- Mascoutah burglary victim shot in 1st night at new home Updated: Nov-27-15 4:56 am
MASCOUTAH, Illinois - Police in southwestern Illinois are investigating the shooting of a Mascoutah homeowner during an apparent burglary that took place on the transplanted Texan's first night in his new home.
- Man gets 35 years for killing East St. Louis shop owner Updated: Nov-23-15 3:40 am
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for killing the owner of an East St. Louis beauty supply store two years ago during an attempted robbery.
- All Belleville students to get Google Chromebooks Updated: Nov-19-15 4:02 am
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - The Belleville School Board has approved purchasing Google Chromebooks for second-graders and younger.
- Illinois levee district chief resigns ahead of removal vote Updated: Nov-19-15 3:53 am
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - A southwestern Illinois levee district president has resigned ahead of a vote to remove him from office.
- Special prosecutor to review levee board's repair contracts Updated: Nov-04-15 4:46 am
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - A special prosecutor in southwestern Illinois will review a levee district's repeated use of an auto body shop owned by its president.
- Man charged with murder found dead in Illinois jail cell Updated: Oct-31-15 2:47 pm
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - Authorities say a suburban St. Louis teenager facing trial on a first-degree murder charge has been found dead in an Illinois jail cell.