Celebrating World Kindness Day is something students in Mattoon know about. They're helping the less fortunate before the holidays.
MATTOON -- An area man faces charges of identity theft and unlawful use of a credit card.
Update: 11:21 pm MATTOON -- Students are helping the less fortunate before the holidays.
MATTOON -- Police are putting together their annual Christmas shopping trip for families in need and they need your help.
MATTOON -- Two men were arrested Wednesday, at one address, on different charges.
MATTOON -- A Marine is being honored for his service.
COLES COUNTY -- Police say 24-year old Calvin Washenfeldt, of Mattoon, is charged with retail theft.
MATTOON -- An area Burger King was burglarized Wednesday night.
COLES COUNTY -- Two women were arrested on drug charges over the weekend.
MATTOON -- Police arrested a Harvey man on multiple drug charges.
COLES COUNTY -- Police are looking for a man wanted for domestic battery and disorderly conduct as well as felony crimes.
MATTOON -- An area man faces multiple charges after a shooting.
MATTOON -- Police arrested an area man on charges of domestic battery.
MATTOON -- A man faces charges of mob action and aggravated battery.
Latest: 6:02 pm, 8/14/14, Thursday COLES COUNTY -- Police are filing more charges against two men.
MATTOON -- Police arrested a couple after a home was broken into while the homeowners were asleep.
MATTOON -- Police want people to know the dangers of using cellphones while driving, so they're cracking down on drivers who use them.
COLES COUNTY -- The state is putting millions into the county.
MATTOON -- A woman is accused of attempted to run her husband over.
MATTOON -- They've been living in rental properties for years. Now, one family received keys to their first home.
MATTOON -- Police arrested a man accused of assaulting another man.
Latest: 10:05 pm MATTOON -- A fire which destroyed two buildings has finally been put out.
MATTOON -- City workers are going all over town passing out notices to owners of abandoned properties.
COLES COUNTY -- Police arrested a Mattoon man for sexually assaulting a child.
MATTOON --There are fewer truckers on the road, so Lake Land College is offering a program for anyone interested in learning how to drive.
MATTOON -- The 29th Annual Bagelfest is almost ready. Vendors began setting up stages and carnival rides Tuesday.
MATTOON -- Many places have war memorials in town with names of men and women who died serving our country.
MATTOON -- A man faces charges after allegedly trying to break into a home.
MATTOON -- Temporomandibular joint dysfunction. It's quite a mouthful. It's also a mouthful of pain, but it doesn't have to be.
MATTOON -- An area man has reached a pretty incredible milestone.
MATTOON -- A disabled man is rescued from a house fire.
MATTOON -- People in Coles County didn't have to worry about driving Thursday.
MATTOON -- Police arrested a woman on charges of theft and aggravated domestic battery.
MATTOON -- Three people face multiple charges after an alleged assault.
COLES COUNTY -- Morgan's Meat Market, of Mattoon, is recalling more than 200-pounds of uninspected ground beef products.
MATTOON -- He rides a motorcycle, he's won competitions. By the way, he's in preschool.
MATTOON -- Rules for a new pilot program to increase enrollment at Lake Land College is finalized.
MATTOON -- Music was in the air at Lake Land College Friday night. It was a packed audience as more than 130 students from 20 junior high schools took to the stage.
Update: 6:02 pm MATTOON -- Two people are dead after a car crash. It happened at the corner of 1200 North and 800 East.
MATTOON -- The Coles County Sheriff's Department is investigating a woman's death.
MATTOON -- Hundreds of 8th grade students from across Central Illinois got to see what their futures may hold.
MATTOON -- An area radio station is using the airwaves to give back.
MATTOON -- Some students are hosting their 2nd Annual Spring Fling Bazaar.
MATTOON -- Police are investigating a home invasion.
MATTOON -- A police response to one block led to four arrests.
MATTOON -- Firefighters saved a dog from a burning home Monday.
COLES COUNTY -- People are concerned about a proposed one-percent sales tax increase, but it's not because of that one percent.
MATTOON -- Being green was the focus at Lake Land College Wednesday.
COLES COUNTY -- The Coles County Farm Bureau Mall Show takes place this weekend.
MATTOON -- No one was hurt in a fire. Crews were called to General Steel and Metals, a scrapyard, on Logan Avenue.