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grandson Announces “The End of the Beginning” Tour

grandson Announces “The End of the Beginning” Tour

grandson revealed the “The End of the Beginning” tour beginning this fall with featured act nothing,nowhere. via Twitter. The tour, which makes it’s first stop in Minneapolis, MN Sept. 10, was shared by both artists on Twitter, with nothing,nowhere. announcing new music to be played.   going on tour with @grandson playing new music see…

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus Teases Tour & Album Details Via Twitter Q&A

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus Teases Tour & Album Details Via Twitter Q&A

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus got “the BIG IPAD” and decided to put it to use by going to Twitter and answering fans’ questions about plans for the band’s upcoming album and tour. Hoppus’ responses to fans noted that no “joke songs” will be a part of the new album, and only one track from Blink’s 2016…

SHAED’s “Trampoline” Becomes Their First Billboard No. 1

SHAED’s “Trampoline” Becomes Their First Billboard No. 1

The new Billboard Alternative Songs airplay chart dropped with SHAED’s “Trampoline” at number one, giving SHAED their first number one song on any Billboard chart. According to Billboard, the track also becomes the first non-solo act featuring female vocals since The Head and the Heart’s “All We Ever Knew” in December 2016.   SHAED now…

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Swollen Mississippi River Force Southern Illinois Evacuations

Swollen Mississippi River Force Southern Illinois Evacuations

East Cape Girardeau (AP) – The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued 17 people and three dogs from floodwaters in Alexander County in southern Illinois. Coast Guard officials said Wednesday small, lightweight, flat bottom boats that are suitable for navigating floodwaters in urban areas were deployed to help residents affected by the high waters of…

Cairo Closes All Levee Roads Outside of Authorized Personnel

Cairo Closes All Levee Roads Outside of Authorized Personnel

Cairo – The village of Cairo is closing all levee roads as well as the approaches to the levee roads to all traffic outside of authorized personnel. The announcement was made via Facebook by the Cairo Fire Department yesterday and will take affect this morning. The ban includes personal vehicles but also recreational vehicles like…

SIU, Illinois Farm Bureau Hosting Field Day

SIU, Illinois Farm Bureau Hosting Field Day

The Illinois Farm Bureau, together with the Illinois Nutrient Research & Education Council (NREC) and Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), will host a field day Wednesday, June 26 to showcase research efforts ongoing at SIUC . The field day, which will be held at SIUC University Farms, will cover topics including: Impacts of cover crops, saturated…

Franklin Co. Man Reported Missing; Believed to be Endangered

Franklin Co. Man Reported Missing; Believed to be Endangered

Benton – The Franklin Co. Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in finding a missing man whom they believe to be endangered. According to a release from the Franklin Co. EMA, Frankie Parrott was last seen recently wearing blue jeans, a tan shirt with an eagle on the front and glasses. He is described…

Missing Carbondale Girl Found Alive

Missing Carbondale Girl Found Alive

Carbondale – Seven-year-old Patrice Dotson, who had been reported missing from her home at around 6:00pm last night has been found and is in the custody of her family. According to a release from the Carbondale Police Department, Patrice was found by by Carbondale City Employees involved in the search in the 1500 block of…

Carbondale Police Searching for Missing Seven-Year Old

Carbondale Police Searching for Missing Seven-Year Old

Carbondale – The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Patrice D. Dotson, age 7, was last seen on 06-10-2019 at about 6:00 p.m in the 600 block of West Cherry Street. Dotson is described as about 4’00” tall, weighing about 70 pounds, with brown eyes and…

Some East Cape Girardeau Residents Ordered to Evacuate Due to Flood Waters

Some East Cape Girardeau Residents Ordered to Evacuate Due to Flood Waters

East Cape Girardeau – Some East Cape Girardeau residents are being ordered to evacuate. Joe Aden, mayor of East Cape issued an evacuation order for those living in mobile homes in the East Cape Mobile Park due to possible electrical issues that could be caused by water getting underneath the homes. They plan to cut…

Mt. Vernon Man Wanted in Connection to Shooting Turns Self In

Mt. Vernon Man Wanted in Connection to Shooting Turns Self In

Mt. Vernon – A Mt. Vernon man wanted in connection to a shooting earlier this month is behind bars after turning himself in. According to a release from the Jefferson Co. Sheriff’s Office, Calvin Webster, who had a warrant out for his arrest in connection to a non-fatal shooting on the 2300 block of Perkins…

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