DECATUR -- Macon County Sheriff Deputy Pat Smith says, "It's a shock, it really shakes us to our core."
Update: 6:44 pm DECATUR -- Neighbors say a crash Tuesday night was tragic and devastating. A 3-year old was killed.
DECATUR -- Nine years after a police officer was killed, others are coming together to start a race in her honor.
MACON COUNTY -- The search is on for someone who damaged an Infinity Cross.
Latest: 4:50 pm, 9/29/14, Monday DECATUR -- A million-dollar contract with Motorola is back on the table.
DECATUR -- ADM can now begin its process to drill a second injection well to store carbon dioxide deep underground.
DECATUR -- What would you do with an extra $5,000?
DECATUR -- The Salvation Army's services will be expanding this fall.
NIANTIC -- More schools are deciding to get carbon monoxide detectors after a gas leak at a school in Girard last week.
DECATUR -- Even though the snowy owl is not quite native to Central Illinois, more of them are ending up here.
Latest: 3:45 pm, 9/24/14, Wednesday MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man faces decades in prison for murder with intent to kill.
DECATUR -- It's been a mix of success and challenges for Lake Decatur. As the city works to make sure it'll hold enough water, a new partnership could bring changes.
DECATUR -- The premier art show in Central Illinois made its way to town this weekend.
Update: 10:04 pm, 9/20/14, Saturday DECATUR -- People who've been following a murder case closely say the killer got off too easy.
DECATUR -- Summer is a great time for boating, although Lake Decatur was a little less busy this year. Many park district boat ramps sat empty.
MACON COUNTY -- A trial is underway for a Mt. Zion man accused of murdering his wife.
MT. ZION -- The Mt. Zion School District has seen its share of construction since the beginning of the year.
MACON COUNTY -- Some road work in the area could save time and money.
HARRISTOWN -- A trial date has been set for a woman charged with murder.
DECATUR -- Millions around the world are remembering 9/11, including those right here in Central Illinois.
MACON COUNTY -- A lack of money is a problem for a lot of schools and students are dealing with the sacrifices being made.
DECATUR -- Public school educators got a brand new contract.
Update: 6:10 pm, 9/5/14, Friday SHELBYVILLE -- A veteran is lifting the spirits of his military brothers by giving them a tour of the skies.
DECATUR -- Four people were stabbed after an unwanted kiss.
MACON COUNTY -- Phone scammers are back at it.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man will spend 18 years in prison for multiple counts of residential burglary.
DECATUR -- More jobs are coming to the Soy City. A company is looking to expand and will add extra jobs with it.
DECATUR -- Many groups are striving to make life for those with disabilities, "normal."
DECATUR -- Illinois has a shortage of affordable housing. It's one of 13 states below the national average.
MACON COUNTY -- A semi-truck driver is in the hospital after driving off the road.
DECATUR -- For the first time, Millikin University will have full-time police officers on duty.
DECATUR -- An area man faces criminal charges over cookies.
MACON COUNTY -- Murder charges against a Decatur man have been dropped.
DECATUR -- Months after a 2-year old is killed, one woman is still pushing for justice.
Update: 5:03 pm MACON COUNTY -- A suspect in home burglaries has been arrested.
DECATUR -- The University of Illinois isn't the only university rated as one of the best in the Midwest.
DECATUR -- In case of emergency, a local community college is ready to respond.
DECATUR -- Five young boys have been arrested.
Update: 5:08 pm, 8/4/14, Monday DECATUR -- Playing outdoors keeps kids healthy and active.
DECATUR -- An accident involving a car and pedestrian is under investigation.
MACON COUNTY -- Public health officials say the West Nile virus has been found in the area.
DECATUR -- The Decatur Celebration brings hundreds of thousands downtown.
Latest: 6:55, 8/2/14, Saturday DECATUR -- The city is getting help from the state of Illinois to revamp the Civic Center.
DECATUR -- An area man is accused of robbing a woman and pushing her to the ground.
Update: 10:23 pm DECATUR -- Get set for a weekend of fun. The Decatur Celebration is off and running.
Update: 10:02 pm DECATUR -- Twenty years ago, a woman was killed.
DECATUR -- The Scovill Zoo welcomed a new member to the family Thursday.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man is arraigned on a felony charge of aggravated battery for allegedly inflicting multiple injuries on a 2-year old boy.
Update: 10:01 pm DECATUR -- The sound of an explosion was actually a car crashing into a tree.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man was arrested for whipping children with an extension cord.