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Effingham Recycle Program
The city of Effingham has been without a recycling program for years, but now, some residents say that should change. Effingham Mayor Jeff Bloemker hosted a town hall meeting, Tuesday night, at city hall to hear from residents and also other communities with recycling programs. News Watch's Darronté Matthews found out the town is finally ready to step up, brainstorm and start working on ideas. READ MORE>
News Watch Headlines
Charleston Police are investigation a reported sexual assault.
Police say a woman reported being sexually assaulted in an apartment on Saturday August 27th while visiting Charleston.
The department says they're looking for two suspects.
Officials say if you have any information related to the incident to please contact the police department or Coles County Crim
Sports Watch Headlines
The NCAA makes a ruling on the eligibility of a University of Illinois basketball player.
Forward Kipper Nichols will have to sit out the fall semester before playing for the Illini.
Nichols is a redshirt freshman who initially committed to Tulane University, but never enrolled and was granted his release to play for U of I.
The program said Nichols will be elligible to play aft ... READ MORE >