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Officials have cleared a chemical spill that hospitalized at least 37 people, including three police officers and 11 firefighters, and prompted school closures ...
Benton high school students gear up for Spring musical WSIL TV
CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- Students at Benton Consolidated High School are coming together to perform a 1930s musical at the end of April.
Dr. Donald Wise | Obituaries | journaltimes.com Journal Times
April 16, 1923—April 21, 2019. Dr. Donald Wise (96), born April 16, 1923 in Zion, IL, and formerly of Racine, WI, and Ludington, MI, went to be with his Lord ...
Finding Beach Park Chemical Spill Cause Could Take Days Or Weeks Libertyville, IL Patch
Investigation Continues Into Chemical Spill Cause - Libertyville, IL - An Illinois State Police inspector is investigating the tractor, trailer that hauled the chemical in ...
Benton teams ready for holiday tournaments Benton Evening News
Benton High School's boys and girls teams will participate in post-Christmas holiday tournaments next week. The girls will host their annual Rangerette Classic, ...
'Runnin' Rangers' impressive in Mr. A Classic Benton High School's coed cross country team protected its Benton Evening News
Benton High School's coed cross country team protected its home turf in a big way last week during the Mr. A Classic.
Franklin County substitute teacher arrested for Grooming WSIL TV
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. -- Nicholas Price, 26, of Ewing, faces charges for 2 counts of felony Grooming and 2 counts of Distributing Harmful Material to a Minor.
BKB Preview | Inexperienced Rangers re-tool lineup Benton Evening News
Coming off three straight 20-win seasons, Benton High School's basketball team will reload this season.
New coach, Groves, welcomes young squad at Benton With just six starters returning, Benton High School's Benton Evening News
With just six starters returning, Benton High School's football program is in a rebuilding mode.
Rangers are state golf runners-up Benton Evening News
Benton High School came within one stroke of becoming a state golf champion this past Saturday.
Justin Groves named new Benton football coach A former player and assistant coach for Benton Rangers Benton Evening News
A former player and assistant coach for Benton Rangers' football has been hired as the school's head coach.
Rangers open 2K18 season at Carterville Benton Evening News
The Rangers enter the season as a young, inexperienced and untested squad, having graduated over 15 seniors from last year's 5-4 squad.
2018 Sounds of the Season Schedule WSIL TV
WSIL -- Each year school choirs from around the region visit the WSIL and WSIU studios to record our 'Sounds of the Season' program. You can catch the entire ...
Melony Kay Dalby | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
COBDEN — Melony Kay (Beasley) Dalby, 47, of Cobden, formerly of Benton, died at 6:31 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Union County Hospital.
Old Logan Grade School undergoes major renovation The Logan Community Center is getting a much-needed Benton Evening News
The Logan Community Center is getting a much-needed facelift.
Benton, IL man remembers championship run of 1933 high school basketball team KFVS
The Benton, Ill. Rangers have a long standing tradition when it comes to boys basketball.
Groves names Rangers' grid coaching staff Benton Evening News
First year head coach will have 11 assistants on sidelines.
Photos: U High shocks Zion-Benton in State Farm Classic opener Bloomington Pantagraph
The No. 12 seed University High Pioneers pull off a win over 5-seeded Zion-Benton in the opening round of the State Farm Holiday Classic.
Benton High School artists earn honors at congressional competition Benton Evening News
In their first year entering the 12th Congressional art competition, students at Benton High School made quite a splash.
Billy McKinney Visits ZCMS Chicago Daily Herald
As 8th Graders are preparing to leave middle school and move onto high school, Principal Venus Shannon thought a visit from Zion Commissioner and mayoral ...
Gun at Zion-Benton High School leads to student's arrest, official says Chicago Tribune
A report to Zion-Benton High School administrators that a student might have brought a gun to school Monday in Zion resulted in a 14-year-old boy being ...
Franklin County voter turnout among region's highest Franklin County had one of the highest voter turnouts Benton Evening News
Franklin County had one of the highest voter turnouts in the area in last week's municipal elections, where 26 percent of the county voters turned out, presumably ...
