Benjamin Taylor, a graduate of O'Fallon IL Township High School in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO, went to Kazakhstan in Central Asia to teach English. He now has a hit television show there, "Hello, Little Bird!”
Neighbors had opposed construction of a new Dollar General last year in O'Fallon IL in southern Illinois near St. Louis MO. They said it would create problems traffic, noise, trash and drainage. One neighbor says those predictions have all come true.
Christina Jones, an 18-year-old student at O'Fallon Township High School in O'Fallon IL in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO, is a contestant on "American Idol" season 16 who made it past the audition stage and advanced to Hollywood CA.
Belleville IL, Collinsville IL, Highland IL, Granite City, IL, Alton, IL, students participate in the March 14 National School Walkout to protest for gun control and safe schools after school shooting in Parkland, FL.
O'Fallon Township High School News: Superintendent Dr. Darcy Benway says in a guest column that OTHS students who walk out of class in protest are committing acts of civil disobedience, and just like in life outside the classroom, will face consequences.
Education news: College scholarship deadlines approach for Illinois students in Belleville, IL, Edwardsville, IL, Collinsville, IL, O'Fallon, IL, East St. Louis, IL and other Southern Illinois cities near St. Louis, MO.
An O'Fallon Township High School student competed on the ABC TV show "American Idol." She lives in O'Fallon, IL in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO. Her audition episode with the judges aired March 12.
An O'Fallon IL man was sentenced to 14 years in prison for involuntary manslaughter in Southern Illinois in St. Louis, MO in the death of his infant son, who died at St. Louis Children's Hospital from brain injuries.
On Monday, Feb. 26, a Shiloh Board of Trustees committee passed a new ordinance to raise the cap on lottery raffle prizes. Trustees will cast final votes on the ordinance March 5, during the regular monthly board meeting.
Shiloh committee votes to raise cap on lottery raffle prizes
Former Shiloh mayor remembered by wife of 64 years
Dialogue opens on racial diversity issues at O'Fallon High School
OTHS grad uses 3-D printer to craft prosthetics for kids — free of charge