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Defense lifts East St. Louis to sectional championship game  Belleville News-Democrat

The East St. Louis Flyer took on the Herrin Tigers in a southern Illinois high school basketball sectional at Mascoutah High School. The winner advances to the ...



Herrin Community Thanksgiving Dinner to celebrate for 30th year  KFVS

HERRIN, IL (KFVS) - The Herrin Community Thanksgiving Dinner is getting ready to celebrate its 30th year of giving, making it one of the longest running in the ...



Althoff’s turnaround comes to a thrilling end in regional championship game  Belleville News-Democrat

The Althoff Catholic Crusaders of Belleville took on the Herrin Tigers in the championship game of the IHSA Class 3A high school boys basketball regional in ...



Cakes By Ally in Herrin grows into booming business  The Southern

Like many other 17-year-olds, Ally McKinney was in trouble. For one reason or another, she was being punished — grounded by her mother and forced to stay ...



HALL OF FAME MANAGER: Herrin's Tim Miller dies at 76 after long career in Tiger athletics  The Daily Republican

Tim Miller leaves a legacy of *service* to Herrin Tiger athletics.



Herrin High School  The Southern

Herrin High School has selected Matthew Cagle, Maggie Connor, Tyler Cornelius, Allison Grace, Jacob Hartline and Nolan Kramer for honors for academics.



Herrin fishermen reel in the wins at high school bass meets It's been a great start  The Daily Republican

It's been a great start to the bass fishing season for Herrin High School's collection of two-person teams.



2016 Honors: Herrin High School  The Southern

Herrin High School has selected Tucker Dickerson, Bailee Endebrock, Madison LeQuatte, Marlee Russell, Austin Stallman and Madeline Stanley for honors.



Tamara Hovenga | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

CARTERVILLE — Tamara Hovenga, 61, died on Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Mount Vernon Health Care Center in Mount Vernon. She has now found peace ...



Herrin HS math team places second at State HERRIN - The Herrin High School math team claimed  The Daily Republican

HERRIN - The Herrin High School math team claimed the second-place trophy at the Class 2A state tournament in Champaign-Urbana Saturday, totaling 707 ...



New building opens for Our Lady of Mount Carmel School  The Southern

HERRIN — Students, teachers and staff at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School moved to their new school building immediately following Mass on Friday morning ...



Prep Boys Basketball | Ringel scores 17, LeQuatte adds 16 as Herrin downs Cairo  The Southern

HERRIN — After a 10-day layoff, Herrin coach Sayler Shurtz wasn't quite sure what kind of performance he'd see from his team Tuesday night.



Saluki softball signs 5 players, including Herrin's Schullian, for 2020  The Southern

CARBONDALE — SIU softball coach Kerri Blaylock announced the addition of five student-athletes that signed national letters of intent to join the program in the ...



2018 Sounds of the Season Schedule  WSIL TV

WSIL -- Each year school choirs from around the region visit the WSIL and WSIU studios to record our 'Sounds of the Season' program. You can catch the entire ...



Dr. Robert D. Kane | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN — Robert D. Kane M.D. (lovingly known as Dan) passed away Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, at his home in Kissimmee, Florida, surrounded by his wife and ...



Tim Miller | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN — William Timothy “Tim” Miller, 76, passed away at 2:35 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Herrin Hospital.



Herrin tops Marion in girls tennis opener  The Daily Republican

Reagan Ridgway, Kelby Weber and Katie Davis were all unbeaten Tuesday to lead the Herrin High School girls tennis team to a 6-3 win over Marion in the ...



2015 honors: Herrin High School  The Southern

Herrin High School has recognized Kaylee Gaumnitz, Luke Hentrich, Mary Jones, Makenzie Ray, Donielle Whitecotton and Sarah Swick, all of Herrin for ...



Susan J. Miller | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

MARION — Susan J. Miller, 64, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at 1:08 p.m. (Eastern Time) on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, in Cleveland Clinic in ...



Salukis release 2019 football recruiting class  KFVS

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Southern Illinois University has released its complete list of 2019 athletes for signing day. The Salukis have recruited some local ...



Pritzker in Marion: Vocational ed 'critical' to Illinois future  The Daily Republican

MARION -- Vocational education was the focus Sunday afternoon at the Laborers Local 773 Training Facility in Marion when Governor-elect J.B. Pritzker and ...



Herrin school board votes to discontinue hosting high school soccer  The Southern

When Herrin High School soccer players take the field next school year, they will be wearing the orange and blue of Carterville High School after Herrin Unit ...



Photos: Prep Wrestling Regional at Herrin | Photo Galleries  The Southern

Action from the high school wrestling regional that was held at Herrin High School Saturday February 4, 2017.



George Elston | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

CARBONDALE — George Elston, 94, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Helia Healthcare of Energy.