Former Benton standout tasked with rebuilding tennis program Benton Evening News
Former Benton High School and Rend Lake College tennis standout Alyssa Williams has been called upon to rebuild a slumping Rangerette tennis team.
Lions 'black out' Rangers in opener Benton Evening News
Carterville posts 20-6 win over Benton in season opener.
Benton community, high school remember Lacy Hood The Southern
In the days after the death of 16-year-old Lacy Hood, classmates, coaches and teachers walked into a “different” Benton Consolidated High School on Monday.
After gun arrest at high school, Zion-Benton teachers shaken 'to our cores,' union president says Chicago Tribune
Safety concerns from the community and staff were raised at the Zion-Benton Township High School board meeting Thursday in response to incident early in the ...
NCAA tournament lacks Illinois teams, not Illinois players Prairie State Wire
Illinois has 13 Division I college basketball teams eligible for the NCAA tournament. One of them, the Bradley Braves (20-14) managed to qualify this year.
Benton High School cheerleader, state tumbling champion dies in ATV accident The Southern
LOGAN – The community of Benton is mourning the loss this weekend of a star high school athlete.
Cobden superintendent to head Benton HS district The Southern
Aaron Mattox, superintendent of Cobden Unit School District 17, will replace Kelly Stewart as superintendent of Benton Consolidated High School District 103 at ...
HOOPS TO FILM: Benton dedicates Doug Collins-John Malkovich Event Center Benton Evening News
After many years of planning, design, and construction, the Benton Grade School District #47 formally dedicated its new facility with a dinner and program on ...
Chamber of Commerce seats new executive director Karen Mullins is named as the new executive director The Daily Republican
Karen Mullins is named as the new executive director of the Marion Chamber of Commerce.
Zion-Benton football coach gets $70K in settlement after board tried to fire him Chicago Tribune
Zion-Benton Township High School's head football coach will receive $70,000 for settling a lawsuit he filed against the four school board members who voted to ...
Rangerettes young, inexperienced as they open 2017-18 basketball season Benton Evening News
With just a handful of upperclassmen and eight freshmen, the Benton Rangerettes are expected to be a work in progress this season.
Contract extension approval means raises for Zion-Benton High School District teachers Chicago Tribune
Zion-Benton Township High School District 126 teachers are set to see raises between 3 and 5 percent next year under a contract extension approved in a 4-2 ...
Kindred: 'Coach Kai?' No, but Bates-Diop a big help to Pioneers Bloomington Pantagraph
Duke has Coach K. So does University High School have Coach Kai?
Rangers take regional title Benton Evening News
Benton High School's baseball team ended a six-year jinx Saturday, defeating the host Indians, 7-1, in the championship game of the Du Quoin Class 2A ...
Jamie D. Fast MyWebTimes.com
OTTAWA — Jamie DeAnn Fast (nee Miller) died at home Friday, Nov. 23. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home ...
Zion-Benton High School board OK's construction manager for $9 million theater project Chicago Tribune
Plans are moving forward to build a new theater at Zion-Benton Township High School to replace the one at the soon-to-be-demolished Pearce Campus, ...
Zion-Benton superintendent retained despite concern aired by board president Chicago Tribune
Zion-Benton Township High School District 126's superintendent will be staying on at the 2,700-student district for another three years under a contract approved ...
Eyes on the prize: Rangers aim for back-to-back regional titles Benton Evening News
Coming off a magical season that included a regional title and a conference championship, there is a sense of optimism as the Benton Rangers prepare for the ...
Golfers seek fourth straight conference title Benton Evening News
Protecting its regular season home winning streak and winning the conference title for the fourth consecutive season are the expectations this spring for the ...
Traffic Safety Days leaves lasting impression on Benton students Benton Evening News
More than 1500 driver's education students from Benton High School and throughout the region gathered at the Marion City Pavilion to participate in the 10th ...
Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region Madison.com
2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:
Trinity, Alton main threats to Chaminade’s 3-peat at Belleville East Chick-fil-A Classic Belleville News-Democrat
The Chaminade High School Red Devils of St. Louis, Mo. will compete at the Belleville, Illinois East High School Chick-Fil-A Basketball Tournament. Chaminade ...
ANALYSIS: Campaign season turns ugly when the hired guns come to town The Southern
BENTON – It didn't take long for House Speaker Michael Madigan's team to launch an in-depth investigation into Benton business owner David Severin, ...
Makanda's journey ends: Macedonia 11-year-old loses battle with rare cancer Benton Evening News
The quest for a miracle that would save her life ended at 12:18 a.m. Saturday for 11-year-old Makanda Williams.
Former NBA player and coach Doug Collins to speak at Illinois Basketball Hall of Fame dinner Belleville News-Democrat
Southern Illinois basketball fans will have a rare opportunity to hear anecdotes and perspectives on the sport from former NBA star and Doug Collins when he ...
Herrin rolls past Benton in rout | Benton High School | thesouthern.com The Southern
HERRIN -- The points came fast and furious for the Herrin Tigers Friday night as they took a 58-0 lead into halftime en route to a 65-7 SIRR Ohio Division.
Franklin County 2017 consolidated election results | Election Coverage The Southern
Note: At press time results were not in for one Franklin County precinct.
Franklin County family reels from heroin death while supplier serves prison sentence The Southern
WEST CITY — It was a tragic early December night in Room 208 at the Magnuson Hotel.
Debbie Poffinbarger To Lead Litchfield School District thejournal-news.net
'We just feel like we're at home here,' said Debbie Poffinbarger, who officially started as the superintendent of the Litchfield School District on Jan. 1.
Thursday's Scoreboard The Courier
Prep Hockey. District Tournament Pairings. AT TAM-O-SHANTER ARENA. WEDNESDAY's Games. Perrysburg 10, Sylvania Southview 0. Oregon Clay 11 ...
Benton's McLain takes 9th in girls state cross-country Benton High School's sophomore phenom, Amelia McLain Benton Evening News
Benton High School's sophomore phenom, Amelia McLain finished ninth in the state at the IHSA girls cross-country state championships on Saturday.
Junior class leads experienced volleyball team Benton Evening News
Rangers open up season Aug. 21 at home against Carbondale.
Instagram post lands Benton High student behind bars on terrorizing charge KTBS
A post on social media lands a Bossier Parish student behind bars, facing a charge of terrorizing.
Prep Baseball: Three 'Dogs named to SIRR All-Conference Daily Register
A trio of Harrisburg High School baseball players found their way onto the Southern Illinois River-to-River Ohio Division All-Conference Team for the first time at ...
Dr. Joseph Zinzilieta | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
BENTON —Dr. Joseph Zinzilieta, 84, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at home.
Benton's Class of 2017 takes the stage Saturday evening Benton High School prepares for graduation. May Benton Evening News
Benton High School secretary Gayla McClerren spent part of an afternoon this week putting the final touches on the stage setup for the school's graduation.
13-year-old killed in Franklin County motorcycle accident The Southern
EWING — The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash that occurred at 4:25 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Camp Hope Road ...
From Benton to Broadway Benton Evening News
The niece of retired Benton High School teacher Pam Kimball, Nicole's acting resume would be the envy of many veterans of the stage and screen. Nicole's next ...
All 2015 honors recipients by high school | Education The Southern
The Southern Illinoisan honored the region's top high-school graduates this past Tuesday at The Southern Illinoisan's 45th Annual Southern Illinois Society for ...
Benton boys make solid showing in cross-country state finals Kyle Sneed of Benton High School Benton Evening News
Kyle Sneed of Benton High School finished the Class 1A boys cross-country state finals in top 100 Saturday, and the Benton cross-country team finished 22nd ...
