Saturday , February 4 2023

Southern Illinois News

MORE DETAILS RELEASED INTO MONDAY’S ARREST OF SALEM MAN ON CHILD PORN CHARGES

SALEM – More details have been released in the Monday arrest of a 40-year-old Salem man charged Tuesday morning in Marion County Court with multiple counts of possessing child pornography. Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies led the investigation that resulted in the Monday afternoon arrest of Anthony L. Phillips at his …

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ABSHER FAMILY HEALTH CENTER AND CARMI FAMILY MEDICINE RIBBON CUTTING SET FOR MONDAY

CARMI – Ferrell Hospital invites you to join them for the Absher Family Health Center and Carmi Family Medicine Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Monday at 10 a.m. The facility is located at 1338 Illinois 1 in Carmi. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing during the event.

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SIU PROVIDES ADDITIONAL $3.7M IN EMERGENCY GRANTS TO STUDENTS

CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale has distributed an additional $3.7 million from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) as emergency grants to students.  This is on top of $8 million distributed to students earlier this fall. Students originally had received $500 to $1,500, depending on their financial needs. …

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TEMPORARY AREA CLOSINGS DURING FIREARM DEER SEASONS AT REND LAKE

BENTON –  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake reminds visitors that many locations on Rend Lake will be closed during the state firearm deer hunting seasons. The following recreation areas will be temporarily closed to all vehicle and foot traffic during the first firearm deer season, November …

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SOUTHERN ILLINOIS COVID-19 INFORMATION

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – Click on the links below to see the latest COVID-19 information from our local health departments.  Egyptian Health Department Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department Hamilton County Health Department Jackson County Health Department Jefferson County Health Department Perry County Health Department Southern Seven Health Department Illinois Department of Public …

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SENATOR FOWLER TO SEEK RE-ELECTION IN THE ILLINOIS 59TH DISTRICT

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – State Sen. Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) announced today that he will seek re-election to continue to represent the communities, businesses, and hard-working families of the 59th Illinois Senate District. Fowler is one of the most active members of the Illinois General Assembly serving on the Education, Higher Education, …

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