Higher Education Reporter
Les covers higher education, business and faith issues. A three-degree graduate of SIU, he has written for The Southern since 2009, joining the newsroom staff in 2021. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or 618-351-5036.
Reporter Les O'Dell will be taking readers through "The Southern Illinois 100" — a list of items, places, people and icons that are synonymous…
More information will be shared with families as it becomes available, the organization said.
Woody Hester, a renowned health care leader and author will speak about leadership Sept. 25 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Anna cannabis grower aeriz is hoping to fill up to 200 positions in the next few months and they are starting efforts with a two-day job fair this week at the Shawnee Community College Anna Extension Center on Tuesday and Saturday.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Austin A. Lane visits with a group of new students and parents on a campus tour during new …
Masks will be required at all Illinois long-term care facilities, day cares and Pre-K-12 schools, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Wednesday amid a nationwide surge of COVID-19.
Getting away from it all is easy in the Shawnee National Forest. Nearly 300,000 acres in Southern Illinois offers hiking, camping, fishing, horseback riding and more.
From antiques to zip lines, the area around the Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois offers a wide variety of activities, attractions and tastes.