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The Queen of the Pizza King (VIDEO)

The Queen of the Pizza King (VIDEO)

By Jacob Wiegand
December 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Multimedia, Videos

Pizza is the one thing a bar patron can’t find at Pizza King. Eighty-two-year-old Gwen Hunt has been running the local bar, more commonly known as PK's, for 61 years. “My ex-husband and I introduced pizza to Carbondale,” she said. “We started out the first pizza place in Carbondale.” However,...

Colors of Carbondale (PHOTOS)

Colors of Carbondale (PHOTOS)

By Ryan Michalesko
October 5, 2016
Filed under Photos, Uncategorized

All eyes were on Carbondale this weekend. From Thursday evening to Sunday night, SIU students gathered for a photojournalism workshop to make images that will later be published as a photo book to help celebrate the Chamber of Commerce’s 100th anniversary. Facilitated by journalism professor...

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