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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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Bryant Memorial Park's Annual Easter Egg Hunt

The annual Easter Egg hunt at Bryant Memorial Park had a large turnout as adults took their children to collect Easter eggs for a family-friendly event.

Easter Egg Hunts Set in Salem and Wamac Sunday Afternoon

The hunt in Salem is at Bryan Memorial Park at two Sunday afternoon.  The Centralia area hunt is at the Wamac City Park at one Sunday afternoon.  

Centralia Curbside Pickup Next Monday-Friday

Any items not longer than 5 feet or more than 50 pounds can be placed at curbside by 6 am on your normal trash collection day for pickup.

Three Car Crash in Centralia Sends One To Hospital

One person was taken to the hospital and three others declined treatment following a three car wreck at the Broadway and Brookside intersection on the westside of Centralia late Friday morning.  

Rural Iuka Mobile Home Destroyed By Fire

Fire Near Cartter Burns Nearly 25 Acres, But Buildings Spared

Marion County Has New Deputy Coroner

Quinn: New Controls After Medicaid Paid for Dead

Both Drivers Escape Injury In Crash on South Side of Centralia

GOP: Dems Breaking Rules To Get Their Way

Police Beat for Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Medical Marijuana Rules Almost Ready

Illinois Democrats Plan Organizational Meeting

$14M Awarded in Lawsuit Linking Pill to Stroke

Medicaid Paid $12M To Deceased Illinois Residents

Olney Woman Gets Jail for Hindering Murder Probe

Another IDNR Official Departs

Brownstown Man Leads St. Elmo Police on Car Chase, Wrecks Squad Car

Three Area Railroad Crossings to Receive Improvements

IDOT Set to Improve Route 37

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Car Plows into Florida Church, Leaving 21 Hurt

Twenty-one people were injured Sunday night by a car that plowed into their church during Easter services in Fort Myers, Fla.While no fatalities were reported, some of the church-goers were severely injured. Eighteen people were reportedly brought to Lee County hospitals for treatment.According to witnesses, an Easter ...

Obama Presents Navy Football with Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy

The Naval Academy ended their season 9-4, a solid feat for any team, but their bigger accomplishment: taking home the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy.And Friday, President Obama presented the team with the trophy for the second time in two years and 9th time in the past 11 years.“This is a team that also had a ...

FBI: 16-Year-Old Stows Away on California-Hawaii Flight

A 16-year-old boy from California hopped a fence at the San Jose Airport and snuck into the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines flight, stowing away for a five-hour flight, FBI spokesman Tom Simon told ABC News.Simon said the boy -- who ran away from home -- passed out inside the unprotected, unpressurized wheel well on ...

Boston Expands Security Efforts for Monday's Marathon

Police are ramping up security for Monday's Boston Marathon in the wake of last year's bombings. Four-thousand police officers and 500 undercover plain-clothes detectives will be staged from the start line to the finish line. Kurt Schwartz, Massachusetts' Undersecretary for Homeland Security and Emergency Management ...

Florida Sinkhole Filled After Threatening Two Homes

Snowmobilers Escape Uninjured After Moose Encounter in Maine

Sinkhole Threatened Two Homes at Florida Retirement Community

Boston Expands Security Efforts in Preparation for Monday's Marathon

Twelve-Year-Old Dies on Boy Scout Camping Trip in Washington State

Sinkhole Threatens Two Homes at Florida Retirement Community

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Molina's Error Helps Nationals Beat Cardinals 3-1

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina's throwing error combined with Michael Wacha's wild pitch to allow two unearned runs in the seventh inning, breaking a tie and helping Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals beat St. Louis 3-1 Friday night.

Lynn, Cardinals Beat Sloppy Nationals 4-3

Lance Lynn won his fourth straight start and the St. Louis Cardinals took advantage of another shaky fielding performance by Washington, scoring three unearned runs to beat Jordan Zimmermann and the Nationals 4-3 Saturday.

Cubs Hit 3 HRs, Break Loose to Beat Reds 8-4

Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday.

Blues Beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, Take 2-0 Lead

Defenseman Barret Jackman scored on a drive through traffic, giving the St. Louis Blues their second straight 4-3 overtime victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday for a 2-0 series lead against the defending Stanley Cup champions.

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Canadiens Stop Lightning, One Game Away from Series Sweep

The Montreal Canadiens came to play Sunday. Rene Bourque scored 11 seconds into the game and the Canadiens held on from there, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2, ...

Bruins Strike Back, Even Series with Wings

Reilly Smith and Justin Florek both scored their first career playoff goals to help the Boston Bruins defeat ...

Kuchar Holes Bunker Shot to Win at Harbour Town

After three straight weeks of holding at least a share of the lead but never winning, Matt Kuchar finally cam ...

Farnsworth Named Mets Closer

New York Mets skipper Terry Collins announced Sunday that Kyle Farnsworth is the team's new closer. The 38-ye ...

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Woman Reportedly Finds Bird Leg in Bagged Spinach

An Ohio woman is unhappy with the food giant Dole after reportedly finding a bird leg in her bagged spinach. After she opened the bag, Rose Carducci said, "As I sta ...

Laughing Makes Your Brain Work Better, New Study Finds

Ever have trouble remembering where you just left your keys? Just laugh it off. New research suggests that h ...

SARS-Like MERS Virus Spreads Among Healthcare Workers

A sudden uptick in the SARS-like corona virus called MERS-CoV for Middle Eastern Respiratory Coronavirus is p ...

Woman With Engineered Vagina Says She Has 'Normal Life'

A woman who took part in a ground-breaking study in which scientists were able to use her cells to engineer ...


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"Captain America" Holds Top Box Office Spot for Third Weekend

Captain America: The Winter Soldier has not lost its winning streak. The action film remained the top-grossing movie at the box office for the third weekend in a ro ...

Movie Review: “Transcendence”

Johnny Depp’s Dr. Will Caster and his wife, Evelyn (Rebecca Hall), want to change the world through art ...

Rosie, Al, and Other Extreme Celebrity Weight Loss Stories

Rosie O'Donnell is down nearly 50 pounds. The comedian and TV personality flaunted her major weight loss in a ...

Michelle Obama To Guest Star on "Nashville"

Michelle Obama will be guest starring on an episode of the musical drama Nashville, ABC Television confirms. ...

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