Archive for October 9th, 2013

Junior Blackcats to compete at State finals Thursday

The Goreville Junior High Blackcats baseball team defeated Red Bud 12-4 Tuesday afternoon in the semi-final round at the Class M State Baseball Tournament held at the Perry County Fairgrounds in Pinckneyville. The Blackcats wil...


Initial report of armed man at Ferne Clyffe proves false

Johnson County residents became well aware of an incident that occurred at Ferne Clyffe State Park nearly 20 hours before Illinois State Police would confirm that an ongoing investigation was underway. It was believed that an a...