Montgomery County

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson Avoids Jail Time In Plea Agreement

Peterson pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of reckless assault.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

December Trial Date Set In Adrian Peterson Abuse Case

Peterson won’t be returning to the field anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Caduceus

Illinois Now Reporting 5 Cases Of Rare Stomach Bug

Health officials investigating the cases have been unable to track the illness to any particular food source, said Illinois Department of Public Health spokeswoman Melaney Arnold.

08/06/2013

Republican Party's Elephant Symbol (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Downstate GOP Party Chair Resigns After Controversial Rant

The chairman of the Republican Party in Montgomery County has resigned after writing what’s been called a racist and sexist email about U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis’ primary challenger.

06/20/2013