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  1. East St. Louis' Pvt. Lawrence Black enlists in Army National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    Pvt. Lawrence Black, Jr., of East St. Louis, Illinois, enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard July 18, at the St. Louis Military Entry Processing Station in St. Louis. After successfully completing his training, Black will be eligible for the Illinois National Guard Grant, which pays 100 percent of college tuition while he works as a full-time student and a part-time Soldier.

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  2. Spc. Jeffrey Johnson, Jr. of East St. Louis enlists in Army National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    Spc. Jeffrey Johnson, Jr., of East St. Louis, Illinois, enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard July 11, at the St. Louis Military Entry Processing Station in St. Louis. Johnson enlisted as a 68W, combat medic/healthcare specialist, and is assigned to Company M, Recruit Sustainment Program in Shiloh, Illinois.

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  3. Pvt. Adams Taylor III of East St. Louis enlists in Army National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    Pvt. Adams Taylor III, of East St. Louis, Illinois, enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard July 26 at the St. Louis Military Entry Processing Station in St. Louis. Upon completion of his initial training, Taylor will be assigned to Company C, 2nd Battalion, 130th Infantry Regiment based in Litchfield, Illinois.

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  4. St. Louis woman accused of cutting woman in face with knife during fight, charged with felonyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... Breonca C. Carraway cut a woman's face and arms with a knife while the women were fighting late last year. EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - A St. Louis woman is facing charges after police said she permanently disfigured a woman by cutting her face with a ...

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  5. Ben Carson declared mission accomplished in St. Louis - where public housing is still a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Salon

    ... in partnership with The Southern Illinoisan, which is a member of the ProPublica Local Reporting Network . EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - The city's administrative building was decorated for a festive affair when U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary ...

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  6. Our Students Will Go 'Into the Streets'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 10 | McKendree College

    McKendree University students will participate in a volunteer day called "Into the Streets" as part of New Student Orientation on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hundreds of first-year students will help out at one of 21 sites primarily in Lebanon, Mascoutah, East St. Louis and Clinton County. Activities will include gardening, cleaning and working outside.

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  7. Ben Carson Declared Mission Accomplished in East St. Louis - Where Public Housing Is Still a DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Mother Jones

    ... and a day of progress." In October 1985, HUD officials arrived here unannounced and seized control of the East St. Louis Housing Authority, citing poor living conditions and fraud. Carson was in town to return it to local control. In a brief speech, ...

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  8. Murdered track star's family still demanding justice months after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... for their son's death, but now they hope taking matters into their own hands will help speed up the process. EAST ST. LOUIS - An East St. Louis family is demanding answers after their son was gunned down almost four months ago and they said they're ...

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  9. Rosemary WilseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Daily Gazette

    Rosemary was born Nov. 12, 1957, in East St. Louis, the daughter of Edwin H. and June A. Maine. She attended Southern Illinois University - Carbondale, where she studied liberal arts.

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  10. East St. Louis man found guilty in motel stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    After three hours of deliberation, a Vanderburgh County jury found 27-year-old Ryan Connors guilty in a January 2017 stabbing at an Evansville motel. Over the course of the investigation, detectives discovered that Connors had joined members of a North Carolina religious group while they were traveling to various destinations in the Midwest.

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  11. Man found guilty in slaying of religious group leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WEHT

    A Vanderburgh County jury found an Illinois man guilty in a slaying of religious group leaders inside an Evansville motel in January 2017. Detectives say Ryan Connors, 27, of East St. Louis joined members of a North Carolina religious group while they were traveling to various destinations across the Midwest.

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  12. Arts And Education Council Announces Fall 2018 Katherine Dunham FellowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dunham founded the Performing Arts Training Center (PATC) at the Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville East St. Louis Center (an A&E grantee). Dunham taught dance, along with foreign language, cultural history and anthropology at the PATC. ...

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  13. Illinois man convicted in brutal stabbings of church group leaders in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Fox News

    An Illinois man was convicted Wednesday in the brutal January 2017 stabbings that killed a church group leader and wounded another in an Indiana motel room. Ryan Connors, 27, of East St. Louis, was found guilty of murder, attempted murder and robbery resulting in serious bodily injury in the killing of 43-year-old Avery Lee Scott Shoe of North Carolina in an Evansville Motel 6. According to the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's Office, Connors joined up with Shoe's group while it was traveling around the Midwest.

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  14. Siu SDM kicks off its fall semester with entertaining resource fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | RiverBender.com

    ... a true calling that goes along with the health professions. On behalf of SIUE, Edwardsville and the Alton and East St. Louis areas, I thank you for your spirit of giving and wish you well as you start a new semester." "The City of Alton welcomes the ...

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  15. Delta Dental Donates $1-Million to SIU School of Dental MedicineRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | PRWeb

    ... Medicine students manage approximately 35,000 patient visits each year at its patient clinics in Alton and East St. Louis. In addition, students offer oral health treatment, screenings and education to more than 10,000 people annually through a wide ...

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  16. Delta Dental donates $1 million to SIU School of Dental MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | RiverBender.com

    ... Medicine students manage approximately 35,000 patient visits each year at its patient clinics in Alton and East St. Louis. In addition, students offer oral health treatment, screenings and education to more than 10,000 people annually through a wide ...

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  17. CJD E-Cycling to host e-waste drive at Edwardsville locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | RiverBender.com

    Cycling will be hosting an electronic recycling drive on August 18 from 9 a.m. to noon. This drive will only be available at their Edwardsville location, 5257 North State Route 157.

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  18. Welcoming new writers, and some other good Mizzou thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | Rock M Nation

    ... during his time in the NFL. Congrats to Chase on a great career, keep it going as long as you can. East St. Louis legend Jackie Joyner-Kersee greets another ESL great, Cuonzo Martin, before Mizzou youth camp at JJK Center today. ...

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  19. Man charged with extorting Middlesex Boro girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Courier News

    ... or 10 years old. Breckel was ordered held until trial and entered a not guilty plea in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis. On April 9, Middlesex Borough police officers investigated a report that an underage borough girl was allegedly coerced to ...

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  20. HOPE Inside expands in St. Louis areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | John Hope Bryant

    The news of our impact is spreading. Last week, I made a trip to East St. Louis, Illinois to open one of our new HOPE Inside offices, HOPE Inside Regions Bank Belleville.

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