Bourbon and Leasburg News

Bourbon sees slight drop in summer school enrollment

    Summer school in Bourbon kicked off last week and saw a slight decline in enrollment due to concerns of a potential coronavirus outbreak. The school was expecting around 210 kids, however, a little under 200 kids actually attended during the first week of summer classes.

Illinois man charged with burglary in Bourbon

    An alleged thief was caught after a friend of the victim saw him carrying the stolen property to a car parked along Interstate 44. Anthony Dewayne Smith, 46, of Eldred, Ill. has been charged with class D felony second degree burglary, class E felony first degree property damage, and class A misdemeanor stealing as a result of the incident.

Woman arrested for alleged assault on deputies

    A Bourbon woman faces three felony charges and two misdemeanor charges following an altercation with Crawford County deputies on Sunday, July 5.