Man Arrested in Hire-for-Murder PlotTony Fennell, 32, is in the Madison County Jail on a $500,000 bond.
Overnight America Podcast: June 9th, 2014 - Godfrey, Rob Ross
Grandmother Kills Cats Because Grandchildren Didn't Clean Rooms A Godfrey grandmother kills five cats, four of them kittens, because her grandchildren didn't clean their rooms.
Police Hope Heroin Bust Dents Madison County Supply"A button of heroin, it runs about five bucks to 10 bucks a button, which is one dose of heroin. They were pushing over $1,000 a week of heroin through that complex."
Illinois Officials to Review Pot Farm RequestWhile state lawmakers have approved medical marijuana in Illinois, to date no prescriptions have been written.
Group Home Supervisor Charged With Abuse21 year old Marcus Lovett is accused of slapping two residents and pouring water on one of them.
Woman Accused Of Neglecting Her Elderly MotherWoman's mother found dead in her home on New Year's Day.
Police: Godfrey Man Tried To Grab Deputy's GunProsecutors in Madison County on Tuesday charged 24-year-old Jason Alton with aggravated battery and attempting to disarm a peace officer.
Alton Woman Charged in Monkey AttackThe female Java Macaque monkey, named Nina, was at a public event June 2nd with her owner Kendra D. Hougland when she bit a 6-year-old boy.
Lawmaker, Metro East Pastor Want Ban on Guns in Places of WorshipThe law bars concealed weapons from schools, courthouses, government buildings, libraries and public transit but churches, mosques and synagogues must post signs.
Godfrey Man Charged in Pliers AttackPolice say Gerry LeClaire attacked a 77 year old neighbor
Flood Wall Constructed in Alton; Several Roads Still ClosedThe Mississippi at Alton crested yesterday at 34.38 ft. but it will remain high for several days.