Vienna hires Burlin Brower to lead boys basketball program


The Vienna Eagles announced the hire of Burlin Brower to be their new boys basketball coach Friday afternoon. Photo provided by Vienna High School Brower most recently coached at McCracken County in Kentucky for nine seasons before

NWS: 4 tornados touched down Wednesday


(WJPF) – Preliminary surveys by the National Weather Service indicate that four tornados touched down Wednesday in southern Illinois. The strongest was an EF-1 that hit near the Jackson County community of Cora at 12:01 p.m. With

Three injured in Carbondale shooting; suspect sought


CARBONDALE, Ill. (WJPF) – Three people, including two teenagers, were shot when a fight ended in gunfire in Carbondale. Carbondale Police say it happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the 500 block of South Rawlings Street.  Two

Salukis ink 6-foot-9 transfer Tyler Bey ahead of 2024-25 season


CARBONDALE, Ill. – Southern Illinois men’s basketball coach Scott Nagy announced that the program has officially signed 6-foot-9 transfer Tyler Bey – a former 4-star guard from Missouri State with three years of eligibility remaining – on Thursday afternoon. Bey will join