Ballistic shields going to southern Illinois schools  WPSD Local 6

ENERGY, IL — A southern Illinois school district will have ballistic shields to protect students, staff and officers in case there's a gunman on campus.



Herrin High School Pink Out Game  The Southern

Herrin High School Student Government members and sponsor Michaelann Stanley turn out for a check presentation ceremony last year in which $3,932.19 ...



Cuggiono, Italy, to play Herrin High tonight for sister city basketball game  The Southern

Pisoni. Calcaterra. Colombo. Nearly 5,000 miles separate Herrin from Cuggiono, Italy, but the family names printed in both cities' phone books and inscribed in ...



Honoring the past: Herrin set to dedicate complex  The Southern

HERRIN – With the completion of the new $3.8 million mixed-use facility in the fall, there remains just one major piece of business at the Herrin Community Unit ...



Belleville West, Collinsville open season with impressive tournament championships  Belleville News-Democrat

The Belleville, Illinois West High School Maroons, Highland Bulldogs and Collinsville Kahoks IHSA basketball teams won Thanksgiving holiday tournament titles ...



Herrin City Library History Room preserves the town's past  The Southern

HERRIN — Herrin has a history that includes coal mines, Italian immigrants, gangsters and even an amusement and entertainment complex. Some of that ...



The Icon Series: Massac County's Joe Hosman  The Daily Republican

This is the first of a four-part series that will highlight the accomplishments of four legendary southern Illinois basketball coaches. Each part will run Wednesday's ...



Herrin's 1957 basketball team remembered  The Daily Republican

HERRIN - Basketball was the topic of the day Saturday in Herrin where 70 Tigers fans crammed into a small meeting room at the city library to watch two videos ...



Herrin City Library history room houses collection of information and artifacts  The Southern

HERRIN — Details about the rich history of the city of Herrin are tucked away in a room at the north end of Herrin City Library called the History Room.



Herrin's Wells signs to play football at McKendree  The Daily Republican

Herrin High School senior lineman Gage Wells signed a letter of intent last Thursday to play football this fall on scholarship at McKendree University.



Marion opens practice for new season after historic run The Marion High School boys basketball team  The Daily Republican

The Marion High School boys basketball team opened practice for a new season on Monday. But the team that ran drills on the floor at Cuss Wilson Gymnasium ...



Pageant winner's video promoting Herrin making the rounds on Facebook  The Southern

HERRIN — Lindy Stevenson's pageant video promoting Herrin is making the rounds on social media.



Herrin celebrates homecoming this weekend | Plus Edition  The Southern

Herrin High School Homecoming takes the stage this weekend with class reunions, a parade, homecoming queen coronation, Tiger football and homecoming ...



SIUC ‘Bassers’ host high school anglers for first-ever tournament  The Southern

LAKE OF EGYPT — In the next three months, the Saluki Bassers, SIU Carbondale's bass fishing team, will travel across the midwest and south, to participate in ...



Preserving and celebrating Herrin's Italian heritage | Special Sections | thesouthern.com  The Southern

Linda Jennings, director of the History Room at the Herrin City Library, can trace the lineage of many of the Italian families in Herrin and Energy to the tiny ...



Herrin and Nashville win SIRR girls track titles  The Southern

HERRIN — It turns out there really wasn't much of a race in the SIRR girls conference track meet.



Southern Illinois city to reconnect with Italian sister city  KFVS

A Southern Illinois high school teacher is working with Herrin, Illinois residents and people from a Northern Italian town to restore the historical and cultural link ...



These are 2018's standout graduating seniors from Southern Illinois  The Southern

Every year, school administrators and guidance counselors and The Southern Illinoisan newspaper acknowledge the academic and leadership activities of the ...



Only one hitch for Herrin sports complex | Local News  The Southern

HERRIN — Soccer field grass planting that was postponed from spring to this fall is the only problem incurred for the new Herrin High School sports complex off ...



Couple gives posthumous donation to Brewer Foundation  The Southern

A local couple has posthumously given a large donation to the Robert N. Brewer Family Foundation.



Local math students crush competition WILLIAMSON COUNTY  The Daily Republican

WILLIAMSON COUNTY - Students from across Southern Illinois competed earlier this month in the regional competitions for the Illinois Council of Teachers of ...



Milwaukee-based company buys former Maytag facility in Herrin, IL  KFVS

Milwaukee, Wisconsin's Phoenix Investors has purchased the former Maytag facility in Herrin, Illinois.



Old buildings coming back to life in Herrin  WSIL TV

HERRIN -- Illinois' economy has had a major impact on businesses throughout the state. For many communities, old warehouses and factories sit unoccupied.



Trade apprenticeships are helping young people jump into the workforce  The Southern

MARION — Graduate high school, go to a four-year college, get a high-paying job, that's the modern day narrative about how to be successful in today's world ...



