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14 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis
A 17-year-old student at Belleville East High School has been charged with aggravated battery of a pregnant woman and criminal sexual assault after allegedly attacking a fellow student Friday afternoon on school grounds.
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17 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat
The number of reported flu cases so far this year has been minimal, according to health officials.
21 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat
Collinsville Middle School's physical education department earned the 2013 Blue Ribbon Award from the Illinois Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
A 21-year-old Belleville man was killed in a traffic crash Friday in Randolph County, according to Illinois State Police.
Nine prison inmates and four guards are recovering in area hospitals today after the bus they were riding in crashed early Sunday on Interstate-64 in St. Clair County near Milepost 19. The federal prisoners were on their way from Jefferson City, Missouri to a facility in Kentucky when the bus overturned around 5:00am.
Julia's Place located at 1403 W. Main St. in Belleville specializes in Òsoul foodÓ plates, sandwiches, wings, sliders, salads and desserts.
It's important to hold elected officials accountable, but seven months into the terms of Belleville's mayor, treasurer and clerk, the only grade we can give each of them is an "incomplete."
A Chicago congressman is hosting a memorial service for Nelson Mandela that's expected to draw high-profile community leaders and politicians.
While highways and other main thoroughfares received priiority clearing, secondary roads such as Denvershire here in the Lincolnshire subdivision in Belleville will have to wait a while longer.
St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville has agreed to pay a $10,000 state fine for allegedly failing to properly store hazardous waste and for other violations.
For the second year, a local nonprofit organization is working to assure an annual Christmas toy giveaway in East St. Louis goes on as planned by the late Rev.
The three metro-east U.S. House members voted Thursday night to approve a budget deal that ends the danger of another government shutdown for at least two years.
These were some of the questions children in the Belleville area asked when they got calls from Santa this week.
Jim Forsyth doesn't have lofty goals of saving the planet, but if a new technology makes sense for his Moto Mart stores and it benefits the environment, count him in.