Sports news: The Mascoutah High School Indians baseball team from Mascoutah, IL in southern Illinois near St. Louis, Mo. has used consistent pitching and hitting to take the lead in the Mississippi Valley Conference.
Ex-wife: Collinsville IL man with cannabis in his system and previous DUIs who caused fatal car crash that killed a Highland IL woman from Southern Illinois near St Louis MO was 'mentally unstable.' She filed an order of protection against him.
Officials increased security at Belleville West High School and Mascoutah schools Monday after parents and students reported a late-night social media post that used racial slurs and threatened violence with a picture of a gun attached to it.
The frigid weather has led to numerous water main breaks, which in turn has lead to water boil orders for a majority of St. Clair County and parts of Monroe County, according to Illinois American Water and an e-mail from the St. Clair County Health Department.