No Word On When Students Can Return to Sinking Swansea SchoolAll of the middle schoolers packed up and moved down the street to the grade school in mid-September after the problem was discovered.
Officer Dragged 30 Feet, Still Arrests Drunk Driving SuspectPolice say the suspect's vehicle came to a stop after running through a sign and into a ditch.
Metro East School Still Sinking Into GroundThere's good news and bad news for that Metro East school that closed due to mine subsidence.
2 Schools' Worth of Students Under 1 Roof in SwanseaClasses have resumed at Wolf Branch Elementary, now playing host to students from sinking middle school.
Mine Subsidence Leads to Closure of Swansea Middle SchoolStarting next week, more than 400 students will move down the street to Wolf Branch Elementary.
UPDATED: Swansea Leaders Look To "Secede" From St. Clair TownshipDispute arose from way in which property tax money is spent on road repairs.
Helicopter Piloted By August Busch IV Finally Leaves Swansea Parking LotDays after it mysteriously landed in an office complex parking lot, the helicopter August Busch IV landed in Swansea was flown from the scene of the bizarre incident.
UPDATE: Illinois Boil Order Lifted for Belleville, Swansea, ShilohResidents are under a boil water order and should bring their water to a rolling boil for 5 minutes before using water for drinking or cooking.
LEAP Alert Cancelled for Arkansas Man Traveling to IllinoisIllinois State Police issued a LEAP alert, saying Leslie Schwebke was supposed to arrive around 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday from Cherokee Village, Arkansas.
Sex Offender Caught Umpiring Youth Sports GamesDennis Cotton did not disclose he was working for the Smithton School District on his sex offender registry.
Senior Living Center Coming Soon Near Swansea MetroLink StationThe Illinois Housing Development Authority signed off on the plan from the Southwestern Illinois Development Authority last week.
Man Accused of Kidnapping, Robbery Arrested in SwanseaOrtega Mitchell,26, was arrested without incident Tuesday at a home in Swansea, Illinois.