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Patoka Fire Chief Blake Hyde checks in with us and reports U.S. 51 is now closed north of the Patoka school and south of town south of Wisher Road. The Boat Dock Road is closed west of Oak Street. That leaves only Kinoka Road as a way in and out of town. The flood warning for Marion County has bee

Mount Vernon Police and Fire rescue some residents stranded in their homes by flood waters on the northeast side of town. Mt. Vernon Police Facebook Photo.
The remnants of Cyclone Gordon has dumped a large amount of rain on South Central Illinois, flooding numerous roads and causing he

A 20-year-old Highland Park man was killed in a motorcycle-semi truck crash Friday afternoon in Effingham County.
State Police say Zachary Cohen was northbound on the Dieterich Blacktop two miles south of Montrose when he lost control and slid into the path of an oncoming semi.
Cohen was prono

At the Telluride Film Festival, "Roma" and "First Man" drew best picture buzz while performances from Nicole Kidman, Robert Redford, Melissa McCarthy and more garnered raves