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    Federal inmate bus involved in freeway crash

    by  • December 16, 2013 • News

    Authorities say a southern Illinois freeway crash involving a busload of federal prisoners sent all 13 of the vehicle’s occupants to the hospital. Illinois State Police Trooper Calvin Dye Jr. says the westbound bus headed from Kentucky to Jefferson City, Mo., hit a bridge support in Interstate 64′s center median about 5 a.m. Sunday...

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    Lawmakers to scrutinize corporate giveaways

    by  • December 16, 2013 • News

    Corporate incentives, or giveaways, will be under scrutiny next year. ADM, Boeing and others are seeking incentives in excess of what the state usually offers to retain and attract business. There’s concern in Springfield that if ADM gets its request, to keep some of its employees’ state income taxes, the floodgates will open with...

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    DuBois man killed in three-car accident

    by  • December 16, 2013 • News

    A 19-year-old DuBois man has died as a result of injuries he sustained in a three vehicle crash south of Nashville in Washington county on Friday afternoon. According to the Illinois State Police, Matthew Klaybor was initially taken to Washington County Hospital in Nashville for treatment, but was later transported to St. Louis University...

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    Obit: Harold Lutz

    by  • December 16, 2013 • Obituaries

    SANDOVAL — Harold Marvin Lutz, 87, of Sandoval passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 at St. Lukes Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo. He was born the son of Charles and Mamie (Troutt) Lutz on April 9, 1926 in Carrigan Township. He married Pauline Crawford July 2, 1949 in Patoka. Survivors include his wife, of 64...

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