Millikin University’s Percussion Ensemble presents two Halloween concerts this evening at 6 and 8. They’ll be in the haunted Albert Taylor Theatre inside Shilling Hall on MU’s campus.
Logan Mason Public Transportation is offering voters a ride to the polls Tues, Nov. 8, 9 to 6. It’d be a good idea to call LMPT by the 6th to reserve a time for your ride.
Springfield police say one person has been arrested in connection with a shooting of a man during an altercation at 11th and Division Sts. The guy was shot in the arm, treated and released from the hospital, and will be okay.
The ribbon has been cut on Decatur Memorial Hospital’s new medical center at Shelby Memorial Hospital in Shelbyville. The center will officially open on Mon.
A fundraising motorcycle ride to collect toys for the Salvation Army will be held tomorrow morning at 11:30 at Cozire’s Harley Davidson in Forsyth. Bring a toy and have a great ride – rain or shine.
Decatur crews will be mowing the Brush College underpass today. The northbound lane of Brush College Rd. at the underpass will be closed this morning through around 2:30 this afternoon.
Springfield Police are looking for two armed white males wearing masks who held up the Fast Mart on E. South Grand Ave. They made off with cash and cigarettes. No one was hurt.
Decatur Fire Crews responded to a fire at a warehouse on W. Eldorado that contained vehicles. No one was hurt – 3 dogs were taken out safely. Damage was estimated at $500,000.
The bear and gorilla statues are back on the orange trail at Allerton Park in Monticello for the first time in 30 years. They had been at the Krannert Art Museum and in the Kinkead Pavilion.
Crews will be out mowing in Decatur today – the outside southbound lane of the 22nd St. underpass will be closed this morning – then the outside northbound lane will be closed until around 2:30 this afternoon.