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Salem City Series Game 3

Great baseball played on all Little League games.  The Salem City Series Game 3 broadcast is in full from 1350 AM WJBD.


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Large FMC Water Company Leak Is Found

All FMC customers who experienced a water outage Friday night will remain on a precautionary boil order until further notice.  

Effingham Injured in 4-Wheeler Wreck Near Cartter

A 43-year-old Effingham man was injured when his four wheeler flipped over on top of him in an off road accident.

Police Beat for Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Salem woman arrested for possession of cannabis. Two arrested on petitions to revoke their probation. Salem man arrested for DUI. 

Pope Names Cupich as Next Chicago Archbishop

Bishop Blase Cupich, who has struck a moderate tone on divisive social issues, was appointed the archbishop of Chicago on Saturday, succeeding a cardinal with an aggressive approach to the culture wars. 

Survivors Group Challenges Next Chicago Archbishop

A Member of the Jesse White Tumbling Team Killed

3 Former County Workers Accused of Stealing Funds

Lawmaker Wants Pumpkin to be Official Illinois Pie

Five Now In Custody After Trash Bag Meth Fire

Four Injured in Rt 37 Crash

Centralia To Consider Allowing Boat Dock Construction

Centralia City School Nurse Honored with Statewide Award

Murray Parent Speaks to Salem Chamber of Commerce

Farm Accidents Increase in Illinois Over Past Year

Quinn: No Pension 'Plan B' Before Court Ruling

Odin Holding New Math Program for Parents

Apples, Vendors, and more at Saturday's Applefest

Wamacfest to be held this Weekend

Michigan Man Charged with Gun Crime in Salem

Board Chairman Defends UI Job Denial to Professor

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NORAD Confirms Two Incidents Involving Russian Planes Approaching American Airspace

(NEW YORK) -- Authorities have confirmed two separate incidents this week in which Russian fighter planes approached the North American coastline. 

White House Partially Evacuated as Fence Jumper Gets Into Executive Mansion

(WASHINGTON) -- Part of the White House had to be evacuated Friday evening after a North Lawn fence jumper briefly eluded security and made it all the way inside the executive mansion.

Texas Cancer Doctor Gives Testimony of Alleged Poisoning in Former Lover's Trial

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- A cancer researcher will return to the stand next week in the trial of his co-worker and former lover who's accused of poisoning him.

President Obama Uses Weekly Address to Discuss Fight Against ISIS

(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama used his weekly address to speak about the battle against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria for the second consecutive week.

GOP Weekly Address: Democrats Have Chosen 'Divisive Politics Rather Than Facts and Common Sense'

Woman Dies at Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

Marie and Cristobal: Two Storms and Lots of Questions

Kid Booted Out of Preschool After Mom's Facebook Rant

Video Captures Colorado Cops Swarming in 'Swatting' Prank

Video of Possible UFO Recorded by Pennsylvania Woman

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Friday Night High School Football Scoreboard

Salem falls to 0-4 on the year with a 48-0 loss to Taylorville, while Centralia improves to 4-0 with a 39 to 22 win over Carbondale.  See the rest of the area high school football finals.

Salem Varsity Volleyball Team Falls to Taylorville

The Salem Community High School volleyball team faced their first Apollo conference opponent, Taylorville Thursday evening at BE Gum gymnasium.

Junior High Baseball: Odin Beat South Central

South Central had the lead 2-1 going into the top of the seventh when Odin scored two. 

Cardinals Beat Reds 2-1, Stay 2 1-2 Up in Central

ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey powered back into the St. Louis postseason rotation picture with 7 2-3 dominant innings, and Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday hit consecutive homers in the first inning of the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

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ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' Details NFL, Baltimore Ravens' Handling of Ray Rice Situation

(NEW YORK) -- Baltimore Ravens executives may have received a detailed description of what transpired just hours after former running back Ray Rice punched his then- ...

Rizzo wins 2014 Branch Rickey Award

Rizzo wins 2014 Branch Rickey Award

Cards outlast Brewers...Bucs sweep Boston out of Pittsburgh...Rangers complete Oakland sweep

Cards outlast Brewers...Bucs sweep Boston out of Pittsburgh...Rangers complete Oakland sweep

Falcons crush Bucs

Falcons crush Bucs

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Swedish Man Acquitted of Rape Due to 'Sexomnia'

(SUNDSVALL, Sweden) -- A Swedish man who was convicted of rape had his charges overturned after an appeals court found the man could have been asleep during the atta ...

Insurance Coverage Could Be Obstacle to Genetic Testing That Could Warn of Breast Cancer Risk

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers say that poor insurance coverage may mean a lack of genetic testing to warn women of ...

Researchers Call for Improved End-of-Life Care

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers at the Institute of Medicine released a report on Wednesday calling for improved end ...

Enterovirus Confirmed in Washington State, 160 Sick

(KING COUNTY, Wash.) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed at least two cases of En ...


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"The Cosby Show" Turns 30: 30 Things You May Not Have Known About the Show

(NEW YORK) -- Thirty years ago today, audiences were introduced to The Cosby Show, a sitcom about the Huxtable family in Brooklyn, New York, that would remain on the ...

"Fashion Police" to Continue Without Joan Rivers, E! Network Says

(NEW YORK) --  After much deliberation and Melissa Rivers' blessing, Fashion Police will officially move ...

Melissa Rivers: Obama Sent Handwritten Letter After Joan Rivers' Death Read On ABC News Radio: http://abcnewsradioonline.com/entertainment-news#ixzz3DtBB1C2z

(NEW YORK) -- Melissa Rivers made an appearance on a special Fashion Police: Celebrating Joan -- the first tim ...

"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" Stars Mama June and Sugar Bear Separate

(NEW YORK) -- Mama June had sad news to share Friday.

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