News

17 photos of Elvis on his 79th birthday

17 photos of Elvis on his 79th birthday

THE KING: Elvis Presley would have celebrated his 79th birthday today. Photo: Associated Press

Today would have been Elvis Presley’s 79th birthday. Born Jan. 8, 1935, the “King” passed away in 1977.

AP64010101652 AP786908364142 AP73010101517 AP65010101606 AP64010101572 AP58010101222 AP57010101152 AP56010101279 AP6802050192 AP5801010470 AP5609090104 AP701221051 AP670501013 AP600121029 AP570809023 AP570517035 AP561101054

Recent Headlines

8 minutes ago in Local

Half of Sangamon County Mumps Cases “Resolved”

Fresh
medical

Sangamon County Public Health Director Jim Stone says the county is grappling with a spike in Mumps cases.

21 minutes ago in Local

Springfield Man Accused of Tax Evasion

Fresh
money

A Springfield man is in trouble after allegedly not filing personal income tax returns for four years.

27 minutes ago in Local

Blagojevich Fund Makes One Last Donation

Fresh
blagojevich

A federal campaign account for imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is now empty, two years into his prison term.

29 minutes ago in Local

Lang Worried New Gambling Bill is Too Chicago-Centric

Fresh
slot_machine

The sponsor of the last gambling expansion bill isn’t convinced the newest effort will work.

yesterday in Local

McMenamin Wants Special NAPA Meeting

municipalcenter

Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin says Corporation Counsel Todd Greenburg is leading the city astray.