BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to charges for his role in the fatal shooting of an Illinois State Police trooper was sentenced to three years in prison Thursday in the 2019 case.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois nurse has been sentenced to a year of probation for not administering lifesaving measures to a nursing home resident nearly five years ago, Illinois State Police said Wednesday.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A former southern Illinois preschool employee accused of punishing children by making them stand naked in a closet has pleaded guilty to four felony charges.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A former southwestern Illinois police officer has been sentenced to five months in federal prison after pleading guilty to collecting about $60,000 in fraudulent pay by his falsifying time cards.
Bob Goalby, who won the 1968 Masters without having to go to a playoff when Roberto De Vicenzo infamously signed for the wrong score, has died. He was 92.
Goalby's death Wednesday in his hometown of Belleville, Illinois, was confirmed by the PGA Tour and by Bill Haas, his great nephew.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A nursing assistant has pleaded guilty to lying to police during their search for a man who walked away from an assisted living center and spent nearly two days in a southern Illinois ravine.
ALAH 49, Villa Grove-Heritage Coop 22
Aledo (Mercer County) 36, Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop) 18
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A 3-year-old girl struck by a stray bullet at an East St. Louis public housing complex has been declared brain dead, and her family has decided to donate her organs, the girl’s aunt said Wednesday.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A nursing home in southern Illinois where a nurse allegedly sexually assaulted an elderly resident last year during the pandemic has been fined more than $200,000 by a state regulatory agency, according to a published report.
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington has a new bishop after the departure of Bishop Roger Foys.
Foys, 75, reached the mandatory of age of retirement last summer. Foys has been bishop since 2002.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — One of two men charged in the 2019 fatal shooting of an Illinois State Police trooper in East St...
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Christina McCullough enjoyed growing up in Salem, Massachusetts, a town dating back to the 1600s, so when she and her husband, Chad, moved to Belleville five years ago, they were drawn to the idea of living in one of the city's three historic districts.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — As a black girl growing up in Belleville, Doris Lyke didn't have the same opportunities as white children in the 1920s and '30s. But as a woman approaching her 100th birthday, she expresses no bitterness.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters had to rescue a southwestern Illinois man from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot...
One man's joke has become his mission: to give each word a rhyming definition.
Chris Strolin was teasing English buffs in an online forum years ago when he said the dictionary should be rewritten in the singsong rhyme scheme of limericks...
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The gunman who shot a top GOP congressman and several other people Wednesday at a baseball practice outside the nation's capital had a long history of lashing out at Republicans and recently frightened a neighbor by firing a rifle into a field behind his Illinois home...
CAHOKIA, Ill. (AP) — Archaeologists are hoping to turn up detailed clues about the interaction between Native Americans and European settlers in Cahokia at a site in southwest Illinois.
The researchers have been excavating an area around the old Holy Family log church.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A former southwestern Illinois county clerk whose alleged harassment of five women resulted in a combined $665,000 in settlements won't face criminal charges and will continue to collect his state-funded pension.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been found guilty in the 2008 shooting death of a New Baden man, whose body was hidden in a vacant house that was set afire.
Lortez D. Thomas of Washington Park was found guilty Wednesday in the death of 47-year-old Eric Mollet.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A list of the sites on Landmarks Illinois' list of the most endangered places in Illinois:
1. Camp Algonquin, 1889 Cary-Algonquin road, unincorporated McHenry County: The 116-acre camp was closed in 2011 and is one of four camps built during the "Fresh Air in the Country" movement started during the late 1800s.