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Bond Set at $50,000 for Centralia Man Who Struck Paramedic

Bond has been set at $50,000 for a 42-year-old Centralia man who has been charged with aggravated battery to a person rendering first aide.  

North Wamac Highlight Summer Projects

The North Wamac Grade School District will be getting some much needed work done over the summer.  Superintendent Brad Morris presented a list of projects to be completed during the summer to the board of education at their regular monthly meeting this week.

McCarter Proposes a No Tax Increase Budget

State Senator Kyle McCarter has crafted a balanced budget compromise combing what he calls true budget reforms and no new taxes.  

South Central School Board Meeting

The South Central School District amended budget will show still $400,000 in the red as state payments didn't come in once again for transportation or Capital Development Board projects.

Two Injured in Selmaville Road Wreck Southwest of Salem

Salem Woman Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison on Multiple Charges

South Central High School Honor/High Honor Roll

Centralia City Council Hears More Complaints on Low Flying Planes from Airport

Illinois: Publicly Owned Resort Should Be Demolished

One Receives Minor Injury in Downtown Salem Wreck

Police Beat for Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Salem High School Names Lisa Stephenson As Teacher of the Year

Illinois Remapping Issue Step Closer to November Ballot

Illinois Lawmaker, University Spar Over Research Animals

Illinois Pushes Legal Aid for Juveniles in Murder Cases

Champaign Among Nation's Faster-Growing Cities

Father and Son Arrested in Walnut Hill

Bond Set at $50,000 for Odin Man for Residential Burglary; Drug Charges Won't Be Filed

Irvington Grade School Honor and High Honor Roll

Salem Grade School Board Issues Bonds for $2.5-Million Project

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FBI Director Deplores 'Peculiar Indifference' to Rising US Murders

In unusually frank terms, FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday indicted Americans across the country for the “peculiar indifference” he says they’ve shown to what’s happening in many cities across the country, where “parents are afraid to let their kids play outside, where good education ...

Romanian Hacker 'Guccifer' Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The notorious Romanian hacker known as Guccifer has pleaded guilty in federal court to two hacking-related charges, according to prosecutors.Guccifer, whose name is Marcel Lehel Lazar, 44, allegedly hacked into emails and social media accounts and released the personal information ...

Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Taken into Custody

A man who allegedly shot at passing cars while driving the wrong way on a highway was taken into custody Wednesday morning, according to police.The suspect, whose name was not released, is in his mid-30s and a resident of Phoenix, according to Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Damon Cecil.Multiple ...

Severe Weather Sweeps Across Plains; Two Injured in Kansas

Brad Guay(DODGE CITY, Kan.) — Two people were critically injured in Kansas Tuesday evening following severe weather that swirled through the Plains, according to officials.In a statement issued by the Kansas Adjutant General's Office, the two injured people were taken to Western Plains Medical Center in Dodge Cit ...

Chaotic Scene Erupts Outside Trump Rally in New Mexico

Romanian Hacker 'Guccifer' Expected to Plead Guilty in Federal Court

Surveillance Footage Released in Killing of Houston Boy, 11

'Large and Destructive' Tornado Strikes Kansas, National Weather Service Confirms

Bodies of Missing Washington Couple Found in Remote Area

Two Killed When Amtrak Train Collides with Car in California

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Harre in 26th headed into second round of Men's Golf Nationals

PLYMOUTH, Ind. (May 25, 2016) - Rend Lake College sophomore Jordan Harre (Nashville) currently sits in an 11-way tie for 26th place at the National Junior College Athletic Association Men's Golf National tournament at Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth, Ind. He finished round one yesterday two over par at 74.

Salem Heads To Mt Vernon For Regional Semifinals Today....SC Play In Sectionals

MT VERNON - The Salem Wildcats are back in action today as they take on the top-seeded hosts in the Mt Vernon 3A regional at 4pm this afternoon.

Softball Post Season Results/Schedule

The Class 3A regional semifinals began last night in prep softball.  

Yankees, Marlins & A's move to 5-1....Little League Results

Salem Youth Complex - In Little League Minors play yesterday at the Complex, 

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Curry Says 'Series Isn't Over' After Falling Behind 3-1 to Thunder

Don't count them out just yet.Despite now trailing the Western Conference Finals 3-1 to the Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry s ...

Indy 500 Stinger Auction to Raise Money for Children Fighting Cancer

Courtesy Window World Stinger(INDIANAPOLIS) — The Indianapolis 500 is kicking off its 100-year anniversa ...

Thunder have Warriors on ropes

     OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Golden State Warriors put together winning streaks of at least th ...

Goalie change for Blues

     TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The NHL's Eastern Conference finals are heading back to Pittsburgh.

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Born Deaf, 11-Year-Old Boy Takes on National Spelling Bee

An 11-year-old South Carolina boy who was born deaf has made it to the Scripps National Spelling Bee.Neil Maes of Belton, South Carolina, received cochlear implants ...

Your Body: 'Banana Peel Challenge' May Lead to Serious Injuries

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorA new social media trend that rese ...

Dancing Docs 'Staying Positive' for Kid Patients in Uplifting Video

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta(ATLANTA) — Those in need of a pick-me-up need look no further than this ...

Teen with Down Syndrome Surprised with College Acceptance Letter

One Indiana teen's overwhelmingly joyful reaction while reading her college acceptance letter has gone viral, ...


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"Beauty and the Beast" Live-Action Teaser-Trailer Sets Online Record

A lot of us clearly are looking forward to seeing that live-action remake of Disney's Beauty and the Beast. The just-released teaser trailer for the movie has set a ...

Chelsea Handler Doesn’t Care What You Think of Her New Show

Chelsea Handler has made a career out of being unapologetic, unafraid and sometimes half-naked. Now, Handler ...

The Latest to Die on “Game of Thrones” Is…

(SPOILERS AHEAD!)  If you don’t want to know, stop reading now.  On Sunday night’s Game ...

Dory Just Keeps Swimming in New "Finding Dory" Trailer

With just over three weeks to go before it opens, we've got a second trailer for Finding Dory. The sequel to ...

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