Friday Jul 25
Emerald ash borer found in central Illinois
In Peoria County, they were found near Dunlap and Peoria. In Tazewell County, state officials found them in Minier using surveillance traps.
The Daily Gazette
DUI charge dropped against Sterling detective
STERLING – A Sterling Police detective is back on active duty after a DUI charge in Tazewell County was dropped for lack of evidence.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Significant hearing scheduled Wednesday in Tazewell County double homicide
The Tazewell County Commonwealth's Attorney and sheriff have announced that there will be a significant hearing Wednesday regarding the 2009 double homicide of Valery and Dean Looney at Pizza Plus near Cedar Bluff, Va.
Long Term Recovery Center opens Updated at
Mike Bowers survived the Nov. 17 tornado by hanging onto a bathroom sink and his dogs Booker T. and Sammy while winds tore into his third-floor apartment at Georgetown Commons.
Amy Gehrt: Gay parents and well-adjusted kids
Many of those who oppose gay marriage couch their arguments in the idea that marriage is for procreation.