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Centralia Police Add Additional School Resource Officer

The Centralia City School and High School Districts will have an additional School Resource Officer. 

Teutopolis Grade School Alters Busing in Separation of Religion Case

Teutopolis (AP) - An Effingham County School District that requires students who ride the bus to arrive early for optional religious instruction at a Roman Catholic parish has agreed to discontinue the practice in response to a legal challenge.

6 Men Charged with Dismembering Champaign Woman

CHAMPAIGN. Ill. (AP) - Six people have been charged with dismembering a missing Champaign woman whose remains were found in a central Illinois lake.

Durbin Seeks National Park Status for Cahokia Mounds

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - An ongoing effort to get an ancient southwestern Illinois historical site designated as a national park is getting a boost from U.S. Senator Dick Durbin.

Board to Review 15 Conditions for Illinois Medical Marijuana

Most States, Including Illinois, Don't Track Toxic Foam Use

Illinois Weighs College Aid for Students in US Illegally

Swastikas, Noose Lead U of Illinois to Call for Tolerance

Rantoul Woman Arrested on Drug Charges at Centralia Hotel Pleads Guilty

Centralia Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Fleeing For Lengthy April Police Chase

Rural Centralia Man Pleads Guilty to Vehicular Endangerment Charge For Throwing Item Off I-57 Overpass

Centralia Discusses Resurfacing Track

MAP Grant Dollars Start to Flow Again

Advocates Fear Chaos After Rauner Home Health Care Ruling

Report: Laws Holding Back Juveniles with Criminal Records

Salem Grade School Board Approves $2.25-Million Renovation Plan at Hawthorn and Franklin Park

Salem Township Hospital To Make Changes to Try and Increase Number of Inpatients

Severe Weather Hits Fayette and Effingham Counties

Judge: Man Suing Hastert Can Remain Anonymous for Now

Large Crowd Packs Second Salvation Army Chicken Giveaway

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Video Shows Florida Teens Leaving Inlet the Day They Went Missing

Newly released video shows missing Florida teens Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen as they pull out of the Jupiter inlet by boat the day they went missing. In the video, both 14-year-olds are shirtless and wearing dark-colored shorts. At one point, Stephanos takes off his hat, showing his blond hair and indicating he w ...

Natural Gas Explosion Creates Massive Fireball

A natural gas explosion erupted into a massive ball of fire near Salem Township, Pennsylvania, Friday morning. One person was injured. Forbes Road Fire Department Chief Bob Rosatti said in a press conference it was the “biggest ball of fire I’ve ever seen.” As firetrucks "were coming around the bend, ...

'Frisco Five' on Hunger Strike While San Francisco Police Chief Refuses to Resign

Five protesters in San Francisco's Mission District, called the "Frisco Five," continue their hunger strike over what they call racist actions by the San Francisco police department, which they say include shootings of minorities and racially-charged text messages by officers. The group is calling for the resignation ...

NYC Police Looking for Man Who Reportedly Offered Boy to Tourist for Sex

New York City police say are investigating a report of a man who allegedly offered up a boy for sex in exchange for money in Central Park Thursday night.A tourist in the park, a 50-year-old male, was allegedly "asked if he wanted to perform sexual acts with the child for $300.00," police told ABC News.Authorities say ...

FAA Investigating Two Emergency Landings at Philadelphia International Airport

Original Forensic Drawings of Manson Jane Doe Were 'Inaccurate,' Sister Says

FAA Issues Ground Stop in Philadelphia After Aircraft Emergency

Congress Passes Bill to Make Bison First 'National Mammal'

Suspicious White Powder Sent to Donald Trump Not Hazardous: Officials

Decorated Green Beret Won't Be Forced out of Army for Assault of Afghan Officer

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KC Names Male & Female Athletes of the Year

The Kaskaskia College Athletic Department announced last night that Elijah Watson of Chicago and Rachel Hanold of Haubstadt, Indiana were named the Male and Female Athletes of the Year.

Lady Cats Host SC Today, Mt Zion Tomorrow....Softball Scores

The Salem Lady Wildcats softball team takes their 6-11 record to Tully Park today when they host the South Central Lady Cougars.  Salem will then return to Tully on Saturday, weather permitting, to host Mt Zion for an Apollo doubleheader.  

Wildcats Fall, Orphans Win in Prep Tennis

The Salem Wildcats tennis team dropped their match with Olney on the road 6-3.

Salem Rec Basketball B League Tournament Begins

The Salem men's recreation basketball B League opened up their end of the season tournament last night at the Community Center.  

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Cowboys Draft Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith in Second Round Despite Knee Injury

Despite a knee injury, Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday, at 34th overall. Accord ...

Warriors' Stephen Curry Hoping to 'Get Back Sooner'

Despite an injury and having to sit out for the NBA playoffs, Stephen Curry is remaining optimistic. On Frida ...

NCAA Rescinds Ban on Satellite Football Camps

The NCAA on Thursday rescinded a recently introduced rule prohibiting Division I football coaches from holdin ...

Miami Dolphins Stand by NFL Draft Pick Laremy Tunsil Amid Social Media Scandal

Miami Dolphins officials defended their first-round draft pick Laremy Tunsil on Friday after a video surfaced ...

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First US Zika Virus-Related Death Reported in Puerto Rico

The first U.S. death related to the Zika virus was reported Friday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A patient infected with the virus develop ...

US Cases of Zika Virus Top 400

The Zika virus continues to spread throughout the Western Hemisphere, including in wide swaths of Central and ...

Your Body: The Link Between Your Birth Month and Allergies

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorCould the season in which your chi ...

Author's Proposed 'Meternity' Leave from Work Sparks Backlash

An author’s suggestion that all women would benefit from “meternity” leave that would give ...


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Allison Janney Reprises "West Wing" Character During Surprise White House Press Briefing Appearance

the character played by Martin Sheen in The West Wing -- supporting in the Democratic primary?  She snapped, “I think you know the answer to that questio ...

Amy Schumer and Her Dad FaceTime with "Goddess" Goldie Hawn

Amy Schumer's dad can cross one more thing off his bucket list, thanks to his daughter. "FaceTime with the go ...

Will Ferrell Not Involved in Controversial Ronald Reagan Comedy, Rep Tells ABC News

Turns out Will Ferrell won't be starring in an upcoming comedy about former President Ronald Reagan.  Hi ...

Ronald Reagan's Family Criticizes Planned Will Ferrell Comedy

Ronald Reagan's family is upset over a planned comedy that will star Will Ferrell as the former president. It ...

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