Jill Renee Carroll, a 39-year-old woman was found dead in Shiloh, IL near Lebanon Avenue on Friday night by police. O’Fallon, IL police, in southern Illinois, reported Carroll missing. An autopsy is planned.
Illinois State Police and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a deputy-involved shooting in East St. Louis in southern Illinois on Friday night. The shooting happened during a traffic stop.
The National Weather Service in St. Louis says Belleville, IL and St. Clair County in southern Illinois, will get 1 to 2 inches of snow on Saturday. It’s expected to be windy, temperatures will drop to 15 degrees.
Bi-State Development President and CEO Taulby Roach changed the MetroLink security leadership. Richard Zott no longer oversees the security. Safety has been an issue on the St. Louis area, southern Illinois system.
New IL Governor JB Pritzker pushed for a bill that would help improve and repair roads and bridges in the state, but that could mean increasing the gasoline tax drivers pay or charging drivers of electric cars.
STL Cardinals catcher Tim McCarver is the 75th best player in the MLB baseball team’s history. He was a two-time National League All-Star with the Cardinals, two-time World Series champion hit an inside-the-park grand slam at New York’s Polo Grounds.
With another major snow storm expected to hit Southern IL, state police are encouraging drivers to stay off roads and highways. These safety tips also include watching for black ice & not crowding snow plows.
Kaylah Rainey, a star for the Belleville East High School girls basketball team who had open heart surgery earlier this IHSA season, returned to help the Lancers win over the Mater Dei Catholic Knights.
Mungo’s Italian Eatery, an old place to eat, will soon open a new location in Southern Illinois. The restaurant is moving from O’Fallon to Collinsville this spring and will remain open during the move.
People who own dogs or cats can use these tips from the Humane Society of Missouri to keep their animals safe on days with sub freezing temperatures or large amounts of snow. It includes bring them inside.
National Weather Service issues a dense fog advisory in its forecast for Belleville, Illinois and other surrounding Southern Illinois regions during the morning commute. Snow is expected to fall this weekend.
A child of Lebanon High School Greyhounds athletic director & girls basketball coach Chad Cruthis needs someone to donate a kidney. Doctors at Cardinal Glennon Hospital said the IL teen needs a second surgery.
Shoppers will have a new business to get groceries when Aldi opens a location at the site of the former hhgregg. It will be the store’s seventh location in Southern Illinois, joining Swansea and O’Fallon.
JB Pritzker makes his first trip as governor outside Springfield to Southwestern Illinois College in Belleville. He will sign an EO to give money to a state program to focus on workforce development, career training.