New Children’s Advocacy Center program trains people to learn the signs of child sexual abuse
One in 10 children are sexually abused by the age of 18.
Pekin man gets 20 years for meth conspiracy
PEKIN — A Pekin man will serve a 20-year federal prison term for his role in a conspiracy to sell a powerful form of meth in Tazewell County and
Pekin home meth maker sentenced to 10 years
PEKIN — A Pekin man will serve a 10-year prison term for making and selling methamphetamine in his apartment.Brian Collier, 54, was sentenced
Tips on missing Pekin boy are becoming scarce
PEKIN — For more than two months after 13-year-old Robert Bee Jr. ran from a truant officer visiting his home, police investigated hundreds of tips
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Tazewell Health Department, Pekin restaurants adjusting to new inspection rules
PEKIN — A year ago, the Tazewell County Health Department dropped the 100-point scoring system that had been used for more than 30 years in
Nick in the AM: Pekin bar customers' sizeable tip receives national attention
Good morning, troops. It's Monday, Oct. 28.And what better day of the week for an uplifting story?A couple of generous customers at a Pekin adult-beverage
Luciano: 100 years later, Pekin soldier's letter shows jubilation over end of World War I
Willie Herold was overjoyed, as was the rest of America.Nov. 11, 1918, brought an end to the Great War. In Georgia, Herold — an Army military
Why Child Advocacy Centers Work
If Centre County, Pennsylvania had a child advocacy center in 1998, Jerry Sandusky's crimes would have been brought to light a decade earlier, sparing...
Chipotle Fundraiser for Athens Area Child Advocacy Center
Chipotle Mexican Grill, 41 South Court Street, Athens Thursday, September 20, 2018 4 pm-8 pm A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Athens Area Child Advocacy Center to help child survi…
Tazewell Co. voters appear wary of auditor, tax questions
PEKIN — With about half of Tuesday's votes counted, Tazewell County voters were leaning toward keeping the county auditor's office.
JNF creates $100 million Israel advocacy center
Group uses largest-ever estate donation to promote Zionist education, which 'is needed now more than ever'
Learn how the Childhelp Advocacy Center makes a difference
The Childhelp Children's Center of Arizona dedicated to Linda Pope offers an array of services to abused and neglected children...
Helping Abused Youth at the Child Advocacy Center, 20 Years and Counting
Since opening its doors in 1995, the Child Advocacy Center has helped thousands of children cope with any abuse or trauma that they’ve endured. Last year
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Jewish National Fund (JNF) today announced that we have created the new $100 million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy......
Martin House Children's Advocacy Center marks 10 years, plans expansion
Martin House Children’s Advocacy Center and its agency partners on Thursday commemorated 10 years of being the place where child victims of often-unspeakable trauma take their initial steps toward finding
Donna Edwards: Children's Advocacy Center plays vital role in communities
First lady toured local facilities that help sex trafficking, juvenile crime victims on Wednesday in Monroe.
River Heritage Day Committee Awards $10,000 To The Children’s Advocacy Center
The Depot Community Room’s Fifth Annual River Heritage Day, held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Audubon Mill Park, featured a slate of activities for kids and adults, and included an evening d…
Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center Shows How Kids Heal From Abuse
"It can be a part of something that happened, it can be a scar," says Kelly Slaven, Chief Clinical Officer at the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center. "It doesn't have to be the driving force in their life."
Tazewell Lunch & Learn program strives to help children, families
PEKIN — What began as a workshop to help children and families has turned into an ongoing Lunch & Learn program, a series of six free workshops