• BREAKING: 3rd explosion at the Boston Marathon

    by  • April 15, 2013 • 0 Comments

    BOSTON (AP) — Boston police say there’s been a third explosion in the city, following two blasts near the finish line of the Boston Marathon that killed two people and injured many others. Police Commissioner Edward Davis says authorities aren’t certain that the explosion at the JFK Library was related to the other blasts,...

    Read more →

    KC hosts Wednesday job fair

    by  • April 15, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Kaskaskia College will be hosting a job/resource fair from 2 until 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Life Long Learning Center at the KC Main Campus in Centralia.    Prior to the job/resource fair, the Career Services Department and the KC Trio program will be presenting a “dress for success event” from 1 to 2...

    Read more →

    Orphans receive formal mascot award

    by  • April 15, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Centralia High School held an assembly Monday, at which representatives of USA Today were on hand to officially present the school with its award for Most Unique Mascot in the Nation. The assembly was open to the public. The Orphans secured a significant victory last month, when more than 25 million votes were cast...

    Read more →

    Credit cards breached at Centralia Schnucks

    by  • April 15, 2013 • 0 Comments

    The Schnucks credit card breach has impacted about 2.4 million credit and debit cards used at 79 of its 100 stores, including the location here in Centralia, according to the company. The company said the breach happened over a three month period, between December 2012 and march 29, 2013, and affected card numbers and expirations dates only.  No names,...

    Read more →

    AMBER ALERT

    by  • April 13, 2013 • 0 Comments

    An Amber Alert has been issued in Illinois for a 12 year old girl who police say was abducted in Texas. Police are looking for Sommer Brown-Ivory. She’s described as a 12 year old black female, five foot six inches tall weighing about 90 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black tank top...

    Read more →