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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...

Photo of the day: Walkers stride to end Alzheimer’s

Photo of the day: Walkers stride to end Alzheimer’s

By Autumn Suyko

September 24, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo of the Day, Photos

Members of SIU's Gamma Kappa chapter of Sigma Kappa participate in the 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday at Campus Lake. More than 215 volunteers registered for the event, said Courtney Finigan, manager of special events with the Greater Illinois Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Fin...

Photo of the day: Looking for peace in Carbondale

Photo of the day: Looking for peace in Carbondale

By Autumn Suyko

September 22, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo of the Day, Photos

Vietnam War veteran and SIU alumnus Charlie Howe, of Carbondale, left, holds a sign next to Evan Kroeker, a member of the Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois, during a vigil to end war, poverty and climate change Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at Friendship Park in Carbondale. Howe said he was so disgusted...

Gallery: The rush of the rodeo

Gallery: The rush of the rodeo

By Morgan Timms and Jacob Wiegand

September 7, 2016


Filed under Photos

With one hand raised high in the air and the other gripped tightly around a rope, cowboys prepare for the rush that is the rodeo. “After the first few bucks, when the horse levels out; it’s just the best feeling in the world,” said rodeo competitor Logan Murray, of Clay City. Participants...

Gallery: Faces of the Du Quoin State Fair

Gallery: Faces of the Du Quoin State Fair

By Staff report

August 31, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Photos

Hundreds of fairgoers flocked to Du Quoin over the weekend to take in the sights and sounds of the state fair. The annual event offers the region a chance to experience everything from carnival rides to corndogs and rodeos to race cars. The fair is open through Labor Day. Here are the best...

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