Collinsville http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Longtime southwestern Illinois circuit clerk Melucci dies http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/longtime-southwestern-illinois-circuit-clerk-melucci-dies <p>A longtime circuit clerk in&nbsp;southwestern Illinois has died.</p><p>Madison County officials say Circuit Clerk Matt Melucci was 69 when he died Thursday night of cancer at his&nbsp;Collinsville home.</p><p>Melucci served in the post for nearly 20 years and was planning&nbsp;to retire in November, having announced last September that he&nbsp;would not seek re-election this year.</p><p>Democratic Madison County Clerk Mark Von Nida faces Republican&nbsp;John Barberis Jr. in the November election for circuit clerk&#39;s&nbsp;position.</p> Fri, 11 May 2012 16:27:07 +0000 The Associated Press & St. Louis Public Radio 3679 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Longtime southwestern Illinois circuit clerk Melucci dies Morning headlines: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-tuesday-july-12-2011 <p>Good morning! Here are some of today&#39;s starting headlines:</p><p><strong>Mo. Gov. Nixon to sign legislation related to disability issues</strong></p><p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is preparing to sign legislation addressing several physical and mental disability issues. The governor has scheduled a signing ceremony for this morning at Paraquad Independent Living Center in St. Louis.</p> Tue, 12 Jul 2011 14:56:02 +0000 Julie Bierach, The Associated Press & KRCU 1625 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 Vandals force cancellation of classes in Collinsville http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/vandals-force-cancellation-classes-collinsville <p>Tires on a majority of the buses that serve the district were flattened overnight.</p> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 14:41:59 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 143 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Vandals force cancellation of classes in Collinsville