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Odin School Board Once Again Urged To Fire Superintendent

Odin School Board Once Again Urged To Fire Superintendent

The Odin School Board went behind closed doors with their attorney Tuesday night after hearing more complaints about Superintendent Stephen  Westrick from a crowd that wanted to see him fired.

Calumet and Airport Roads Completely Reopened Until Spring

The City of Centralia Public Works Department has announced work on the Calumet and Airport road improvements have been suspended until spring. 

Iuka Man Sentenced on Methamphetamine Charge

A 22-year-old Iuka man has pleaded guilty in Marion County Court to one of three methamphetamine charges pending against him.  

Junction City Man Charged With Failure To Register As Child Murderer

A 56-year-old Junction City man had bond set at $25,000 after being charged with failure to register as a child murderer within one year of his last registration.

Sandoval Board Clears Way for Hiring of New Animal Control Officer

Police Beat for Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Drug Round Up Underway in Jefferson County and Mt. Vernon

Official: Convicted Killer Slain in Illinois Prison

Durbin: US, Cuba Diplomatic Ties 'Long Overdue'

Chicago Couple Convicted of Stealing State Grants

Centralia's Proposed Budget Contains Surplus

Illinois Employers Reminded of Income-Tax Rollback

Topinka Remembered as Honest, Tough at Memorial

Health Department: Flu Season In Full Swing

Central City Hires New Attorney

Salem Fire Protection District Gives Holiday Tips

Odin Calls in Lawyer for Union Contract Consultation

Rauner says Agencies will be Asking for $760 Million Extra

Salem Police Department Has Second Detective

Salem City Council Approves Purchase of Yellow Freight Site

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Former Justice of the Peace Sentenced to Death for 2013 Murders

A Texas jury sentenced former Justice of the Peace Eric Williams to death in connection with the 2013 murder of the wife of a district attorney. The jury had found Williams guilty in the murder of Cynthia McLelland, the wife of District Attorney Mike McLelland, earlier this month.Among those who testified against Will ...

Search Continues for Suspect Who Shot Texas Meteorologist Outside TV Station

  Police continued their search tonight for a suspect in the shooting of a Texas meteorologist outside a TV station in Waco, Texas.The suspect fled after allegedly shooting Patrick Crawford, NBC affiliate KCEN's morning meteorologist, multiple times in the studio's parking lot, Department of Public Safety Trooper ...

Deployed Airman Dressed as Santa Claus Surprises Son

Aaron Williams, a kindergartner from Tennessee, may never look at a Santa Claus anywhere, anytime the same way again.The 6-year-old was surprised at his school Tuesday by his dad, a member of the U.S. Air Force who dressed as Santa Claus, white beard and all, for the surprise.Aaron’s dad, Senior Airman Nicholas ...

Suspect in Kidnap of New Hampshire Girl Faces 205 Charges

A New Hampshire man who allegedly kidnapped a teenage girl and held her for nine months now faces more than 200 charges, including assault and felonious sexual assault, prosecutors said Wednesday.Nathaniel Kibby, 34, is charged with 80 counts each of aggravated felonious sexual assault and sexual assault, as well as 4 ...

Montana Man Found Guilty in Slaying of German Exchange Student

Meteorologist Shot Outside Texas TV Station

After Five Years in Prison, Alan Gross Says It's 'Good to Be Home'

Boston Marathon Suspect to Make Court Appearance Thursday

Johns Hopkins Sends Rejected Students 'Welcome' Emails in Error

ABC EXCLUSIVE: Alan Gross: Cuba Releases Him After Five Years in Prison

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Nunn Leads Illinois to Easy Win Over Hampton, 73-55

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points as Illinois cruised over Hampton 73-55 on Wednesday night.

High School Basketball Round-Up

Woodlawn beats Odin, Wayne City Tournament continues, St. Elmo Tournament opens, and Sandoval tops Wayne City in girls basketball.  

Salem Bowlers Split With Herrin

Salem boys win, while girls drop their match.

Franklin Park and Sandoval Drop Jr. High Girls Games

Franklin Park girls fall to Bartelso.  Sandoval loses to St. Rose.  

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Scoreboard Roundup - 12/17/14

NBA: Phoenix Suns 111 (13-14) – Charlotte Hornets 106 (6-19) Atlanta Hawks 127 (18-7) – Cleveland Cavaliers 98 (14-10) Boston Celtics 109 (9-14) – ...

S.D. Padres Sign P Brandon Morrow to 1-Year Contract

The San Diego Padres signed free agent right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow to a one-year contract, the team a ...

Mariners Acquire OF Ruggiano From Cubs

The Seattle Mariners acquired outfielder Justin Ruggiano from the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday for minor league ...

49ers Cut Ray McDonald

The San Francisco 49ers cut defensive lineman Ray McDonald on Wednesday after new allegations of sexual ...

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Clot Removal Linked to Improved Odds of Limiting Disability in Stroke Victims

A new study shows that removing the blood clot that causes a stroke may improve odds of limiting disability caused by that stroke.The study, published in the New En ...

Study: Many Patients Don't Know How to Use Inhalers, Epi-Pens Properly

A new study found that many patients with inhalers or epi-pens do not use them correctly. According to the st ...

Despite Risks, Older Adults More Likely to Use Benzodiaepines for Help Sleeping

Older adults are more likely to use benzodiazepines for help sleeping, a new study says, which could put them ...

Pilots Risk Significant UV Exposure

Pilots should remember to pack their sunscreen, researchers said, after a study noted that flying at 30,000 f ...


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Norman Bridwell, Creator of "Clifford the Big Red Dog," Dead at 86

The author and illustrator of the Clifford the Big Red Dog series of children's books has died.Norman Bridwell died on Martha's Vineyard, off the Massachusetts coas ...

Cast of “American Sniper” Discuss Importance of Film at NYC Premiere

I mean it was just a second ago," Cooper said Monday. "And to sit and talk to his parents and try to really h ...

Sony Pulls the Plug on Dec. 25 Release of "The Interview" After Threats

  As major movie chains moved to pull The Interview from their holiday lineups after threats from the Son ...

Stephen Collins Admits He 'Did Something Terribly Wrong'

Stephen Collins has been keeping a low profile since news broke last November that he'd sexually molested mo ...

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