Thursday, Apr 24, 2014



Pay It Forward Campaign
WSIL -- News 3 and Black Diamond Harley Davidson are teaming up to Pay It Forward in southern Illinois.

Illinois GOP Leaders Introduce Term Limits Amendment
SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) - Illinois Republican leaders have introduced a proposal that would force statewide officers to serve a two-term limit.

Pay it Forward: Free Oral Cancer Screenings
MARION -- We're wrapping up the final day of the pay it forward campaign.

Water Line Break Impacts Herrin
HERRIN -- A water line break in Herrin forced the city to run on reserves for most of Wednesday. The break was restored Wednesday afternoon but residents were still being asked to conserve.

Pay It Forward: Honoring Our Veterans
ANNA -- Our Pay It Forward campaign continues as thoughtful grade schoolers say thank you to local veterans.

Perry County Holds Mock Disaster
PERRY CO. -- First responders were put to the test Wednesday morning in Pinckneyville. Fire departments, hospitals, and police were among those practicing their disaster plan at a mock emergency .

Du Quoin Eases Street Machine Restrictions
DU QUOIN -- Du Quoin city leaders have decided to loosen some rules for this year's Street Machine Nationals.

Murphysboro Man Sentenced to 100 Years for Murder
MURPHYSBORO -- A Jackson County man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for a 2013 fatal shooting in Carbondale.

2 Wanted for Laptop, Tablet Thefts
PADUCAH -- Paducah Police are asking for help identifying two men suspected of stealing more than $10,000 in electronics from Walmart.

Bill Would Get Illinois Police Cruisers on Road
SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) - Illinois lawmakers are pushing legislation to get 85 idle Illinois State Police cruisers on the road.