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Jefferson County Canine Tico Helps Make First Arrest

Jefferson County Canine Tico Helps Make First Arrest

Jefferson County Canine officer Tico helped make his first arrest early Sunday morning when he tracked down a 26-year-old McLeansboro man who had left the scene of an accident.

Centralia Clean and Green Volunteers Clean Up in the Rain

The Centralia Clean and Green city wide clean-up went on as scheduled despite the Saturday morning rain.  

One Injured in Three Vehicle Crash on East McCord at Blackberry Run

One person was injured in a three vehicle chain reaction crash on East McCord Street at Blackberry Run on the east side of Centralia late Friday morning.

Police Beat for Sunday, May 1st, 2016

A 38-year-old Carbondale woman is being held in the Marion County Jail Sunday for possession of a stolen vehicle.  Marlene Harper was stopped by Salem Police inside a vehicle reported as stolen from Herrin.

Champaign Police Officer Waives Jury in Sex Assault Case

Offer to Restore Power at Shuttered State Park Rejected

U of Illinois Reaches Agreement with Non-Tenured Faculty

Illinois Man Charged with Threatening Prosecutor

Richmond's Top Prosecutor Clears State Police in Shooting

Central Illinois Mitsubishi Plant Sold to Liquidation Firm

Off Duty Centralia Fireman Discovers House Fire; Assists Two Others in Getting Occupants Out

Three Vehicle Crash Late Saturday Morning at Brookside and Broadway in Centralia

No Serious Injuries Reported in Elm and Broadway Crash in Centralia Friday

More Information Now Available to Emergency Responders

Police Beat for Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Flooding Leaves Behind Sand, Debris in Southern Illinois County

Illinois budget standoff forces 300 layoffs at Chicago State

Singer Jamey Johnson to perform at Du Quoin State Fair

Salem Woman Faces Multiple Charges After Pickup Plows Through Building

Homeless Salem Man Charged With Burglary to Grandfather's Home

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CSX Train Derails in Northeast D.C., Possible Hazardous Leak

A CSX freight train has derailed  near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station in Washington D.C. Sunday morning, sending several cars off the tracks. CSX officials said that 9 cars derailed. Early reports said the cars may be leaking hazardous materials. "One derailed car is leaking sodium hydroxide, which is ...

Sixth Death Confirmed in Texas Flooding

  Rising flood waters claimed the life of a sixth person in Palestine, Texas, local police confirmed Saturday evening.The mayor of Palestine, Bob Herrington, said in a statement, “The City of Palestine has suffered the worst flooding event in my 59 years of living here. I don't recall ever seeing this much w ...

'Harry Potter' Fan Paints J.K. Rowling's Book in Fun Home DIY Project

One Potterhead took her love for the Harry Potter franchise to a new level after she spent nearly a month painting the first page of J.K. Rowling's popular book series on a wall in her home. Young adult author Meredith McCardle recently moved into a new home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and decided she wanted to turn ...

Florida Man Helps Homeless Woman Learn How to Read

A Florida man who was moved by a homeless woman who never asked him for money, even though he passed her every day on his way to work, said he finally found a way to help her only after she “dropped a bomb” on him – she never learned to read. Greg Smith wrote in a now viral Facebook post that a woman ...

More Rain, Flash Flooding, Thunderstorms Slam the South

Tiny Kitten Rescued From Manhole in Arizona

Man Uses Eye-Popping 2D Art to Propose to Girlfriend

More Rain Falls After Flash Flooding, Tornadoes Ripped Through Southern Plains

Woman, Four Grandchildren Killed in Texas Flooding

One Teen Dead, Another Injured After Being Ejected From Carnival Ride at Texas Church

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RLC Softball Advances to Final Four

The Rend Lake College Softball team advanced to the Region XXIV Final Four yesterday with two wins over Southeastern Illinois College 11-3 and 5-3.

Werth's bat, Ross' arm lead Nationals past Cardinals

Jayson Werth's three-run home run capped a four-run first inning and Joe Ross had another stingy outing for the Washington Nationals in a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.  

Kauling Leaving Centralia For Wesclin

Centralia Coach hired to be next AD at Wesclin HS.

Witzel Steps Down At Woodlawn

WOODLAWN - Hall of Fame basketball coach Shane Witzel has stepped down as basketball coach at Woodlawn after 23 years of coaching.  

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Report: Ravens Did Not Draft Laremy Tunsil with No. 6 Overall Pick Because of Video

Although Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil was the Miami Dolphins first-round draft pick, it's possible he could've ended up with the Baltimore Ravens if it w ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 4/28/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEAtlanta 5, Boston 3AMER ...

Lakers Announce Luke Walton as New Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers have announced an agreement with Luke Walton to become their new head coach. Walton sp ...

Cowboys Draft Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith in Second Round Despite Knee Injury

Despite a knee injury, Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the second ro ...

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Bridal Bootcamp: Workout Tips to Whip You Into Shape for the Big Day

Every bride wants to look and feel amazing on their special day.Fitness expert Nikki Kimbrough joined Good Morning America's "Wide World of Weddings" to share some ...

More Children Injured Over Lax Fireworks Laws, Researchers Say

Are lax fireworks laws causing more injuries for children? Changes to U.S. fireworks laws have made it easier ...

Taxis Not Meeting Safety Standards for Children, Researchers Say

Are taxis safe enough for children? Researchers presenting at the Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting found ...

Depression in Old Age May Be Linked to Dementia, Study Finds

  The reasons some people are more at risk for developing dementia came into clearer focus today thanks t ...


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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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