Rodney Black Murder Trial Postponed to September

HARRISBURG -- An Eldorado man charged with the brutal killing of his girlfriend and her unborn child will have to wait awhile longer for his trial. Read More »

Harrisburg Mayor Considers State Senate Seat

MARION -- A southern Illinois Mayor is considering running for Illinois State Senate in 2016. Harrisburg Mayor, Dale Fowler is considering his options. Read More »

Eldorado Police Officers Happy With Body Cameras

ELDORADO -- As Illinois continues to weigh in on the use of police body cams, more southern Illinois police departments have looked into getting them. Read More »

Start-Up Business Helps Community Gain Technology

ELDORADO -- A father and son have begun a new business with the hope of helping the community. Butler Business and Technology Solutions plans to specialize in making old computers new again. Read More »

Unsung Hero: Kidz Fore Golf

ELDORADO -- A unique program in Saline County is helping teach children how to play golf and learn other skills on the course. Read More »

New Education Complex Honors Former College Leader

SALINE CO. -- A longtime college leader in our region got a special recognition in Harrisburg. Read More »

New Antique Mall Opens In Harrisburg

HARRISBURG -- A new antique mall has moved into Saline County and leaders hope more businesses will move join it. Read More »

Heavy Weekend Rain Could Lead to Major Crop Losses

SALINE COUNTY -- Heavy rains expected Friday and into the weekend have farmers on edge - worried they could loose hundreds of acres of crops. Read More »

Region Prepares For Flood Flight

PERRY COUNTY -- Torrential rainfall is already leading to flooding and with the a tropical depression on the way, more flooding is likely. Read More »

SWAT Team Training Takes Place in Harrisburg

HARRISBURG -- SWAT Team members descend upon a home in north Harrisburg, a scene that might normally strike fear in a community,but not on Wednesday. Read More »

Judge Denies Appeal for Harrisburg Man

SALINE CO. -- An Illinois appeals court says a Harrisburg man's 20-year-sentence for dealing drugs will stand. Read More »

House Call: WSIL Blood Drive

WSIL -- The need for blood never takes a vacation. Read More »

Local Training Agency Reaches Out To Laid-Off Coal Miners

HARRISBURG -- Recently laid-off coal miners from American Coal in Galatia learned more about their layoff Thursday. Read More »

Renovations Begin at Harrisburg High School

HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg High School is in the midst of some major renovations, which Superintendent Mike Gauch says are desperately needed. Read More »

Job Squad: June 10, 2015

WSIL -- There are a handful of businesses around southern Illinois hiring right now. Here are a few of the openings in our weekly Job Squad report. Read More »

Miners Compete in Skills Competition

SALINE CO. -- Hundreds of miners are at Southeastern Illinois College for the 4th Annual Mine Rescue Skills Competition. Read More »

City Workers Clean Up Harrisburg Wetlands

HARRISBURG -- City crews begin work to clean up a well-known environmental site in Harrisburg. Read More »

Repairs to Garden of the Gods Observation Trail

WSIL -- One of the most beautiful spots in southern Illinois gets some upgrades in preparation for a big event in 2016. Read More »

Unsung Hero: Tyler Gass

ELDORADO -- Two friends were riding horses recently when a snake gave them quite a scare. Read More »

Trico Routs Galatia-Thompsonville for Sectional Title

GOREVILLE -- The Trico Lady Pioneers beat Galatia-Thompsonville 7-1 to capture the Goreville 1A Sectional championship. Read More »

Unsung Hero: Team RWB

HARRISBURG -- A group of veterans and supporters are helping other vets through physical and social activities. Read More »

Roper Bros Cherish Historic Illini Baseball Season

CARBONDALE-- Reid and Ryne Roper are soaking in their final season playing college baseball together for the Illini. Read More »

Roper Bros Help Illini to 18 Straight Win Over SIU

CARBONDALE-- Illinois baseball wins their 18th straight game, with a 7-5 win over SIU, as Harrisburg brothers Reid and Ryne Roper make their return to the area. Read More »

Severe Storms Damage Multiple Southern Illinois Towns

NEWS 3 -- Severe weather hit Southern Illinois late this afternoon damaging homes, toppling trees, and flooding streets. Read More »

Saline County Man Behind Bars for Killing Pregnant Woman

SALINE CO. -- Formal charges were filed Monday against a man accused of stabbing a pregnant woman to death. Read More »

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