A student was kidnapped by an armed subject and driven around for about two hours, then taken to an ATM and forced to withdraw cash.
A southern Illinois man was found guilty of first-degree murder in the deaths nine years ago of a pregnant woman and a 4-year-old child.
During the public heroin hearing Friday, parents gave personal testimonials of their children’s addiction.
The region’s heroin epidemic is the subject of a public hearing in Edwardswille.
A southwestern Illinois man has been sentenced to eight years in prison in a 2012 drunk driving wreck that killed a passenger in the other vehicle.
The university’s board of trustees will announce its appointee on Monday in Edwardsville.
A judge Friday sentenced 58-year-old Fred Bathon to 30 months in federal prison and ordered him to pay $20,000 in fines.
Coroner Steve Nonn says 71-year-old Edwin Winkler Sr.’s body was found by firefighters in an upstairs bedroom of the victim’s rural Edwardsville home.
To keep admission fees affordable, the museum has been dipping into its savings every year since the Great Recession began.
Dawn Cortes of Edwardsville, Ill. purchased the ticket at the Earth City MotoMart, then she forgot about it and went on vacation in Branson.