Man Admits Robbing Illinois Bank While Wearing Polka Dot DressFifty-year-old Arnell Edwards of St. Louis pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis to one count of bank robbery.
New Athens Police Chief Pleads Guilty to Stealing Items from Evidence LockerFormer New Athens Chief Dallas Hill was sentenced to 18 months' probation.
Dogs Maul 8-Year-Old Girl in New AthensThe girl was walking down the street with a friend when the dogs somehow got loose.
FEMA Responds To Concerns About Expensive Levee InspectionsTwo metro east villages are looking for ways to pay for mandated inspections
Village Facing Financial Crisis Over Mandated Levee InspectionFEMA mandates inspection could cost village $1 million
UPDATE: Copter Crash Victim Was From Ark.Crash under investigation.