BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)- A St. Clair County jury has acquitted a man who was previously tried and convicted before a judge implicated in a courthouse drug scandal. 123 more words
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Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville is yet another example of the excellent higher education opportunities in St. Louis and the surrounding area. SIUE was quite literally created to fulfill a dire need. 238 more words
It seemed like a lot of different regions were starting to sprout their presence on the national scene like….St. Louis?
Definitely, a great breakthrough album for Nelly and has broadened the style and aesthetic of the Midwest through his Southern style, but not quite the Dirty South. 11 more words
H. Rap Brown, now known as Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, famously proclaimed in the ’60s that “violence is as American as cherry pie.” Little wonder, in the aftermath of the no indictment of the Ferguson, Missouri white police officer who killed an unarmed black teen, Michael Brown, that protestors took to the streets and there was some violence. 269 more words
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) – Investigators say a man whose body was found in the trunk of a burning car in East St. Louis had been shot twice and died from the wounds. 166 more words
I imagine you’re feeling pretty cool, coming off of yesterday. I imagine it’s kinda like I feel the day after my birthday, when all my Facebook friends are prompted to remember me and most just type “Happy birthday” but a few actually, ya know, spend some time to think of something cooler to say. 498 more words