The St. Louis Cardinals on Friday unveiled their plans for the 2015 Cardinals Hall of Fame induction ceremony at 2 p.m. Aug. 15 in Ballpark Village. To be honored: Ted Simmons, Bob Forsch, Curt Flood and George Kissell, selected by fans, a Red Ribbon panel of baseball experts, and team officials.
Saul Aguila, 40, of Thebes, was naturalized as a U.S. citizen Thursday morning during a ceremony in Collinsville. He was born in Mexico but moved to America with his family when he was 5. He settled in southern Illinois in the late 1980s and says America is the only culture he’s ever known.