SIU Carbondale awards 18 Chancellor's Scholarships for 2018-19  SIU News

CARBONDALE, Ill. — Exceptional efforts in the classroom and in their communities helped this year's Chancellor's Scholars at Southern Illinois University ...



New business heading to Herrin  WSIL TV

HERRIN -- A new business is coming to Herrin. Wednesday, Herrin Mayor Steve Frattini announced Swanson Industries will move into the former Maytag ...



West Frankfort tops Herrin for first win | Varsity Volleyball  The Southern

HERRIN — While the second set was a little more pressure-packed than the first, West Frankfort swept Herrin, 25-18, 25-23, on Monday to win its first volleyball ...



Photos: Herrin High School volleyball vs Carbondale High School | Photo Galleries  The Southern

Action photos from volleyball match between Herrin and Carbondale High Schools that was played Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 at Herrin.



Herrin woman wins $500 a week for life from Illinois Lottery  The Southern

HERRIN — Debbie Howard was spending spring break in Florida when she got a call from her father.



Paul Lenzini | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN — Paul Arthur Lenzini was born June 7, 1954, in Herrin, and passed away Jan. 4, 2017, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Paul was the son of Arthur Lenzini and ...



Keith Warren | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN -- Keith E. Warren, 60, passed away at 3:50 a.m. Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.



Samuel Stotlar | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

MARION —Samuel David Stotlar, 89, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, 2017, in St. Louis University Hospital.



2017's stand-out high school students | Education | thesouthern.com  The Southern

Each year, The Southern Illinois Society for High School Achievement recognizes students from Southern Illinois high schools for their achievements in such ...



Hudson wraps up solid baseball career at Spalding  The Southern

Kyle Hudson wrapped up his collegiate baseball career on a high note after receiving multiple awards pitching for Spalding University in Louisville, Ky.



Darren Josten | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN — Darren W. Josten, 48, after a courageous fight with cancer, passed away at 6:58 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at his residence surrounded by his ...



Phillip Palmer to retire from Williamson County bench; son announces his candidacy for judge  The Daily Republican

Judge Phillip Palmer, a 24-year veteran of the Williamson County Circuit Court, has decided to retire from the bench, saying he intends to honor the promise he ...



Herrin's Russell to spike for Logan  The Daily Republican

Marissa Russell said she was pretty much resigned to the fact that she wouldn't be continuing her athletic career beyond the doors of Herrin High School.



10-year-old southern Illinois girl battles cancer for a third time  KFVS

A 10-year-old girl from southern Illinois is battling cancer for the third time since 2006.



Some local public school administrators salaries rival those at SIU  The Southern

Teachers in Southern Illinois public schools take home $49626 per year on average — or about 79 percent as much as the average teacher statewide.



Brewer Foundation | Community of Giving | thesouthern.com  The Southern

Visionary Entrepreneur, the late Bob Brewer was a life-long resident of Herrin and Marion, Illinois. His life represented commitment to family and community and ...



St. Clare girls track team wins state, sets records  Belleville News-Democrat

Junior High School Sports News: The girls track team from St. Clare Catholic School in O'Fallon, IL won the SIJHSAA state track meet. O'Fallon is in Southern ...



Bishop dedicates new Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Grade School  The Messenger

At a time when many Catholic schools are shutting down or partnering with other parish schools, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Regional Grade School in Herrin ...



Lawler, Solverson, Ruocco win judicial primaries in Southern Illinois  The Southern

Voters chose judicial candidates in the First and 20th Judicial Circuits on Tuesday.



FDL Costumes offers unique service | Local Business  The Southern

HERRIN -- Lead designer and event coordinator Kyle Brooks wants local people to know he offers a unique *service* and local product that does not necessitate a ...



Herrin conference crowns for first time | | thesouthern.com  The Southern

WEST FRANKFORT — The Herrin girls successfully defended their Ohio Division title and were joined by the boys to sweep the SIRR cross country ...



Herrin tennis team wins own tournament; Marion third  The Daily Republican

The Herrin High School girls tennis team repeated as champions of its own tournament Saturday, with Mt. Carmel coming in second and Marion placing third in ...



Riley jumps at chance of Olympics | Varsity Track | thesouthern.com  The Southern

It's literally a huge leap from the national junior college championships to the Olympic trials, but Herrin's Zack Riley is ready for the challenge.



Fitzjerrells' hot shooting leads Mount Vernon past Herrin  The Southern

HERRIN — Braden Fitzjerrells continued to dominate the Pyramid Plus tournament on Friday.



Scott Walker's release from federal prison is a tale of shifting drug policies  The Southern

Judge Phil Gilbert addresses the man standing behind his bench. “How do you feel?”



Donald Morgan Sr. | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

HERRIN -- Donald Ray “Donut” Morgan Sr., 59, died Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at his home after a courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease).



