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Harrisburg Township High SchoolOctober 14, 2015 by Joseph Gaul (Register to contact)
Very pleased to read that the high School is being restored. That is so great. What happened? A lot of our beautiful town is gone. Torn down,replaced with generic boxes, or tin churches. I am so proud of the current group of residents who obviously have pride of place and a sebse of history.
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Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3 Board of Education met Feb. 20. Here is the minutes provided by the board: The regular meeting of the Board of ...
Harrisburg High speech team hosts regional contest Saturday Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg High School's speech team hosts a regional tournament Saturday, and hopes to advance after a successful season, speech coach ...
EXCHANGE: At 12,000 meals, Harrisburg schools feed community Chicago Daily Herald
ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: With 12000 meals, Harrisburg schools feed community, set example for Southern Illinois.
'No one is more deserving' Harrisburg High honors longtime coach Chuck Ingram Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- One of Illinois' longest-serving high school coaches will ring in the new year with the honor of knowing his school district has named its track ...
Leland P. Banks The Vienna TImes
Leland P. Banks, age 73 years, a resident of rural Tunnel Hill, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, June 1, 2019, at 7:14 PM at the Heartland Regional ...
Harrisburg High School mourns student who died after wreck Harrisburg Daily Register
A Harrisburg High School junior died Friday, Aug. 17 afternoon from injuries received in a crash in Williamson County the day before.
12000 meals: Harrisburg schools feed community, set example for Southern Illinois The Southern
HARRISBURG — Valarie Hodges knows plenty of kids in her town would go hungry if not for their schools.
'Chalk' full of talent Harrisburg Daily Register
Students from 10 southern Illinois schools converged Monday along the sidewalks surrounding Harrisburg Middle School to display their artistic talents while ...
HHS Homecoming court announced Harrisburg Daily Register
Homecoming queen candidates, Mr. Bulldog candidates and attendants have been announced for Homecoming at Harrisburg High School.
HHS principal Scott Dewar wins ag advocacy award Harrisburg High School principal Scott Dewar is recognized Harrisburg Daily Register
Harrisburg High School principal Scott Dewar is recognized for his support of the school's FFA program.
SIC hosts students for annual Academic Challenge Competition KFVS
HARRISBURG, IL (KFVS) - Around 130 high school students came to Southeastern Illinois College on Feb. 7, to take a series of regional exams as part of the ...
SIC hosts Academic Challenge among local high schools Harrisburg Daily Register
SALINE COUNTY -- Nearly 130 high school students from the region met on the campus of Southeastern Illinois College recently to take a series of regional ...
Harrisburg FFA plant sale on April 27 Harrisburg Daily Register
The FFA plant sale will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on two dates: on April 20 at the greenhouse on the southeast side of Harrisburg High School; and on April 27 at the ...
Our most significant news stories of 2018 'Little Hank,' fatal fire top the list Harrisburg Daily Register
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS -- A star is born. Family is lost. Institutions expand. There have been many news stories in 2018 in the pages of the Harrisburg ...
Longtime Harrisburg educator dies WSIL TV
HARRISBURG, Ill. -- Funeral services will take place Saturday for a longtime music educator from Saline County.
HHS cheer team outperforms expectations at state BLOOMINGTON Harrisburg Daily Register
BLOOMINGTON -- Harrisburg High School's cheerleading team competed Friday in the preliminary round of Illinois High School Association finals, and the ...
In step for the season Harrisburg band prepare for season; ask for help to replace band trailer Harrisburg Daily Register
The Harrisburg High School Marching Band sweated through the past two weeks, preparing for what they expect will be a winning fall marching season.
Healthcare mission provides free care to Southern Illinoisans The Southern
HARRISBURG — The State of Illinois, U.S. Army Reserve and U.S. Army joined with the Delta Regional Authority and community partners to provide medical ...
Harrisburg High School year in review Chicago Daily Herald
Number of 2018 graduates: 134. Top academic achievements WYSE individual medal winners are: Jess Martin, first place in Chemistry. Raegan Thompson ...
