Archive for December 5th, 2012

Couple apprehended in Eagle Point Bay shooting investigation

December  5,  2012  –  Late  this afternoon John L. Cunningham, 41, and his wife,  Janet S. Cunningham, 43, were taken into custody without incident by Kentucky  State  Police  and  U.S.  Marshals  near  Ma...


Ministerial Alliance receives Masonic Lodge donation

Saline Masonic Lodge 339 representative Ron Almaroad (center) presents Goreville Ministerial Alliance Secretary Treasurer Carole Kelley with a $150 donation Tuesday evening in Goreville.  The Alliance said it relies on the don...


Election filing dates announced

The filing dates for the April 9, 2013 consolidated election are December 17, 2012 through December 21, 2010, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and on December 26 from 9:00 to 12:00 PM. No filing on Christmas Eve. Names are placed on t...


Judith Ann Naeve Rodgers

Judith Ann Naeve Rodgers, 74, of Goreville, died at 6 a.m., Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Hillview Healthcare Center in Vienna. She is the daughter of G. Theodore and Hulda M. Genz Naeve. She was born on July 28, 1938 in Chicago and...



Mears to serve as new chairman of county commissioners

The Johnson County commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday afternoon, which was designated as an organizational meeting in which appointments to various boards were made as well as the election of a new chair...


Blackcats go 4-0 to win inaugural Goreville Invitational

The Goreville High School boy’s basketball team wrapped up the first ever Goreville Invitational Tournament last Saturday with a 57-53 come from behind win over Benton.  Goreville won the tourney championship with a 4-0 reco...


Lady Cats defeat Vienna, improve to 7-0

The Goreville High School girl’s basketball team boosted its record to 7-0 with a 74-57 home win over Vienna last Monday.  The Lady Blackcats built a big, early lead, then held off Vienna’s second half come-back bid for th...


Junior Blackcats start conference with win over Egyptian

The Goreville Junior Blackcats boy’s basketball squad opened conference tournament play at Jonesboro Monday with a 64-31 win over Egyptian. The tourney concludes on Saturday. Dunn (21 points), Sullivan (10 points, 11 rebound...



Junior Lady Cats claim conference title

The Goreville Junior High girl’s basketball team improved its record to 17-0 with a 66-25 win at New Simpson Hill last Monday night. Scoring for Goreville: Darnell-16; Jones-15; Messmer-14; Tripp-10; Luke-4; Cox-2; Elms-2; J....


Village approves water line upgrade

The Goreville Village Board met for a regularly schedule meeting Monday night in which it approved a proposal to seek a $450,000 grant to replace more than 20,000 linear feet of aging water lines and approximately 230 water met...