UPDATED: Charges filed against driver in Franklin County wreck that left teenager dead The Southern
FRANKLIN COUNTY — Charges have been filed against a 17-year-old driver police say failed to stop when the road he was driving on ended, plowed through a ...
Former high school teacher pleads not guilty to sexual abuse of Zion-Benton student Chicago Tribune
A former teacher at Zion-Benton and Grayslake North high schools has pleaded not guilty to sex charges involving a student he met at the Zion school, ...
2016's stand-out high school students | Education | thesouthern.com The Southern
Each year, The Southern Illinois Society for High School Achievement recognizes students from Southern Illinois high schools for their achievements in such ...
Friday event on the Square to support Ewing child with rare brain tumor Benton Evening News
"Holiday on the Square: Miracle for Makanda" is slated to help fund treatments for a local child undergoing treatment for a brain tumor.
Unbeaten HamCo downs Rangerettes, 53-40 Benton Evening News
Hamilton County's Lady Foxes came to Benton undefeated on Monday night. They left town unscathed and with an 8-0 record, after defeating Benton's ...
Benton, Thompsonville name VFW winners Daily Register
Two Franklin County school districts have named their respective school winners in this year's Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen ...
Tyler P. Digman - WISC Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
HAZEL GREEN, Wis. -- Tyler P. Digman, 21, of Hazel Green, WI passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 in Platteville, WI. A memorial *service* will be held at 7:00 ...
Farewell to the coach Daily Register
Everybody in Marion, it seems, was touched one way or another by Clarence De Mattei -- who was a coach, teacher and athletic director for Marion High School, ...
Southern Illinois well represented in bass fishing finals The Daily Republican
Benton, Crab Orchard, Nashville, Pinckneyville and West Frankfort high schools qualified for the state bass fishing tournament May 19-20 at Carlyle Lake, with ...
Why It\'s So Good to Be a Teacher in Many Illinois School Districts Governing
By Diane Rado. A brief but significant phrase appears about halfway through the 106-page teachers union contract in northwest suburban School District 21: ...
Little-noticed pension perk for teachers widespread in Illinois Chicago Tribune
A brief but significant phrase appears about halfway through the 106-page teachers union contract in northwest suburban School District 21: "The Board shall ...
2016 Honors: Christopher High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Christopher High School has recognized Emily Burkitt, Hayden Fasig, Autumn Gunter, Sophi Johnson, Rachel Miller and Hunter Tasky for academic excellence.
Longtime judge will step down | Local News | thesouthern.com The Southern
BENTON — A longtime Second Judicial Circuit judge will leave the bench this fall.
Missing Teenage Girl Found in Illinois Teacher's Closet FOXNews
A missing 17-year-old girl was found hiding in a closet at a male teacher's home near Chicago after he told police he didn't know where she was — prompting ...
Saturday's scoreboard The Courier
PREP WRESTLING. OHSAA State Team Tournament. At St. John Arena. SUNDAY'S STATE QUARTERFINALS. DIVISION I. (1) Cincinnati LaSalle vs.
Confronting grief: ISU's Maggett deals with, grows from tragedy The Pantagraph
Illinois State junior women's basketball player Ladelia "TeTe" Maggett leads a pre-game huddle with her teammates before a recent game at Redbird Arena in ...
Althoff overcomes Mater Dei to win sectional volleyball crown Belleville News-Democrat
Althoff Crusaders beat Mater Dei Knights in IHSA high school volleyball sectional championship in Benton IL in Southern Illinois near St Louis MO.
Dick Corn remains the driving force behind Pinckneyville basketball Peoria Journal Star
PEORIA – Pinckneyville basketball coach Bob Waggoner talked about how his team continued to grind Friday night in the Class 2A state semifinals at Carver ...
Illini Legends, Lists & Lore: Anthony Pleviak Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Happy 70th Birthday to 1968 Fighting Illini football star Anthony “Tony” Pleviak.The 6-foot-2, 237-pound defensive tackle came to Illinois from Zion-Benton High ...
