Head-on ATV accident kills one

Jackson County deputies responded to a fatal ATV accident involving brothers late Friday night. Police say the incident occurred on Campground Road, near Ava,...
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Shooting reported in Carbondale

Another shooting has been reported in Carbondale. Officers reportedly responded to shots fired in the 900 block of West Sycamore Street early Sunday morning....
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Jackson County has 13 new cases

Health departments in Southern Illinois reported nearly 30 new cases of Covid-19 on Sunday. The new cases were in Franklin, Jackson, Saline, White and...
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Carbondale chief retires

Longtime Carbondale Police Chief Jeff Grubbs announced Monday his is retiring at the end of September. Grubbs has spent 29 years with the Carbondale...
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Three Covid-19 deaths reported

Three more Covid-19 related deaths have been reported in Southern Illinois. Health departments in Jackson, Jefferson and Perry counties each reported on death Monday....
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Fire destroys Franklin Co. church

Fire has destroyed a church in Franklin County. West City firefighters were called to the structure fire around 3:00 a.m. Monday at the intersection...
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