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.
Update: 10:04 pm HARRISTOWN -- A grade school principal wasn't going to let a poor health ranking bring her students down.
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.
MACON COUNTY -- Election officials say it's been pretty quiet so far.
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.
MACON COUNTY -- A state representative is getting ready to present a new bill in Springfield.
Update: 4:30 pm, 3/13/14, Thursday MACON COUNTY -- A dog is safe at home after two fire departments came to his rescue.
PIATT COUNTY -- Police say three suspects are in custody in connection with robberies at area Subway Restaurants in Piatt and Macon counties.
DECATUR -- A school superintendent from Macon County led her final school board meeting Tuesday night.
MACON COUNTY -- Some have already cast their ballots for the primary election.
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.
MOUNT ZION -- There was dinner and dancing at the Lion's Center Saturday night.
MACON COUNTY -- A plan to bring turbines to northern Macon County has gotten a second wind.
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.
MACON COUNTY -- A former health department employee was arrested for felony theft and official misconduct.
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.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- State regulators approved the final route for a new Ameren transmission line.
DECATUR -- The Franklin Mall has been sitting empty for years.
DECATUR -- This winter's wet weather is making a big difference for the city.
Latest: 4:28 pm, 2/14/14, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A man pleaded guilty to murdering a Maroa man in 2012.
DECATUR -- Two people were arrested after a meth lab explosion sent a boy to the hospital.