• Rangers, Canucks win

    by  • December 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

    UNDATED (AP) — The New York Rangers had been 1-4-2 on their team-record, nine-game homestand before Sunday’s 4-1 triumph over the Minnesota Wild. The game was tied 1-1 until Carl Hagelin and Mats Zuccarello scored second-period goals. Backup netminder Cam Talbot made 24 saves and blanked the Wild after Jason Pominville beat him 4:08...

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    Death notice: Rev. Loyce Howle

    by  • December 21, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Reverend Loyce E. Howle, age 82, of Centralia,passed away at 12:56 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Centralia. Funeral Arrangements are in the care of the Moran Queen~Boggs Funeral Home in Centralia, where friends may call 618-532-7321 for further information. Online memorial condolences may be sent to...

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    Lawsuit filed against assault weapons ban

    by  • December 20, 2013 • 0 Comments

    A Chicago suburb that rushed to pass an assault weapons ban ahead of a new state law allowing concealed carry will now have to defend the ban after a resident filed a lawsuit. Arie Friedman argues in his lawsuit against Highland Park that he owns semi-automatic firearms and ammunition magazines for lawful purposes such...

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    ISP reminds motorist of new laws

    by  • December 20, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Illinois State Police officials issued traffic safety reminders Friday regarding the new 2014 traffic laws that become effective on January 1, and will most likely have an impact on motorists driving throughout Illinois. First, the existing legal speed limit will change from 65 mph to 70 mph on all rural interstates. The act also...

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    Winter weather and flood watch issued for region

    by  • December 20, 2013 • 0 Comments

    The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook, along with a flood watch for our listening area through the weekend. Freezing rain will spread northward Saturday and encompass much of central and northeast Missouri and west central Illinois. The freezing rain will turn to snow late Saturday night tapering off by daybreak...

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    Obit: David Adams

    by  • December 20, 2013 • 0 Comments

    PATOKA — David L. Adams, 69, of Patoka, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. He was born the son of Fielding and Ruth (Karr) Adams on May 13, 1944 in Centralia. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Jane (Edwards) Adams of Patoka; two sons Kenneth Adams and...

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