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 -- The new phase of the Streetscape Project is underway.
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.
URBANA -- A Paxton man is on trial, accused of distributing large amounts of drugs.
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.
DECATUR -- After months of waiting, students at Eisenhower High School walked into their new building.
Update: 10:07 pm DECATUR -- A multimillion dollar project could help protect the city from drought.
DECATUR -- Road conditions may have been the cause of a deadly crash.
DECATUR -- There's yet another negative impact from this week's storm.
DECATUR -- A citywide project is getting underway and it could help keep your water bill down.
DECATUR -- This latest round of winter weather has kept the Red Cross very busy.
Latest: 6:01 pm, 12/18/13, Wednesday DECATUR -- ADM has been talking about moving for months.
DECATUR -- Educators were proud to welcome community members to Eisenhower High School for its ribbon cutting Wednesday.
MACON COUNTY -- Police and firefighters went head-to-head to help families in need.
DECATUR -- Jobs may be leaving the city, but other improvements are coming to town.
DECATUR -- Thousands of families in Macon County will have presents under their Christmas trees this year, thanks to the Salvation Army and generous donors.
DECATUR -- Students hoping to move into a new school will have to wait.
SPRINGFIELD -- One of the state's biggest corporations is moving its headquarters out of Illinois.
MACON COUNTY -- The 15-year old charged with Junisha Cummings' death pleaded "not guilty" in court Wednesday.
DECATUR -- Police want help identifying a suspect who tried to burglarize Chi Towns' Tip, in the 800-block of North Morgan Street.
DECATUR -- The holiday season is a time of cheer, but it can also be an emotional time for those missing a loved one.
DECATUR -- A Salvation Army collection kettle got a holiday surprise dropped in.
MACON COUNTY -- A man is arrested for burglary and police say he admits entering more than 100 unlocked cars and garages.
DECATUR -- Police are looking for two men involved in an armed robbery.
DECATUR -- Students at Decatur Christian School are "Standing by Silas."
DECATUR -- The 23rd Easter Seals Central Illinois Ornament is out. It features the Wabash Depot.
DECATUR -- People in need got some help Friday.
DECATUR -- An area man is accused of stealing bus tokens from the city's mass transit district.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 11/14/13, Thursday DECATUR -- A family is having a tough time coming to terms with the murder of a 15-year old girl.
DECATUR -- Eisenhower High School is a little more than two months away from welcoming students for the spring semester.
DECATUR -- The mayor has new duties to fulfill.
DECATUR -- College students are getting a new line of defense.
DECATUR -- Illinois' financial problems are adding to homelessness in the state.
DECATUR -- Seven more people face charges in connection to a rash of shootings.
DECATUR -- You always know the holiday season has come when the sound of bells welcomes you to the grocery store.
DECATUR -- They went above and beyond when the time came and now they're being rewarded for their good deeds.
DECATUR -- A new furniture store could be on the way to town.
DECATUR -- A string of shootings has police stepping up patrols while neighbors are on edge.
DECATUR -- There's no place like home, unless you don't have one.
DECATUR -- Investigators reveal exactly how an inmate managed to escape from jail and what they're doing to make sure it never happens again.
DECATUR -- The Macon County Sheriff's Department is looking different; hairy even!
DECATUR -- A new plan to keep ADM in Illinois may not be working.
DECATUR -- Trick-or-treaters may have a better place to send their candy than their bellies!
DECATUR -- City leaders want residents to cut back on water usage.
DECATUR -- A man is charged after punching a pregnant woman in her stomach.
DECATUR -- A man charged with murder takes a plea deal.
DECATUR -- It still seems like a bad dream. Police showed up at a woman's front door and arrested her cousin for child pornography.
DECATUR -- ADM wants millions of dollars in tax breaks to stay in the state, but taxpayers say that's not fair.
Update: 10:23 pm DECATUR -- A city street will honor a beloved minister.
Update: 6:02 pm, 10/18/13, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A former captain in the Macon County Sheriff's Office says he did not steal funds from the department.
DECATUR -- After two years of fundraising, some special guests made their appearance for the first time.
DECATUR -- Every day, hundreds pay their way around town.
DECATUR -- ADM is doing a little more traveling looking for a new global headquarters.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you plan to fill up your tank, get ready to dig a little deeper into your pockets.
Update: 10:06 pm DECATUR -- Two suspects in a burglary left a trail of evidence which led police to their doorstep.
DECATUR -- An area police department wants to make sure a man who made a difference is never forgotten.
DECATUR -- It started as a 6th grader's idea and turned into so much more.
Latest: 10:08 pm, 10/8/13, Tuesdsay DECATUR -- One of the state's largest companies is looking to move out of state.
DECATUR -- An appeals court upheld the aggravated battery conviction of a Macon County man.
DECATUR-- A man who was jailed on robbery charges is dead after being found unresponsive in cell.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Now may be a good time to fill up because there's some relief at the pump.
DECATUR -- A Macon County woman is Taking Action showing women and children how to stay safe.
DECATUR -- Work is underway to help fix Lake Decatur's Asian carp problem.
Update: 10:13 pm, 9/26/13, Thursday DECATUR -- After decades of working in cramped quarters, one Macon County police department will soon have a little more leg room.
DECATUR -- After 44 years in town, the company announced it's looking for a new location for its headquarters.
DECATUR -- A man is hospitalized in serious condition after getting into a motorcycle accident with a friend.
DECATUR -- Macon County Crime Stoppers has a creative new way to help keep illegal guns off the streets and it could mean extra cash in your wallet.
DECATUR -- Local and state leaders hope a new shipyard will give Central Illinois a big economic boost.
DECATUR -- A murder suspect accused of killing his cousin and his cousin's wife will spend four and a half years in prison for witness tampering.
DECATUR -- Officials have been keeping a close eye on an area lake's water levels.
DECATUR -- A walk one man started to honor kids like his son, has hundreds now joining in on the cause.
DECATUR -- More than 100 people lined the streets Saturday, hoping lawmakers hear their pleas will sway a few to their point of view on same-sex marriage in Illinois.
MACON COUNTY -- A man has died and it could be from West Nile virus.
DECATUR -- A jury trial is set for an area man accused of murder.
DECATUR -- October 1 could be the day the Decatur Library starts making cuts.
SPRINGFIELD -- A federal grand jury indicted the former owner of an area tobacco shop Wednesday.
DECATUR -- Authorities are investigating burglaries at several construction trailers.
DECATUR -- The Annual Cruise 11 Car and Bike Show honors veterans, but Sunday, it remembered a well-loved pastor.