Man Dies in Shooting Involving Illinois State PoliceExchange of gunfire happened Saturday morning near Metropolis
Four Day Superman Fest Gets Underway In - Where Else? - MetropolisLook, down on the southern tip of Illinois! It's a celebration! It's a massive, four day long party! It's the 37th annual Superman Celebration in Metropolis Illinois.
Metropolis, IL Attempts To Regain Superman Record Metropolis will use the 35th annual Superman Celebration to regain the world record of the largest gathering of people dressed as Superman.
Charges Dropped Against Man Accused In Son's DeathIllinois State Police had said Jackson Pruett was taken unresponsive to a Metropolis hospital in April 2010. The toddler died two days later at a St. Louis hospital.
2nd Man Ordered To Prison In Southern Ill. KillingA judge in southern Illinois has handed down a 21-year prison sentence for one of three men accused in a fatal shooting.
Superman Celebration Under Way in Metropolis John Glover and Cassidy Freeman from the Superman television series "Smallville" are expected to attend.
Southern Illinois Man Accused In Son's Death Pleads Not GuiltyToddler Jackson Pruett was taken unresponsive to a Metropolis hospital last April, and died two days later in St. Louis.
Locked-out Honeywell Workers Ok ContractThe ratification of the deal reached about two weeks ago does not mean the roughly 230 union-backed workers in Metropolis will return immediately to their Honeywell jobs.
Illinois Union Vote Could End LockoutThe lockout has already lasted 13 months, and now the vote on the contract proposal has been postponed.
Union Deal Reached in Dispute at Honeywell's Metropolis Plant Terms of the deal involving Honeywell's Metropolis plant were not released, pending a vote by the union's members.
Illinois Flood Victims Urged To Pursue Recovery LoansLoans available at maximum interest rate of 3%.