Milo Yiannopoulos backlash is the latest fault line in conservatives’ civil war

Differences within the Republican Party are beginning to surface again, and nowhere will such tensions be more evident than at this week’s Conservative Political Action Conference which offers the first test of what it means to be a conservative in the Trump era. The inviting, and then disinviting, of now ex-Breitbart writer Milo Yiannopoulos has some longtime CPAC stalwarts shuddering.

It takes some incredible tape to secure a government filing cabinet

Madison County, IL, Democrats, are now becoming more security conscious after several break-ins at their offices. They are implying the new Republicans in leadership might be to blame, but regardless the break-ins point to security flaws at the county government buildings in southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.

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Edwardsville basketball coach talks win over O'Fallon

All five starters scored in double figures Tuesday as the Edwardsville, IL, High School Tigers defeated the O’Fallon, IL, Township High School Panthers 82-64 in an IHSA boys basketball game in O’Fallon, IL, in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
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Edwardsville basketball coach talks win over O'Fallon 2:19

Edwardsville basketball coach talks win over O'Fallon

Senior leads Collinsville basketball to win at Belleville East 1:33

Senior leads Collinsville basketball to win at Belleville East

Belleville junior high students prepare to say goodbye to dean of students 0:32

Belleville junior high students prepare to say goodbye to dean of students

The EDGE defends tax incentives for new expansion project 2:26

The EDGE defends tax incentives for new expansion project