Archbishop Wilton Gregory. Photo: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images

Former Belleville Bishop To Sell Atlanta Mansion

Archbishop Wilton Gregory said Saturday he will use proceeds for the needs of the Catholic community.


Archbishop Wilton Gregory. Photo: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images

Former Belleville Bishop Apologizing for Mansion

Catholics criticized Archbishop Wilton Gregory for building and moving into the massive residence, made possible by a large grant from a wealthy donor.


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2 Accused of Dumping Tires in East St. Louis

Two men southwestern Illinois men are accused of illegal dumping after police say they found more than 1,000 scrap tires inside a former East St. Louis club.


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Couple Pleads Not Guilty in Deadly Neglect Case

A southwestern Illinois couple has pleaded not guilty to charges of criminal neglect in the death of a blind man who authorities say weighed just 60 pounds.


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Judge Clears Fingernail Evidence in 1989 Killing

A southwestern Illinois judge has approved certain genetic evidence for use in the trial of a man accused in a decades-old killing of a teenager.


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Ill. Gov. Makes Stops to Tornado Struck Cities

Gov. Pat Quinn is set to visit several Illinois communities that were hit by deadly tornadoes.


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Woman Gets $30k From Belleville Over Political Signs

Belleville has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a lawsuit over political signs.


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Lawmaker Wants To Expel Students With Felonies

An Illinois lawmaker proposes a bill that would expel students with felony records.


Uno, a 15inch Beagle poses for photographs after winning Best in Show at the 132nd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden February 12, 2008 in New York City. Over 2,600 dogs were entered in the show. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Whatever Happened to Uno the Beagle?

Belleville, Ill. bred winner of Westminster’s “Best in Show” now chills with potbellied pigs in Texas.


File photo of a jail cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Gets 11 Years In Prison For 2 Belleville Holdups

Man robbed same store twice in less than three weeks.





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