Community

Church host forum to bring police and youth together

CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI) – On Wednesday night parents and teens filled the Power of Change Christian Church to ask police some tough questions and they got the answers they were looking for. Parents, students and law enforcement gathered at the first Save Our Sons forum to have open dialogue about how to interact with police and […]

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Culture

New Discoveries from Cahokia’s ‘Beaded Burial’…

The people buried in one of America’s most famously ornate prehistoric graves are not who we thought they were, researchers say. A new study of 900-year-old human remains originally unearthed in Illinois almost 50 years ago reveals that their burial has been fundamentally misunderstood — from the number of people actually buried there, to the […]

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Sport

Cahokia invests resources in revitalized football program

David Kvidahl :: Huddled together, the children watched intently. Not quite old enough to join, they sat off to the side or straddled bikes, daydreaming about their time. When their turn comes, practice will look different. It will sound different. That’s the plan, at least. After missing the playoffs the last six seasons, Cahokia High has […]

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Relax

Cahokia Parks and Recreation

Recreation options are many in Cahokia. The Prairies Golf Course, an 18-hole public golf course owned by the Village of Cahokia is open year round. The Cahokia Park features a swimming pool, athletic fields for baseball and soccer, picnic facilities including 4 pavilions, an ice-hockey rink, playground, basketball courts and a lake. The Cahokia Public […]

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