Breaking News Bar
Articles filed under
Tackling The Numbers Issue In High School Football
Concussion discussion not only factor in lack of numbers at some southern Illinois schools
By Spyder Dann
Aug 23, 2018 12:50 PM
At the fair CCHS junior is Duck Derby ambassador The big race will be Sept. 2 at the Du Quoin State Fair
Special Olympics Illinois athlete Sheridan Kevonne Coleman of Carbondale will serve as the 2018 Duck Ambassador at the Duck Derby Dash Sept. 2 at the Du Quoin State Fair.
Aug 24, 2018 10:50 AM
At last, our summer of 'Fortnite' has ended. Let's dance!
This year, all those yellow school buses hitting the streets bring with them a very special case of the blues. That's because those buses, hallmarks of new years and fresh beginnings, are a poor substitute for the blue "Battle Bus," that vehicle of beeping anticipation that delivers eager sharpshooters to the field of war in the supremely popular video game "Fortnite."
Aug 17, 2018 11:14 AM
Church gives away 1,000 backpacks of school supplies
The Rev. Chris Swims and the people at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Carbondale once again have translated compassion into action and watched their efforts, and their joy, multiply. For more than a decade, the senior pastor and his congregation have been providing backpacks and school supplies to as many students as possible at the start of the school year.
BY CHANDA GREEN
Aug 17, 2018 11:29 AM
School employee continues tradition of serenading teachers at year's start
Marvin Courson, 73 years old, mail courier at Carbondale Elementary School District 95 since 1990 -- and, we will note, a nearly 20-year sports contributor to the Carbondale Times -- has been serenading the teachers on the first day of school for well over a decade.
BY CHANDA GREEN
Aug 17, 2018 11:31 AM
Carbondale looks back on, and ahead to, eclipse fever
One year later, some still don't know quite what to make of Carbondale's big moment in -- or, rather, out of -- the sun.
By Geoff Ritter
Aug 17, 2018 11:24 AM
Boy killed in crash had an inner 'spark'
A 5-year-old boy killed Monday by a passing car on Carbondale's northeast side is being remembered this week for his "spark" and "energy."
Aug 17, 2018 11:34 AM
Carbondale student gets perfect ACT score of 36
Carbondale's ian Kinsel earns a perfect ACT score.
Submitted by Stephanie Esters
Aug 10, 2018 10:35 AM
Southern Illinois equine program outgrows its home
A local equine therapy program has outgrown its facility and is looking for help from the state for funding to expand.
BY HOLLY KEE
Aug 7, 2018 1:29 PM
Letters to the editor
Readers weigh in on the issues of the week.
Jul 27, 2018 3:24 PM
Show 11-20 of 304
Terms of Service
Copyright © 2018 Southern Illinois Local Media Group, LLC.
Nation & World
Police & Fire
Letters to the Editor
Search Benton Evening News
More ways to search Daily Herald
Search DailyHerald.com obituaries. »
Daily Herald newspaper archive
Find archived newspaper articles back to 1901. »
Start a New Subscription