Winners Set for Nationals as JROTC Regional Championships Conclude AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
Cadets from Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force JROTC programs assembled on the firing lines of the Civilian Marksmanship Program's (CMP) air ranges...
2016 Honors: Elverado High School The Southern
Elverado High School has honored Taylor Christian, Gabrielle Eisenhauer, Landon Hicks, Alec Valerius, Brooke Whittington and Ellie Winthrop for outstanding ...
2016 Honors: Frankfort Community High School The Southern
Frankfort Community High School has recognized Lauren Adams, Cole Brookhouse, Jacklynn Calvert, Amanda Fry, Justin Kay and Rachel Renik for academic ...
2016 Honors: Carterville High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Carterville High School has recognized Connor Bybee, Ellie Clements, Avery English, Blake Hicks, Harrison Thomas and Deep Patel for academic excellence.
2016 Honors: Vienna High School The Southern
Vienna High School has recognized Miranda Brookshier, Taylor Bundren, Natalie Chambless, Sara Childress, Amanda Ferguson, Shawna Oliver, Ryan Racey ...
2016 Honors: Sesser-Valier High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Sesser-Valier High School has recognized Emily Bulla, Blake Dorris, Hannah Jones, Zachary Mabry, Chase Ragland and Jacob Styve for academic excellence.
Right man, right time: Herrin to enter MVC Hall of Fame The Southern
Former Benton High School basketball coach Rich Herrin took over a downtrodden Southern Illinois University basketball program in 1985.
Little Egypt Arts Association hosts high school artists The Daily Republican
The Little Egypt Arts Association's annual High School Art Show is on exhibit at the group's downtown Marion headquarters from now through Feb. 11.
2016 Honors: Cobden High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Cobden High School has honored Bobbie Borgman, Josi Braden, Jacob Furlow, Melissa Juarez, Samantha Smith and Jenna Vanzandt for academics, character ...
2016 Honors: Herrin High School The Southern
Herrin High School has selected Tucker Dickerson, Bailee Endebrock, Madison LeQuatte, Marlee Russell, Austin Stallman and Madeline Stanley for honors.
2016 Honors: Pinckneyville Community High School The Southern
Pinckneyville Community High School has recognized Olivia Chapman, Madyson Epplin, Holly Hagston, Sophia Keith, Jacob Miller and Brooklyn Morrow for ...
2016 Honors: Marion High School The Southern
Marion High School has recognized Zachary Belanger, Carl Hirschi, Faith Hudgens, Skyler Imhoff, Brendan Lewis and Kaitlyn Watson for academic excellence.
You're invited to Celebrate Our Freedom at the biggest July 4th bash the ArkLaTex has ever seen KTBS
(SHREVEPORT, LA) – It's been a decade in the making and this year the KTBS 3 KPXJ CW 21 Independence Day Festival is back and it promises to be more.
2016 Honors: Murphysboro High School The Southern
Murphysboro High School has recognized Heather Cross, Allison Jarrett, Caylee Jarrett, Emily Novara, Clay Rendleman and Colin Wisinski for academic ...
Horton dropped from ISU football team | College Football Bloomington Pantagraph
NORMAL — Illinois State football coach Brock Spack confirmed Saturday he has removed his 2017 leading tackler from the team.
John Malkovich | Biography, News, Photos and Videos Contactmusic.com
John Malkovich (born 9.12.1953) John Malkovich is an American stage and film actor, as well as a director and producer. He has appeared in more than 70 ...
2016 Honors: Johnston City High School The Southern
Johnston City High School ohnston City High School has recognized Kendall Baker, Mikayla Cain, Nicolle Grant, Randall Grider, Bailee Pulley and Courtney ...
2016 Honors: Galatia High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Galatia High School has recognized Victoria Brown, Allison Downs, Michaela Hoots and Corissa Price for academic excellence.
Zion supervisor: Daughter was on township phone plan, expense paid back Chicago Tribune
Zion Township Supervisor Cheri Neal has publicly acknowledged that her daughter's cellphone bill was being paid with township funds, but she said she ...
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