SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawyers contesting the Illinois law that overhauls a state pension program that is $111 billion in debt are asking the Supreme Court for an extra month to file arguments.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois senator says he’s altering controversial school funding legislation to increase its chances of passage.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s state-government hiring freeze apparently began the month before he took office, under his predecessor Democrat Pat Quinn.
The GHS Silver Streaks Girls lost to the Moline Maroons 39-30. This makes the Streaks 19-5 for the season and 4-3 in the Western Big 6 Conference while the Maroons are now 13-12 for their season and sit at 2-5 in the conference. The Streaks will be playing again next on Saturday against Morton for the MLK Tournament. Pre-game for that game is set for 11:40am with a tip off scheduled to take place at noon. You can catch all the action with a play by play from Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.
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The Lincoln Trail Conference girls basketball tournament will resume tonight.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Daishon Knight scored 20 points, his third straight game of 20 or more, and Reggie Lynch added 13 with nine rebounds as Illinois State defeated Drake 64-56 on Tuesday night.
The Galesburg School Board met Tuesday night. Prior to their meeting, however, the board met in a closed session to continue the on going hiring process of a new Superintendent.