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City designates Attucks as part of historic district
Attucks High School, Carbondale's long-closed black high school, has been designated by the Carbondale City Council as the centerpiece of a planned landmark district.
By Curtis Winston
Jan 27, 2023 8:57 AM
Rotarians support Dentmon Center
The Rotary Club of Carbondale Breakfast recently made a $2,500 donation to the Dentmon Center for its summer program.
Jan 27, 2023 8:56 AM
Equine services effort nets $8,000 donation
Specialized Equine Services was the recipient of $8,000 on July 5 at that day's meeting of '100+ Women Who Care' at Walker's Bluff Tasting Room.
Submitted by Patrica Nardini
Sep 7, 2022 5:15 PM
State treasurer Frerichs makes swing through southern Illinois
Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs visited the area this week to highlight programs that allow workers to save for their own retirement and help small nonprofits provide services to disadvantaged people.
Submitted by the Office of Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs
Sep 7, 2022 5:12 PM
Rich Miller On Springfield: How much has Jesse White meant to down-ballot Democrats?
Jesse White became a singularly unifying force in Illinois politics. He routinely managed to win areas where no other Democrat could even hope to compete.
By Rich Miller
Sep 7, 2022 4:50 PM
Carbondale youth wins scholarship for organists
Chet Hemstreet of Carbondale is one of three recipients of the 2022 scholarship award from the Southern Illinois Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.
Submitted by Jane Otte
Sep 7, 2022 4:23 PM
Sidebar: Culture of cruelty persists despite decades of warnings at Illinois-run mental health facility
This article was produced for ProPublica's Local Reporting Network in partnership with Lee Enterprises, along with Capitol News Illinois. Over a year ago, the security chief at Choate Mental Health and Developmental Center in southern Illinois sent an email to the head of the state agency that operates the facility, warning her of dangerous conditions inside.
By Molly Parker, Lee Enterprises Midwest
Sep 7, 2022 4:06 PM
Brutal beatings, abuse plague state-run mental health facility, investigation reveals
Consequences are few as reports of heinous abuse continue at Choate facility in Anna.
By Beth Hundsdorfer, Capitol News Illinois
Sep 7, 2022 4:04 PM
SIU football opens season with 64-29 setback at Incarnate Word
Incarnate Word overcame a lengthy, pregame lightning delay and an in-game power outage to beat Southern Illinois, 64-29, in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.
By Tom Weber
Sep 7, 2022 3:35 PM
Area libraries receive state PNG funds for tech, mentors
Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White awarded $627,624 in 2023 Project Next Generation (PNG) grants to 30 public libraries statewide, including the Carbondale Public Library.
Submitted by the Illinois Secretary of State's Office
Sep 7, 2022 3:33 PM
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