It probably seemed like a good idea at the time: Move 250,000 orphans and homeless children from crowded Eastern cities to new lives in the Mi…
MARION — Southern Illinois made a solid comeback attempt, but it wasn’t quite enough Saturday night.
MOUNT VERNON — The reaction from everyone who saw it was nearly identical.
AVA — After 54 years as one of the spiritual leaders for Catholics in Southern Illinois, a much-beloved priest is leaving the pulpit — not wit…
The Adam B. Lawler Law Firm LLC has announced that Joshua D. Shirley has joined the firm as an associate attorney. New
The Rotary Club of the Carterville Area is teaming up with S&B's Burger Joint in Carbondale for a Pay It Forward fundraiser. New
Dear Abby: I have been married 40 years, and it's just the two of us. I work full time and make a good living. We have a large house in a grea…
After more than 42 months of planning, St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau opened its new five-story patient tower July 1.
The Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees should take a deep breath, tap the local talent and suspend the search for a long-term chan…
As the impasse over the state budget has unfolded over the past few weeks, I've had multiple people ask me on a daily basis whether lawmakers …
To the Editor:
How much harm are the video gaming machines causing in Southern Illinois?
Wet weather in Southern Illinois has been an annoyance to many residents, but to farmers in the region, it can be detrimental.
Ashton Ellis and Jared Clutts announce their engagement.
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Zebos of Pinellas Park, Florida, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at a family gathering in Pinellas Park.
As Americans, we take care of our veterans. Illinois is proud to be home to more than 700,000 men and women who have served our country and wo…
The devil is not in the details. It's in the entire conception of the Iran deal, animated by President Obama's fantastical belief that he, uni…
The following editorial ran in Friday's Washington Post.
ALKHOZAIMI, Luord, DAWOD, Sameer, a daughter, Monday, June 22, 2015, Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Normally, I would only make a confession of this nature in a small, dimly-lit space in the corner of a church: I plan to watch the World Cup c…
Question: Every time I close my Windows 7 PC, I get a message that says there is a "long running script" that needs to be closed. How do I get…
URBANA — Authorities say three restaurant employees were injured with cooking grease when a car hit a barbeque restaurant in Urbana.
STEELEVILLE — The first game on the final day of the 8th annual Harold Harmsen Wooden Bat Classic will be winner takes all when Sparta Post 39… Updated: 11:53 pm
CHICAGO — A woman who has repeatedly tried to sneak aboard airplanes has been arrested again a day after being released from Cook County Jail …
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A published report says cash-strapped East St. Louis paid state Sen. James Clayborne's law firm more than $775,000…
CHICAGO — Dozens of legal and financial firms have been paid roughly $18 million in fees from borrowing and debt-refinancing deals with Chicag… Updated: 11:11 pm
One person suffered minor injuries from a crash involving three vehicles Friday in Perry County.
SPRINGFIELD — The race to replace former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has shaped up as a classic Republican primary, pitting the son of a longtime I… Updated: 11:03 pm
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois is honoring the nine victims of last month's shooting at a historic black church. Updated: 11:11 pm
SPRINGFIELD — The state budget stalemate is affecting services and projects in central Illinois.
A 49-year-old Murphysboro man was found dead today in Carbon Lake, according to Jackson County Sheriff's Office.
Thumbs up to independent redistricting.
- Sun, Jul 05, 5:30 pm
- Washington Ave Baptist Church , JOHNSTON CITY
- Mon, Jul 06
- Morris Library, Carbondale
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- Marion Cultural and Civic Center, Marion
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- De Soto City Park, De Soto, IL 62924