Pope / Hardin

A Regional Look at Overall Health Data

WSIL -- We're getting a better look at the overall health of people around the state on a county-by-county basis. Out of 102 counties in Illinois, two in our region rank dead last. Read More »

Affordable Care Act Deadline Extended

WSIL -- If you missed the deadline to enroll in a health care plan under the Affordable Care Act, the deadline has been extended in Illinois. Read More »

Native Americans Seek State Recognition

POPE COUNTY -- A 200-year old Native American settlement in Southern Illinois may finally receive state recognition. Read More »

Flooding Impacts Hardin County

HARDIN COUNTY -- The swollen Ohio River is still impacting parts of the county causing road closures and the ferry remains closed. Read More »

Tow Boat Sinks in the Ohio River

POPE COUNTY -- A tow boat sank on the Ohio River Thursday just north of Golconda. Read More »

Southern Illinois Residents Fight Flooding

HARDIN COUNTY -- Counties close to the Ohio River are keeping a close eye on advancing flood water. Read More »

Rising Ohio River Causing Flooding Problems

HARDIN CO. -- The rising water on the Ohio River is starting to create flooding problems. High water levels closed down one critical piece of local transportation on Thursday night. It's also convincing some river communities to put up the floodgates. Read More »

Girl Scouts Celebrating 103rd Birthday

WSIL -- On March 12th, we say "Thanks-A-Lot" to girl scouts everywhere. Read More »

Cairo Edges Hardin County for Spot in Sectional Title Game

ELIZABETHTOWN -- The Cairo Pilots held off the Hardin County Cougars 60-57 Friday night to advance to the sectional final. Read More »

Weather Causes Trouble for Hardin County Sectional

HARDIN CO. -- Snow and ice not only caused problems in the classroom. They brought cancellations, delays and constant rescheduling of important basketball playoff games. Read More »

Meridian Pulls Away In 4th To Beat Sesser-Valier In Hardin County Sectional

WSIL -- Meridian's boys basketball team faced Sesser-Valier in the first round of the Hardin County sectional on Tuesday. Read More »

BBB Warns Consumers of Spring Break Travel Scams

WSIL -- We may be in the heart of winter, but many students are already counting down the days until Spring Break. Read More »

Cairo, Steeleville Girls Advance to 1A Sectional Championship

JUNCTION-- Cairo and Steeleville girls basketball teams will meet in the 1A sectional championship game after semi-final wins. Read More »

Helping Hands: February 2, 2015

WSIL -- If you're looking to volunteer, here are groups in need of some helping hands. Read More »

Crab Orchard, NCOE Advance to GEC Championship Game

HARRISBURG-- Crab Orchard beat Carrier Mills 61-57 in one GEC semifinal, and NCOE cruised over Hardin County 54-33 in the other semi. Read More »

Gallatin County Picks Up Big Win Against Pope County

GOLCONDA -- Pope County's boys basketball team played host to Gallatin County on Friday. Read More »

Hardin County, Dongola, and Elverado win at Crab Orchard

CRAB ORCHARD -- Hardin County, Dongola, and Elverado posted wins at the Crab Orchard Turkey Tournament Friday. Read More »

Sports Commentary: Your Kid's Not a Pro

WSIL -- Sports Director Darren Kinnard believes parents are a major problem in youth sports today. Read More »

Gallatin Co. Claims Win Against Hardin Co.

JUNCTION -- Gallatin County's baseball team picked up the 9-2 win against Hardin County on Wednesday at the Gallatin County regional. Read More »

Spivey Joins Exclusive Club

WSIL -- Jayna Spivey, Shaye Harre and Katie Bertelsen picked up All-Missouri Valley Conference honors Wednesday night. Spivey was named to the first team, while Harre and Bertelsen to the second team. Read More »

State Police Answer FAQ Concerning Illinois Conceal Carry

Illinois State Police has released a list of frequently asked questions concerning conceal carry law in Illinois. Read More »

DQ State Fair Announces Four Free Music Concerts

DU QUOIN - Country music artists Gretchen Wilson, Darryl Worley, Aaron Tippin and Uncle Cracker will present free concerts at 2013 Du Quoin State Fair. Read More »

Goreville Blanks Hardin County

GOLCONDA -- Goreville shutout Hardin County 5-0 to win the Pope County 1A Softball Regional Saturday. Read More »

Gallatin County Edges Pope County for Regional Championship

GOLCONDA -- Gallatin County used a pair of homers to beat Pope County 3-2 to win a baseball regional championship Saturday. Read More »

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