CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A traveling wall honoring more than 58,000 military personnel who died in the Vietnam War arrived in Carbondale this week.
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A Warren County Sheriff’s Deputy killed in the line of duty over 30 years ago is being honored with a stretch of highway being named after him.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois firefighters killed in the line of duty last year were honored for their bravery at a ceremony in Springfield.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois state trooper who spent months in a hospital after a truck plowed into his squad car was released in time to take part in a ceremony honoring law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A group in Great Britain plans to erect a memorial to the 11 people who died during a military plane crash just after the end of World War II, including a man from Quincy.
RAYMOND, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials will hold a dedication ceremony to officially rename a central Illinois rest stop after a state trooper who was killed during a crash in 2012.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Ground has been broken for a September 11 memorial in southern Illinois.