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Taylorville Memorial Hospital announces $60 million dollar facility

TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (WAND): A local hospital is getting a face lift. The Taylorville Memorial Hospital revealed plans today for a new addition. With a $60 million dollar price tag, the renovations will replace a nearly 65 year old building. "We're so excited to tell the community about our plans to bu

WAND TV - 2018-01-17 02:19:00

Carter Sabol leads Nokomis in Litchfield

LITCHFIELD -- Nokomis High School is used to having two Sabols on the basketball court. But NHS did just fine with one Tuesday night: 6-foot-8 sophomore Carter Sabol. Sabol's brother, 6-5 senior Brayden Sabol, was sidelined with a knee injury suffered Monday night. But Carter came up with a game-hig

THE STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 03:23:00

Memorial to replace original Taylorville hospital building

TAYLORVILLE - Memorial Health System plans to spend more than $50 million on a two-story building that would replace most of Taylorville Memorial Hospital, a five-story structure originally constructed in the mid-1950s. The proposed 97,000-square- foot building, on the campus of the current hospital

THE STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 15:41:50

Injured Eagle Will Be Released At Lake Lou

Last April, at Lake Lou Yaeger in Litchfield, a female bald eagle was injured in what was viewed as a territorial fight with a male bald eagle. While the male bald eagle did not survive, thankfully the female bald eagle was able to be transported to the Treehouse Wildlife Rescue Center in Dow, to re

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

City Council Discusses Rickelman Avenue Improvements

(TEUTOPOLIS NATIVE JARED PURCELL WAS WELCOMED AS A NEW MEMBER OF THE EFFINGHAM CITY POLICE FORCE AT TUESDAY NIGHT'S CITY COUNCIL MEETING. PURCELL HAS SERVED ON THE MT. VERNON POLICE FORCE THE PAST SIX YEARS) Effingham City Engineer Jeremy Heuerman got informal City Council approval Tuesday night to

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-17 03:52:00

Three Inches of Light Fluffy Snow in Effingham

Totals are varying around the listening area, but the unofficial snowfall amount in Effingham is three inches. That's the amount we are hearing most consistently here at the studios. The area remains under Winter Weather Advisory until noon today. That will be replaced this evening by a Wind Chill A

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-15 16:00:00

Highland flood risks, efforts misrepresented in editorial

While the Jan. 8 Belleville News-Democrat editorial provides some welcome attention to the City of Highland's efforts to assure that the flood risks in the city are properly defined, it contains a number of inaccuracies which are used to blame the Federal Emergency Management Agency for the problem.

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 00:30:00

Retired marine talks man off the ledge of the Eads Bridge - KMOV.com

Retired marine talks man off the ledge of the Eads Bridge Updated: Tuesday, January 16 2018 11:29 PM EST2018-01-17 04:29:03 GMT Retired Marine James Sperry says something made him take Eads Bridge last Tuesday instead of his usual route home. More > Retired Marine James Sperry says something made hi

KMOV - 2018-01-17 06:14:00

Train derails south of Downtown Memphis

A train derailed in Memphis on Monday morning. Memphis Police Department said Union Pacific informed the department that a train derailed near West Carolina Avenue south of Downtown Memphis. The train company did not provide further details about the cause of the derailment, but it did tell MPD it

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-15 16:52:03

Shelby County, other systems call off school as cold weather expected to persist

The Shelby County, Arlington, Bartlett, Collierville and Lakeland school systems announced they'll remain closed Wednesday as cold weather persists and creates dangerous driving conditions. Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson announced the closure on Twitter. Between midnight and 2 p.

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-16 23:18:03

Are homeowners responsible for sidewalk snow removal?

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Maintaining, clearing and cleaning snow off walkways before it turns to ice is the responsibility of property owners in the City of Memphis. It is one of the joys and legal responsibilities of homeownership during the winter. Physically taxing and time consuming, snow makes a sidew

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 22:06:00

Memphis snow: How much will fall, when it will move out, and more

Friday brought sleet, ice and snow to the Mid-South. Many spent the weekend "thawing" out, but round 2 of winter weather is now hitting the area. We're waking up to temperatures in the 20s -- and lower in some cities outside the Memphis Metro. Feels like temps are in single digits. Snow began fallin

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 09:41:15

Police: Man robbed in North Memphis grocery store, suspect wanted

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Police Department is investigating a robbery at Kings Grocery in the 1000 block of Springdale in North Memphis. Officers responded to the scene Friday, Dec. 22. According to the report, the victim told officers the suspect knocked down the restroom door in Kings Grocery

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Grizzlies at the Halfway Point: Ten Commandments

Technically the halfway point of the season came before yesterday's MLK Day game, in which the Grizzlies beat the Lakers 123-114 in front of a sold-out crowd while wearing the new and very attractive "City" jerseys honoring the 1968 Sanitation Workers' Strike. But we're still close enough to the ex

MEMPHIS FLYER - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

More than 300 wrecks worked by MPD since Friday

The snow and ice might not be going anywhere anytime soon. It could be getting worse. According to Chief Meteorologist Joey Sulipeck, Monday night around midnight snow showers begin angling into our northern counties and moving south. Latest data filled the gap and Memphis has roughly a 1" potenti

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM

13 Victims Rescued In Perris Were Tortured For 'Prolonged Period'

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA -- The 13 Riverside County siblings who were rescued this weekend, some found bound and padlocked, are in stable condition after being abused for a "prolonged period of time," officials said at a Tuesday press conference. At least three of the children were found chained to furn

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:55:31

Crews respond to fire on Liberty Street in Danvers

No injuries were reported, according to the Fire Department. Crews responded Monday night to a fire called in after residents noticed smoke coming from the dryer in their second-floor laundry room. "The occupants attempted to put out the fire with a dry chemical extinguisher, called 9-1-1 and evacua

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 15:36:45

Guest yells at hotel employees: Lexington police log

The following are excerpts from the Lexington police log for the period of Jan. 9, 2018 to Jan. 15, 2018. The log is public record and available to all for review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Tuesday, Jan. 9 10:32 a.m. Police received a phone report of an

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 17:01:47

Peabody announces parking ban ahead of Wednesday's storm

Peabody announced a parking ban ahead of Wednesday's quick-moving storm. The ban takes effect at Midnight Wednesday morning. "All vehicles should be removed from roadways to avoid ticketing or towing," read the alert on the city's website. Anyone without off-street parking available can call 978-538

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-16 19:14:35

Dog barking dispute and flooding inside abandoned home: Winchester police log

The following are excerpts from the Winchester police log for Monday, Jan. 8 through Tuesday, Jan. 16 , 2018. The log is public record and available for review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Monday, Jan. 8 3:25 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to Bonad Road

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 19:18:49