Glancing Back: April 30, May 1-2
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
PARIS -- With demobilization complete, members of the Illinois National Guard 1544th Transportation Unit are now on the final leg home. The 135-member unit will arrive in Paris about 5 p.m. today, officials said. A parade and welcome home comments by ...
Police Collecting Old Pills & Medications
... home cabinet, so Kestner says it is important to get rid of them properly. Old prescriptions are sometimes taken out of household trash. Pana Police are also helping dispose of old medications Saturday, 10am-2pm. The drop off site is the Pana ...
Pana Library to host book signing
Shelbyville Daily Union
However, the plan is revealed during a routine traffic stop in Illinois, where Rodrequs' top aide is pulled over while carrying over 400 kilos of narcotics. The aide becomes an informant, and the FBI, CIA, and DEA overcome multiple challenges as they ...
Pana Teen Held On Felony Charges
Pana – A Pana teenager is being held on multiple charges in Christian County. Dylan Rentfro, 19, was approached by Pana police because he is wanted on a felony warrant in Effingham County. As police approached they said Rentfro fled. Police deployed a ...
ON BIZ: Bizou, The Lake House Retreat; Maurices
Herald & Review
The most obvious change is the multicolored vertical sign facing North Main Street traffic (designed and installed by Bendsen Signs a month ago), but the look inside has also grown more relaxed, with warmer window treatments, black table linens and the ...
Effingham Daily News
Local band director to direct students from 21 junior high schools
Effingham Daily News
Cyrus graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a degree in music education and went on to get a graduate degree in music education from the University of Illinois. A Collinsville native, Cyrus has been teaching the Kindergarten through fourth ...
Girl to get life-saving surgery approved after WCIA story
PANA -- A second chance is given to a little girl after an incredible show of support from a story which aired on WCIA-3 News. 4-year old Tenleigh Stokes needs surgery to expand stents implanted in her lungs. However, the surgery was postponed because ...
Local cheerleading squad dazzles way to nationals
The girls of the Capital Elite All-Stars cheerleading gym have a message for you: What they're doing is absolutely a sport -- not a sideshow. "I would say, 'Let's see you come out and do a two minute and 30 second routine, with jumps, with tumbling ...
Downstate School Districts Say State Budget Cuts Hurting Them, Too
CHICAGO (CBS) — School superintendents from around Illinois are telling an Illinois House Education Task Force that Chicago Public School officials are not alone in saying that the state's current school funding practices are hurting poor children ...
Pana alum Metzger to succeed Bowker as coach
The State Journal-Register
The 2010 Pana graduate will take over for Gary Bowker, who resigned after 17 seasons guiding the Panthers. Metzger, who earned a bachelor's degree in sports management at Illinois and now is completing his master's degree in special education at the U ...