Meghan Cole joins Tom Miller in the studio to talk about the upcoming 9th Annual Southern Illinois Chili Cook-Off, happening Saturday, November 4th at The Marion Elks Lodge.

Steve Sowers with Saluki Athletics joins us to talk about Saluki Fan Fest tonight and the upcoming SIU football season....
State Comptroller Susana Mendoza (D) joins The Morning Newswatch....
Jackson County Health Department COVID-19 Operations Chief Paula Clark joins The Morning Newswatch....