August Adolphus Busch IV, the former CEO of Anheuser-Busch, was held in the Swansea Police Department until Tuesday afternoon after a helicopter landed at Bronze Pointe Office Park overnight. Busch is a commercial pilot with certificates in airplanes, sin
Hailey Knecht of Pocahontas was predicted not to live past 6-years-old when she was diagnosed with Alexander's disease. She celebrated her 16th birthday this year and is helping researches to find a cure for her ultra-rare condition.
Justin Moore is the new principal at East St. Louis Senior High School. He acknowledges that there are challenges ahead to improve the academic performance in District 189, but is optimistic the students' test scores will improve.
From 7 p.m. Thursday through 7 p.m. Sunday, BND.com will host a documentary by the conservative Illinois Policy Action group on Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan. "Madigan: Power, Privilege, Politics" is an hour-long look at how Madigan came to power and the pitfalls of so much power being concentrated for so long. Here is a short preview of the documentary.
Principal Kristie Belobrajdic and fifth-grade teacher Annette Neighbors at Hinchcliffe Elementary School in O'Fallon remember retired teacher Ramah Merkel who has died from cancer. They describe Merkel as a "very passionate and caring person."
Hard Road Theatre’s “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” is coming to The Kennel at Highland High School Jan. 19, 20, 21, 26 and 27. The show is an original jukebox musical featuring live music and 18 classic Neil Sedaka songs.