New Carmi cop takes oath

BY LEN WELLS

Carmi City Police Department's newest patrolman, Matthew Long was administered the oath of office Monday by White County Circuit Judge T. Scott Webb.  A native of Norris City, Long will begin police academy training at South Western Illinois College in Belleville, Illinois August 23.  Pictured left to right are Judge Webb, Officer Matthew Long and Carmi City Police Chief Jason Carter.