNTY — The body of a 29-year-old woman was found Monday in rural Williamson County. In a release from Williamson County Coroner Junior Burke, 29-year-old Kendra M. Ardery was pronounced dead by the coroner on Monday. Her body was found on Angelville Road just south of Meadowlark Road. Authorities are treating this death as

City of Carbondale Launching Citizens’ Academy Program

CARBONDALE — The City of Carbondale is launching a new Citizens Academy program beginning this Fall. The six-week program is designed to give residents an inside look at city government. Classes will be held on Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. at various City properties. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with City staff, tour facilities