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.
A Carbondale man faces heroin and cannabis charges after he was arrested late Monday evening in Energy.
Two Carbondale residents have been sentenced to multiple years in prison for their roles in an armed robbery at a motel last year.
A Carbondale man who threatened to kill three people with a shotgun last October on South Poplar Street was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison.
A Christmas evening traffic stop may not have brought much cheer to three Marion residents, but it did leave them facing a handful of drug and weapon charges.
A Carbondale business owner is celebrating this week after he finally recovered money in a year-old fraud case that involved a bad check, links to an online gay escort service and a little bit of intrepid detective work.
The 30-year prison sentence for a Carbondale man convicted of conspiracy to distribute pot was among nearly a hundred President Obama commuted last week.
A Cobden man faces numerous charges after he allegedly led Carbondale Police on an inter-county car chase Wednesday morning.
Sometimes, Tom Wenzel just sits on a nearby bench and watches the reactions from passersby — hints of familiarity from the older ones, gleeful looks from the children and grandchildren.
A senior at Carbondale Community High School and his friend, a 2015 graduate, have been identified as the two killed Saturday as a result of a traffic accident on the city’s east side.
On Dec. 2, members of Carbondale’s International Association of Firefighters Local 1961 presented a check for $1,200 to the SIH Foundation.