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  1. East St. Louis' own Rapper Chez Boi is The Artist of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Examiner.com

    This is living proof that Chez Boi is a power-house swag of talent that the world should wake up to. On June 17, 2015, East St. Louis' most humbled talent Rapper Chez Boi was featured on Examiner.com with an exclusive well spoken interview.

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  2. One On One With Jackie Joyner-KerseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2012 | KTVI

    Twenty-eight years since winning her first Olympic medal, East St. Louis legend Jackie Joyner-Kersee looks back on her fabulous career with FOX 2's Maurice Drummond.

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  3. Ill. Man Burned Trying to Save Twin BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | FireHouse.com

    Feb. 05--EAST ST. LOUIS -- Keith Harris sustained injuries to his hand while trying to rescue his twin brother, a man with a disability, from a burning home in the south end of East St. Louis, an official said.

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  4. Illinois can't pass a budget and the most vulnerable are getting hurtRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | GantDaily.com

    ... might have to choose between leaving them home alone or working fewer hours. Former prisoners in Chicago and East St. Louis will find it harder to get help with their resumes and job search, and victims of assault may have to wait longer before ...

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  5. Humphrey Boys Basketball Team Heading to State QuarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    Humphrey Middle School's 7th grade boys basketball squad is headed to the IESA state quarterfinals for the second straight year after knocking off previously unbeaten Flinn Junior High of Rockford, 46-37 Wednesday night to earn a sectional championship. The Warriors will meet unbeaten East St. Louis Lincoln at 1 p.m. Saturday at Kingsley Junior High in Normal with the winner moving on to the state Class 4A semifinals at 6:30 p.m. Saturday against either Mokena or Urbana.

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  6. Missouri's Odom adds 2 RBs in first recruiting classRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... addressed two areas of need with his first recruiting class, added a pair of highly touted running backs from East St. Louis, Illinois, High School, and two experienced wide receivers. Missouri's offense was among the worst in the nation last year, ...

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  7. Local area accounting firms join togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com

    Metro-East/St. Louis area public accounting firms Franklin & Vaughn, LLC and Croxford & Company, PC are pleased to announce their combination effective October 1, 2015.

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  8. Jones uses his experiences to inspire youth to better things in lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com

    ... Jones attempted to inspire other youths. He taught remedial math and supervised a young adult program in East St. Louis. He also obtained his master's degree at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and eventually ended up in Sparta. He was head ...

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  9. Troy Soldier promoted to command sergeant majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com

    ... to 2002. He transitioned to the Illinois Army National Guard in November 2002 as a recruiter based out of East St. Louis, Illinois. Radloff was selected as a recruiting and retention noncommissioned officer in charge in 2005 and became the Mike ...

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  10. Illini football welcomes signees on national signing dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Chicago Tribune

    Offensive lineman Tre'Vour Simms, who had flip-flopped between Illinois and Missouri, signed with the Tigers on Wednesday. Simms is a three-star recruit from East St. Louis, Ill.

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  11. National Signing Day 2016: Greg Taylor signs with MissouriRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Rock M Nation

    ... e of the region's more storied programs, Taylor gives Mizzou both a high-upside safety and a ticket back into East St. Louis. Very fine break on the ball and closing speed. Very physical guy. Much better at run support than you normally get.

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  12. Rauner, Munger hold simultaneous press conferencesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Comptroller Munger will "discuss the current bill backlog and spending projections for the remainder of the fiscal year, and then take questions from the media." Her show also starts at 11. Watch her here.

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  13. Jordan Barnett: "What better place to come back to than Missouri?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Rock M Nation

    ... on him for yards after contact, I thought, well they are starting to look that way. Then you have (East St. Louis running back) Nate Strong, too. I wouldn't say it's a total sea change of Barry Odom. I think that was a change that was already under ...

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  14. L&C to Celebrate Black History All FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RiverBender.com

    ... style, Hip Hop and Majorette. Advance registration is required, but the performance is open to the public. East St. Louis Community Performance Ensemble Noon, Monday, Feb. 15, Reid Caf The interactive dance performance will feature traditional West ...

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  15. Juanita LongbottomRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Morning Journal

    Juanita B. Longbottom, 85, of 937 E. Park Ave., died at 1:45 a.m. Sunday at Whispering Pines Village. Miss Longbottom was born Jan. 4, 1931 in East St. Louis, IL, the daughter of the late Raymond C. and Juanita Barton Longbottom.

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  16. From Iraq to Iowa: Meet the veteran who's part of the small army of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | National Post

    ... he said. "It's too bad, I liked it." He chuckled. "I mean, it was a love/hate relationship." Reul grew up in East St. Louis, Illinois. He originally joined the army to pay for college. He's enrolled now, 12 years later, studying to be a radiology ...

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  17. "Good Can Come" Filmmaker Asking for HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2012 | KTVI

    Many times we hear the bad news coming from the Metro East. In fact, at one point, East St. Louis was known as the murder capitol of the United States.

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  18. One On One With Jackie Joyner-KerseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2012 | KTVI

    Twenty-eight years since winning her first Olympic medal, East St. Louis legend Jackie Joyner-Kersee looks back on her fabulous career with FOX 2's Maurice Drummond.

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  19. Pontoon Beach man sentenced for distributing methamphetamine in Granite CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | RiverBender.com

    ... to Murphy. Thompson has also pled guilty and is scheduled to be sentenced in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis, Illinois, on March 17, 2016. Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more ...

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  20. SIUE's East St. Louis Center builds 'talent pipeline' by fostering skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Legal Record

    Following high school graduation, students can attend SIUE's East St. Louis Community College Center or seek job placement assistance. "Mindset: The New Psychology of Success" sounds like the title of a popular tome on the shelves of college bookstores - which, in fact, it is.

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