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Du Quoin Home Destroyed in Fire

Du Quoin Home Destroyed in Fire

Du Quoin – A historic Du Quoin home is being called a complete loss after a fire yesterday evening. Fire crews from Du Quoin, Christopher and Dowell among others were called to the scene at the South Mulberry Street home behind the Oddfellows Building at around 6:30 last night and fought the blaze for several…Read more…

Carbondale Police Searching for Retail Theft Suspect

Carbondale Police Searching for Retail Theft Suspect

Carbondale Police need your help in identifying a suspect in a retail theft investigation at Circle K gas station, located at 315 E. Walnut St. in Carbondale. Police say just before 6 Monday night, the suspect stole merchandise from the gas station and fled on foot. Anyone who can identify the suspect or anyone with information about…Read more…

Early southern Illinois radio-TV personality Erv Coppi dies

Early southern Illinois radio-TV personality Erv Coppi dies

Carbondale (AP) – One of southern Illinois’ earliest and best-known radio and TV stars has died. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports that Erv Coppi died this week at 92. Longtime friend Joey Helleny says everyone in southern Illinois knew Coppi from the 1960s through the ’80s. Coppi was a World War II veteran and college graduate when…Read more…

H&R Block “Blogging With Block” Contest

Ever had an amazing experience using H&R Block? Wanna blog about it and win concert tickets? 107.3 W3D knows H&R Block is the best way to get your taxes won. But don’t just take our word for it. If you write a blog, or wanna write a blog post about how H&R Block helped YOU…Read more…

Pet of the Week

Boudreau is quite a handsome young man. He is a Beagle/Min Pin mix, and he’s a year and a half old. He was owner surrendered because his family could no longer care for him. He’s sad because he can’t live with them any more, but he’s sure there is someone out there for him. He’s…Read more…

Gary Allan HerrinFesta Golden Ticket Contest

Congratulations to our WINNER, JOE MATUSZCZAK! As The Golden Ticket Winner he will receive: – Two reserved seats in front row of our new Premium Reserved Seating Section (one ticket for winner & one ticket for their guest) night of show – Artist Meet & Greet night of show for winner and guest (pending artist…Read more…

Attorney General Warns Against Scammers Targeting Tornado Victims

Attorney General Warns Against Scammers Targeting Tornado Victims

(Photo Credit: Flickr) Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is warning against scammers who could be targeting tornado victims. According to Madigan, scammers could be going door-to-door posing as insurance adjusters. The attorney general encourages victims to never pay in cash and to report suspicious activity by calling the Consumer Fraud Hotline at 1-800-243-0607.Read more…

The Band Perry popping into the pop scene

The Band Perry popping into the pop scene

The Band Perry has answered the rumors confirming they are crossing over into pop. The group cleared their Instagram and finally posted a group shot of the band looking very different than before. They took to instagram writing this: “To our fans – We’ve made an album for you. Creating it has been the most exciting…Read more…

Can she go 4 for 4?

Can she go 4 for 4?

Kelsea Ballerini is on the verge of all four of her singles making it to number 1. Yeah Boy is climbing the charts right now and could follow her last 3 singles to make it to number 1. Kelsea co-wrote this song and tells us it really round out the album, The First Time. “I…Read more…

Trial for Christopher Man Accused of Murder Could Be Rescheduled

  (Photo Credit: Franklin County Sheriff’s Department) The trial for a Christopher man accused of killing his wife on Halloween may be postponed. Brian Pheasant appeared in court yesterday for a pretrial hearing. During the hearing his defense attorney Paula Newcomb said she was still trying to organize some evidence and planned to ask for…Read more…