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15th District Congressional Candidates To Discuss Issues on WJBD Friday

The two candidates seeking to represent the sprawling 15th Congressional District in the U.S. House will meet face to face for the only time before the November 4th election in a forum at the WJBD studios at 12:30 Friday afternoon.

Centralia Football Field Will Stay Within Budget

It looks like the new Centralia High School Football Field is going to stay within the district's $2 million budget.

Dix Man Allegedly Fights Police While Being Arrested for Fraud

A 29-year-old Dix man allegedly fought with Centralia Police Wednesday night trying to arrest him in connection with a fraud case.

Salem Township Hospital Recognized by Red Cross

Salem Township Hospital has received an award from the American Red Cross for sponsoring blood drives in Salem.

Dix Man Receives Prison Time For Hacking Government Computers

Unemployment Drops a Full Percent in September

Marion County Finance Committee Finds Way To Offer Employee Health Insurance

St. Mary's Hospital Gets 'Stroke Ready' Designation

Illinois GOP Files Lawsuit Over Poll Practices

Governor Quinn Says He'll Comply With Hiring Monitor

Police Beat for Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Two Charged, One Sentenced in Marion County Court

Police Dogs Search Centralia Schools

Police: Illinois Thieves Lead High-Speed Chase After Nashville Theft

As Halloween Approaches, Firemen Give Safety Tips

Mt. Vernon Police Looking for Central Air Unit Thieves

Man Accused in 2011 Edwardsville Shooting Death in Custody

Police Probe East St. Louis Killing

Chicago Hospitalizes 2 Air Travelers from Liberia

Editor Defends Sun-Times After Reporter Quits

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Donations Pour in to Buy Eric Frein Lookalike a Car

Thousands of dollars have been raised for a Pennsylvania man who said he's continually accosted by cops as he walks to work through the woods where police are searching for suspected cop killer Eric Frein.Supporters who heard about James Tully's plight raised nearly $14,000 online to buy him a car. Tully said he walks ...

Intruder Shot by Golfer's Wife May Have Been Her Ex-Lover: Police

The wife of a semi-pro golfer shot an intruder in an August home invasion -- but a police report released this week revealed that the wife and intruder were allegedly having an affair, with authorities declining to bring criminal charges in the case.Mishay Simpson, 28, the wife of golfer Rhett Simpson, was home alone ...

Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Virus-Free, Glad to Go Home to Dog

After weeks in isolation recovering from Ebola, Dallas nurse Nina Pham thanked everyone who cared for her and said she was glad to finally be going home to her dog, Bentley.Pham walked out of the National Institutes of Health's hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, Friday morning to a round of applause."I feel fortunate and ...

Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Virus-Free, NIH Says

After weeks in isolation, Dallas nurse Nina Pham has been declared Ebola-free, according to the National Institutes of Health.Pham, 26, contracted Ebola from Liberian national Thomas Duncan, who flew to the United States in September and was diagnosed with Ebola at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. Pham, a ...

Retracing the Steps of Craig Spencer, Doctor Who Tested Positive for Ebola

Red Hot Lava Flow Edging Toward Hawaiian Town

Hatchet-Wielding Man Who Attacked Cops 'Just an Angry Guy'

US Taking a Tougher Stance Against Animal Cruelty

Jodi Arias Trial Hit With Another Juror Issue

Murder Suspect Back in Custody After Accidental Release

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Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

KC Competes At Region 24 Meet

KC Competes At Region 24 Meet

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Week 9 Football Schedule For Tonight....

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

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Joe Maddon Opts Out of Tampa

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon won't be returning in 2015.  Maddon exercised his opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the team. "We tried diligentl ...

Austin Davis Says He's Humbled by Brett Favre's Comments

St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis received some high praise from future Hall of Famer Brett Favre this ...

Jay Cutler, Bears Prepare for New England

The Chicago Bears (3-4) will travel to New England to take on the Patriots (5-2) on Sunday. Bears wide receiv ...

Saban: Rivarly with Vols Is 'Special'

Fourth ranked Alabama (6-1) is expecting everything they can handle against Tennessee (3-4) on Saturday. Alab ...

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Odds of Catching Ebola on the Subway and Other Handy Facts

Ebola continues to dominate the news with the latest diagnosis of a patient in New York City, leaving many Americans on edge, especially New Yorkers, who awoke this ...

Food Network Star Sunny Anderson Opens Up About Ulcerative Colitis

There's a reason why Sunny Anderson isn't keen on eating vegetables and it has nothing to do with personal ta ...

The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is…Everything?

Land of the free…home of the brave? Not, if a new survey from Chapman University can be believed.Resea ...

Americans Losing Faith in Medical Profession

What’s up, Doc? Certainly not Americans’ trust in physicians, according to an analysis by the Har ...


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TLC Cancels “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo has been canceled.The decision comes on the heels of a TMZ report that show matriarch Mama June, or June Shannon, is dating a convicted chi ...

Aaron Paul Criticizes Toys ‘R’ Us' Decision to Pull "Breaking Bad" Figures

Just days after Toys "R" Us announced it was putting Breaking Bad action figures on an "indefinite sabbatical ...

Oscar Producers Respond to Report that Neil Patrick Harris Was Back-Up Plan for Hosting Role

The producers of the 2015 Oscars telecast say a report claiming Neil Patrick Harris was their fourth option t ...

Aaron Sorkin Confirms Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs on the Big Screen

Christian Bale has landed a new job: the role of Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic of the late Apple visionary ...

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