"Short Stories from the Neighborhood," a collection of personal recollections from Carbondale Community High School alumni recall a simpler time.
BENTON — Freeburg pitcher Lane Otten minimized the damage on Wednesday afternoon, allowing just two runs and then working his way out of a bases-loaded, one-out second-inning jam. His teammates responded with nine runs in the top of the third…
- Stage name: Ice Cube- Real name: O’Shea JacksonAs one of the pioneers of gangsta rap, O’Shea Jackson took a nickname just like everyone else in N.W.A., his hip-hop group that also launched the careers of Eazy-E and Dr. Dre.…
The political landscape in Illinois has changed and political scientists with the SIU Paul Simon Public Policy Institute have the maps to prove it.
Across Southern Illinois and the country, a shortage of paramedic and emergency medical technicians is hampering ambulance services and putting lives at risk.
DU QUOIN — Outdoor sports are often precarious at best in the spring and Saturday was the definition of why as a hard late-morning downpour forced the cancellation and suspension of multiple games.
CHRISTOPHER — Seiger Shurtz, who led the Christopher High School girls basketball team to a Black Diamond Conference and Christopher Regional championship this past season, has accepted a new teaching position at Benton High School, effective this fall.
Spike Lee’s first independent films in the 1980s—“She’s Gotta Have It” and “School Daze”—launched the director-producer as a major stylist. Lee writes, directs, acts in, and also produces his films, including the acclaimed “Do the Right Thing,” starring Samuel L.…
Area residents can get rid of unwanted household chemicals during a one-day collection event, Saturday, June 4.
A program at Rend Lake College funded is helping people interested in agriculture connect with the resources they will need should they choose to enter the field.
On Saturday, half of the remaining 1A and 2A high school baseball teams in the state of Illinois will take the field for the final time this season and the Benton and Goreville Sectionals will be the site of those…
Elissa Miller, an Egyptian Community Unit School District math teacher is one of ten Illinois educators to win a 2022 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching.
This week's new entertainment releases include Harry Styles' third solo album, a reboot of "Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers," and Emmy Rossum stars in a series about media personality Angelyne.
Across the region and nation, parents are scrambling to find formula for their infants. A recall and supply chain woes have led to shortages.
MURPHYSBORO — A couple of timely hits combined with a key defensive miscue and some baserunning mistakes by the opposition allowed the Murphysboro Red Devils to post a 5-1 nonconference win over Jackson County rival, Carbondale on Thursday.
ZEIGLER — The Zeigler-Royalton/Christopher High School softball team is tough enough to beat when the opponent has the same number of players in the starting lineup.
The critically acclaimed Illinois native singer/songwriter Daniel Knox is best known for curating musical scores to accompany live theatre and film works by David Lynch. But his bittersweet and emotional tune, "The Girl from Carbondale" resonates close to home.
The Carbondale City Council approved a $72.4 million dollar budget for fiscal year 2023 during its meeting April 26 which included raises for all employees.
Since its founding in 2016, the Savannah Bananas have been busting up baseball's unwritten rules, drawing in sold-out crowds and nearly 2.5 million TikTok followers.
MARION – Mount Vernon made the most of its opportunities Saturday morning at Rent One Park to turn its seven hits into as many runs, topping Harrisburg 7-4 despite being outhit 11-7.
CARBONDALE – It was about pitching and defense for the Terriers in their 6-2 win over Murphysboro Friday night.