The Southern Illinois University system’s governing board has approved two fee proposals to help sports programs and the student newspaper on the Carbondale campus. It voted Tuesday to increase the student intercollegiate athletic fee by $9 per semester and charge $9 per semester to keep the struggling Daily Egyptian newspaper afloat.
A 13-year-old girl went missing after being dropped at an overnight church summer camp.
The Adams County public defender's office cited a conflict of interest.
The river surpassed its 1943 record of 28.7 feet on Wednesday.
The childhood home of actor Dick Van Dyke could be torn down after Danville condemned it.