- Illinois farmers see changes in property tax assessments Updated: May-22-16 5:01 pm
CARBONDALE, Illinois - Illinois farmers are paying attention to assessed land value as they pay their 2016 property taxes because of a remedy to a disparity that hinged on soil quality.
- EXCHANGE: Class of 12 seniors prepares to graduate Updated: May-13-16 8:02 am
THOMPSONVILLE, Illinois - Like any other, the Thompsonville High School graduating class includes its cliques: the athletes, the studious ones, the artists, the comedians, the popular kids and so on.
- EXCHANGE: Carterville School District sets high expectations Updated: May-12-16 6:13 am
CARTERVILLE, Illinois - Keith Liddell, superintendent of Carterville Community Unit School District 5, doesn't like to brag, but his district has a reputation of being among the top school districts in the area.
- SIU campuses expect enrollment dip, blame Springfield Updated: May-07-16 5:56 pm
CARBONDALE, Illinois - Southern Illinois University is expecting another dip in enrollment this fall. Officials are blaming unrest and uncertainty with the state budget.
- Without budget, fair officials get 'creative' with payments Updated: May-05-16 10:54 pm
DU QUOIN, Illinois - With lawmakers deadlocked over the state budget, Du Quoin State Fair officials are directing vendors to a program designed to pay those who weren't compensated for their 2015 expenses.
- SIU offers plan to boost campus diversity after protests Updated: May-03-16 4:51 pm
CARBONDALE, Illinois - Southern Illinois University has responded to student protests against racism with a plan to boost campus diversity.
- Flooding leaves behind sand, debris in Illinois county Updated: Apr-30-16 10:16 am
MILLER CITY, Illinois - Early-winter flooding that affected several Illinois counties has left behind a scarred landscape in Alexander County in southern Illinois.