Tag Archives: Vienna

IDOT truck plowing snow shot on I-24

Four people in custody in connection with shooting MASSAC/JOHNSON COUNTY, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) officials are investigating an IDOT truck being shot, while plowing snow on I-24. The incident occurred on Monday, February 16, 2015, in Massac County. The investigation involved the Illinois State Police, Zone 7 Investigations, …

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Patsy Ann Averitt – Obituary

Patsy Ann Averitt, age 64 years, a resident of rural Metropolis, Illinois and a former resident of Johnson County, passed away Thursday evening, February 12, 2015, at 9:15 p.m. at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. Patsy was born January 17, 1951 in McLeansboro, Illinois. She was the daughter of Royal Chally …

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County board postpones ATV usage discussion, approves 911 board

By Mike Kolb The meeting of the board of county commissioners began Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. and rolled straight into the approval of last meetings minutes. The county board agreed that unfinished business was becoming an issue as some items were remaining there for months, so they made a point …

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Saline County man jailed after 100 m.p.h. chase, crashing stolen vehicle in Vienna

A police pursuit that began in Saline County Monday afternoon ended when the driver of a stolen car failed to negotiate a turn and crashed the vehicle in Vienna. Austin Carter, 21, of Saline County was arrested in Vienna on multiple traffic violations. A complete story on Monday’s pursuit can be …

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Terry Dale Noble – Obituary

Terry Dale Noble, age 57 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Saturday morning, January 31, 2015 at 4:16 a.m. at his home. Terry was born August 26, 1957 in Marion, Illinois.  He was the son of T.A. and Betty (Cox) Noble. Terry was formerly united in marriage to Audrey (Akins) Noble. …

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Robert (Bob) Neely – Obituary

Robert Joseph (Bob, Bobby Joe) Neely, 92, a resident of rural Grantsburg, Illinois, passed from this life Thursday, January 29, 2015. Mr. Neely is survived by his wife, Sharon, (nee Bremer) Foss Neely. Mr. Neely was born in Marion, Illinois on January 22, 1923 to Ralph and Lanta (Brush) Neely. …

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First Tunnel Hill State Trail 100/50 mile in Vienna, Illinois

– Photos by Lonnie Hinton, The Vienna Times © Vienna’s first international event began early this morning. Over 300 endurance runners from across the United States, and three other countries, kicked off the first Tunnel Hill State Park 100 Mile and 50 Mile Runs this morning, Saturday, Nov. 15, in Vienna, Illinois. With …

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Vienna to be site of 100 and 50 mile trail runs

Plans are coming together for the first Tunnel Hill 100/50 mile races on the scenic Tunnel Hill Trail State Park in Johnson County. The Tunnel Hill 100/50 run will be the first of its kind in Southernmost Illinois, attracting several hundred runners and supporters from across the country. The timed …

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John Rushing – Death notice

John Boyd Rushing, age 96, a resident of rural Simpson, Illinois, passed away Saturday evening, July 12, 2014, at 10:05 p.m. at Hillview Health Care Center in Vienna. A Celebration of the Life of John Rushing will be conducted Thursday morning, July 17, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Glendale United Methodist …

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Kodee Ross qualifies to compete at world’s largest junior high rodeo event

Kodee Ross, an eighth grade student at Vienna Grade School, has earned a position on the Illinois National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Des Moines, Iowa, June 22  through 28, to compete at the 10th annual National Junior High Finals Rodeo (NJHFR) in …

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