Madison County Newswire (Page 10)

Madison County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madison County, IL. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,607 in Madison County, IL

  1. Lifelong Edwardsville residents pledge $50,000 donation to 'A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Department of Natural Resources Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development (OSLAD) and two additional Madison County Park Enhancement Program (PEP) grants totaling $266,310 were also awarded. Other sponsors of the Leon Corlew Park, include: Gordon ...

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  2. Madison County Treasurer reminds taxpayers that third installment of tax bill is due Oct. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    "With the due date quickly approaching, I want to remind everyone that the third of four tax installments will be due Oct. 6th," Slusser said. "Our office is open for business from 8:30AM-4:30PM, Monday-Friday."

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  3. Madison County Historical Society 'Dining in History' celebrates Wood River Refinery centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The Madison County Historical Society is now taking reservations for their annual Dining in History event on Nov 5, 2017. This year's event will be held at the Wood River Refinery which is celebrating their Centennial anniversary this year.

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  4. Madison County Man Sentenced 12 Years for Child Porn ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | NBC29

    Daniel Dwayne Overholt, 37, of Madison County was sentenced to twelve years of active imprisonment yesterday, with an additional 83 years suspended, after being convicted of ten counts of possession of child pornography. Upon his release, Overholt will be placed on supervised release indefinitely and will be required to register as a sex offender in any jurisdiction in which he lives or works.

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  5. Woman hit and killed after jumping from moving car on I-55, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | KCCommunityNews.com

    MADISON COUNTY a A woman who jumped out of a moving car during an argument on Interstate 55 was struck by several cars and killed early Wednesday, according to the Illinois State Police. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  6. Follow-Up: Charges filed in last week's stolen car incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... was charged with one count of offenses relating to motor vehicles, a Class 2 Felony. The charge from the Madison County Sheriff's Office stated Croft was found to possess a Chevrolet Malibu from Missouri that was stolen. Bail for Croft was set at ...

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  7. Features 32 mins ago 6:35 p.m.Young artist helping small Illinois town celebrate 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... she would create a model of the town made from clay. Grantfork, Illinois, is a tiny village of 250 people in Madison County, about 35 miles east of St. Louis. In the early 1900's Grantfork had a booming economy. The small town had 2 physicians, a ...

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  8. Collinsville man convicted of abusing 14-month-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Sedalia Democrat

    COLLINSVILLE a A Madison County jury this week convicted a Collinsville man of aggravated battery for assaulting his 14-month-old son last year. Steven A. Williams, 30, was found guilty Thursday after the jury deliberated about three hours, according to State's Attorney Tom Gibbons.

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  9. State's Attorney announces conviction of man for battering 14-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons announced the conviction of a 30-year-old Collinsville man for battering a 14-month-old child in 2016. The trial began with jury selection on Monday in the case against Steven A. Williams , who was charged with five counts of Aggravated Battery to a Child .

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  10. Granite City port getting $700,000 federal grantRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... ublican Rep. Mike Bost tells The (Alton) Telegraph the grant is a 'big deal for jobs and economic growth" for Madison County and Metro East area.

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  11. Judge Jennifer Hightower to be featured speaker at Madison NAACP Freedom Fund DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Communities." The keynote speaker will be the Honorable Judge Jennifer Hightower, Third Judicial Circuit of Madison County. Judge Hightower was appointed as Associate Judge in 2015. Judge Hightower, graduate of Edwardsville High School Class of ...

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  12. SIUE offering one semesters's worth of tuition for arrest of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... the note. When the perpetrator is identified, he or she will be charged with a felony. Neither SIUE nor the Madison County State's Attorney has any tolerance for hate crimes. A reward of a semester's tuition and fees is being offered for information ...

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  13. New pavilion to be constructed at Leon Corlew ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The Edwardsville City Council approved the construction of a new pavilion at Leon Corlew Park at Tuesday night's meeting. The construction will be made possibly by a $50,000 donation from a local family as well as funds from the Park Enhancement Program Grant, that was awarded by the Madison County Community Development.

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  14. Former Alton activist one of two charged with mob action in Madison County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Two men were charged with mob action after allegedly beating a third in the Madison County Jail after 10 p.m. on Sept. 15, 2017. 1 comment

  15. It's only a drill: Godfrey Fire Protection District tests their hazmat readiness Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The Godfrey Fire Protection District is one of only four departments in Madison County with a special hazmat engine. That engine and the training of its firefighters were put to the test Monday morning during a drill.

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  16. Madison County Coroner identifies man, cause of death in Saturday river incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The man involved in the fatal accident in the Mississippi River near the Alton Marina Saturday evening has been identified as Michael J. Karlas, 43, of Wood River. Madison County Coroner Stephen P. Nonn is reporting that an autopsy has been completed in the continued investigation of the death of a man who fell into the Mississippi River at the Alton Marina Saturday evening.

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  17. Madison County Transit seeks comment on proposed changes to serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    In an effort to gather public comments about proposed upcoming service changes, Madison County Transit will host a series of open house-style public meetings this month. At the meetings, staff will disseminate information about the proposed changes, answer questions and record all comments.

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  18. Alton Regional Multimodal Station opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Lincoln and Texas Eagle trains, but provide an important connection to the eight bus bays for the new Madison County Transit transfer hub. Combining the train station and transit hub in the same facility increases a passenger's ability to make bus ...

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  19. Judge Napp declares mistrial following three-day trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Aryion E. Sanders was remanded back into the custody of the Madison County Sheriff's Department after the mistrial was declared. Jury selection began Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

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  20. All Aboard for Alton: Ribbon cutting commenced at new regional multi-modal transportation centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... its designation. The $20 million center, which acts as a station for both Amtrak passenger trains and Madison County Transit (MCT) buses, is also cycle-friendly and has free wi-fi. It was built utilizing a Transportation Investment Generating ...

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