CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois police say basketball player Darius Paul faces preliminary charges of resisting a peace officer and unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor.
The District-205 Board met in special session yesterday to approve a $237,000 bid from Galesburg’s JP Benbow Plumbing and Heating to repair and replace the HVAC system in Mustain Pool, after it failed over the winter, causing problems for the Silver Streaks Swimming and Diving Teams, and P.E. classes that also use the facility.
It’s not final yet, but the Superintendent of the Galesburg School District is giving up some of his responsibilities, passing them off to a position that candidates are being interviewed for.
The District-205 Board last night interviewed four candidates for the position of Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Pre-Kindergarten.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois agriculture officials say there have been hundreds of cases of a deadly pig virus in Illinois.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A coroner’s jury in central Illinois says a 4-month-old East Peoria girl’s death was a homicide.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Peoria’s mayor is defending his actions in response to a fake Twitter account set up in his name, saying he felt his identity was stolen and that the comments posted were “absolute filth.”