Bethalto Civic Memorial took the upper hand in the race for the Mississippi Valley Conference high school girls basketball regular season championship with an early rally that sunk the Highland Bulldogs.
The Southern Illinois city would like to see decennial census results show that the IL town has grown to 10,000 people. They say it will help bring businesses, & increase revenue and development opportunity.
A Southern Illinois school district is losing money as more students skip the final semester of their senior and graduate early. This year, 26 students will cost the district roughly $80,000 in state aid
A new Burger King opens in Southern Illinois on New Year’s Eve, marking the second new eatery to open in Highland in the last few months of 2018. The restaurant was scheduled to open before the end of the year.