Members of the Rolla Patriot Guard Riders travel along the procession route on 10th Street in Rolla, Mo., after the funeral service of Sgt. Timothy Owens, 37, of Effingham, Ill., Saturday, April 12, 2014. Owens was a soldier killed in shootings at Fort Hood, Texas, earlier this month. (AP Photo/Rolla Daily News, Paul Hackbarth)

Fort Hood victim laid to rest in Missouri

ROLLA, Mo. (AP) — A U.S. Army sergeant killed in last week’s shooting in Fort Hood, Texas, was been buried Saturday in the Missouri town whe…

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10 positions cut from Red Hill CUSD #10

Education Watch 10

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ill. (WTHI) – 10 staff from Red Hill CUSD #10 have been given Honorable Dismissals/RIF notices after a school board Thursda…

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Early morning house fire in Paris, Ill.


PARIS, Ill. (WTHI) – Paris Fire Department responded to a house fire in Paris, Ill. early Thursday morning. The fire was at a home located a…


US Senate considers regulating tax preparers

Full interview included

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – The U.S. Senate took up the issue of whether tax preparers should be licensed in some way. Tax preparers in India…