Man Who Threatened Children in Madison Co. ArrestedPolice thank vigilant parents on social media for helping lead them to James Lopes.
Longtime Madison County Officeholder Evelyn Bowles DiesA teacher by trade, Bowles went on to become county clerk, then Illinois state senator
Escaped Fugitive Jason Mills Caught in St. LouisJason Mills, who escaped from the Madison County, Mo., jail on March 13, has been caught in St. Louis.
Manhunt Continues for Jail EscapeeAuthorities believe Jason Mills will try to steal another vehicle.
Fredericktown Inmates Escape, One Still At LargeJason Mills is still on the run. He is 5’-9’, 175 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
Body Found in Mississippi River, Police Ask Public to Help IdentifyThe body was found Saturday and removed from the river by the Madison Fire Department.
Murder Conviction In Madison CountyBreanna Maldonado of Granite City found guilty of stabbing woman to death in gas station parking lot
Hope for Local Steel Industry?Madison County board chairman sees promising signs.
New Illinois Law Means Fewer Emergency Dispatch CentersMadison County 911 director Terence McFarland says he expects the change will result in an undetermined number of job cuts.
Madison Co. Dems: Why Should Iowa Have All the Fun? Straw Poll Set for Feb. 1The Madison County Democratic Party will be holding a straw poll Feb. 1 to coincide with the Iowa Caucuses.
Madison County Heroin Deaths Up, Overall Drug Deaths DownThe number of heroin-related deaths in Madison County nearly doubled in 2015
Secret Cameras Found in Bethalto Church, Evidence Destroyed"It's just horrible, and sad."