CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A drop in Ameren Illinois rates has some communities reconsidering where they get their electricity.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Jury selection has begun in the western Illinois trial of a man charged in four killings in 2008 that police say were part of a two-state killing spree.
Douglas Paul Dowell, 50, of Abingdon, died at 2:12 a.m. Sunday, May 11, 2014 at home.
George L. Waugh, Sr., age 90 of Abingdon, died at 3:45 pm Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Care Center of Abingdon.
Richard E. “Rich” Shugart, age 69 of rural Abingdon, died at 4:39 am Saturday, May 10, 2014 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks finished in a 3-way tie for first place in the Western Big-6 Conference, after they swept United Township on Saturday by scores of 2-0 and 6-5. Galesburg finished the 10-game conference schedule with a mark of 6-4, as did Rock Island Alleman and Moline.