Isaac Smith is a reporter covering Jackson County.
Wednesday is Carbondale Police Chief Jeff Grubbs' last day on the job. As city leaders and elected officials reflect on his years of service and his retirement, professionalism is a word almost all used to describe his legacy.
The Carbondale Driver Services facility has been temporarily closed after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
The expansion of vote-by-mail in Illinois has produced a lot of political discourse, and at times a lot of hot air, but Southern Illinois county clerks are confident in their systems for the Nov. 3 general election.
A business development nonprofit in Carbondale is taking applications for 25 $1,000 grants for local businesses.
One person was arrested after a shooting in Marion on Wednesday.
A Cairo man has been arrested in connection to an August shooting in Paducah.
The Carbondale City Council during its regular meeting Tuesday stepped up its efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by passing an ordinance placing the responsibility on employers to ensure their workers wear masks.
When COVID-19 came to town and shut much of the local economy down, WDBX community radio did what it’s always done — found a way to make due and get through a tough situation.
CARBONDALE — Jackson County voters in the Nov. 3 general election will be faced with a choice of who should be their state’s attorney: an incu…
MARION — Finding common ground in having a big heart, a Marion couple found a way to give back to those in need while also teaming up with the…