- Cahokia, Lincoln-Way and Illini West win state championships Updated: May-23-15 8:03 pm
CHARLESTON, Illinois - Sophomore Mariya Hudson won three individual titles and scored 37 of Cahokia's 61 points, leading it to a second consecutive Illinois High School Association Class 2A championship Saturday.
- Beautification planned for neighborhood near Lincoln home Updated: May-11-15 4:22 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Renovations are planned for a less-traveled section of Abraham Lincoln's old neighborhood in Springfield.
- Governor not worried about getting budget deal passed Updated: May-09-15 5:52 pm
LINCOLN, Illinois - Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner says he's not worried about getting a budget deal done in the remaining weeks of the Legislature's spring session.
- On 150th anniversary, Lincoln's hometown re-enacts funeral Updated: May-02-15 11:35 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - At Abraham Lincoln's death, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton declared, "Now he belongs to the ages," but the meticulous, 150th anniversary funeral procession his hometown presented Saturday proved how profoundly the prairie city still considers the slain president its own.