If baseball really wants to shorten games, perhaps it should consider adopting other softball rules. Softball games, for example, are usually played in six innings, so reducing a baseball game from nine to six innings would, on average, shorten a baseball game by one hour and eliminate the need to stop serving beer after the seventh inning.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances that led to a body being found last week near a heavily traveled commercial area.
A Murphysboro man sustained major injuries after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a golf cart Tuesday morning.
Carbondale leaders weighed in Tuesday night on a proposed ordinance that would allow officials to better combat so-called “chronic nuisance houses” that regularly violate local laws governing noise, alcohol, burning, parking and more.
Students returning for a new semester at SIU were welcomed with not one, but two shooting incidents at the conclusion of the first week of classes.
Police are seeking a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred last week.
A longtime county board member who gave up his seat last year to join the John A. Logan College Board of Trustees has died.
Carbondale Police are seeking suspects in a strong-armed robbery that took place late Wednesday evening.
In Carbondale, you won’t be able to pick up a case of beer or a bottle of wine at a gas station anytime soon.
Two Murphysboro residents face charges of aggravated battery and mob action after they allegedly attacked a victim with a Taser and knife last Saturday night.
Contrary to multiple published reports, no one has yet been formally charged in the July 31 shooting of a Carbondale Police officer.