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$5-Million Best Western Hotel Proposed for Centralia

$5-Million Best Western Hotel Proposed for Centralia

The 60 to 70 room motel is planned for the Jolliff Bridge Road across from the new Walmart Super Center. 

Two Hurt When I-57 Turns Into Sheet of Ice Near Route 161 Exit

Marion County Sheriff's Deputies say a four mile stretch of southbound I-57 turned into a sheet of ice Monday night, resulting in multiple vehicles sliding out of control and at least one wreck involving injuries. 

Eastern Illinois University Announces Layoffs, Furloughs

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Eastern Illinois University has announced the layoff of 198 civil service employees, blaming the move on the continuing state budget impasse.

Bond Set at $100,000 for Mt. Vernon Man on Drug and Weapons Charges

A 30-year-old Mt. Vernon man has been charged with multiple weapon and drug charges in Marion County Court Monday following his arrest in Centralia over the weekend.

College-Accrediting Agency Sends Warning Amid Budget Impasse

Public Can't Attend Obama's Speech at Illinois House

Democrats Vying for US Senate Talk Up Experience, Background

Drew Peterson Murder-For-Hire Trial Again Postponed

Chicago State Students, Faculty Protest Budget Impasse

H and R Block $1,000 Winner

Rend Lake Facility To Close Under Plan to Reopen Most State Museums

Eagle Program Set For Carlyle on Saturday

Poll: Majority of Public Favors Criminal Justice Reforms

Dakota Access Pipeline Moving Closer to Reality

Layoffs Announced For Hamilton and White County Coal Mines

Police Beat for Monday, February 8th, 2016

Healthcare Foundation Ball Set For March

Salem Students Do Well At Academic Challenge

School Funding Overhaul Again Faces Long Odds in Springfield

Illinois Owes Springfield Hospitals $76 million

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Father of 13-Year-Old Murder Victim 'Bet She Fought Like a Wildcat'

Blacksburg Police Department(NEW YORK) — The father of a 13-year-old girl allegedly murdered by a Virginia Tech student said he "bet she fought like a wildcat," according to a new interview.David Lovell, the father of Nicole Lovell, made the comments to Dr. Phil McGraw in an interview set to air Wednesday.“ ...

Child Returns Lost Wallet to Woman Along With Touching Note

A California woman was moved last month after a child returned her lost wallet, along with an adorable note explaining why he did it. "It was just this simple act of kindness that just warms my heart," Taylor Sloan of Santa Rosa, California told ABC News. "I'm glad it's getting attention. It obviously goes to show tha ...

Murder Suspect in Custody After Mistaken Release in Los Angeles

An alleged murder suspect, who was mistakenly let out of jail last week in Los Angeles, was caught in Nevada on Monday. According to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Steven Lawrence Wright was taken into custody without incident at a hotel in Boulder City, Nevada after "numerous tips from ...

DA in Cornell Sex Assault Case Condemns Underage Drinking Culture on Campuses

The district attorney prosecuting a Cornell University fraternity president accused of attempted rape and sexual abuse blamed schools in general for "turning a blind eye" to the subject of underage drinking in connection with sexual assault on college campuses. Wolfgang Ballinger, 21, a member of Psi Upsilon’s C ...

US Veteran Says He is 'ISIS Solider,' Calls Bin Laden 'Beautiful Man,' Officials Say

Panda Cub Bei Bei Climbs a Tree With the Help of His Mom

Bus Overturns on Snowy Connecticut Highway

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Rocked by Hurricane-Force Winds

Hearing for Adnan Syed Is 'Hard to See' for Victim's Family as Case Goes on

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Rocked by Hurricane-Force Winds Off US Coast

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Salem Too Good In 4th, KO Carbondale....Girls Basketball Scores

CARBONDALE - Dearria Watson scored 13 of her game-high 22 points in the fourth quarter as Salem defeated Carbondale in their regular season finale on the road 58-50.  

Wildcats Back In Action, Host Marion Tonight

SALEM - The Salem Wildcats will try to win back-to-back games for the first time this year when they host Marion tonight for a prep basketball contest. 

KC Men & Women Each Win

CENTRALIA - The KC men and women came away with wins last night. 

Central City Punches Ticket To Final Four

INA - The Central City Citians have punched their ticket into the SIJHSAA Class S Final Four following last night's 59-43 win over Woodlawn.

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Scoreboard Roundup — 2/8/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONCharlotte 108, Chicago 91Indiana 89, L-A Lakers 87OT  ...

Colleen Crowley's Lawyer Says Johnny Manziel Ruptured Her Eardrum

More details are coming out of the Dallas criminal investigation into an alleged assault involving Johnny Man ...

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller Offers Advice to Former Teammate Johnny Manziel

Von Miller is rooting for Johnny Manziel. After the game on Sunday night, the Super Bowl 50 MVP posted a mess ...

WWE Wrestler Daniel Bryan to Retire

Former WWE champion and professional wrestling star Daniel Bryan is retiring. "Due to medical reasons, effect ...

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Zika Virus Outbreak: Consumer Reports Shares Best Zika-Fighting Repellents

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — With concern surrounding the Zika virus at an all-time high, Consumer Reports has re-released its exclusive ratings of mosquito r ...

“Girls” Star Lena Dunham Taking Time Off for 'Chronic' Illness

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The acclaimed HBO show Girls is back for a new season this month, ...

Dad's Advice to Other Fathers: 'Respect the Mother of Your Child'

A U.K. dad’s advice to fellow dads “respect the mother of your child” has gone viral after ...

Zika Virus Outbreak Prompts CDC to Activate Highest Emergency Ops Level

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Emergency Operations Center has been moved to Level 1, ...


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"The Bachelor" Recap: Shocking Eliminations in the Bahamas

Monday night's episode of The Bachelor picked up where last week's episode left off: with Ben Higgins having a private chat with Olivia after he received several co ...

Ryan Reynolds Says He's "Always Related" to Foul-Mouthed, Violent Superhero, Deadpool

Deadpool, opening Friday, is the latest flick about a Marvel superhero to hit the big screen.  But unl ...

President Obama to Appear on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"

President Obama will want to pack his dancing shoes for his trip to California this week, as he is set to ma ...

"black-ish," "Empire" Winners at NAACP Image Awards

ABC's black-ish and the Fox drama Empire won major awards Friday night at the 47th NAACP Image Awards, held F ...

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