• Centralia man pleads guilty to meth charge

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    A 34-year-old Centralia man pleaded guilty Tuesday in Marion County court to a felony charge of meth possession. Matthew Holsapple was sentenced to 90 days in jail and 2 years probation after he pleaded guilty to a class 1 felony charge of possessing between 15 and 100 grams of methamphetamine. Holsapple was arrested in...

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    KC holding ceremony for new Ag. Building

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    A signing ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in the lifelong learning center board room at the Kaskaskia College Main Campus, as the former Animal Disease Lab will be officially handed over from the State of Illinois to the college as its new Agriculture Building. The public is invited to join the...

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    Illinois makes bid for Boeing plant

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    Illinois is among the states trying to land Boeing’s new aircraft manufacturing plant. The Chicago-based company is choosing a location to build its new 400-seat 777x jetliner. The state submitted an offer yesterday that would provide economic incentives if Boeing selects Illinois. David Roeder is a spokesman for the Illinois Department of Commerce. He...

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