August Adolphus Busch IV, the former CEO of Anheuser-Busch, was held in the Swansea Police Department until Tuesday afternoon after a helicopter landed at Bronze Pointe Office Park overnight. Busch is a commercial pilot with certificates in airplanes, sin
Hailey Knecht of Pocahontas was predicted not to live past 6-years-old when she was diagnosed with Alexander's disease. She celebrated her 16th birthday this year and is helping researches to find a cure for her ultra-rare condition.
Justin Moore is the new principal at East St. Louis Senior High School. He acknowledges that there are challenges ahead to improve the academic performance in District 189, but is optimistic the students' test scores will improve.
Geologist Chris Tedder and nurse Sheryl Rehmer talk about how Tedder tracked her down to return photos, credit cards and other contents of a wallet that went missing at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in the late mid-90s.
Belleville District 201 superintendent Dr. Jeff Dosier announced plans to name the Belleville East High School softball field in honor of former head coach Rita Menke, whose 613 career wins ranks 15th in Illinois history.
Fire crews pull a car out of water Monday afternoon near Smelting Works Road and Munie Road in Swansea. A man and woman were in the car arguing when the man drove off the road and into the lake, according to Swansea police.
Swansea police and fire departments responded to Munie Road and Smelting Works Road during a rain shower. A man and woman were in the car arguing when the man drove off the road and into the lake, according to Swansea police. No one was seriously injured during the crash.