Alton woman sentenced for bank fraud

Former U.S. Bank employee withdrew funds from senior citizens’ accounts. more »

Apr 27, 2015 5:11 PM Crime

Nurse to provide tips for dealing with arthritis

Free program set for May 6 at Senior Service Plus. more »

Apr 27, 2015 12:43 PM News

WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Alton baseball keeps winning

Redbird tennis finishes fifth at Belleville East Invite. more »

Apr 27, 2015 10:56 AM Sports

Region’s food system topic of Sierra Club talk

Sustainability presentation set for May 11 in Alton. more »

Apr 27, 2015 10:11 AM News

Allstate honors Godfrey agency owner

John Standefer named Premier Agency for 2015. more »

Apr 27, 2015 10:01 AM Business

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Barbecue to boost St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Chefs to compete for best ribs and pork steaks. more »

Apr 27, 2015 9:54 AM News

Casino to play host to tourism rally

Where the Rivers Meet the Road set for May 6 in Alton. more »

Apr 27, 2015 9:27 AM News

Future wrestling stars to square off in Wood River

Dynamo Pro grapplers to debut at Knights of Columbus Hall. more »

Apr 27, 2015 9:11 AM News

A panel discussed the social and legal implications of court rulings related to the Alton Cases.

Photo by Frank Prager

Segregation gets a schooling at LCCC

Historical presentation examines racial relations throughout Alton’s history. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM News

Scot Roper, Mayor Brant Walker, Alton Public Works Director Bob Barnhart and Alex Barnhart chat after the unveiling of a scoreboard donated by Roper’s Regal Beagle at Gordon Moore Park.

Photo by Danette M. Watt

Sports support

Scoreboards sprouting at Alton park thanks to business benefactors. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM News

Alton junior LaJarvia Brown leaps for the sand pit during long jump competition at the Southwestern Illinois Relay in Edwardsville on March 28. Brown, the defending Class 3A state champ in the triple jump, is compiling another storybook season.

Photo by Bill Roseberry

Legendary LaJarvia

AHS junior eyeing more state track gold. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM Sports

A united front

Cancer patient finds safety net in social network. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM News

Retention attention

Keeping Alton businesses happy a priority for city officials. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM Business

"Operation Tie the Knot"

One-of-a-kind wedding follows unusual proposal. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM Spotlight

R.P. Lumber owners step up for diabetes walk

Robert and Donna Plummer to serve as corporate recruitment chairs for this year's Step Out event. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM News

Brett Schuette (left) of the American Cancer Society stands next to Wayne Hensley and John Simmons after Hensley shaved a beard Simmons had been growing since Nov. 1. Behind Simmons are Roger Lewis, John Barnard and Ted Gianaris.

Photo by Diane Cox

Simmons sheared

Iconic Alton barber helps support American Cancer Society. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM Spotlight

Repurposing a wedding dress

An alternative to trashing sartorial treasure. more »

Apr 26, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

Called to the big leagues

Bethalto man earns chance to cover Cardinals. more »

Apr 25, 2015 12:00 AM Sports

National organization recognizes Shimkus

Congressman receives award for support of manufacturers. more »

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