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Clubhouse Chatter: What is your favorite piece of sports memorabilia?
Area coaches, athletic directors, current and former players answer questions as they wait for the games to resume.
By Spyder Dann
Jul 2, 2020 10:26 AM
Davis Staying In the Groove
Former Harrisburg standout shaking off COVID-19 rust by playing in Kansas City Summer League
By Spyder Dann
Jul 2, 2020 10:32 AM
Our view: Consider that 45% of fireworks injuries are kids under 12
Before you turn the Fourth of July into a blast, be aware of who you may hurt.
Jul 1, 2020 10:49 AM
Pomp and circumstance: Photos from Johnston City, Goreville graduations
Jul 1, 2020 10:56 AM
Summer's often overlooked fishing holes in southern Illinois
It is easy to overlook some of summer's best fishing. We spend so much of our fishing attention on lakes, reservoirs, and rivers while overlooking those ponds so close to home.
Submitted by Don Gasaway
Jul 1, 2020 6:38 PM
Two-vehicle crash claims the life of a Marion man
MARION -- A Marion man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in rural Williamson County last Thursday. According to a preliminary report from Illinois State Police, 73-year-old Gerald Morris of Marion was traveling north on Paulton Road when he failed to stop before crossing Illinois Route 13.
Marion Republican staff report
Jun 30, 2020 9:07 AM
Relay For Life luminaria display and ceremony set for July 18 in Marion
MARION -- Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the previously scheduled Relay For Life Festival of Hope (Williamson, Franklin, Saline and Gallatin) event will now hold a Luminaria Display and Ceremony at Tower Square Plaza on the evening of July 18 in place of the traditional event. Community members are invited to walk through the display from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. with a Luminaria Ceremony and breaking of the glow sticks set for 8:30 p.m. "During this difficult time, cancer won't stop, and neither will we," said Martha Clendenin, co-chairwoman. "Even though we cannot currently be face-to-face in a traditional Relay For Life event, we're committed to continuing to fight cancer head-on and hope that you will stand together with us, even when we're apart."
Submitted by Stephanie Smith
Jun 30, 2020 8:54 AM
Reed Absher creates masks to inspire school spirit
In a time where wearing masks is the new norm, a one local citizen saw an opportunity to inspire small town pride.
By Bella Morris
Jul 1, 2020 12:02 PM
Gerald Morris of Marion
Gerald W. Morris, age 73, resident of rural Marion, passed away 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2020, as the result of an automobile accident on Illinois Route 13 at Paulton Road near Crab Orchard. He was born on March 14, 1947, in Williamson County, Illinois, the son of the late Gaither Morris and Mary Howell Morris.
Jun 29, 2020 12:18 PM
SEMO season opener against Dayton canceled due to COVID-19
Redhawks looking for Week 1 opponent
By SEMO Sports Information
Jun 29, 2020 9:21 AM
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