Former Carbondale Police Chief Jody O’Guinn says that right after City Manager Kevin Baity fired him, Baity took him to get a gun. O’Guinn, who was dismissed Aug. 18 after five years as the city's police chief, says he was immediately required to turn over his badge, his city phone and the keys to his city vehicle.
Information and petition forms for Carbondale’s spring municipal election are now available at the Carbondale City Clerk’s Office.
Three people have been convicted in connection with a beating and robbery that took place last spring at a Carbondale motel.
Fired Carbondale Police chief Jody O’Guinn says he filed an appeal of his termination with the city Friday as a means of 'exhausting all my administrative options.'
Last week, three unions representing employees at SIU announced an administrative law judge’s ruling concluding that because of unfair bargaining strategies, the SIU administration wrongly imposed four unpaid furlough days on workers in 2011 and now must repay them.
A Carbondale man has been sentenced to prison on a methamphetamine charge originating in May.
The Literacy Program at John A. Logan College is seeking volunteers to provide tutoring services to adult learners.
The chairman of a city commission that has turned a critical eye on the Carbondale Police Department in recent months has filed his own grievance against the department.
Skyline Creek Productions will present the Tony Award-winning musical “Chicago” Aug. 14 to 17 at the Marion Cultural and Civic Center.
A man who robbed a Carbondale bank earlier this year has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
The committee for the Traveling Vietnam Wall coming to Carbondale is seeking qualified volunteers to perform “honor watches.”