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Centralia Mayor Takes Aim at Drug Problem

Centralia Mayor Tom Ashby is calling for a public conversation about the drug problem that's been plaguing the city and surrounding area for years.

KC Honors Foundation with Resolution, Slew of Events

The Kaskaskia College Foundation has passed a resolution honoring the Kaskaskia College Foundation on its 50th Anniversary.  College Board Chair Bill Hawley says a number of activities are being planned to honor the foundation, including a celebratory event on April 6th at the KC Main Campus.  

Centralia Relay for Life Kicks Off, Sets Goal

The Centralia Relay for Life has set their goal for the 2015 Relay for Life. 

Effingham Doctor Convicted of Illegal Oxycodone Distribution

A jury has convicted an Effingham Doctor on seven counts of Illegal Dispensation of a Controlled Substance following a 17 federal day trial.

Meth Bust At Central City Home Results in Six Arrests

Rauner Previews 'Right to Work Zones' as First-Year Priority

State Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Cut Officeholders' Pay

Judge Grants Extension in Illinois Prison Crowding Case

Mayor of Highland Suffers Serious Spinal Injuries in Fall

Belleville Hospital's Relocation Bid Hits Snag, For Now

Salem Man Arrested for Retail Theft

Odin Highschoolers Aim to Drive Safe

Jackson County Named State's Poorest, but How Does Marion County Stack Up?

Centralia to Form Committee to Improve Potential Hotel Viability

Salem Accident Sends Woman to Hospital

Frerichs Announces Firm will Review Treasurer's Office

Rauner Replaces Quinn Appointee on Sports Facilities Authority

Odin Police Investigating Break-In at Village Garage

NASCAR Simulator Cars Coming to This Year's Marion County Fair

Numbers of Illinois Households on Food Stamps Still Rising

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WATCH: Helmetcam Captures Rescue of Children from Apartment Fire

The Fresno Fire Department released dramatic helmetcam video from an apartment fire on Sunday in which three children left home unattended were rescued by firefighters.The video shows firefighters in the California city battle through flames and smoke as they attempt to locate the children, whose ages range from 1 to ...

Massive Snowball Fight Breaks Out in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Residents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire found the perfect way to endure Tuesday’s snowy conditions -- a snowball fight.The dustup, which was publicized in a Facebook post, broke out at 1 p.m. in Market Square and lasted for about 45 minutes. The event was organized with a playful nod to the town’s settlers, ...

NASA Photos Show Scope of Blizzard from Space

As the Northeast digs out from a wild winter storm, NASA has released images showing what the snow and strong winds looked like from space.An image from a satellite operated by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association showed the winter storm system near its peak as it covered the Northeast around 1:45 ...

Blizzard 2015: New England Digging Out After Getting Slammed by Storm

including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Rhode Island and New Hampshire -- declared states of emergency.On Tuesday, after a huge snowfall failed to materialize in some cases, officials in some Northeast cities and states lifted the travel bans and defended their decision to impose them in the first place."My job as a leade ...

Blizzard 2015: Amazing Time-Lapse Video Shows Snow Accumulation in MA

Surveillance Video Shows Moment Man Allegedly Hit Pregnant Girlfriend With Car

Massachusetts Nuclear Plant Shut Down During Winter Storm

WVU Student Who Died in Fraternity Pledging Had Blood Alcohol Six Times Legal Limit

Mormon Church Announces Conditional Support for LGBT Rights

Defendants in Vanderbilt Rape Trial Found Guilty on All Counts

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HS Boys BB Wrap-Up: CORLHS Tourney Opens

See wrap-up of scores on all the high school boys basketball action.  

HS Girls BB Wrap-Up: Centralia Wins

Centralia wins South Seven match-up against Marion.  See other Tuesday night scores.

Salem Girls Bowling Team Beats Centralia

Karissa Kantner bowled her high game of the season, a 266 game and a 684 series.

KC Blue Angels Fall to Illinois Central College

The Kaskaskia College Blue Angels fell to Illinois Central College 71 to 63.

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Two Former Vanderbilt Football Players Found Guilty of Rape

Corey Batey and Brandon Vandenburg were found guilty on all charges related to a rape case from 2013.  The two former football players at Vanderbilt University ...

Red Sox, Rangers Complete Pitching Swap

The Boston Red Sox and Texas Rangers have swapped pitchers struggling to find their role. Rangers vice presid ...

NBA Dunk Contest Lineup Announced

The NBA announced the players who will participate in the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk contest on Tuesday. Broo ...

Report: Colts to Sign WR Duron Carter

The Indianapolis Colts are in the final stages of signing wide receiver Duron Carter, according to ESPN's Ada ...

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SpongeBob SquarePants Turns Up in Child's X-Ray

A doctor in Saudi Arabia was astounded to find cartoon icon SpongeBob SquarePants in a child's x-ray.Dr. Ghofran Ageely, a radiology resident at the King Abdulaziz ...

Stories from Moms Who Delivered Blizzard Babies

At 35 weeks pregnant, Paticia Strickland was joking with a friend about what would happen if she went into la ...

Blizzard 2015: Five Ways to Stay Fit When You’re Stuck Inside

Even if you live in a tiny studio apartment, you can still find a way to stay active indoors until the Blizza ...

E. Coli Found in Winnipeg, Boil Water Advisory Issued

Health officials instituted a boil water advisory for the city of Winnipeg on Tuesday after two clusters of E ...


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John Tartaglia’s Imaginocean Comes to the EPC

John Tartaglia’s Imaginocean Comes to the EPC

Tony-Award and Emmy-Award nominee John Tartaglia brings his magical undersea adventure to the stage at the Effingham Performance Center on Saturday, February 7th, at ...

“Empire” Viewers Can Expect a New Woman on Wednesday's Episode

Frank Micelotta/FOX(NEW YORK) — When Empire returns Wednesday night, a new woman is welcomed into the li ...

Kevin Costner's “Black or White” Role Has Love But No Parenting Skills

"Black or White" - Relativity(NEW YORK) — Kevin Costner stars opposite fellow Oscar winner Octavia Spenc ...

Scientology Documentary Claims Tom Cruise Wiretapped Nicole Kidman's Phone, Church Rejects Claims

ABC/RICK ROWELL(NEW YORK) — Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman's well-publicized split after nearly 11 years o ...

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