Alton Man Charged in Drive-By Shooting Death of 11-Year-OldThe Madison County Sheriff's Office says 18-year-old Ta'Mon Ford is charged with first-degree murder. He faces life in prison if convicted.
Alton Boy, 11, Shot and KilledPolice haven't released any more information.
Milder Winter Means Fewer Bald Eagles in Alton AreaLess ice and snow up north means fewer eagles will seek refuge in Metro East.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Civic Memorial FootballThe Eagles of Civic Memorial High School moved its weight training to Alton to help prevent a natural disaster.
Flood-Related Travel Problems Continue In Metro-EastIDOT has an update on trouble spots, including Rtes. 67, 367, and 100.
Illinois Governor Visits Metro-East Flood VictimsBruce Rauner's stops included Nameoki United Methodist Church in Granite City
19 Levees in Illinois, Missouri Monitored For FloodingAt least 18 deaths over several days in Missouri and Illinois were blamed on flooding.
Roads Closed, Flood Warnings Issued Across IllinoisThe West Alton Mayor says the Mississippi will top the town's levee by 4 1/2 feet, and pretty much the whole town will be impacted.
Mayor Slay Calls For Sandbaggers in South St. LouisRiver Des Peres is expected to reach its second highest level after the 1993 flood.
Alton Teachers Get Two-Year ContractStrike averted, as union reportedly gets wage increases and maintains health benefits
Alton Schools, Teachers Reach Tentative Deal To Avoid StrikeUnion members will vote on pact next week before it goes before school board.
Federal Mediator Needed in Alton Teacher's Labor DisputeAlton teacher's union made a counter offer that the board representatives will present at a special school board meeting Friday morning.