Mo. and Ill. Courts Ranked Poorly in National SurveyMadison County, Illinois, is ranked the third worst "judicial hellhole" in the nation.
Man Arrested in Hire-for-Murder PlotTony Fennell, 32, is in the Madison County Jail on a $500,000 bond.
Ousted Madison County Judge Gets Job BackDonald Flack appointed to fill vacancy left by his non-retention
Durbin Warns Parents to Talk to Kids about Heroin"Most of these people who overdose on heroin started off with the prescription painkillers," Durbin said
UPDATE-Crude Oil Spill Being Monitored in Madison CountyNo indication oil has made it into Highland's water supply.
Madison County Employee Handbook Excludes Transgendered EmployeesAttorney Tom Gibbons is fighting to have the wording changed to protect Madison County from litigation.
Troy Man Charged with Sexual Assault of a ChildMichael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.
Prosecutors Consider More Charges in Alton Beating DeathMadison County will revisit the beating case of Johnny Gleason after his death Saturday while in a coma since May 3.
Missing Person: Taylor ClarkAt the time he was last seen, Clark was driving his red 2007 Nissan 350ZX, bearing Illinois Registration P845960.
Metro Area Receives an 'F' for Ozone PollutionThe Metro Area has received an F for ozone pollution in the annual State of the Air report.
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."
Meningitis Death in Madison CountyElizabeth Schreck, 30, of Durham, Missouri, was in Highland last week for a cake decorating seminar when she felt symptoms, complaining of a headache as well as neck and back pain.