Police Reports for Tuesday
In local police reports, the Madison County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident at the Crown Pointe Apartments off Humbert Road in Godfrey from early Monday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Corridor 67 Update
Work on the Corridor 67 project is complete to Delhi, but the next phase could be a few years off as funding is needed to resume construction.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Woman Sentenced for Neglect of Mother
A Godfrey woman was sentenced to prison for failing to care for her mother. 48 year old Marjorie "Marjie" Phillips of the 4700 block of Storeyland Drive, was sentenced to five and a half years in jail for allowing her mother to live, and eventually die, in what authorities called an "utterly deplorable" state.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Power Restored in Godfrey
Power has been restored to Ameren Illinois customers in Godfrey following an outage this morning.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Two women arrested for allegedly shoplifting at Walmart in Godfrey, Illinois
Godfrey, Il. Police have arrested two women after they allegedly tried to sell back items they had stolen at a Walmart store in Godfrey, Illinois.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Police Reports for Friday
In local police reports, an Alton man involved in an armed robbery last December has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for his role in the crime.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wednesday Day Hike
Aug 6, Wed: The Nature Institute, Illinois. For this hike we will be just across the Mississippi River in Godfrey, Illinois to hike a variety of trails in The Nature Institute, Olin Nature Preserve.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Live Music Ordinance Changed
Loud music is a staple of the bar scene, and some of the regulations in Godfrey are being loosened.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
New Store Planned for Godfrey
The former Tomy's Quik Check gas station in Godfrey is coming down to make way for a new business.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
New law to double southwestern Ill. port's size
A southwestern Illinois port district near the Mississippi River will more than double under legislation signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Bark in the Park is Sunday
The Alton Area Animal Aid Association has been helping serve the Riverbend area since 1959 as a non-profit, no-kill Animal Shelter.
Police Reports for Thursday
In local police reports, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 42 year old Keith Herren of the 5000 block of Oxford Court in Godfrey for aggravated driving under the influence.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
LCCC Awarded Adult Literacy Grant Funds
Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey will be able to increase its' Adult Literacy Programs after receiving two grants totaling $94,000 in grant funding from Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Police Reports for Friday
Checking local police reports provided this morning to the Big Z, East Alton Police were holding 19-year old Cody A. Northcutt of the 100 block of East Lorane in East Alton for unlawful consumption by a minor.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Underage Liquor Sales Violations
The Illinois Liquor Control Commission has released its June compliance check report, and of 364 businesses checked last month in the state, two bars in the Riverbend failed the test.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Madison County man accused of resisting arrest, injuring deputy
A Madison County man faces a felony charge after he allegedly fled from and then fought with a sheriff's deputy, injuring the law enforcement officer in the process.