• Centralia trio charged with Trenton storage unit burglary

    by  • November 12, 2013

    Three Centralia, Ill. residents are accused of burglarizing storage units in Trenton. Toby W. Gibson, 35; Heather R. Phillips, 38; and Cheryl L. Phillips, 39 are charged with burglary. Deputies with the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department were called to the 11900 block of Old US Highway 50 in unincorporated Trenton Oct. 31 for...

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    Joppa woman killed in Massac County deer/motorcycle accident

    by  • November 12, 2013

    MASSAC COUNTY – According to the Illinois State Police, a deer/motorcycle accident Monday afternoon in Massac County  resulted in one person killed and another airlifted from the scene. The 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle was southbound on U.S. 45 when a deer crossed the roadway from the east, says accident reports. The driver of the...

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    One Death Blamed on Fall Snow Storm in Illinois

    by  • November 12, 2013

    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) – Authorities say one person died after an accident on snow-slickened roads in central Illinois. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph says the driver of an SUV was killed Monday night after it spun out of control on an Interstate 39 overpass. The SUV slid into the path of a semitrailer. On Tuesday, authorities...

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