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Salem City Series Game 3

Great baseball played on all Little League games.  The Salem City Series Game 3 broadcast is in full from 1350 AM WJBD.


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No Local Peach Or Blackberry Crop This Year Due to Extreme Cold

On the positive side, the apple and strawberry crops looking good.

May 1st Health Fair Scheduled At Sandoval High School

Sandoval High School is hosting the second annual Sandoval High School Community Health Fair for Sandoval, Patoka, Odin, Salem, Centralia, and Carlyle area residents during the school's annual Relay for Life Week. 

Death of 31-Year-Old Centralia Man Under Investigation

The Marion County Coroner's office is investigating the death of a 31-year-old Centralia man found unresponsive at a friends home on South Pine Street Wednesday morning.  

Fire Damages Kitchen of Dix Home

Two dogs were found unconscious in the residence, but were revived by firemen who gave them oxygen. 

Police Beat for April 24th, 2014

Field Grade School Rallies for Cancer-Stricken 4th Grader

Large Turnout at Electronics Recycling Event

Marion County Sheriff's Department Taking Part in Drug 'Take-Back' Program

Missouri Trucker Killed in I-70 Accident Near St. Elmo

Police Beat for Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Man Admits Role in Metro-East Highway Worker's Death

Centralia Man Receives Five Years Probation and Inpatient Drug Treatment

Lawsuit Seeks Investigation of Hiring Under Quinn

Illinois Audit: Police Training Money Misspent

Two Arrested in Meth Bust at Rural Salem Home

Imprisoned Man Pleads Not Guilty to 2010 Mt. Vernon Killing

Spring Corn Planting Still Sputters in Illinois and Other Key States

2014 Illinois State Fair theme 'Making Memories'

Study: Minority Kids Hit Hardest by Illinois Law

Audit: Treasurer Has 30 Guns Not Given to Police

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#MyNYPD Twitter Campaign Spawns Hashtags Across the Country

What the New York Police Department initially intended to be a social media public relations campaign has turned into a Twitter commentary on police brutality that has spread across to other law enforcement units across the nation.The #myNYPD hashtag became one of the top trending hashtags on Twitter Tuesday after see ...

Ex-KKK Leader Was Given a New Identity Years Before Kansas Shooting

Frazier Glenn Cross, the man accused of murder in the shootings of three people outside Jewish facilities in Kansas last week was, for all practical purposes, born at the age of 49.    The federal government gave him that name when he was released from prison in 1990, along with a new social security nu ...

Father of Teen Stowaway: 'Allah Had Saved Him'

The father of the 15-year-old who stowed away in the wheel well of a plane for five hours said his son was saved by God. The teen survived through chilling temperatures and high altitudes in the unpressurized area of the jetliner. In an interview with the Voice of America, Abdilahi Yusuf Abdi said his son is recoverin ...

Georgia Governor Signs Law Allowing Guns in Schools, Churches, Bars

Critics are calling it “the guns everywhere” law, and depending on how you see it, it’s either one of the most frightening or one of the most progressive gun laws in the country.Starting July 1, people in Georgia can bring firearms into bars, libraries, churches and even some government buildings tha ...

Former NFL Cheerleaders Accuse Buffalo Bills of Demeaning Treatment, Unfair Pay

Reddit User Posts About Missing Mom, Other Redditor Finds Her

Colorado Fourth Graders Busted for Selling Pot

James Holmes' Lawyers Fight Order for Second Mental Exam

Florida Sinkhole Reopens Days After Being Filled

Broadened Clemency Rules Could Affect Thousands of Inmates

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Centralia And Patoka Earn Wins....Sandoval Falls...Prep Baseball Scores

Centralia And Patoka Earn Wins....Sandoval Falls...Prep Baseball Scores

Odin & South Central Drop Softball Contests....Prep Softball Roundup

Odin & South Central Drop Softball Contests....Prep Softball Roundup

Salem Recreation League Wraps Up Regular Season

Salem Recreation League Wraps Up Regular Season

Franklin Park Bobcats Win At Highland

Franklin Park Bobcats Win At Highland

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Kane Helps Blackhawks Even Series with St. Louis

Patrick Kane scored a little more than halfway through the first overtime session to give Chicago a 4-3 win over St. Louis in Game 4 of their Western Conference pla ...

Mavs, Blazers, Heat win

Mavs, Blazers, Heat win

Jackets, Stars, Hawks rally to square series

Jackets, Stars, Hawks rally to square series

Diamondbacks stun Cubs

Diamondbacks stun Cubs

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Parents Stunned by ‘Big and Beautiful’ 14-Pound Newborn

A Massachusetts couple is recovering after welcoming an unexpectedly large bundle of joy.Carisa Ruscak was born weighing in at 14.5 pounds Wednesday, according to A ...

Kids Act Out More When They Bite Their Food Instead of Chew It

Parents who want their kids to cut out the fooling around during meals should cut up their food – no jo ...

Does Pot Smoking Ruin Your Heart?

Possible new health dangers associated with marijuana smoking have come to light following a small French stu ...

Man Aims to Change Cancer Experience for Young Adults

It took Matthew Zachary seven years after his diagnosis to meet another 20-something with cancer even though ...


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Joan Rivers Doubles Down on Cleveland House of Horrors Humor

One day after making a joke on NBC's Today show regarding the victims who were held captive in that "house of horrors" in Cleveland, Joan Rivers refused to back dow ...

Meg Ryan Cast in "How I Met Your Mother" Spin-Off

When Harry Met Sally star Meg Ryan will be the voice of "future Sally" in the How I Met Your Mother spin-off, ...

Rihanna and Drake's Relationship Is Getting Serious, Friends Say

While Drake and Rihanna have remained mum on their relationship status, sources close to the famous ...

Beyoncé Tops "Time" Magazine’s 2014 '100 Most Influential People’ List

Since hitting the world stage as a member of Destiny’s Child, music superstar Beyoncé  Know ...

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