Update: 6:03 pm, 4/17/15, Friday DECATUR -- The park district has started receiving its lost funds.
Update: 6:18 pm, 4/15/15, Wednesday MANSFIELD -- A grandmother is working hard to win a contest for her grandsons.
DECATUR -- Macon County authorities say they've been cracking down on gang crimes over the last couple of years.
DECATUR -- Macon County authorities are on the lookout for someone who was impersonating a deputy.
Latest: 12:04 pm, 4/9/15, Thursday DECATUR -- Police have identified a person or persons of interest in the murder of 19-year old Paige Mars.
DECATUR -- One family is homeless after a fire.
DECATUR -- Mayor Mike McElroy won a second term Tuesday night, with 47% of the vote.
MACON COUNTY -- A 21-year old Decatur man was pronounced dead after a car accident.
DECATUR -- A man was shot in the 200-block of Olympic Lane.
DECATUR -- Class is back in session, or at least back in the right building, for MacArthur High School students.
Latest: 6:05 pm, 04/03/2015, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man will spend the next 60 years behind bars.
DECATUR -- Fire damages a business and injures a firefighter.
DECATUR -- A man is charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm.
DECATUR -- A man is sentenced to seven years in prison for shaking his daughter.
DECATUR -- The city has opened its doors to a new high school.
DECATUR -- A Macon County man faces attempted murder charges for trying to run down a cop with his car.
DECATUR -- The future of a local homeless shelter is unclear, so its workers are asking for help.
DECATUR -- Almost two dozen teachers are losing their jobs.
Update: 3:00 pm, 3/25/15, Wednesday MACON COUNTY -- A man was sentenced to 11-years in prison for aggravated discharge of a firearm.
DECATUR -- The race for mayor is a toss-up.
DECATUR -- City officials are pretty teed off after some damage to a golf course.
DECATUR -- One man is rushed to the burn unit after a house fire.
DECATUR -- A 55-year old motorcycle driver was hurt after an accident.
DECATUR -- Alan Fedrigon is being recognized as the state's big brother of the year.
DECATUR -- They have been helping out at different places around town.
DECATUR -- A woman faces charges after trying to hit her aunt with a car.
DECATUR -- Police are investigating the passing of counterfeit money.
DECATUR -- The city is getting a new manager. Timothy Gleason will be taking over.
DECATUR -- City leaders are exploring ways to pay for road improvements.
DECATUR -- A crash sent one man to the hospital Thursday.
DECATUR -- It was Parent-Teacher Conference day, but many left with more than just a progress report.
DECATUR -- Thanks to the city, some neighborhoods may be getting a facelift.
DECATUR -- After a lot of talk, ambulance services will remain as is.
DECATUR -- Work to renovate an area school is almost complete.
DECATUR -- School board leaders listened to parents.
Update: 8:49 pm ILLINOIS – Lawmakers received a crash course in manufacturing as they toured the ADM Processing Plant, in Decatur.
DECATUR -- Fire leaves a family looking for a place to stay.
DECATUR -- A local woman will spend the next six months behind bars.
Update: 10:06 pm DECATUR -- Signs could point to careers with a new program at Richland Community College.
DECATUR -- A Central Illinois nursing professor is getting some top-notch recognition.
DECATUR -- A local woman is accused of severely beating a child.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man is dead after a single vehicle accident on the highway.
DECATUR -- A police raid lands one man in jail.
DECATUR -- The search is on for the cause of a massive fire this week.
Latest: 6:03 pm, 1/22/15, Thursday DECATUR -- It's been a rough 24 hours for area firefighters.
DECATUR -- In November, voters said they want the state to raise the minimum wage.
DECATUR -- A new Salvation Army Family Thrift Store opens this month.
DECATUR -- A man will spend more than 20 years behind bars for two shootings in 2011.
Latest: 4:46 pm, 1/8/15, Thursday CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- More than 200 Caterpillar employees will be out of work in the next few weeks.
DECATUR -- The police department swore in the biggest group of recruits they've ever had.