• Woman who threw newborn away sentenced to prison

    by  • May 25, 2013 • 0 Comments

    (AP) — A Southern Illinois woman who threw her baby away after giving birth at a party has been sentenced to three years in prison. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports the Jackson County State’s Attorney’s office announced Friday that 25-year-old Casey Parnell of Du Quoin had been sentenced. She pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter...

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    Watch Blue Devils play live online

    by  • May 24, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Couldn’t make the trip to Grand Junction, Colorado to watch the Blue Devils play in Game two of the 2013 Alpine Bank NJCAA Division One World Series? Watch it LIVE  online from Sam Suplizio Field by clicking here: NJCAA TV The Devils will play Saturday at 1 p.m. CT against Midland Community College of...

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    Dems: Budget deal would keep school funding level

    by  • May 24, 2013 • 0 Comments

    (AP) — House and Senate Democrats have agreed on a proposed Illinois budget that would keep education funding at the same level and increase human services spending. Sen. Heather Steans is one of the Legislature’s budget negotiators. She says Democrats will present their 2014 spending plan early next week, after which Republicans will get...

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