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.
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, a Republican from Murphysboro, in Southern Illinois, near St. Louis, Mo., Belleville, IL, Collinsville, IL spent most on free franked mail in 2017 among Illinois U.S. House representatives, congressmen.
Highland IL City Manager Mark Latham and describes the President of Weinheimer Senior Citizens Club Elmer Emig describer why they are working towards a new senior citizens center. Another local senior citizen also gives his opinion.
A family in Highland, Illinois host a 5K walk named Tucker's Trek to spread awareness and raise funds for congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) research. The walk is on May 19 at Lindendale Park in southern Illinois near Belleville and St. Louis, MO.
Dr. Alejandro and Dr. Janet Alvarado announce that their son Dr. Marcus Alvarado is opening a his own chiropractic practice in town. The office, named Alvarado Healthcare has a targeted opening date of April 2. The practice is located at 10 Apex Dr. Suite 1 in Highland in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
Double J Doggie Play N Stay is expanding business with private suites for their guests and an outdoor play area. The project is expected to be finished in May in Highland in Southern Illinois, near Belleville, IL and St. Louis.
Nashville, Tennessee police said at least four are dead after suspect Travis Reinking, of Morton, Illinois, opened fire at a Waffle House restaurant. A customer at the restaurant was able to take the gun from the shooter who then fled the scene.
A gunman opened fire at a Nashville area Waffle House early Sunday morning, April 22, killing four people and wounding four others. Police were combing the area looking for the suspect, identified as Travis Reinking, 29.
St. Louis Cardinals Manger Mike Matheny talks about the decision to put starting pitcher Adam Wainwright on the 10-day disabled list prior to a game against the Cincinnati Reds April 22. It will be Wainwright's second stay on the DL this season.