August Adolphus Busch IV released from Swansea Police Department
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 airpla
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.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed two pieces of legislation — one legalizing blaze pink hunting gear and the other increasing penalties for wildlife poaching. House Bill 4231 is effective Jan. 1, 2019 and House Bill 5317 is effective immediately.
Bob Robbins, who bears an uncanny resemblance to his biological father, the late Charlie Clayton, plays a practical joke on former neighbor Jerry Cornell by riding up to a swim party on Charlie's lawn mower, wearing his jacket and cap.
A new state assessment designed to measure if students are ready for kindergarten shows that most children need help preparing for school. Nearly one out of four Illinois students were considered ready for the classroom expectations.