Bonifield Truck Lines Inc. — a business long gone from Metropolis, but a part of the city’s past and in the hearts and memories of many people whose lives the business and owners touched.

An investigation is underway into a suspicious fire, which occurred at 1015 E. Eighth Street — an apartment complex — early in the morning on March 15 in Metropolis, leaving six families without a home.

A new Massac County government website will soon be available on the world wide web Massac County Clerk Hailey Miles hopes when it is up and running, people searching for Massac County will see the website and find the appropriate department they need so her office is not so inundated with p…

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 Massac County’s girls soccer team made the haul to Carterville Tuesday to do battle with the Lady Lions and when the “dust” had settled, things still weren’t settled as the two teams battled to a 0-0 tie.  Massac County’s track teams were also on the road Tuesday at West Frankfort. No details yet.

Massac County’s softball team ran its record to 3-0 on the young year Tuesday afternoon with an exciting 5-3 win over Marion’s Lady Wildcats.

We were quite surprised to see the press release sent to area media outlets last week regarding the new duties of Shawnee Community College (SCC) President Dr. Peggy Bradford effective June 15. The joint statement from her and the Board of Trustees stated the resignation was her idea and she…

Things change in this old world — that’s just a given.  The print journalism industry has taken some knocks and changed a lot over the past 10 to 15 years.  I don’t think newspapers suffered right when the Internet became “a thing.”  But definitely after the introduction of Facebook and Twit…

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