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Mt. Vernon Man Pleads Guilty to 2011 Murder

Mt. Vernon Man Pleads Guilty to 2011 Murder

A 21 year old Mt. Vernon man pled guilty to a 2011 murder in Jefferson County Court on Friday.

Bleachers Almost Finished at Centralia's New Evers Field

The bleachers are up at Centralia High School's new football stadium on the High School Campus.

Mount Vernon Man Held on Meth Charges Following Raid

Another man is in jail following the latest in a slew of raids on suspected methamphetamine manufacturers in Mt. Vernon. 

Jerry Stermer Appointed by Quinn as Short-Term Comptroller Replacement

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has named his budget chief as a short-term replacement for late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.

Illinois Law Nixes Deadline for Asbestos Lawsuits

Quinn Signs Bill Increasing Juror Pay

Centralia Expected to Approve 2015 Budget on Monday

Police Beat for Friday, December 19th, 2014

Salem High School to Offer Nursing Assistant Dual-Credit Classes

Details on Hit-and-Run Accident Released

Mount Vernon Man Dead Following Washington County Accident

Unemployment Down, but Households on Food Stamps at Record Highs

Kaskaskia College Presents Check to Salem Hospital

South Central Receives One of 12 Federal Literacy Grants

Alleged Buchheit Burglar Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

Centralia HS Alumni Association Opens New Capital Funds Donation Initiative

Mark Decker Drops Out of Salem Mayoral Race, Three Candidates Remain

Centralia High School Approves Low Tax Levy

14 Salem High Seniors Honored as State Scholars

Mt. Vernon Bank Robber, Caught in the Act, Pleads Guilty

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Supreme Court Denies Stay in Florida Same-Sex Marriage Case

Same-sex couples in Florida could get married as soon as next month after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay.Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi had filed for a stay while awaiting an appeal hearing before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeal. The Supreme Court, however, decided by a 7-2 margin not to grant the ...

Staples Says Over One Million Payment Cards Affected by September Data Breach

Staples says that more than one million customers' credit and debit cards may have been affected by a September data breach at a number of its stores.In a press release, the company provided an update on the breach, saying that malware had been deployed to point-of-sale systems at 115 of Staples' 1,400-plus U.S. store ...

UVA Holds Board of Visitors Meeting Regarding "Rolling Stone" Article

The University of Virginia's Board of Visitors on Friday held a meeting to discuss the school's reaction to the Rolling Stone article, which has come under criticism, describing a sexual assault case on campus.The school's President Teresa Sullivan said on Friday that the concerns about sexual assault didn't start bec ...

Patient Exposed to Ebola Released from NIH Facility

The patient admitted to the National Institutes of Health facility in Maryland on Dec. 11 was discharged on Friday without having shown evidence of the Ebola virus.The patient, who was not publicly identified, had been flown to the NIH facility from an overseas location by private medevac. The hospital said at the tim ...

Sony Says Alternate Means of Releasing "The Interview" Under Consideration

Exclusive: Newly Released Ray Rice Video Shows Aftermath of Elevator Incident

LAFD Says Apartment Complex Fire Was Arson

Orion Returns from Road Trip: What's Next for 'America's Spacecraft'

“The Interview”: FBI Links North Korea to Sony Hacking

“The Interview”: Feds Prepared to Blame North Korea for Sony Attack

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High School Basketball Round Up

Salem, Centralia and South Central girls win, St. Elmo and Wayne City Boys Tournaments continue.  

Junior High Basketball Round Up

Patoka Junior High boys beat Sandoval.  Salem Franklin Park girls fall to Breese All Saints.

LA Kings Erase 3-Goal Deficit, Move Past Blues 6-4

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Anze Kopitar had a career-high five points, Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking power-play goal with 11:02 to play, and the Los Angeles Kings rallied from an early three-goal deficit for a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.

High School Basketball Round-Up

St. Elmo and Wayne City Boys Basketball Tournaments continue.  Sandoval girls beat Ramsey.  

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ESPN: C.J. Spiller Expected to Play Sunday

Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller is expected to play Sunday against the Oakland Raiders, according to ESPN's Adam Caplan.Spiller has been out since suffering ...

Pirates Agree to 1-Year Deal with 1B Hart

Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million deal with first baseman Corey Hart.The 32-year-old ...

Report: Padres Acquire Outfielder Justin Upton from the Braves

The San Diego Padres have struck again this offseason by acquiring another big-time bat. According to reports ...

Seahawks Reward Linebacker K.J. Wright with Four-Year Extension

The Seattle Seahawks have locked up another key member of their dominant defense. ESPN reports they've reward ...

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Caramel Apples Linked to Four Deaths in Multi-State Listeria Outbreak

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid eating caramel apples after linking the fall treats to a multi-state listeria outbreak that has been linked to at le ...

The Science Behind Nailing Your New Year's Resolution

New Year's resolutions seem so full of promise on Jan. 1, but by the middle of the week, many people have alr ...

Santa's Heartwarming Surprise for Deaf 6-Year-Old Girl

For one 6-year-old girl in Westminster, Massachusetts, the best Christmas gift she received didn’t come ...

Plus-Size Blogger Asks Beauty Editors to Transform Her Photo

When blogger Marie Southard Ospina sent a photo of herself with no makeup and no clothes to photo editors in ...


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Stephen Collins Denies He's a Pedophile After Confessing to Sexual Misconduct With 3 Girls

  7th Heaven actor Stephen Collins says he is “absolutely not” a pedophile, claiming that the three underage girls he confessed to having sexual mis ...

Stephen Colbert's Portrait to Hang Between Bathrooms at the Smithsonian Once Again

Following the end of his nine-year run on Comedy Central, and in advance of his move to CBS to take over The ...

Why Natalie Portman Says "Star Wars" Actually Hurt Her Career

When Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace came out in 1999, it became one of the highest grossing movies o ...

Angelina Jolie on Bucking the Hollywood Establishment: ‘I Do What I Want to Do’

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(NEW YORK) — Angelina Jolie has never played by Hollywood's rules, and she doesn't ...

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