MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man has been sentenced to 20-years in prison for the killing of an area teen.
DECATUR -- A train derailment left drivers taking detours.
DECATUR -- Dredging Lake Decatur means new jobs for the area, but some union workers aren't happy with who's getting those jobs.
MACON COUNTY -- A Bloomington man is going to prison for ten years.
DECATUR -- Vietnam veterans got the chance to remember why they served this weekend when one of their own leaders was an honored guest.
DECATUR -- It's been 41 years since the Vietnam War ended.
Update: 3:11 pm, 3/28/14, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man is guilty of murder.
Update: 5:41 pm DECATUR -- It's the first day on the job for the new superintendent of Decatur Public Schools.
DECATUR -- Educators are always looking for ways to help their students.
DECATUR -- An area man who decided to take the law into his own hands is arrested.
DECATUR -- Parents took many kids who had the day off to the library Monday.
DECATUR -- It was an exciting day at Scovill Zoo.
DECATUR -- Everyone knows the war in Afghanistan is winding down, and while that's a good thing, it also means a lot more of those who are injured overseas will be coming home.
DECATUR -- An area man is arrested for child pornography.
DECATUR -- Autopsy results are pending for a man found dead in a house fire.
DECATUR -- A project to improve the environment is celebrating a milestone.
DECATUR -- Police say they solved an armed robbery in less than 90 minutes because the suspect was easy to track.
DECATUR -- An area man was arrested for burning a toddler with a chemical.
DECATUR -- Someone who bought a lottery ticket at a Macon County gas station is $500,000 richer.
DECATUR -- A 4th grader couldn't ignore the sadness in a magazine article, so he's doing something about it.
DECATUR -- A big name band is coming to this year's Decatur Celebration.
Update: 4:02 pm, 3/17/14, Monday DECATUR -- The city council could vote Monday night to fund the final stage of the Downtown Streetscape Project.
DECATUR -- Police are investigating after two men were shot.
Update: 10:05, 3/15/14, Saturday URBANA -- A Paxton man has been convicted for distributing cocaine.
DECATUR -- A school superintendent from Macon County led her final school board meeting Tuesday night.
Latest: 3:49 pm, 3/11/14, Tuesday MACON COUNTY -- Defense attorneys successfully motioned the court to continue the pretrial hearing for Manuel Gonzales until May 27.
DECATUR -- A Macon County school is getting a makeover at its athletic facilities.
DECATUR -- Progress is being made at the new police station.
DECATUR -- The city is staying busy with projects totaling more than $200 million.
DECATUR -- Police arrested one man after executing a search warrant on a home in the 800-block of South Stone.
DECATUR -- A passenger on a Greyhound bus traveling cross-country was arrested on an outstanding murder charge from Sutter County, California.
DECATUR -- A trip to Lake Decatur could be more expensive.
DECATUR -- A new health clinic is providing care to people who need it, but can't afford it.
DECATUR -- Police say a man they arrested is wanted for a 2012 murder in Saginaw, Michigan.
DECATUR -- A man is dead after a house fire. It happened on East Fitzgerald Road.
DECATUR -- A woman was killed in a car accident. It happened on County Road 900 East in Hammond, Indiana.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 2/21/14, Friday DECATUR -- Police say a 15-year old is to blame for a shooting.
DECATUR -- The Franklin Mall has been sitting empty for years.
DECATUR -- This winter's wet weather is making a big difference for the city.
DECATUR -- Two people were arrested after a meth lab explosion sent a boy to the hospital.
DECATUR -- A former Illinois football player returned to Central Illinois to motivate students.
DECATUR -- Threatening text messages have workers at an area car dealership fearing for their lives.
Latest: 4:26 pm, 2/10/14, Monday DECATUR -- An area mom says she's not guilty of putting her son in danger leading to his death.
Update: 10:20 pm, 2/9/14, Sunday DECATUR -- Even though the Winter Games have only been on a week, an area class has been celebrating them for awhile.
DECATUR -- Police are investigating two armed robberies.
Update: 4:11 pm, 2/4/14, Tuesday DECATUR -- In the past few years, Lake Decatur has struggled to provide enough water to the area.
DECATUR -- A former NFL player was arrested Monday for driving under the influence.
DECATUR -- A murderer is sentenced to 16 years in prison.
Update: 6:01 pm DECATUR -- A 70-year old woman is dead and neighbors are in disbelief.
DECATUR -- The public school system is taking breakfast out of the cafeteria and into the classroom.