Townspeople gave Anthony Cahoon his own parade to show how much they appreciated his accomplishment as a member of the U.S. soccer team that won the bronze medal in the International Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles Saturday.
Shiloh police are working to learn who fired gunshots toward The Hanger, 2415 Lebanon Ave., around 9:15 p.m. Monday. One of the shots kicked up debris that struck one man in the shoulder. Another shot pierced a hole in the rear windshield in a car parked near the entrance.
There’s a new twist in the Belleville Police Department’s flag flap: Chief Bill Clay on Monday presented aldermen a new design for a shoulder patch that incorporates both the American flag and the city flag.
Gov. Bruce Rauner offered little insight Monday into whether Illinois, which the federal government says ranks near the bottom in emissions-reduction goals, will join other states and challenge new stringent rules for power plants.
Reginald O. Allen, who was charged nearly six years ago with reckless homicide in the death of a Madison man outside an East St. Louis strip club, will first be tried for aggravated battery and mob action involving an exotic dancer, a St. Clair County judge ruled Monday.