Skip to content

Uncategorized

Plans For New Caseyville School And Library Unveiled

Collinsville Community Unit School District #10 unveiled plans for a new Caseyville Elementary School to be completed in the 2023-24 school year. The plans include an all new Caseyville Public Library building to be constructed alongside the elementary school.  The side-by-side structures represent a partnership between the school district and the Caseyville Public Library District…

Read More

Maryville Approves American Rescue Plan Funds, County Environmental Grant Application

By Kathy Turner The Maryville Village Board, at their regular meeting on Wednesday, January 19, approved two resolutions that will provide funding support for projects in the Village. The first resolution, 2022-02, approved unanimously the funding support from the American Rescue Plan, adopted nationally in March of 2021. Funding support was approved to municipalities as…

Read More

Haine Announces Charges in Collinsville Murder Case

Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Haine announced today that Robert Brittin, 34, of Collinsville, has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of offenses relating to motor vehicles for the killing of Robin Mendez on November 11, 2021. “This terrible act of violence has left the community shaken, and sadly, nothing…

Read More

Kahoks 3-0 For First Time Since 1998

By Mark Jurgena Many special teams coaches set a goal of not allowing opposing kick return teams past their own 30 each kickoff. It gives their defense a great advantage as the other team has to go at least 70 yards for a TD. On September 7th, at Public School Stadium in Alton, Kahok sophomore…

Read More

Public Hearing in Maryville

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING A Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 6:15 p.m. at Village Hall, 2520 North Center Street, Maryville, IL to hear the petition for Water Service and Pre-Annexation submitted by: Katherine & Jeffrey Hassenflug 160 Hillcrest Drive Glen Carbon, IL 62034 At this time any and…

Read More

Legal Ad For Collinsville Township

Woodridge Ct. and Kimberly Ct. Resurfacing Time and Place of Openings of Bids Collinsville Township will be accepting sealed bids for the resurfacing of Woodridge Ct. and Kimberly Ct. until 3:00 PM on May 5, 2021, at the Collinsville Township Highway Commissioner’s Office located at 1407 N. Bluff Rd., Collinsville, Illinois. Bids will be publicly…

Read More

Madigan’s handpicked successor resigns after serving three days

Reason for resignation remains unclear By SARAH MANSUR Capitol News Illinois smansur@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — Edward Guerra Kodatt, who was appointed Sunday to replace Former Speaker Michael Madigan, resigned abruptly Wednesday after Madigan and Chicago Ald. Marty Quinn issued a statement Tuesday night urging Kodatt to step down in light of unspecified “alleged questionable conduct.” Madigan…

Read More

Madison County Increasing Covid-19 Vaccinations

To date, Madison County Health Department has administered more than 15,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses and stresses patience as the rollout is expected to take several months. “We understand people are frustrated trying to get vaccine appointments,” Chairman Kurt Prenzler said. “We assure everyone there will be enough vaccines for those who live and work in…

Read More