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.
The Madison County Board is set to vote Wednesday night on issuing $18 million in bonds for the project.
Authorities say a salon customer accused 47-year-old Michael Collins of taking pictures over the wall from an adjacent room as she prepared to tan.
The Alton Telegraph reports that 25-year-old Elijah Ingram of Alton was charged Friday in Madison County after allegedly killing the cat during a domestic dispute with a woman living with him.
The former top cop in Edwardsville, 57-year-old James Bedell, was sentenced Thursday in East St. Louis.