Local News

Three arrested in December crash that killed a teen

WOODFORD COUNTY — Three men have been arrested in connection to the death of a teen, who was hit by a bus on Interstate 39 in Woodford County in December. Illinois State Police say 22-year old Jeffery Duhaime of Bloomington, 20-year old Derek Mool and 18-year old Dakota Dunn, both of ...Read more

Possible Cause in Rock Falls Fire

Fire officials in Rock Falls say they have indications that the cause of a fire that killed five family members, formerly from Streator, last month was electrical. Twin City Deputy Fire Chief Bill Milby says a surviving daughter’s statements indicate the January 13th blaze could have ...Read more

RSS Country Music News

  • Lee Brice on His 57-Week Chart Climb
    Lee Brice says that while he loved his 2010 hit like crazy, it wasn’t easy getting it to the top of the charts. He made the admission Tuesday (Feb. 9) during an industry panel at Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, In fact, it took Brice’s “Love Like Crazy” 57 weeks to get there. “That was... […]
  • Country Music Stars Bring Heart and Humor to CRS Concert
    Tuesday’s (Feb. 9) steady fall of snowflakes didn’t keep the stars from heating up the stage at the Ryman Auditorium during the annual Country Radio Seminar in Nashville. Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Eric Church and others from the Universal Music Group took the stage to celebrate country radio with heart... […]
  • The Party Down South Family Is Essentially the Rugrats
    Party Down South and Rugrats have more in common than you think. From throwing temper tantrums, to running around in diapers, both draw interesting parallels when it comes to the characters.