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St. Elmo Board of Education Holds Regular Meeting, Brownstown Board Looking to Distance Learning
Written by Clyde Barr Monday, 04 August 2014 10:40
The St. Elmo Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, July 24, in the Unit Office.
The following Consent Agenda items were approved: Special meeting minutes from June 19, Regular meeting minutes from June 19, Board meeting and Special meeting minutes from July 2, board meeting; bills and financial reports; monthly administrative reports.
The Board adopted the Resolution to Transfer Funds from the Education Fund to the Bond & Interest Fund in the Amount of $2,958.08.
Fayette County Police Reports 7-29-14
Written by Administrator Monday, 28 July 2014 14:28
Bobby E. Owens, 25 of St. Elmo, was arrested on July 22 on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while his license is suspended, illegal transportation of alcohol, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and disobeying a stop sign. Bond was $3,000.
Dusty E. Logan, 28 of St. Elmo, was arrested on July 21 for failure to appear in court on a charge of assault. Bond was $2,500.
Randall L. Buie, 49 of St. Elmo, was arrested on July 18 on a charge of telephone harassment. Bond was $1,500.
Alicia E. Mitchell, 28 of Farina, was arrested on July 17 for failure to appear in court in Effingham County on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol. Bond was $200 cash.
Fayette County Fairgrounds Site of County Fire Fighters’ Demonstration
Written by Administrator Monday, 28 July 2014 08:24
BY PANZI BLACKWELL
The Fayette County Fair Board issued a county-wide invitation to the Firefighters, Fire Departments, and First Responders, Paramedics, and rescue vehicles, to hold a demonstration of their lifesaving equipment, training, and methods of rescue at the fairgrounds Saturday, July 19, the final day of the fair.
Responding were the St. Elmo Fire Department and the Brownstown Fire Department.
Also answering the call and participating were the Fayette County Hospital Ambulance Service, and helicopters from the Arch Helicopter Service and the and Air Evac Lifeteam Helicopter.
Fayette County Police Reports 7-22-14
Written by Administrator Monday, 21 July 2014 11:30
Darren M. Rhodes, 43, 412 E. Oak St., Brownstown, was arrested on July 14 for failure to appear in court. Bond was $350 cash.
Brock J. Dunaway, 32, St. Elmo, was arrested on July 13 on an alleged probation violation. Bond was $20,000.
Rachael E. Jones, 31, Farina, was arrested on July 13 for failure to appear in court in Effingham County. Bond was $100 cash.
Cody A. Jones, 33, Farina, was arrested on July 13 for failure to appear in court on a small claims matter. Bond was $100 cash.
Dixie B. White, 56, St. Elmo, was arrested on July 12 on charges of driving while her license is suspended or revoked and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle. Bond was $1,500.
Johnny C. Calhoun, 22, St. Elmo, was arrested on July 11 on a charge of driving under the influence of drugs. Bond was $3,000.
Chuck A. Vinson, 25, of Farina, was arrested on July 11 on a felony warrant. Bond was $5,000.
St. Elmo Citizen of the Year Nominations
Written by Clyde Barr Monday, 21 July 2014 11:24
The Citizen of the Year program is sponsored by the St. Elmo Council and will be judged by an independent panel of judges from the community.
Nominations are open to anyone who has made a contribution to the City of St. Elmo, regardless of residency.
Nominations should be mailed to or dropped off at the City of St. Elmo, 411 N. Main Street, St. Elmo.
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