Water Main Replacement Continues
A handful of water main replacement projects in Alton, Godfrey and Elsah have begun that will upgrade service on the aging system.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Hydrant Flushing Coming Up
If you are a resident of Alton or Godfrey and are a customer of Illinois American Water, you may notice a more noticeable chlorine taste or odor to your water over the next month or so.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
State Investing Millions In LCCC
Millions of dollars in investments are coming to Lewis & Clark Community College in Godfrey, courtesy of the state's Illinois Jobs Now! Program.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
AHS Athletic Fields Update
The Alton School Board has approved a bid for the seeding and irrigation of the athletic fields at the new complex being built behind Alton High School.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Police Reports for Tuesday
In local police reports, the Madison County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident at the Crown Pointe Apartments off Humbert Road in Godfrey from early Monday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Corridor 67 Update
Work on the Corridor 67 project is complete to Delhi, but the next phase could be a few years off as funding is needed to resume construction.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Woman Sentenced for Neglect of Mother
A Godfrey woman was sentenced to prison for failing to care for her mother. 48 year old Marjorie "Marjie" Phillips of the 4700 block of Storeyland Drive, was sentenced to five and a half years in jail for allowing her mother to live, and eventually die, in what authorities called an "utterly deplorable" state.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Power Restored in Godfrey
Power has been restored to Ameren Illinois customers in Godfrey following an outage this morning.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Two women arrested for allegedly shoplifting at Walmart in Godfrey, Illinois
Godfrey, Il. Police have arrested two women after they allegedly tried to sell back items they had stolen at a Walmart store in Godfrey, Illinois.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Police Reports for Friday
In local police reports, an Alton man involved in an armed robbery last December has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for his role in the crime.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wednesday Day Hike
Aug 6, Wed: The Nature Institute, Illinois. For this hike we will be just across the Mississippi River in Godfrey, Illinois to hike a variety of trails in The Nature Institute, Olin Nature Preserve.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Live Music Ordinance Changed
Loud music is a staple of the bar scene, and some of the regulations in Godfrey are being loosened.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
New Store Planned for Godfrey
The former Tomy's Quik Check gas station in Godfrey is coming down to make way for a new business.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
New law to double southwestern Ill. port's size
A southwestern Illinois port district near the Mississippi River will more than double under legislation signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Bark in the Park is Sunday
The Alton Area Animal Aid Association has been helping serve the Riverbend area since 1959 as a non-profit, no-kill Animal Shelter.
Police Reports for Thursday
In local police reports, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 42 year old Keith Herren of the 5000 block of Oxford Court in Godfrey for aggravated driving under the influence.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
LCCC Awarded Adult Literacy Grant Funds
Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey will be able to increase its' Adult Literacy Programs after receiving two grants totaling $94,000 in grant funding from Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White.