Sex Offender Arrested for Taking Photos of ChildrenA registered sex offender has been arrested for allegedly taking pictures of children on a trampoline.
Body Parts Found at Scene Days After Fiery Truck CrashThe father of a southern Illinois man who died in a fiery weekend crash says a piece of his son's skull and the son's hands were found at the crash site days later.
Chris Christie Campaigns for Bruce RaunerNew Jersey governor lends support to GOP gubernatorial candidate in Metro-East.
Stolen Gravesite Markers Being Returned Bethalto Police have items recovered from thieves
Ducks Rescued In BethaltoFirefighters free mother and her 11 ducklings from storm sewer pipe
Former Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Eight Children37 year old Jason Ehlers of Bethalto is in custody
Teacher Arrested for Sexual AssaultJason Ehlers, 36, was a grade school teacher in the Triad District and a former teacher in Bethalto, as well as a one-time principal in the Southwestern Community School District.
One Teen Dead, Four Hurt in Bethalto CrashRoxana Schools are making grief counselors available Sunday & Monday
Bethalto Remembers Fallen MarineSigns honoring Lance Cpl. Kenneth Corzine posted at entrances to town
Bethalto Does Away With Letter GradesBethalto School District Technology spokesman Justin Newell says students will receive either a one, two, or three to indicate progress in a given subject.
5 Ill. Airport Towers Get Closure ReprieveThe towers are all operated for the FAA at low-traffic airports and were to close by mid-June as the result of government-wide automatic spending cuts imposed by Congress.
$1.2 Million For Metro-East Park ProjectsGovernor Pat Quinn says communities like Bethalto, Belleville, and Alton are among the recipients of state OSLAD grants.