MOUNT CARMEL — Incumbent Wabash County Sheriff Derek Morgan is on his way to a second term after defeating Republican challenger Jimmy McVaigh in Tuesday's Illinois Primary Election. Morgan claimed 81.82 percent of the votes over McVaigh's 18.18 percent.
MOUNT CARMEL — Wabash Community Unit Schools District 348 school trustees will soon decide whether they want to keep the current "pay to play" student fees associated with participation in school athletics.
The Mount Carmel softball team opened the first week of the season 0-3 after falling on Thursday during the season opener and then dropping both games Saturday at the Olney (East Richland) tournament.
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