Help With Winter Heating Bills

WSIL -- Illinois is working to help people in need stay warm this winter. Read More »

Miners Sweep Cornbelters

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners beat the Normal Cornbelters 12-4 Sunday night completing the 3 game sweep. Read More »

Miners Hang On To Beat Cornbelters

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners played host to the Normal Cornbelters on Saturday night at Rent One Park. Read More »

Marion Proclaims August 30th "Food Pantry Awareness Day"

MARION -- The city of Marion celebrated "Food Pantry Awareness Day" on Saturday. The day was marked with volunteers holding a "Rummage for a Reason." Read More »

Hicks' Huge Night Leads Lions

CARTERVILLE -- Blake Hicks scored six touchdowns to lead Carterville to a 40-6 season opening win over Benton. Read More »

Johnston City Shuts Out Vienna-Goreville in Opener

JOHNSTON CITY-- Johnston City rolls to the 29-0 shutout in their season opening win over Vienna-Goreville Read More »

Herrin Loses Heartbreaker to Waterloo

HERRIN-- Herrin blew a 21-0 halftime lead to Waterloo, and the Tigers game-winning field goal attempt was blocked as time expired, 28-27. Read More »

Anna-Jonesboro Hangs On To Beat West Frankfort

ANNA -- Anna-Jonesboro's football team played host to West Frankfort on Friday night to kick-off the regular season. Read More »

Fracking Rules Headed for Final Steps

ILLINOIS -- The rules for hydraulic fracturing are headed for the final steps. Read More »

Marion VA Holds Mental Health Summit

MARION-- The Marion VA held a mental health summit Friday, connecting local veterans and their caregivers with community partners. Read More »

Local Banks Protect Against Hackers

MARION -- Banks are always trying to stay ahead of hackers, who are looking for new ways to tap into personal and financial records. Read More »

Marion Students Learn and Grow in Outdoor Lab

MARION -- Washington Elementary School in Marion has an outdoor learning lab where students help maintain a flower and vegetable garden. Read More »

Marion Police Investigating Burglary

MARION -- Marion Police are asking for help identifying a burglary suspect. Read More »

More Prison Time For "Hockey Mask Bandit"

WSIL -- Becky Jo Stodghill pleaded guilty Wednesday to robbing the Comfort Inn on Reed Station Road in Carbondale in November 2010. She was immediately sentenced to 15 years in prison. Read More »

Carterville Man Arrested at JALC

CARTERVILLE -- A routine patrol of the John A. Logan College campus leads to the arrest of a Carterville man. Read More »

Meth Lab Found in Herrin Home

HERRIN -- Two Herrin residents are facing charges after police found an active meth lab in their home. Read More »

Water Bills Skyrocket in Freeman Spur

WILLIAMSON COUNTY -- Skyrocketing water bills are causing frustration for some folks in Williamson County. Residents in Freeman Spur say their bills have more than tripled. Read More »

"Double Dream Hands" Performer Leads Herrin Students

HERRIN -- Elementary students spent Tuesday dancing and singing with a special guest who led the musical fun. Read More »

Database to Help Recover Lost Property

MARION -- The Marion Police Department has a new way to help people recover their stolen property. Read More »

Stearns Sentenced to 75 Years

MARION -- A Williamson County woman has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for the murder of her father. Read More »

2014 Sack Hunger Campaign

WSIL-TV -- It's time again to Sack Hunger! For the third straight year, WSIL is helping fight hunger in southern Illinois with the Sack Hunger campaign at local high school football games. Read More »

Johnston City Mayor Does Ice Bucket Challenge

JOHNSTON CITY -- Johnston City Mayor Jim Mitchell has completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Read More »

Raising Awareness for ALS

HERRIN -- Staff at the Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois got in on the ice bucket challenge Monday where the disease hits close to home. Read More »

Heat Forces Schools to Make Changes

WILLIAMSON COUNTY -- The hottest days of the year arrived just as school resumed, and it has some districts adjusting their plans. Read More »

Miners Take Series Over Florence

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners beat the Florence Freedom 8-4 Sunday. Read More »

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