The car driven by 61-year-old Joseph Michael Welch Jr. of Godfrey crashed into a tree just after 3 p.m.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is expected to sign the so-called “cupcake bill” introduced after a young girl’s home baking operation was shut down by regulations.
Investigators allege the men shot 43-year-old Kenneth Deal of Venice on May 19 in Madison while trying to rob him of marijuana.
A southwestern Illinois woman is free on bond after being accused of stealing $6,000 from an 89-year-old woman who had hired her as a caregiver.
Juanita Jenelle Harvey and John Alan Gleason are charged with burglary at J and L Salvage.
Madison County prosecutor says three teens face counts of disorderly conduct over Tuesday’s incident.
Madison County’s top lawman praises Attorney General Eric Holder’s call for increased efforts in fighting the Heroin epidemic.
21 year old Marcus Lovett is accused of slapping two residents and pouring water on one of them.
St. Louis Police participated in the heroin summit in Madison County, Illinois — facing criticism that the city has become a hotbed of heroin dealing that is flooding the region with the drug.
Tom Gibbons is traveling to local schools in efforts to bring awareness of sexting and its legal obligations.