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Rantoul Woman Arrested on Drug Charges at Centralia Hotel Pleads Guilty

A 20-year-old Rantoul woman has pleaded guilty in Marion County Court to one of three possession of controlled substance charges pending against her.

Centralia Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Fleeing For Lengthy April Police Chase

A 19-year-old Centralia man who initially successfully fled following a high speed police chase that went through Centralia, the Shattuc area, and Sandoval has pleaded guilty in Marion County Court to aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude police.  

Rural Centralia Man Pleads Guilty to Vehicular Endangerment Charge For Throwing Item Off I-57 Overpass

A 19-year-old Centralia man has pleaded guilty to one count of vehicular endangerment pending against him in Marion County Court in connection with throwing a soda off an I-57 overpass in November 2013.   

Centralia Discusses Resurfacing Track

The Centralia High School Board of Education heard from Superintendent Chuck Lane who says the resurfacing of the track was nearly 2 years overdue. 

MAP Grant Dollars Start to Flow Again

Advocates Fear Chaos After Rauner Home Health Care Ruling

Report: Laws Holding Back Juveniles with Criminal Records

Salem Grade School Board Approves $2.25-Million Renovation Plan at Hawthorn and Franklin Park

Salem Township Hospital To Make Changes to Try and Increase Number of Inpatients

Severe Weather Hits Fayette and Effingham Counties

Judge: Man Suing Hastert Can Remain Anonymous for Now

Large Crowd Packs Second Salvation Army Chicken Giveaway

Shimkus Votes to Improve Email Privacy

Kinmundy Woman Sentenced for Price Changing at Salem Walmart

Police Beat for Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Odin Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison on Drug Conviction

Man Accused of Trying to Entice Children Into Sexual Liasons

Eastern Illinois University Investigates Mumps Outbreak

University of Illinois Union to Start 5-Day Strike Thursday Morning

Lincoln Home Visitors Spent $13.8 Million Locally in 2015

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'Frisco Five' on Hunger Strike While San Francisco Police Chief Refuses to Resign

Five protesters in San Francisco's Mission District, called the "Frisco Five," continue their hunger strike over what they call racist actions by the San Francisco police department, which they say include shootings of minorities and racially-charged text messages by officers. The group is calling for the resignation ...

NYC Police Looking for Man Who Reportedly Offered Boy to Tourist for Sex

New York City police say are investigating a report of a man who allegedly offered up a boy for sex in exchange for money in Central Park Thursday night.A tourist in the park, a 50-year-old male, was allegedly "asked if he wanted to perform sexual acts with the child for $300.00," police told ABC News.Authorities say ...

FAA Investigating Two Emergency Landings at Philadelphia International Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating two emergency landings Friday morning at Philadelphia International Airport.Both incidents occurred just after 8 a.m. ET, according to an FAA spokesperson.Republic Airlines 4518, on its way to Philadelphia from Toronto, reported steering problems while in flig ...

Original Forensic Drawings of Manson Jane Doe Were 'Inaccurate,' Sister Says

The sister of the Jane Doe who was found near the Charles Manson killings in 1969 in Los Angeles said the original forensic sketches of the body were "inaccurate."The Los Angeles Police Department announced on Wednesday that "Jane Doe No. 59" had finally been identified as 19-year-old Reet Silvia Jurvetson, who was di ...

FAA Issues Ground Stop in Philadelphia After Aircraft Emergency

Congress Passes Bill to Make Bison First 'National Mammal'

Suspicious White Powder Sent to Donald Trump Not Hazardous: Officials

Decorated Green Beret Won't Be Forced out of Army for Assault of Afghan Officer

FBI Arrest Oregon Man Who Threatened President, Find Pipe Bombs

Police, Firefighters Investigate White Powder at NYC Trump Tower

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KC Names Male & Female Athletes of the Year

The Kaskaskia College Athletic Department announced last night that Elijah Watson of Chicago and Rachel Hanold of Haubstadt, Indiana were named the Male and Female Athletes of the Year.

Lady Cats Host SC Today, Mt Zion Tomorrow....Softball Scores

The Salem Lady Wildcats softball team takes their 6-11 record to Tully Park today when they host the South Central Lady Cougars.  Salem will then return to Tully on Saturday, weather permitting, to host Mt Zion for an Apollo doubleheader.  

Wildcats Fall, Orphans Win in Prep Tennis

The Salem Wildcats tennis team dropped their match with Olney on the road 6-3.

Salem Rec Basketball B League Tournament Begins

The Salem men's recreation basketball B League opened up their end of the season tournament last night at the Community Center.  

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Leicester City One Win From Premier League Title

A shocking season by Leicester City F.C. could see the club become just the sixth in the history of the Barclays Premier League to claim a league title as soon as t ...

Sprint Cup Visits Talladega this Weekend

The 2016 Sprint Cup Series season rolls on this Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.The famous Alabama track wi ...

Laremy Tunsil Falls in NFL Draft After Gas Mask Tweet, Instagram Hack

It was a wild night for Ole Miss offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil at Thursday night's NFL Draft.Shortly before ...

Marlins' Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games for PED Use

Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon was suspended for 80 games late Thursday night after testing positive ...

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First US Zika Virus-Related Death Reported in Puerto Rico

The first U.S. death related to the Zika virus was reported Friday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A patient infected with the virus develop ...

US Cases of Zika Virus Top 400

The Zika virus continues to spread throughout the Western Hemisphere, including in wide swaths of Central and ...

Your Body: The Link Between Your Birth Month and Allergies

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorCould the season in which your chi ...

Author's Proposed 'Meternity' Leave from Work Sparks Backlash

An author’s suggestion that all women would benefit from “meternity” leave that would give ...


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Allison Janney Reprises "West Wing" Character During Surprise White House Press Briefing Appearance

the character played by Martin Sheen in The West Wing -- supporting in the Democratic primary?  She snapped, “I think you know the answer to that questio ...

Amy Schumer and Her Dad FaceTime with "Goddess" Goldie Hawn

Amy Schumer's dad can cross one more thing off his bucket list, thanks to his daughter. "FaceTime with the go ...

Will Ferrell Not Involved in Controversial Ronald Reagan Comedy, Rep Tells ABC News

Turns out Will Ferrell won't be starring in an upcoming comedy about former President Ronald Reagan.  Hi ...

Ronald Reagan's Family Criticizes Planned Will Ferrell Comedy

Ronald Reagan's family is upset over a planned comedy that will star Will Ferrell as the former president. It ...

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