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Byron Hetzler Photographer 618-351-5031
Molly Parker Reporter 618-351-5079
Isaac Smith Reporter 618-351-5823
Marilyn Halstead Reporter 618-351-5078
Shawn Anglin Copy editor 618-351-5085
Kathy Smits Editorial Assistant 618-351-5076
Patrick Jones Night Clerk 618-351-5080
Sara Treat Copy Editor 618-351-5804
Jackson Brandhorst Sports Clerk 618-351-5816
Brooke Beckmann Copy Editor 618-351-5012
Obituaries Support Support Line 618-351-5075
Lauren Cross Interim Local News Editor 618-351-5807
Les O'Dell 618-203-3312
Kallie Cox Reporter 217-899-9985


Todd Hefferman Sports reporter 618-351-5087
Bucky Dent Prep sports writer 618-351-5086
Braden Fogal Prep sports writer 618-351-5178


Donna Denson President and Director of Local Sales and Marketing 618-351-5038
Tina Moon Advertising Sales Executive 618-351-5026
Susan Eubanks Advertising Sales Executive 618.351.5089
Kathi Odum Multimedia Sales Executive 618-351-5065


Shad Hicks Circulation Director 618-351-5061
Blake Turpin Circulation Manager 618-351-5017

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Jessica Roberts Customer Service Clerk
Lauren George Customer Service Supervisor/Single Copy Manager 618-351-5035

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