Latest: 6:26 pm, 5/28/15, Thursday MATTOON -- An area homeless shelter is out of room and organizers say the city is to blame.
MATTOON -- A Coles County elementary school is keeping a closer watch on its walkways after a crossing guard was hit by a car.
Latest: 10:05 pm, 5/20/15, Wednesday MATTOON -- Getting to school is a gamble for some high school students.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon home was broken into while the homeowners were asleep.
COLES COUNTY -- An Urbana woman was arrested for cutting a man with a knife.
MATTOON -- The public works director says they're planning more projects to keep pedestrians safe.
Update: 5:23 pm, 5/1/15, Friday CHARLESTON -- Friday, a special Olympian got to compete in area games.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man has been arrested for trying to kidnap two young girls.
Latest: 6:01 pm, 4/28/15, Tuesday MATTOON -- The last words a father said to his son before he died was that he loved him and would see him later.
MATTOON -- A generous family donation is giving the town a new state-of-the-art park.
COLES COUNTY -- 65-year old David Angel was arrested Friday, in the 1500-block of Shelby Avenue, in Mattoon.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man was arrested for using a machete to hit a woman.
MATTOON -- Lake Land College's athletic teams are known as the Lakers and now they have a new logo to go with it.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon woman is accused of punching an Amtrak operator.
MATTOON -- Travis Hendrickson started by painting his car pink, but he didn't stop there.
COLES COUNTY -- An area man is single-handedly tackling his neighborhood watch.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man was arrested for stealing money from his job.
MATTOON -- Police arrested a woman for multiple drug charges and driving with a suspended license.
MATTOON -- A new regional cancer center is approved for Coles County.
MATTOON -- A woman was arrested for failure to register as a violent offender against youth.
MATTOON -- An area man was arrested early Thursday after being caught with meth.
MATTOON -- The Gentas share a special bond and over the years, their time together means even more.
MATTOON -- Historic and new tractors are on display already at the Cross County Mall.
MATTOON -- A Coles County group is trying to bridge gaps in the community.
COLES COUNTY -- A 24-year old faces charges for beating up a teen.
MATTOON -- Police are trying to find the suspect in a stabbing.
MATTOON -- What once started as an ice cream shop is now an icon.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man is accused of breaking into a home and beating three people.
MATTOON -- They started as an emergency shelter back in 2003, but now they're doing a lot more than that.
MATTOON -- Investigators say a man used a knife to threaten a cashier Wednesday night.
COLES COUNTY -- Investigators are searching for two men.
MATTOON -- Two people were arrested for breaking into about 30 vehicles to steal items.
MATTOON -- A man faces charges of domestic battery after allegedly punching a child.
MATTOON -- A space heater is considered the cause of a house fire.
MATTOON -- The fire department will be saying goodbye to an old friend.
MATTOON -- The holiday is quickly approaching, and police are ready.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man faces drug and weapon charges.
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.