Weekly Report from Clay County Sheriff Issued

On January 21, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle accident near the intersection of Hwy 50 and Mayflower Rd. As a result of the investigation, the Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert G. Duncan, 38,

Flora Police Issue Report

From Chief Guye Durre On Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at 11:17 am, Flora Police arrested Derik S. London, 24 of Flora for Burglary in the 800 Blk. of W. North Ave. London was transported to the Flora

Another Restraining Order Issued in Weapons Ban

Judge T. Scott Webb Issues Temporary Restraining Order White County Circuit Judge T. Scott Webb has granted a temporary restraining order against Governor JB Pritzker, halting the enforcement of the state’s ban on assault weapons. The motion

Texas Woman Nabbed in Shoplifting Case

From Hucks Christie R.B. Howard, 30 of Gladewater, Texas was arrested Thursday night on charges she shoplifted several items from the Huck’s Convenience Store in Carmi. Police responded to Huck’s shortly after 11 am on a report

Arrest Made In Catalytic Converter Theft Case

$4,000 Bond Carmi City Police report the arrest of a Carmi man on charges he stole a catalytic converter off of a pickup truck. Adam W. Bratcher, 35 of rural Carmi was arrested Monday, January 30 on

Bench Trial Set in Fatal Traffic Crash Case

Accused of Texting Moments Before Crash A bench trial date has been set for a Fairfield truck driver involved in a fatal traffic crash more than four years ago. Steven R. Koontz, 51 faces a Class-4 felony

Norris City Man Sentenced in Meth Case

Draws Six Year Sentence Kiefer T. Best, 33 of Norris City has been sentenced to six years in prison after his probation in a 2018 felony methamphetamine possession conviction was revoked. Because Best was arrested in a

Carmi Man Sentenced in Stalking Case

Probation Revoked Joshua C. Pollard, 21 of Carmi has been sentenced to three years in prison after he failed to comply with the terms of Second Chance Probation in a stalking case. Pollard pled guilty to the

Carmi Man Sentenced in Battery Case

Probation Revoked Dylan S. Rees, 26 of Carmi has been sentenced four years in prison after his probation on an 2020 aggravated battery conviction was revoked. Carmi City Police investigated the case. Rees drew the four year