Dave Fopay is a reporter for the JG-TC who covers Coles County, the local court system, Charleston schools and more.
LERNA -- A portrayal of Johnny Appleseed will be one of the features of a presentation about the pioneer tree nurseryman Saturday at Lincoln L…
CHARLESTON -- A man was sentenced to the maximum probation term possible for the cocaine delivery charges to which he pleaded guilty.
CHARLESTON -- A man was sentenced to prison for 20 years after he admitted sexually assaulting a girl in Mattoon more than three years ago.
CHARLESTON -- It won't be long before Cali Elliott and Michael McCallion put their classes behind them and begin caring for pets.
CHARLESTON — A woman's withdrawal of her original claim about a knife attack led to the dismissal of a charge against the man she first said a…
CHARLESTON — A man was sentenced to prison when he admitted violating an order of protection filed against him by a woman he had previously battered.
MATTOON – It has been a plight schools in Coles County and other neighboring counties have voiced for several years now: the shortage of teach…