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Kaskaskia College Honors Physical Therapist Assistant Program Class of 2016

Kaskaskia College Honors Physical Therapist Assistant Program Class of 2016

The Kaskaskia College Physical Therapy Assistant Program students met on Monday, May 2, 2016 at the Lifelong Learning Center to celebrate their pinning ceremony.

Kaskaskia College Announces Kick Programming For June at Salem Education Center

The Office of Continuing/Community Education at Kaskaskia College would like to announce the schedule for KICK classes to be held in June at the Salem Education Center located at located at 1475 West Whittaker Avenue in Salem.

Salem Lion's Club Still Needing Donations for SCHS Post Prom

The Salem Lion's Club is still seeking financial donations to assist with the Salem High School Post Prom that will be held early Saturday morning after Prom. 

May Fete Performances Set at Centralia High School Thursday and Friday Night

The annual May Fete tradition continues at Centralia High School Thursday and Friday night.  The theme this year is 'The Happiest Place on Earth'.   English teachers Molly Harlan and Diane Fritch are once again coordinating the program.   

Salem City Utility Bills Can Now Be Paid Online

Police Beat for May 5th, 2016

Centralia High School Hires New Head Football Coach

Breese Man Injured in Two Vehicle Crash in Odin

Centralia City Firefighters Confine Fire at EFI in Industrial Park

Centralia Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Passing Out at Burger King

Durbin to Meet with NGA Director on St. Louis Headquarters

Police Beat for Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Illinois Service Agencies Sue Governor for $100M Past Due

Illinois Democrats Drop Plan to Tax Wealthy at Higher Rates

Analysis Adds Fuel to Fight Over Illinois School Funding

Salem High School Prom Is Friday Night

Wamac Village Meeting

KC Instructor Tina Suarez Named President Elect for IFBWC

Sandoval Schools Name Students of the Month

Christina Thomason Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison for Murder of Her 3 Month Old Daughter

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John Kasich Expected to Suspend Campaign Later Wednesday

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — John Kasich will announce he’s suspending his presidential campaign later Wednesday at an event in Columbus, Ohio, at 5 p.m. ET., according to a senior campaign official.

Donald Trump Teases Possible VP Requirements

(NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump has fully turned his attention to the general election and is openly speculating about the qualifications he would look for in a vice president.

Hillary Clinton Leads Donald Trump by Double Digits in New National Poll

(NEW YORK) — Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton leads Republican front-runner Donald Trump by double digits in a new CNN-ORC national poll.

Trump Calls Cruz 'Tough, Smart Guy' After He Drops Out

(NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump has formally turned his attention to November's general election after Sen. Ted Cruz dropped out of the Republican presidential race Tuesday night, following Trump's projected win in Indiana's primary.

Four Issues That Hurt Cruz Ahead of the Suspension of His Campaign

Trump Shows Cruz the Door and Sanders Shows Clinton a Fight

FBI Arrest Man in Abduction and Death of 11-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped from Navajo Nation

Ted Cruz Suspends 2016 Campaign After Projected Indiana Primary Loss

Three Dead After Small Plane Crashes on Long Island

11-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped from Navajo Nation Found Dead

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Wildcats Bounce Back At Kinmundy....Prep Baseball Scores

KINMUNDY - The Salem Wildcats brought their hitting shoes, and senior Adam Bunnell allowed just 3 hits as the Cats came away from a road game at Lions Field in Kinmundy with a 10-0, five-inning win over the SC Cougars. 

Lady Cats Host Effingham Today...Prep Results From Wednesday

SALEM - The Salem Lady Cats are back in action at Tully Park this afternoon as they host Effingham for a pair starting at 3pm.  

Little League Results from 5/4/16

SALEM - In coach pitch action yesterday at the Youth Complex, the Medicine Shoppe Cardinals outlasted the Fabick Pirates 11-6. 

Salem Rec Basketball Semifinals

SALEM - In Salem recreation men's basketball tournament semifinal play,

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Warriors rally...Heat beat Raptors in OT

Warriors rally...Heat beat Raptors in OT

UNDATED (AP) - The Golden State Warriors have been treating NBA fans to an aerial show this season as they drain a ridiculous number of 3-pointers.

Bolts outlast Isles in OT...Blues batter Stars...Preds top Sharks

     UNDATED (AP) - The Tampa Bay Lightning have regained home-ice advantage in the second roun ...

Arrieta stretches win streak

     UNDATED (AP) - It's another victory for Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs.

Possibility of no NHL players in next Olympics

SOCHI, Russia (AP) - There appears to be a real chance that the best players in the world will not be taking p ...

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Dogs Get a Lounge of Their Own at Pet-Friendly Airports

John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City has gone to the dogs -- literally.Inside Terminal Four is a 70-square-foot pet bathroom, complete with green ...

More Children Are Suffering Traumatic Brain Injuries at the Playground, Study Says

iStock/Thinkstock(ATLANTA) — Playgrounds aren't always fun and games according to a new study. Researche ...

Your Body: Are Breast Biopsies Misinterpreted Often?

Huntstock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorCan all pathologists determine ...

Woman Blind for 21 Years Mysteriously Regains Sight After Spinal Surgery

A Florida woman who was blind for 21 years because of a car accident has mysteriously regained her sight. Mar ...


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J.K. Rowling Apologizes for the Death of "Harry Potter" Character

If you’re a true Harry Potter fan, every May 2 means puddles of water on your desk -- not because you’ve been practicing the aguamenti spell, but beca ...

Report: Kerry Washington Is Pregnant with Second Child

Is the woman who portrays D.C.’s favorite fixer, fixing to expand her family? Actress Kerry Washington ...

Cate Blanchett Named UN Goodwill Ambassador

Cate Blanchett has been named a global goodwill ambassador for the United Nations' refugee agency. "I a ...

Hulk Hogan Sues Gawker Media -- Again

Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker Media again. In paperwork filed in Florida state court on Monday, the pro wrestler ...

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