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2018 Madison County Property Tax Report: East Alton, Madison, Pontoon Beach, Highland have highest property tax bills

By LGIS Newsfeed | Aug 27, 2018

Charlotte and Steve Blackledge are asking $429,000 for their 4,100 square foot ranch at 5200 Fox Cove in Edwardsville, overlooking the 18th fairway of Fox Creek Golf Course.

Analysis: Edwardsville schools’ spending growing five times faster than enrollment

By Metro East Sun Reports | Mar 29, 2017

Local property tax spending by Edwardsville Community Unit School District 7 grew 35 percent between 2015 and 2005, while district enrollment grew just seven percent.

Law Day 2016 reveals children's side of Miranda rights

By Taryn Phaneuf | May 5, 2016

Some of the detainees in the Madison County Juvenile Detention Center say they learned too late the cost of not understanding or not embracing their right to stay silent during a police interrogation.

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