Tuesday Jun 24
Belleville News Democrat
Enyart to hold second 'Tele-town Hall' meeting
Residents of Enyart's 12th Congressional District, which encompasses 12 counties stretching from Alton, in Madison County, to Cairo in Alexander County, may call into the teleconference beginning at 6:45 p.m. Enyart plans to discuss his inquiries into U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs health-care issues, the 2104 Defense Department budget and its ... (more)
Public Meeting Brings Ideas to Restoring Cairo
Cairo has long been a community in decline. Fifty years ago about 10,000 people lived in the Alexander County town.
The Taylorsville Times
Sheriff Bentley retirement
Alexander County Sheriff Hayden Bentley, who retired Sept. 30, 2009, was honored with a reception at Alexander County Courthouse Sept.
Cairo Bank Robbery Suspect in Federal Court
Prosecutors are building their case against the Cairo man tied to last week's failed holdup at First National Bank.
Felon faces gun charge tied to deadly bank robbery
A former convict and registered sex offender was charged Friday with a federal weapons count linked to a botched southern Illinois bank holdup in which two women workers were stabbed to death and a third critically injured by a knife.