Woman Killed in I-270 Shooting IdentifiedPolice say Emma Wallace, 37, of Centralia was with three friends, all of whom were wounded, when a man in a stolen Mercedes fired several shots on the interstate.
No New Charges In Reagan Assassination AttemptCentralia, Ill. native James Brady ultimately died from complications after taking a bullet in 1981 shooting.
Stolen Firearms Suspects Caught Before Guns Sold to Ferguson ProtestersTwo individuals were caught on tape making three trips to eventually remove nearly 40 firearms - including dozens of pistols, several rifles and one shotgun, plus 1,000 rounds of ammunition.
Brady Bill Celebrates 20th AnniversaryThe Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, named for a Centralia, Il. native, passed 20 years ago today.
Illinois Department of Employment Security Announces Office ClosingsThe seven offices shutting down are in Centralia, DeKalb, East St. Louis, Galesburg, Jacksonville, Mattoon and Murphysboro.
Damage, Power Outages Reported Following StormAt one time power outages in the immediate St. Louis City and County area numbered over five thousand. In the Metro East, about four thousand customers were without power.
Illinois Human Services Office To ConsolidateState officials say the closure is part of Gov. Pat Quinn's efforts to cut costs.
Report: Southern Illinois Worker's Compensation Awards SkyrocketIllinois has very low criteria for proving what is known as "causation,'' or how job duties contributed to the injury, according to some.
Bomb Squad Called to Suspicious Package at Islamic CenterThe box contained papers with messages disparaging the Islamic religion and threatening the Center.