The Southern - 3pm-update

Carbondale Church of Christ, Gaia House to give away household items

Two local groups will have events to help those who need items for their homes. Read more

Wilson: Tweaking the Cards’ narrative

What a difference a week makes. Read more

Hefferman: Salukis' Beane wins league title in Bulgaria

Todd Hefferman

Former Saluki basketball player Anthony Beane may have found his place in Europe, in between trying out for the NBA. Read more

Sports: Nature's enormity on display


Last Monday was a reality check. Read more

SIU Allocation hearing to be held Monday in Carbondale

A hearing regarding the future funding allocation to the SIU campuses is to be held in Carbondale on Monday. Read more

West campus comes alive: Students move in for first year of consolidated housing

CARBONDALE — Cassidy Battista is nervous. Read more

Chris Gregory writes software for a new Animation Station at The Science Center

The Science Center has a new exhibit called the Animation Station, thanks to the help of a volunteer. Read more

Memorial Squad near Joliet makes sure veterans get last honors

JOLIET — George Anthos spent just three years in the Army, from 1955 to 1957, before returning home to Illinois and pursuing a profession a… Read more

Southern Illinois neighbors: Obituaries published today

Read through the obituaries published in today's edition of the The Southern Illinoisan. Read more


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Locals can get renters or homeowners insurance at low starting rates


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Social Seen: SIH Gala

More than 500 supporters attended the fifth annual SIH Foundation Gala on April 13 at the SIU Student Center Ballroom and International Lou… Read more

Social Seen: Walker’s Bluff Art and Wine Fest

On Saturday, May 19, wine lovers and art lovers united for an event at Walker’s Bluff. More than 50 art vendors from the region set up boot… Read more