HARRISBURG, Ill. (Jan. 15, 2020) – The Ella Elizabeth Hise Museum of Regional Art at Southeastern Illinois College will open the Regional Photographer Exhibit Tuesday, Feb. 2. This show will run through Friday, May. 14. Artists from across the region have submitted works... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (Nov. 20, 2020) – The Ella Elizabeth Hise Museum of Regional Art at Southeastern Illinois College is busy preparing for their next show, the Regional Photographer Exhibit. This show will run Feb. 2- May 14, 2021, in both the main and west galleries... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (October 14, 2020) - The 2020 USA Archery Collegiate 3D North Regional Championship took place Sept. 26 at Southeastern Illinois College’s Archery Center. This was the second year that SIC has hosted this tournament through USA Archery. This tournament had 38 registered archers... Read More.
ALBION, IL — The GWRPC Board of Directors elected officers for 2020 at the board meeting on Thursday, March 26th. All four current officers were reappointed for an additional one-year term. Joe Judge, of Wabash County, will continue as Commission Chairman; Rob Anniss, of... Read More.
SOUTHERN IL – Three southern Illinois Republican legislators are sounding off on Governor JB Pritzker’s ‘regional’ approach to reopening the State of Illinois’ economy. Pritzker announced his 5 phase regional plan on Tuesday. State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) had this to say: “I am glad to... Read More.
MARION – As the COVID-19 crisis continues to cause economic hardship for small business owners across the State of Illinois and throughout the United States, Southern Illinois’ legislative delegation are endorsing a new “Southern... Read More.
Carmi-White County High School will be hosting an IHSA Boys Class 2A Regional Tournament on February 24, 25, 26 and 28, 2020. The participating teams assigned to this regional are Carmi-White County, Benton, Hamilton County, Eldorado, Harrisburg, Fairfield, and West Frankfort. The schedule is as follows: Monday, February... Read More.
The USDA Forest Service Eastern Region recently recognized three Shawnee National Forest teams for their work in support of agency goals. The Shawnee Fire Management Team, Archaeological Investigations Team and River to River Trail Team all contributed in ways that significantly benefit the Forest,... Read More.
Six regional authors and illustrators will hold a book signing Friday, Dec. 6, at the Carmi Public Library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participating will be Jon Musgrave, Angela Mason, Bruce Cline, Susie Bishop, Deborah Reich and Robert Hays. Regional historian Jon Musgrave has... Read More.
One Williamson County man has been charged, another sentenced and a Mt. Vernon, Illinois man has been sentenced with federal drug offenses. 34 year old Adam Walker of Herrin has been charged by indictment with unlawfully possessing more than 50 grams of meth with the... Read More.