Hamilton / Wayne

Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Crash That Killed 5

HAMILTON COUNTY -- A man is headed to prison for decades for a drunk driving crash in Hamilton County. Five people died after a car went out of control and rolled several times last November. Read More »

Heavy Rain Leads to Cars in Flooded Areas

HAMILTON CO. -- Rain pounded parts of the region early Sunday morning, leading to several accidents where cars were trapped in water. Read More »

McLeansboro Man Charged with Aggravated Battery

MCLEANSBORO -- A Hamilton County man is facing charges after authorities say he beat another man with a baseball bat. Read More »

Local Schools Adding Safety Plan App

WILLIAMSON CO. -- Everything from textbooks to testing can now be found on tablets and computers. Now a pair of local districts are making their safety plans digital. Read More »

Grant Will Help With Child Mental Health Services

CARTERVILLE -- A child advocacy group wants to bring more mental health experts to Southern Illinois. Read More »

Judge Issues Ruling to Close Murray Center

CENTRALIA -- They're patients suffering from severe mental and physical disabilities, and they may soon lose the place they call home. Read More »

Fatal Accident Involving Train

JEFFERSON COUNTY -- A Wayne County man has died after his SUV was hit by a train early Saturday morning. Read More »

Sports Commentary: Your Kid's Not a Pro

WSIL -- Sports Director Darren Kinnard believes parents are a major problem in youth sports today. Read More »

Class Act: Mrs. Folden's Civics Class

HAMILTON COUNTY-- A Hamilton County senior civics class is learning the importance of voting. After many of Mrs. Folden's students voted for the first time in this year's primary, they are excited to vote in the general election this November. 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 »

Fairfield Rolls at E-T

ELKVILLE -- The Fairfield Mules scored early and often to beat Elverado-Trico 42-8 Thursday night. Read More »

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