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Take a look: SIU football reveals new maroon helmets

Take a look: SIU football reveals new maroon helmets

By Jacob Gaertner

August 4, 2016


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Coach Nick Hill and the Saluki football team are bringing in the new season with a fresh look. SIU’s black helmets of the past will be replaced with maroon helmets that have the SIU script logo on the right side and player number on the left side. The new helmet is the first uniform change since...

Former SIU women’s hoops star signs to top Finland league

Former SIU women’s hoops star signs to top Finland league

By Ted Ward

August 3, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Former SIU women's basketball center Dyana Pierre signed a deal Wednesday with a top professional league in the European country.

Carbondale police ID 26-year-old officer who was shot Sunday

Carbondale police ID 26-year-old officer who was shot Sunday

August 2, 2016


Filed under City, News, Showcase

The 26-year-old Carbondale police officer who was shot in his car while pursuing a suspect Sunday night has been identified by the city's department as Trey Harris. Harris, who has been with Carbondale police for three years and three months, has been released from the hospital, according to a...

Carbondale police officer, 26, seriously injured in shooting

Carbondale police officer, 26, seriously injured in shooting

By Luke Nozicka

August 1, 2016


Filed under City, News, Showcase

A 26-year-old Carbondale police officer is in serious condition after he was shot Sunday night in his car while pursuing a suspect in the city's northeast section, authorities say. The incident occurred at 11:38 p.m. after Carbondale officers were on patrol in the 700 block of North Robert A. Stalls...

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