HHS concert Tuesday night previews band's return to SuperState Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg High School's concert band will play in a public concert tonight that will preview the band's upcoming performance at the Illinois ...
Harrisburg High School alum donates $100K to help alma mater buy updated materials Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg Superintendent Mike Gauch said he's thrilled with improvements coming to Harrisburg High School after a former graduate donated ...
After set pieces stolen, the show will go on for Harrisburg theater students The Southern
HARRISBURG — Harrisburg High School music teacher Hannah Drake was at a holiday tournament when she received a call from Principal Scott Dewar ...
Harrisburg High School | | thesouthern.com The Southern
Harrisburg High School has recognized Delaney Adams, Sarah Bittle, Morgan Douglas, Kirin Schlabitz, Jessica Schwartz and Micaylen Wolf for academic ...
Saline County high school students put on trade show WSIL TV
WSIL -- High school students from the region showcase their business ideas at an upcoming event. The Saline County CEO program will highlight some of the ...
UNSUNG HERO: Harrisburg teens help feed the hungry WSIL TV
HARRISBURG (WSIL) -- A Harrisburg Middle School student is inspiring others by his volunteerism. He's a star student by day and a diligent volunteer by night.
Harrisburg high school, middle school bands honored for great seasons Daily Register
The Harrisburg City Council recognized the hard work and success of the marching bands for both Harrisburg High School and Harrisburg Middle School at the ...
Work begins on Harrisburg High School | Harrisburg | thesouthern.com The Southern
HARRISBURG — After decades of no renovations, the three years it will take to complete major work including new construction at Harrisburg High School might ...
2018 Sounds of the Season Schedule WSIL TV
WSIL -- Each year school choirs from around the region visit the WSIL and WSIU studios to record our 'Sounds of the Season' program. You can catch the entire ...
Harrisburg High School wins its own chalk contest Daily Register
Harrisburg High School student artists won the HHS sidewalk chalk art contest Friday in a contest featuring 12 other local schools.
Musical in jeopardy after thieves run off with students' set WPSD Local 6
HARRISBURG, IL – Local theater students woke up to learn months of their hard work was gone. Around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Harrisburg Unit 3 ...
Confronting the dangers of texting while driving WSIL TV
HARRISBURG (WSIL) -- Illinois State Police and Sen. Dale Fowler are partnering with AT&T to teach southern Illinois high school students the dangers of ...
Harrisburg Middle School presents 'Wizard of Oz', Friday and Sunday Daily Register
Harrisburg Middle School will present "The Wizard of Oz" in performances Friday and Sunday at the middle school.
Harrisburg High School seniors win art awards, scholarships Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Several Harrisburg High School art students received awards and/or scholarships at the recent HHS Humanities Night.
Harrisburg High School stages 'Seussical the Musical' Daily Register
Harrisburg High School students staged 'Seussical the Musical' last week.
Edward E. Miller Sr. | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
MARION — Edward E. Miller Sr., 83, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at his home.
Harrisburg Golf Preview: Bulldogs looking to improve in 2017 Daily Register
In regards to season expectations for the Harrisburg High School boys and girls' golf teams, head coach Steve Black said he doesn't have any.
Harrisburg High school band rocks Disney World Harrisburg Daily Register
The Harrisburg High School Marching Band made its director proud with a thrilling performance at Disney World.
Family and friends remember teen killed in accident WSIL TV
HARRISBURG, Ill. -- Friends and family celebrate and remember the life of a 16-year old Harrisburg student who died in a car crash last week.
Prep Football: Way resigns as head football coach at Harrisburg Daily Register
Longtime fixture on Harrisburg sidelines hands in resignation Wednesday.
HHS Marching Band offers huge rummage sale to help with Disney trip HARRISBURG Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Plastic totes filled with clothing, toddler toys and a baby swing sat among a growing collection of items that looked slightly out of place in the ...
