Burn Victim of Maryville Gas Line Explosion DiesHe and other workers were excavating for a new subdivision along Highway 162 when they struck a 10-inch gas line operated by Ameren Illinois.
Maryville Police Officers Hailed As Heroes; Burn Victim in Critical ConditionConstruction worker identified as John Behme of Worden IL.
UPDATE: One Critically Injured in Maryville, Ill. Gas Main ExplosionSeveral vehicles believed to belong to construction workers caught fire and also exploded, spewing flames and smoke about 100 feet into the air, witnesses say.
Missouri Woman Sentenced in Murder-for-Hire PlotKristina M. Swinford, of Maryville, was sentenced Thursday for interstate solicitation of murder.
Yik Yak: Students Accused of Posting Threats Against BlacksIt's been used by students at dozens of campuses to make offensive comments and threaten violence, and in those cases, the posters have been tracked down and arrested.
40 Prior Tickets For Drunk Driving SuspectSteven Willis of Maryville, Ill. is accused of killing mother of three in October crash.
UPDATE: Mother of Three Young Kids Killed Along Interstate 55Steven Willis (pictured) charged with aggravated DUI causing death
U.S. News: Wash U Tied at No. 15 Best College in U.S.Wash U was tied with Cornell and Vanderbilt University in the Rankings by U.S. News and World Report.
Maryville Has Snakes In The ParkPolice try to ease fears as some say on social media they've seen water moccasins
Rauner Readies For InaugurationIllinois governor-elect visits Maryville on weekend before taking office
Woman Accused Of Trying To Hire Hit Man To Kill Romantic RivalProsecutors say Kristina Swinford met 3 times with a federal agent, who she thought was a hit man, and arranged to pay $20,000 to kill the wife of the man she was dating.
Fred Winters Park Dedicated Late Maryville, Ill. pastor's wife speaks at ceremony