ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pinch-hitter Jon Jay delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help the St. Louis Cardinals hold off the San Diego Padres 4-3 Thursday night.
The issues of redistricting and term limits tend to come up quite often during an election cycle.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Alton woman has been sentenced to five and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to criminal neglect of her elderly mother.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — St. Clair County officials have charged an East St. Louis high school security guard with having sex with a minor.
No mosquito specimens have turned up West Nile Virus in Knox County.
CHICAGO (AP) _ An upcoming Illinois Historic Preservation Agency meeting will explore possible options for including Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood in the National Park System.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Fair has renamed a trophy in honor of the late Wilbur “Webb” Parlier, a longtime volunteer and former Western Horse Show manager. Parlier died in May at age 76.