Dr. James P. Durham | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
BENTON — James P. Durham, M.D., 81, passed away the evening of Jan. 25, 2019, in Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, surrounded by family.
New owner hopes to breathe life into Harrisburg shopping center ABC27
Harrisburg's first suburban-style shopping center is expected to get some new additions.
HHS shows appreciation to science wing donor with demonstrations Harrisburg Daily Register
Former Harrisburg native Paul Jones received a homecoming reception from Harrisburg High School students, administrators, staff and school board members ...
Dozens support Confederate flag at school meeting | Local News The Southern
HARRISBURG — Trenton Byrd has been wearing a Confederate flag belt buckle to school for the past two weeks without issue, unlike late last month when the ...
Two casts to bring 'Seussical the Musical' to the SIC stage Daily Register
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Arts Center Theatre at Southeastern Illinois College, two casts will perform ...
Police teach new drivers about being pulled over WSIL TV
HARRISBURG, Ill. -- Illinois law mandates that all driver's education classes include a section on what to do during a traffic stop. News Three went to Harrisburg ...
Harrisburg flag controversy may be spilling into middle school The Southern
HARRISBURG — Two students were suspended from Harrisburg Middle School this week because of fighting, possibly in connection with the recent flare-up ...
Harrisburg mother angry after threats | Local News | thesouthern.com The Southern
Harrisburg school officials have not taken sufficient action to protect a middle school student in the aftermath of a series of text messages between other students ...
Prep Football: Angelly hired to head up Bulldog football program Daily Register
Angelly becomes 30th head coach in school history.
The Name Game: Hunsinger Stadium at Harrisburg High School The Southern
Chuck Hunsinger was recognized nationwide as an NFL running back, but to people in Harrisburg, he was simply known as the auto shop teacher.
Harrisburg High School choir, band perform holiday songs Daily Register
It's not every holiday concert where the audience is encouraged to sing along, but that's exactly what happened Sunday at Harrisburg High School's choir and ...
Harrisburg Students of the Week Daily Register
Harrisburg Students of the Week are Harlie Smith and Colton Russell Langley.
Harrisburg High School speech team nabs second place at tourney Daily Register
The Harrisburg High School speech team, coached by Tina Mondino, placed second out of 13 teams at the recent tournament on the SIU-C campus.
Harrisburg FFA honored at state convention Harrisburg Daily Register
SPRINGFIELD -- Members of the Harrisburg FFA chapter received four prestigious awards at the 90th annual Illinois State FFA Convention.
Debate over Confederate flag rises in Harrisburg | Local News The Southern
HARRISBURG – As it has elsewhere in the country, the debate over a student's right to display the Confederate flag at school versus district policy to prevent ...
SIC museum in Harrisburg to create 'wonderful beacon for culture in the middle of a cornfield' The Southern
HARRISBURG — With the addition of a substantive art museum to its campus, Southeastern Illinois College hopes to create a hub for culture and learning, ...
Harrisburg man ready to complete lineman program Harrisburg Daily Register
Nathan Abraham, of Harrisburg, will graduate on May 11 with an Electrical Distribution Systems certificate from Frontier Community College in Fairfield.
Prep Baseball: Three 'Dogs named to SIRR All-Conference Daily Register
A trio of Harrisburg High School baseball players found their way onto the Southern Illinois River-to-River Ohio Division All-Conference Team for the first time at ...
Harrisburg-born filmmaker has new movie coming out Thursday Daily Register
A Harrisburg native now in the movie business is anticipating the U.S. release of a new film Thursday.John Hollaway didn't take a traditional route into the film ...
Five killed in I-57 wreck this afternoon, state police confirm Harrisburg Daily Register
MARION -- Five people were killed Thursday afternoon when an SUV struck the back of a truck non northbound Intertstate 57, the Illinois State Police have ...
Harrisburg Football Preview: Angelly, Dogs hit the ground running Daily Register
Bulldogs open up 2017 season Friday night on the road at Mt. Carmel.
