The service launches at noon Thursday, meaning residents will be able to request a ride through Lyft by using their mobile device. Users will have to download the application, sign up and then request a ride.
Carbondale’s city manager should offer the position of police chief to Jeff Grubbs.
The wineries along the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail walked away big winners at the 2015 Illinois Wine Competition.
A Carterville man was sentenced to 15 years in prison last week for an automobile burglary in Murphysboro last year.
A Carbondale man faces multiple charges after he allegedly robbed a local business at gunpoint and dragged a local police officer about 100 feet with his car as he tried to make his escape.
Two Carbondale men face weapon charges following an incident in which a gun allegedly was pointed at a crowd of people Saturday morning.
A son of migrant farm workers in California and a one-time associate professor at SIU, Juan Felipe Herrera will be the next U.S. poet in chief.
A man was found guilty in Jackson County this week of battery to a police officer and possession of cannabis, among other charges.
A local man is spending his first week in prison after pleading guilty to drunkenly delivering a pizza to, of all places, the Jackson County Courthouse.
The popular Sunset Concert series will return for its 37th year in Carbondale June 18 — and this year’s shows will be followed by a similar upstart series in Murphysboro.
A Carbondale man has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for his role in an armed robbery late last year.