Southern Illinois well represented in bass fishing finals  The Daily Republican

Benton, Crab Orchard, Nashville, Pinckneyville and West Frankfort high schools qualified for the state bass fishing tournament May 19-20 at Carlyle Lake, with ...



2016's stand-out high school students | Education | thesouthern.com  The Southern

Each year, The Southern Illinois Society for High School Achievement recognizes students from Southern Illinois high schools for their achievements in such ...



SIH Summer Internship Program helps shape careers | Healthcare  The Southern

For Danielle Fisher, a charge nurse at Herrin Hospital, a high school internship has helped shape her career. Fisher was in the first class of students accepted ...



Nashville wins SIRR again in thrilling fashion  The Southern

HERRIN -- Nashville needed just a little extra time to beat Murphysboro Saturday to earn its third straight SIRR conference volleyball championship Saturday.



Anthony Beck and Ashley Nelson | Engagements | thesouthern.com  The Southern

Ashley Nelson and Anthony Beck announce their engagement.



Fowler brings together area students for first-ever Youth Advisory Council  The Vienna TImes

On Nov. 15, State Sen. Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) welcomed dozens of high school students from across the 59th Senate District to his first-ever Youth Advisory ...



Traffic Safety Days leaves lasting impression on Benton students  Benton Evening News

More than 1500 driver's education students from Benton High School and throughout the region gathered at the Marion City Pavilion to participate in the 10th ...



2016 PARCC test results  Chicago Tribune

The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...



Students graduate high school with a college degree  WSIL TV

VIENNA -- Some southern Illinois teens will graduate from high school and college at the same time.



'Historic' drug bust? | Crime/Courts | thesouthern.com  The Southern

MARION — In December, Williamson County State's Attorney Brandon Zanotti called a press conference and, cameras rolling, boasted that a grand jury had ...



Sports clinic for coaches focuses on player concussions  Du Quoin Evening Call

On Friday, over 80 area coaches gathered at Rent One Park's Diamond Club in Marion for a first-of-its-kind "sportsology" clinic to help keep athletes in prime ...



All 2015 honors recipients by high school | Education  The Southern

The Southern Illinoisan honored the region's top high-school graduates this past Tuesday at The Southern Illinoisan's 45th Annual Southern Illinois Society for ...



SIU Carbondale awards 26 Chancellor's Scholarships  SIU News

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Exceptional efforts in the classroom and in their communities are among the qualities of this year's Chancellor's Scholars at Southern ...



Whitson-Owen named president of Women's Bar Association  The Southern

Eugena Whitson-Owen of Arlington Heights, formerly of Herrin, has been named president of the Women's Bar Association of Illinois. She was installed at a ...



2016 Girl Scout Cookie sales begin Saturday | Food | thesouthern.com  The Southern

America loves Girl Scout Cookies, but you can only get them for a short time each year. My favorite flavor is Thin Mints, and I am not the only one.



SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data  Chicago Tribune

Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...



JALC hosts young artists and writers  The Daily Republican

CARTERVILLE - Recycled fashion and poems about Katniss Everdeen (Hunger Games) and goat cheese filled the conference rooms at John A. Logan College ...



Virgil Martin | Obituaries | thesouthern.com  The Southern

COLP -- Virgil Eugene Martin Virgil made his eternal transition to be with our Lord at 1:43 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, in Marion VA Hospital.



Marion country musician making waves in Music City  The Southern

Aaron R. Smith tried not to stare. The 35-year-old Marion native had been making surprisingly rapid progress in the tight-knit Nashville songwriting community.



Whitwell High Wins Tournament On Lake Guntersville  BassResource.com

the Bassmaster High School Southern Open tournament on Lake Guntersville.



'Small and mighty' Hornets take second at state  The Randolph County Herald-Tribune

HERRIN -- It's a cliche, but it's true: you can't teach height.



Submit A Press Release | thesouthern.com  The Southern

A press release or news release is a way for a news source to provide information to the newspaper. That information preferably will be typed, but handwritten ...



Southern high-school awardees include overcomers | Education  The Southern

CHRISTOPHER — Hayden Thorn Hall remembers the day back in fifth grade when he visited a friend's home.



Unhappy campers: Camp Cedar Point fans criticize Girl Scouts' closure plans  The Southern

MAKANDA — It wasn't just the hiking, swimming and canoeing in the beautiful setting of the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge that left a lasting impression ...



Change of Subject: Final seconds tell the tale for mathletes  Change of Subject - Chicago Tribune Blog

CHAMPAIGN - The actual moment of truth Saturday lasted 8 seconds, but the suspense had been building for about an hour: Would Naperville North High ...



David Lee Murphy writing songs for industry's biggest stars  The Southern

Jason Aldean is the most popular male singer in the country music universe, with the possible exceptions of Eric Church and Luke Bryan. All three are ...



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