Latest: 4:56 pm, 4/17/14, Thursday TAYLORVILLE -- An area newlywed couple is the state's newest multi-millionaires.
ARCOLA -- It's a lucky day after three winners matched all five numbers in Friday's "Lucky Day" Lotto Game.
ILLINOIS -- It's everyone's dream is to win the lottery, but many winners say their windfall made them a target.
ILLINOIS -- The Powerball grand prize is climbing again.
SPRINGFIELD -- Someone in Central Illinois could be $400,000 richer after buying a winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket!
PAXTON -- Four people in central Illinois are a combined million dollars richer.
Update: 10:10 pm ILLINOIS -- $636 million. That's how much Tuesday night's Mega Millions Jackpot is worth.
ILLINOIS -- People are swarming to buy tickets for the $600+ million Mega Millions Lottery Jackpot, but you might be surprised to know even more money than that is going unclaimed.
CHICAGO -- It's only been one day since Illini Tatyana McFadden won the Women's Wheelchair Race at the Chicago Marathon, but she's done celebrating.
BLOOMINGTON -- One man now believes in miracles!
NATIONAL -- A dancer with ties to Central Illinois is now a famous reality TV star.
URBANA -- One woman is $250,00 richer.
SPRINGFIELD -- We're here with Cake Pop winners from the fair.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some grade school students took home the top prize after a chess tournament this weekend.
CHAMPAIGN -- As if getting married isn't fun enough... how about basically tying the knot for free?
ARCOLA -- Some students are putting their brainpower to the test.
Urbana High School's Math Team won second place overall at the ICTM (Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics) Regional Contest.