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Odin School Board Once Again Urged To Fire Superintendent

Odin School Board Once Again Urged To Fire Superintendent

The Odin School Board went behind closed doors with their attorney Tuesday night after hearing more complaints about Superintendent Stephen  Westrick from a crowd that wanted to see him fired.

Calumet and Airport Roads Completely Reopened Until Spring

The City of Centralia Public Works Department has announced work on the Calumet and Airport road improvements have been suspended until spring. 

Iuka Man Sentenced on Methamphetamine Charge

A 22-year-old Iuka man has pleaded guilty in Marion County Court to one of three methamphetamine charges pending against him.  

Junction City Man Charged With Failure To Register As Child Murderer

A 56-year-old Junction City man had bond set at $25,000 after being charged with failure to register as a child murderer within one year of his last registration.

Sandoval Board Clears Way for Hiring of New Animal Control Officer

Police Beat for Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Drug Round Up Underway in Jefferson County and Mt. Vernon

Official: Convicted Killer Slain in Illinois Prison

Durbin: US, Cuba Diplomatic Ties 'Long Overdue'

Chicago Couple Convicted of Stealing State Grants

Centralia's Proposed Budget Contains Surplus

Illinois Employers Reminded of Income-Tax Rollback

Topinka Remembered as Honest, Tough at Memorial

Health Department: Flu Season In Full Swing

Central City Hires New Attorney

Salem Fire Protection District Gives Holiday Tips

Odin Calls in Lawyer for Union Contract Consultation

Rauner says Agencies will be Asking for $760 Million Extra

Salem Police Department Has Second Detective

Salem City Council Approves Purchase of Yellow Freight Site

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Suspect in Kidnap of New Hampshire Girl Faces 205 Charges

A New Hampshire man who allegedly kidnapped a teenage girl and held her for nine months now faces more than 200 charges, including assault and felonious sexual assault, prosecutors said Wednesday.Nathaniel Kibby, 34, is charged with 80 counts each of aggravated felonious sexual assault and sexual assault, as well as 4 ...

Montana Man Found Guilty in Slaying of German Exchange Student

Markus Kaarma has been found guilty in the slaying of 17-year-old German exchange student Diren Dede, whom he shot after the teen wandered into Kaarma’s Grant Creek, Montana, garage.Kaarma had claimed that he killed the teenager inside his garage out of fear for the safety of his family. Montana law allows a hom ...

Meteorologist Shot Outside Texas TV Station

A Texas meteorologist was shot Wednesday outside a TV station in Waco, police said.The suspect fled after allegedly shooting Patrick Crawford, NBC affiliate KCEN's morning meteorologist, multiple times in the studio's parking lot, Department of Public Safety Trooper D.L. Wilson told ABC News Wednesday."[Crawford] was getting in ...

After Five Years in Prison, Alan Gross Says It's 'Good to Be Home'

For Alan Gross, the American subcontractor released Wednesday morning after more than five years in a Cuban prison, "it’s good to be home.”"What a blessing it is to be a citizen of this country," he said Wednesday afternoon.Gross, who was sentenced to 15 years in jail after Cuban authorities accused him of ...

Boston Marathon Suspect to Make Court Appearance Thursday

Johns Hopkins Sends Rejected Students 'Welcome' Emails in Error

ABC EXCLUSIVE: Alan Gross: Cuba Releases Him After Five Years in Prison

Drive Sober Campaign Aims to Top Last Year's Success

Water Leak at Barclays Center Causes 'Rain Delay' During NBA Game

Jesus Sign at Fire Station Becomes Hot Topic

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Nunn Leads Illinois to Easy Win Over Hampton, 73-55

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points as Illinois cruised over Hampton 73-55 on Wednesday night.

High School Basketball Round-Up

Woodlawn beats Odin, Wayne City Tournament continues, St. Elmo Tournament opens, and Sandoval tops Wayne City in girls basketball.  

Salem Bowlers Split With Herrin

Salem boys win, while girls drop their match.

Franklin Park and Sandoval Drop Jr. High Girls Games

Franklin Park girls fall to Bartelso.  Sandoval loses to St. Rose.  

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S.D. Padres Sign P Brandon Morrow to 1-Year Contract

The San Diego Padres signed free agent right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow to a one-year contract, the team announced on Wednesday. Financial terms of the deal were ...

Mariners Acquire OF Ruggiano From Cubs

The Seattle Mariners acquired outfielder Justin Ruggiano from the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday for minor league ...

49ers Cut Ray McDonald

The San Francisco 49ers cut defensive lineman Ray McDonald on Wednesday after new allegations of sexual ...

Titans at Jaguars Thursday Night Preview

The Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars will square off on Thursday night in a game that could decide t ...

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Despite Risks, Older Adults More Likely to Use Benzodiaepines for Help Sleeping

Older adults are more likely to use benzodiazepines for help sleeping, a new study says, which could put them at risk of injury.According to a study published in th ...

Pilots Risk Significant UV Exposure

Pilots should remember to pack their sunscreen, researchers said, after a study noted that flying at 30,000 f ...

Pup Tries Out New 3-D-Printed Paws

One lucky dog is getting his stride back after being fitted with custom 3-D printed paws and legs.Derby, a mu ...

Pharmacists Charged with Murder in 2012 Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

A Massachusetts pharmacy owner has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in connection with the ...


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Sony Pulls the Plug on Dec. 25 Release of "The Interview" After Threats

  As major movie chains moved to pull The Interview from their holiday lineups after threats from the Sony Corp. hackers, Sony has decided to shelve the film."I ...

Stephen Collins Admits He 'Did Something Terribly Wrong'

Stephen Collins has been keeping a low profile since news broke last November that he'd sexually molested mo ...

Morgan Freeman Voted ‘Most Liked Celebrity’ in US

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) — It must be that soothing voice. Morgan Freeman has been voted the "Most Lik ...

Robin Williams' Son Zak Opens Up About His Lingering Grief

Zak Williams says he is still grieving over the death of his iconic father, Robin Williams, earlier this summ ...

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