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    • Man arrested for kissing nurse on the cheek

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A homeless man is facing charges after he kissed a nurse on the cheek.

    • Threats made against high school

      Niantic, Ill (WAND) – Two male students attending Sangamon Valley High School have been arrested in connection with threats made on a school bus.

    • Suspect caught after stealing cigarettes from Circle K

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A man is in custody for a cigarette theft early Tuesday morning at a Circle K, police say. 

    • Tuesday Night High School Basketball Scoreboard

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    • Man who tortured and beat girlfriend with hammer sentenced

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A Decatur man who choked and beat his girlfriend and struck her with a hammer has been sentenced to four years in prison.

    • Spokesman: Evangelist Billy Graham has died at age 99

      MONTREAT, N.C. (AP) — The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99. 

    • Firefighter goes above the call to rescue woman in flood waters

      ST. JOSEPH, Ill. (WAND) - A local firefighter took measures into his own hands to help save a woman from drowning after her car got swept away in flood waters. 

    • 15-year-old shot 5 times protecting classmates from gunfire

      A 15-year-old Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who was shot five times during the massacre is credited with saving the lives of at least 20 other students.
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    • Raucous crowd honors Kerans during final game

      DECATUR -- You could have put a garbage can lid over the hoop at whatever end Millikin was shooting -- it still would've resulted in a Big Blue win. Tuesday was Lori Kerans' night, and nothing was going to stop it. Students, fans and former players packed the Griswold Center to cheer on the 32nd-year coach as she led Millikin one last time. North Park didn't stand a chance. T-shirts spelled out "Thank you, Coach Kerans", banners hung from the stands, students ro...