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  1. St. Teresa raffle winners named

    08.20 / 00:23 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    DECATUR -- Ron Lennon of Palmetto, Fla., was the $100,000 winner in the 22nd Annual St. Teresa Mega Raffle, which was drawn in…
  2. Southern Illinois prepares for influx of visitors

    08.19 / 23:24 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    CARBONDALE — Officials in southern Illinois have geared up as thousands of people are expected to descend on the area to view Monday's total solar eclipse, impacting everything from traffic to cell phone r…
  3. Sending them 'over there': Monticello event honors Illinois role in WWI

    08.19 / 23:24 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    MONTICELLO — As the old locomotive steam train pulled into the station at Monticello in 1917, young men from the region boarded and headed off to fight in what was considered “The War to End All War…
  4. Drought anniversary highlights lessons, progress in Decatur

    08.19 / 06:27 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    DECATUR — It took a paralyzing drought to spur action on one of Decatur’s most complicated and long-standing problems. And five years to the month after a historic water shortage gripped the region, those who weathered the severe conditions are…
  5. Group to bring far, far away feel to Relay for Life

    08.19 / 04:30 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    MATTOON — For many, the ongoing appeal of the cultural phenomenon that is the "Star Wars" saga is for "a brief moment that pain is o…
  6. Decatur native A.D. Carson experiences Charlottesville turmoil

    08.19 / 02:29 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The white nationalists behind last weekend's violent rally found an appealing target in the historic town where Thomas Jefferson founded a university and an outspoken, progressive mayor declared his city the "capital of the resistance" to P…
  7. Five at 5: Rally cat T-shirt and 4 other stories to see

    08.18 / 22:16 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    Jackson Riggen, a 2010 graduate who played baseball at Meridian High School, has always harbored a deep passion for the sport. Now he's part of an apparel company that has pounced on the Rally Cat…
  8. Millikin University student dies after near drowning in Missouri

    08.18 / 20:05 herald-review.com Herald-review.com - Decatur
    SAINT LOUIS — A Millikin University student has died a little more than a week after he was rescued from the water at Fugitive Beach near Rolla, M…