Madison County Newswire (Page 7)

Madison County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madison County, IL. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 1,454 in Madison County, IL

  1. Remains at Large: Alton man charged with first-degree murder, armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    On Monday, May 15, 2017, Madison County State's Attorney Thomas Gibbons charged Cameron D. Matlock , 25, of 1227 Pearl St. in Alton, in Madison County Circuit Court with first-degree murder, one count of armed robbery and one count of unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon. The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis was activated at the request of the Alton Police Department to investigate the shooting death of Derrance Taylor, a 34-year-old Alton man, who was found lying in the roadway on Union Street in Alton.

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  2. Dr. Andre: Review of Illinois Code indicates Prop E increase will not ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... to begin a year earlier than expected. However, a final review of the Illinois School Code regulations by Madison County late last week indicated that the increase could not be included on this spring's tax bills and will not be available until July ...

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  3. Superintendent's comments from Edwardsville School Board MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... to begin a year earlier than expected. However, a final review of the Illinois School Code regulations by Madison County late last week indicated that the increase could not be included on this spring's tax bills and will not be available until July ...

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  4. SIUE introduces dual credit educators preparation program for high school teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is partnering with the St. Clair and Madison County Regional Offices of Education to introduce a Dual Credit Educators Preparation Program . The goal is to grow the number of dual credit-qualified teachers in Illinois by providing resources to support their ability to take the requisite graduate-level coursework.

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  5. Chicago alderman questioning IPRA investigation of police misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... Kennedy, state Sen. Daniel Biss, and Bob Daiber, the regional superintendent of schools for downstate Madison County.) Pawar was first elected to the City Council in 2011, beating retiring Ald. Eugene Schulter's anointed successor in a surprise ...

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  6. Local sustainability leader finds forecast sunny for solarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    GLEN CARBON Sheila Voss makes a smoothie in her blender this morning, and the small appliance she's using will soon be powered by the sun. Voss, Vice President of Education at the Missouri Botanical Garden, is adding solar panels to her home through the Solarize Madison County / Glen Carbon program.

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  7. OPINION: Report to the People #19Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... is in jeopardy. Fairmont Park employs fifteen hundred (1,500) people. The track provides needed revenues to Madison County and to Collinsville. Its closure would be catastrophic to our economy. I work to have video gaming and "Historical Racing ...

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  8. Coroner: Two face charges after allegedly stealing injured man's wallet after Feb. 25 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Criminal charges have been secured against two individuals who are alleged to have stolen an injured man's wallet after he was involved a Feb. 25 vehicle crash, Madison County Coroner Stephen P. Nonn said Friday. The two were each charged through warrant applications to the Madison County State's Attorney by the Pontoon Beach Police Department with: Unlawful Use of Credit Card , Burglary , and Theft from a Person .

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  9. Judith K. ParsonsRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... places including, McDonnel Douglas, Roxana Park District, Holland Sweet & Barr as a legal secretary and the Madison County States Attorney's Office.She is survived by her daughter, Robin K. (Brad) Fay of Rosewood Heights; two grandchildren, Mya Fay ...

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  10. East Alton/Wood River HIgh School receives new water bottle filling stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    East Alton-Wood River High School has a successful Green Schools Program and as another part its initiative, installed a new water bottle filling station. A grant application authored by East Alton-Wood River High School senior Brenden Allen was funded through the Madison County Green Schools Program and was secured as a Green Seed Environmental Grant.

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  11. Madison County Judge Sarah Smith certified as First Illinois National Guard Military JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... serves as an Associate Judge in the State of Illinois judicial system. She presides in the Family Division in Madison County. As a member of the Third Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee, she chairs the veteran's subcommittee that provides legal ...

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  12. Four-Wheeled Family Fun: Big Truck Day comes to Glazebrook ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Several public and private organizations contributed trucks to the event free of charge, including the Madison County Sheriff's Office, McDonald's of St. Louis, the Godfrey Fire Department, Little Caesar's and Liberty Bank. Liberty Bank, Little ...

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  13. MCHS Program: History and Uses of HerbsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    On Sunday, May 21, the Madison County Historical Society will welcome master gardeners Julie Hamilton and Ellen Nore of the Edwardsville Garden Club who will present a program on current and historical uses of herbs. The program will begin at 2 p.m. at the Madison County Archival Library at 801 North Main Street in Edwardsville and conclude with a tour of the Madison County Historical Museum's herb garden.

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  14. Governor candidate Daniel Biss talks tough choices during Peoria visitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... nephew Chris Kennedy, venture capitalist and philanthropist J.B. Pritzker, Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar, and Madison County regional school superintendent Bob Daiber. Chris Kaergard covers politics and government. He can be reached at ...

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  15. East St. Louis man charged for violent robbery of elderly Granite City womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... and the East St. Louis Police Department in East St. Louis on May 3, 2017. Spates was charged by the Madison County State's Attorney's Office on May 5, 2017, and as of last week he was being held in the custody of the Granite City Police Department ...

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  16. St. Clair Co. and St. Louis officials map MetroLink security planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Legal Record

    ... also comes as Bi-State is attempting to expand its footprint in Metro East, including possible expansion into Madison County. Kern launched the joint effort for better MetroLink security with an April 7 open letter to Bi-State, criticizing security ...

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  17. Clergy Corner, May 5, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... which he founded in 2004. He is leaving at month's end to be pastor at Troy United Methodist Church in Madison County. Tough to predict what will lead off Andy Adams ' legacy: the fact that he founded a church (Urbana's QUEST UNITED METHODIST , in ...

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  18. Multiple people injured in Godfrey crash near LCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... injuries, and several of the vehicles' occupants were taken to area hospitals. A representative of the Madison County Sheriff's Office could not comment on the number of injured persons, the nature of the injuries, or the cause of the crash, but ...

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  19. Michigan 'non-compliant' sex offender charged after being at South Roxana Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... on Feb. 28, 2017, for failing to register as a sex offender. He was charged for both offenses through the Madison County State's Attorney's office. "The South Roxana Police Department took preventative measure and contacted the principal of the ...

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  20. Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler visits AltonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Prenzler met with Alton Fire Chief Bernie Sebold at Broadway and State Street to discuss the new floodwall as well as check out the operations of the sandbagging machine, which Madison County Emergency Management provided. "It's impressive the work that goes into this and all emergency personnel who are coming together when it comes to keeping residents and property safe from the floodwaters," Prenzler said.

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