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Many reasons to be thankful

ROCHELLE - Members of the Kiwanis Golden K are thankful to serve the community. Through several fundraisers the Golden K contributes to organizations in the area such as the Hub City Senior Center, HOPE of Ogle County, Village of Progress, and Pegasus Riders. "It's all about service to the community


Crowds Gather For Thanksgiving Day Parade

CHICAGO (CBS) - A big and festive crowd lined State Street in the Loop for the annual McDonald's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade stepped off onto sunny skies on a brisk but bearable morning. Marching bands, cultural acts, Ronald McDonald, Santa and the pirate Jack Sparrow all in attendance. This


Aurora Bank Robber Considered Armed And Dangerous: FBI

AURORA, IL - Aurora Police and FBI are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday. A man walked up to a Fifth Third Bank branch near the intersection of Ogden Avenue and Eola Road at about 11:30 a.m. and demanded cash. He walked out with an undisclosed amount of money. Although no injuries w

PATCH - 2017-11-24 23:28:23

No Complaints Signed in Battery Incident on School Bus in Oswego

Kendall County Sheriff's Office officials tell WSPY that no injuries were reported and no complaints were signed after a male juvenile allegedly battered a school bus monitor and driver in Oswego this week. The sheriff's office announced that on Wednesday, the juvenile was taken to Rush Copley Hospi

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Naperville Man Wins $40K Lottery Prize

Illinois Lottery Naperville man is $40,000 richer thanks to a lottery ticket he bought last month in southwest suburban Bolingbrook. Alex Seol won $40,000 in the Oct. 31 Mega Millions drawing when his ticket matched four of the five winning numbers 06 - 28 - 31 - 52 - 53, according to the Illinois

NBC CHICAGO - 2017-11-24 18:07:30

Plano Police Urge Residents to Lock Vehicles After Credit Cards, Cash Taken in Burglary

Plano Police are investigating a Burglary to a Motor Vehicle that occurred during the overnight hours between Thursday and Friday. Police were called around 6:15 a.m. to the 3400 block of Hoffman St. to investigate where they say credit cards and cash was reportedly taken from an unlocked vehicle in

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 17:36:00

Paw Paw news for 11-22

PAW PAW - The Paw Paw Chamber of Commerce is in need of donations of lights for the holiday tree this year. They are asking for multi-colored outdoor lights and garland to spruce up the spruce. The elementary classes in the school also will be making decorations to include on the tree. If you have a


Plano Police Receive New Bullet-Proof Vests Through Grant

For the next few years, the officers of the Plano Police Department will be protected by new Kevlar bullet-proof vests, secured by a grant. Police Chief Johnathan Whowell said the department was awarded a grant covering 50 percent of the $4,000 cost to finish outfitting the officers. According to Wh

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 13:26:00

Attempted Aggravated Arson - FOX 14 TV Joplin and Pittsburg News Weather Sports |

Pittsburg Police investigate an attempted aggravated arson. Officers responded to a home in the 300 block of North Miles Street at 7:42 pm on Thursday (11/23). They say the resident reported a Molotov cocktail was thrown at the side of her home. Officers say they learned the suspects lit a cloth on

FOX14TV.COM - 2017-11-25 01:17:00

Joplin Humane Society holds "Home for the Pawlidayz" adoption event

The Joplin Humane Society is set to hold a holiday adoption event starting tomorrow. They're calling it "Home for the Pawlidayz". A company called Zappos is sponsoring the event in more than 80 cities nationwide and they'll provide free adoptions for cats and dogs. It's the Humane Society's own Bla


Joplin city offices to close for Thanksgiving holiday

The city of Joplin and City Hall will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving. That includes the Joplin Recycling Center, MAPS and the Sunshine Lamp Trolley service. Those three will operate on Saturday. The recycling center will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. MAPS will run from 8


Joplin City Hall windows to debut holiday displays

Local residents can experience the holidays through the eyes of five community organizations when the annual holiday window display is unveiled Monday night at Joplin City Hall. "Experience JoMo for the Holidays" is the theme of the event this year. A ceremony to unveil the displays will be held at

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2017-11-23 23:11:00

Joplin will soon begin leaf pickup program

An area city will soon start its annual leaf pickup program. If you live in the City of Joplin, you'll be seeing trucks just like this one in the next few weeks. The pick-up program starts on Monday and will run for about a month, weather permitting. Joplin Recycling Coordinator Mary Anne Phillips s


"Great American Smokeout" Highlights Low Dose CAT Scans as Detection for Lung Cancer

Medical experts put the focus on preventing lung cancer by ditching the smokes. The Great American Smokeout took place yesterday. It's organized by the American Cancer Society to encourage you or someone you know to not light up and/or make a plan to quit. Medical experts take the topic seriously. M

KOAMTV - 2017-11-24 23:54:00

NorthPark Mall shoppers get in the holiday shopping spirit

It's one of the biggest shopping days of the year. And while it's morphed into a two day event with some stores open on Thanksgiving, there were plenty of customers lining up for doorbusters early this morning. Karen Colley is ready to spend some serious cash. Karen Colley, Mt. Vernon Shopper: "It's

FOURSTATESHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-25 01:30:24

Precious Moments Chapel holds annual lighting ceremony tonight

A popular destination in Carthage held its annual lighting ceremony tonight. The Precious Moments Chapel kicked off the holiday season by celebrating the 25th year of its lighting ceremony. Representatives say about one thousand people attended tonight's event. It featured music, shopping and a cand

FOURSTATESHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-25 04:51:52

MJ Christmas Parade to salute 'Star Wars'

There's sure to be a chill in the air at this year's Mt. Juliet Christmas parade that starts later than times past. The parade in Mt. Juliet will take place on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 11 a.m. from Stoner Creek to Mt. Juliet Middle School. And while it might be a bit chilly, this year's theme is hot and

WILSONPOST.COM - 2017-11-23 19:00:00

TACPWA: Lebanon gasification plant top in state

The Tennessee Chapter of the American Public Works Association (TCAPWA) has deemed the Lebanon Gasification Initiative as its 2017 Project of the Year. The recognition marks the fifth industry award for the plant. It has also received the State of Tennessee Governor's Stewardship Award and project o

WILSONPOST.COM - 2017-11-24 18:00:00

Veterans Hold 48-Hour Fundraiser For Veterans

Members of the U.S. Military Motorcycle Club in Lebanon and Murfreesboro have been holding a 48-hour-long fundraiser to raise awareness about homeless veterans. The group has been collecting non-perishable food items, clothes, and monetary donations to help local veterans and people in need this hol

WTVF - 2017-11-25 04:44:45

Railroad rehab funds tied up in court

Those engaged in recruiting new industry and new jobs for Wilson County describe the Nashville and Eastern Railroad (NERR) as one of the most important tools they have in their tool box dedicated to keeping the local economy viable and growing. New industry and new jobs mean new opportunities for "m

WILSONPOST.COM - 2017-11-24 20:00:00