Alexander / Pulaski

Mounds Police Chief Resigns

MOUNDS -- Lloyd Bosecker has resigned as police chief of Mounds. Read More »

Meridian School District Looking To Bright Future

MOUNDS -- Meridian School District began another school year in less than perfect conditions after toxic mold closed the elementary and middle school more than two years ago., but they're looking to the future. Read More »

Olmsted Woman In Custody After Leaving Accident Scene

JONESBORO -- The Union County Sheriff's Office says Michelle Hamel-Baker is in custody. Read More »

Local Enterprise Zones on Hold Over Illinois Budget Impasse

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The state economic development agency that approves sales tax breaks for construction materials says it cannot certify 49 previously approved enterprise zones because of the ongoing budget impasse in Illinois. Read More »

Mounds and Mound City Officers Involved in Bar Fight

PULASKI CO. -- A bar fight allegedly involving two police officers from different departments has community leaders tight-lipped and residents wondering what happened. Read More »

Summer Storms Ravage Alexander County Roads

ALEXANDER COUNTY -- Heavy rain and flooding over the last two months has caused substantial damage in several parts of Alexander County. Read More »

Rauner Declares 23 Counties Disaster Areas, Seeks FEMA Help

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner has issued a state disaster proclamation for 23 counties devastated by severe storms this summer and has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help assess the damages there. Read More »

Meridian Earns Trip To State With Win Against Casey-Westfield

CARBONDALE -- Meridian's boys basketball team faced Casey-Westfield in a class 1A Super-Sectional contest. Read More »

Helping Hands: February 2, 2015

WSIL -- If you're looking to volunteer, here are groups in need of some helping hands. Read More »

Crab Orchard Survives Century's Second Half Comeback

ULLIN -- Crab Orchard gets win on bucket in the final seconds after blowing a 20-point lead. Read More »

Massac County Ends Meridian's Reign at Vienna Classic

VIENNA -- The Massac County Patriots beat Meridian 72-65 to win the Vienna Classic championship. Read More »

Hardin County, Dongola, and Elverado win at Crab Orchard

CRAB ORCHARD -- Hardin County, Dongola, and Elverado posted wins at the Crab Orchard Turkey Tournament Friday. Read More »

Ford Finding His Way

NASHVILLE, TN -- It hasn't taken Southern Illinois native Dana Ford long in coaching terms to climb the ladder and get his own Division I program. Ford was named the head coach at Tennessee State back in April. He hit the ground running and hasn't stopped. Read More »

Cairo Students Start First Day of School in New Uniforms

CAIRO -- Cairo students returned to classes Thursday with a completely new look. All students in the district are now wearing uniforms. Read More »

Hundreds Honor Fallen Veterans In Mound City

MOUND CITY -- Mound City residents kicked off Memorial Day weekend with an annual ceremony honoring the meaning of the holiday. Read More »

Sesser-Valier Moving On To Super Sectionals

NORRIS CITY-- The Sesser-Valier Red Devils were able to take down the Cairo Pilots in their IHSA Sectional matchup. Read More »

State Police Answer FAQ Concerning Illinois Conceal Carry

Illinois State Police has released a list of frequently asked questions concerning conceal carry law in Illinois. Read More »

DQ State Fair Announces Four Free Music Concerts

DU QUOIN - Country music artists Gretchen Wilson, Darryl Worley, Aaron Tippin and Uncle Cracker will present free concerts at 2013 Du Quoin State Fair. Read More »

Indiana Man Facing Child Abduction Charge

KARNAK -- An Indiana man is behind bars accused of trying to lure a child into his car. Read More »

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