The National Weather Service predicts that the temperature will hit 108 degrees this afternoon. That's only a few degrees more than 105, which we've lived through plenty of times, but 108 seems more significant somehow, maybe because the last time it was ever this hot in St. Louis was back in July o ... More >>
The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department is investigating an unidentified 12-year-old girl's claim that she was raped at Belleville's Fun Spot Skate Center on Saturday night. The victim's mother told police that her daughter was raped in the bathroom by a juvenile acquaintance. A 16-year-old boy ... More >>
Belleville Police stumbled upon a grizzly grisly scene early Thursday morning: a man with gunshot wounds to both of his legs, covered in blood from the waist down.The man, whose name has not been released, was discovered at 2:55 a.m. yesterday on the 100 block of West C Street.View Larger MapAccordi ... More >>
A man from Belleville didn't, and apparently that's not entirely uncommon. From the Belleville News-Democrat:BELLEVILLE -- A doctor said Thursday it's possible for a person to get shot with a small-caliber bullet and not know it.That's what apparently happened to Robert Bunn Sr., 69, who was found d ... More >>
When Angela Michael started fighting God's battle against abortion, truth took the first hit
Beatle Bob has been on a one-man dance marathon, bop-bop-bopping all over town. But why?
Some neighbors borrow tools and never return them. Ted Hoffman's neighbors gave his young daughters a crash sex-ed course.