Harrisburg Superintendent of Schools Dennis Smith tendered his resignation effective Jan. 1, 2014, during Tuesday night's school board meeting, a dramatic change for the district at the end of a turbulent school year.
Polite but firm would be a good way to describe the group of Rocky Branch Community residents who showed up at an Illinois Department of Natural Resources hearing Wednesday. The hearing was in regards to Peabody Energy's application to expand the Cottage ...
The Daily Register/Daily Journal and Eldorado Sons of the American Legion are sponsoring a fun photo contest open to our readers.
The date and time of the parade is the same, only the location will be different.
Pope Francis has been selected by Time magazine as the Person of the Year.
Hardin and Gallatin sheriff's deputies and Illinois State Police have been searching for a Shawneetown woman last seen Dec. 2 in Rosiclare.
Saline County Sheriff's Office has lost a 9-year veteran of the force.
The extension of Leberman Road and Ford Street is completed, though the city council will not formally open it for another week due to winter weather.
JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95....
Retirees from State of Illinois agencies, Universities and Community Colleges and teaching districts around the immediate area heard a presentation Thursday at 9:30 a.m. at Southeastern Illinois College regarding deadlines for filing for Medicare and...
Main Street Eldorado is busy preparing for its annual Main Street Christmas Tree Festival and Holiday Market to be held at the Old Eldorado Courthouse 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Facts about anti-apartheid activist/former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died today at age 95.
The National Weather Service in Paducah is predicting freezing rain, snow and sleet from Thursday evening through Friday morning and has issued a winter storm warning from 6 p.m. Thursday to 6 p.m. Friday.
Donations are down for the Harrisburg Fraternal Order of Police Shop With a Cop, though police are confident they will pick up. Typically in the final week of fundraising the checks begin arriving in a flurry.
The Saline County Grand Jury handed up 35 indictments against 20 individuals Tuesday morning, mainly for drug trafficking charges, according to a press release from Saline County State's Attorney Mike Henshaw.
Nathan Grimsley is going to be an ambassador abroad for the United States. Nathan, 14, is a freshman at the Carrier Mills High School. He has been selected to participate in the People to People Student Ambassador program and will be traveling to Europe...
The new elevator in the Carrier Mills-Stonefort High School is up and running. The elevator passed the state safety inspection on Wednesday afternoon and is now available for use by handicapped students or students with leg or foot injuries.
In 1970 Sam Dillard was just back from his one year tour in Viet Nam. He was looking for a job here in Harrisburg and found one with the U.S. Postal Service.
The women of the Harrisburg First United Methodist Church are using a tried and true method to raise money for worldwide and local missions including the Christian Community and Compassion Center.
Harrisburg City Council is ending its moratorium on leasing property at Harrisburg Lake Dec. 1. During Thursday's city council meeting Public Properties Commissioner Dale Fowler announced amendments to the lake lease ordinance.
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