Illinois State Police District 22 welcomes four new troopers Annanews
The Illinois State Police had 81 troopers join the ranks on Friday, Aug. 10, after CC 127 graduated from the Illinois State Police Academy in Springfield.
SIU Homecoming winners announced SIU News
CARBONDALE, Ill. — Alaysia Brandy and Toussaint Mitchell were chosen as queen and king of Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Homecoming 2018, ...
'Goblin' up the treats: Harrisburg Halloween program draws huge crowd to Taylor Field Daily Register
Ghouls, ghosts, monsters, princesses and heroes queued en masse at Harrisburg High School's Taylor Field Tuesday night, impressing organizers with the ...
Harrisburg's newest police officer is home grown Daily Register
Harrisburg native Eric J. Gott is the city's newest police officer.
Marion Unit 2 announces three new hires Daily Register
Marion Community Unit School District #2 board members announced the hiring of three new faculty members.
Eldorado, Carrier Mills-Stonefort FFA place high in Ag Mechanics competition Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Two Saline County FFA chapters, Eldorado and Carrier Mills-Stonefort, placed well in Southeastern Illinois College's annual Section 25 Ag ...
Bulldogs open up season with split of Murphysboro and Herrin Daily Register
The Harrisburg High School wrestling team opened the season with a split against Murphysboro and Herrin as The Red Devils won 45-33 and Harrisburg edged ...
Harrisburg community supports family after deadly house fire WSIL TV
HARRISBURG -- The Harrisburg community is pulling together to support a family after a house fire claimed the lives of two young girls and their mother ...
Street named to honor fallen Marine Harrisburg Daily Register
Family members, friends and classmates gathered Sunday afternoon to recognize a Harrisburg Marine killed in what is regarded as the incident that spurred the ...
Henshaw sets scoring record at Harrisburg | Harrisburg Bulldogs The Southern
There are plenty of adjectives to describe Capel Henshaw, and what he's meant to the Harrisburg boys basketball program. The simplest one is he's a winner.
Prep Hoops Preview | Harrisburg: Bulldogs learning as they go Kewanee Star Courier
Everything seemed to be going Harrisburg's way as the school year opened and the Bulldog basketball team learned they would be stepping down from 3A ...
Brad Vinyard takes bronze at world strongman competition Harrisburg Daily Register
Twenty-two years after being diagnosed with osteosarcoma, Brad Vineyard medals in the World's Strongest Disabled Man competition.
Robert 'Rod' Wolf | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
HARRISBURG — Robert M. “Rod” Wolf, 63, of Harrisburg, passed away at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Saint Louis University Hospital. Rod was ...
SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data Chicago Tribune
Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...
2 Illinois coaches banned for 'ugly' behavior at state title game STLtoday.com
CARBONDALE — The Illinois High School Association announced sanctions Wednesday after completing the investigation regarding the Class 2A state ...
Unbroken: A rebuilt Harrisburg will never forget Leap Day tornado The Southern
HARRISBURG — Subtle reminders remain here, four years after sunrise ushered in a crisp, sunny morning and the start of a horrific Leap Year day.
Look back: The Southern staff remembers the devastating Leap Day tornado that hit Southern Illinois 6 years ago The Southern
Several members of The Southern's staff were in Harrisburg the night of the devastating tornado six years ago. Here are their memories.
2016's stand-out high school students | Education | thesouthern.com The Southern
Each year, The Southern Illinois Society for High School Achievement recognizes students from Southern Illinois high schools for their achievements in such ...
Obituaries Oct. 24, 2018 | Obituaries Murray Ledger and Times
Dimple Lee Pratt. Pratt obit.jpg. Dimple Lee Pratt, 84, of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at Baptist Health Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.
HHS Band raises more than $7,000 with help from Jim Hayes Inc. Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Jim Hayes Inc. and members of the local community raised more than $7000 for the Harrisburg High School Marching Band at a recent ...
