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    Carbondale shooting sends man to hospital, police search for teen

    by  • January 28, 2014 • News

    Police are looking for an 18-year-old man suspected of attempted first-degree murder in connection with a shooting Monday outside a Carbondale community high school building. Police obtained an arrest warrant charging Omari A. Tinsley with attempted murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated discharge of a firearm in connection with the shooting that...

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    Councilman hired as Centralia police chief

    by  • January 28, 2014 • News

    A Centralia City councilman has been named police chief, following the retirement of former police chief Larry Evans. Doug Krutsinger, a retired Illinois State Police detective was named to the post Monday night during the Centralia City Council meeting. As the police chief serves at the behest of the city council, Krutsinger had to...

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    Eagles Win CORLHS Tournament Opener

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CENTRALIA – Fresh off their first-place finish at the Midland Trail Conference Tournament in overtime on Saturday, the Odin Eagles (13-2) opened up the Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School Tournament on Monday night, winning 70-58 over Ramsey. MTC Tournament MVP Ryan Niepoetter poured in 22 points while Gavin Wood added 18 and Chase...

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    Love scores 31 as Timberwolves beat Bulls 95-86

    by  • January 28, 2014 • Sports

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Love scored 31 points to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Chicago Bulls 95-86 Monday night. Ronny Turiaf added 14 points off the bench for the Timberwolves, who snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Bulls and won for the fourth time in five games overall. Carlos Boozer had 20...

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