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Stories with place: Marion
  • Creal Springs man gets 4 years for deadly fight 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:45 pm
  • MARION, Illinois - A southern Illinois man has been sentenced to four years in prison for a fight last year that killed another man.

  • Man sentenced for misconduct during driver's tests 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 1:07 pm
  • MARION, Illinois - A former Illinois state driver's license examiner convicted of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls during their road tests has been ordered to spend four years in prison.

  • EXCHANGE: Homeless WWII veteran finds friend 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 7:01 am
  • MARION, Illinois - Shannon Wimberly removed homeless World War II veteran Samuel W. Samples, 88, off the streets, provided him shelter and has begun a fund drive to help him.

  • Marion mayor recommends woman as police chief 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 4:06 am
  • MARION, Illinois - A law enforcer who became the first female patrol officer in Marion will become the southern Illinois city's first female police chief if the mayor has his way.