Harrisburg baseball season ends at hands of Carterville Daily Register
It was a battle, but The Harrisburg Bulldogs couldn't overcome some defensive miscues and dropped their last game of the season 7-5, sending Carterville to the ...
Mary Jane Tuttle (Lyons) | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
1938 – 2016. HARRISBURG — Mary Jane Tuttle (Lyons) died peacefully at home in the arms of her husband at 12:52 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, following ...
Prep Baseball: Thompson to be inducted into SI Coaches Hall of Fame by Miners Daily Register
Thompson, Du Quoin's Karnes will be inducted in ceremony Tuesday at Rent One Park.
Tickets still available for whimsical 'Peter Pan' at Harrisburg High Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Harrisburg student actors literally will fly across the stage on their way to Neverland at Southeastern Illinois College's theater this weekend, ...
Robert M. "Rod" Wolf Harrisburg Daily Register
HARRISBURG -- Robert M. "Rod" Wolf, 63, passed away at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Saint Louis University Hospital.
Michael Henshaw | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
HARRISBURG — Michael J. Henshaw, 72, passed away Wednesday evening, March 22, 2017, at his residence.
New Holland takes over as CEO of Farmers State Bank Charles M. Holland has taken over Daily Register
Charles M. Holland has taken over as chief executive officer of Farmers State Bank, a locally owned and operated community bank with two branches in Marion ...
Mona Nelson | Obituaries | thesouthern.com The Southern
HARRISBURG -- Mona Nelson, 65, died Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, in DePaul Hospital in suburban St. Louis.
Meet The Southern Illinoisan's 2018 '20 Under 40' | Local Business The Southern
Each generation is unique. Though the means may be different, each one endeavors to leave their mark on our businesses, organizations and region.
These are 2018's standout graduating seniors from Southern Illinois The Southern
Every year, school administrators and guidance counselors and The Southern Illinoisan newspaper acknowledge the academic and leadership activities of the ...
Harrisburg continues to deny Seton Academy racism claims The Southern
HARRISBURG — The controversy swirling around Harrisburg's Class 2A basketball state championship won't go away.
Former Harrisburg basketball standout Capel Henshaw reflects on his career at Lewis University Daily Register
There will be time for reflection and when that time comes, Capel Henshaw knows exactly where his mind will take him. Henshaw, a senior at Lewis University, ...
Fowler brings together area students for first-ever Youth Advisory Council The Vienna TImes
On Nov. 15, State Sen. Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) welcomed dozens of high school students from across the 59th Senate District to his first-ever Youth Advisory ...
Who was Penny Cent? Find out about mysterious artist at Harrisburg Library The Southern
HARRISBURG — He was one of a group of idealistic young college graduates who came to Southern Illinois in June 1934, to found a new college they called ...
Lake Park to perform at theater festival Chicago Daily Herald
The Lake Park High School cast and crew of "Close Ties" will perform Friday, Jan. 12, in the three-day Illinois High School Theatre Festival, which strives to ...
Prep Girls Hoops: Harrisburg starts own Invitational with win over West Frankfort Daily Register
Harrisburg's Lotte Miller scored 26 points on 10-of-16 shooting form the field and 9-of-13 from beyond the arc as Harrisburg rolled to a 63-31 win over West ...
Stolen props won't stop southern Illinois high school from putting on musical STLtoday.com
HARRISBURG, Ill. • The show will go on at a southern Illinois high school where theater props for "Seussical the Musical" were recently stolen. Homemade ...
Logan Joins Former Coach In Blackburn Hall Of Fame thejournal-news.net
For most of the year, particularly from November until March, Litchfield High School boys basketball coach Drew Logan's focus is on the present. But on Saturday ...
Baseball: Harrisburg knocks off West Frankfort in regional semis Daily Register
The Harrisburg High School baseball team punched its ticket to the championship of Saturday's IHSA Class 2A Regional title game, knocking off West Frankfort ...
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