Third part of Skinner interview aired on Channel 20

By Jim McCabe on July 24 at 1:06pm


WICS ABC Newschannel 20 has aired the final part of a three-part series featuring a jailhouse interview with convicted killer Shirley Skinner. 6-Years Later, Part Three The 79-year-old great grandmother Read More

Owner of Greene Co. plant speaks out against shutdown

By Jim McCabe on July 24 at 1:01pm


The owner of a Greene County food processing plant that was ordered by the state to close its doors for repeated health violations says he’ll appeal the decision. Parks Locker Read More

Budget hearings resume in Morgan County commissioners’ office

By Jim McCabe on July 24 at 1:00pm


Presentations were made by the E-911, emergency services and tuberculosis clinic departments. The E-911 budget request came in at about $433,000, which is significantly lower than the $695,000 they received Read More

Schock introduces community schools bill

By Ryne Turke on July 24 at 8:49am


A West Central Illinois Congressman helped introduced the Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2014 yesterday in Washington, D.C. Aaron Schock, along with House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer, introduced the Read More

Guilty plea entered in case of death of New Berlin man

By Jim McCabe on July 24 at 8:42am


A Springfield man has pleaded guilty to drug-induced homicide and other drug charges related to the 2012 death of a New Berlin man. Our reporting partners at WICS ABC Newschannel Read More