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Appellate court rules for credit card owner in suit over debt

Kristin Regula Feb. 17, 2017, 7:27am

MOUNT VERNON – Midland Funding v. Hilliker, a collection lawsuit that began in St. Clair County Circuit Court in 2013, has been remanded by the Fifth District Appellate Court, which affirmed a ruling in favor of defendant Melissa Hilliker.    

Proposed payroll tax seen as burden on business

Kristin Regula Feb. 2, 2017, 8:54am

While it might not be such a problem for big businesses to absorb a proposed "Business Opportunity" tax - "for the privilege of doing business in the state" - small business owners could suffer the greatest.

Slusser to be sworn in as new Madison County Treasurer on Wednesday

Kristin Regula Dec. 20, 2016, 3:29pm

Slusser to succeed previous Treasurer Kurt Prenzler, who was elected County Board Chairman