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'Twelfth Night' coming to Cole Park on Sunday
The Chester Public Library is delighted to once again host Stone Soup Shakespeare at Cole Park.
Submitted by the Chester Public Library
May 1, 2019 10:07 AM
CHS Quarterback Club 'Meat Wheel' fundraiser will support YellowJacket football
The Chester Quarterback Club will host its annual Meat Wheel fundraiser March 17 -- this year to help CHS purchase a piece of equipment for the CHS practice field designed to help players improve ball control and their blocking skills. The fundraiser will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at the Chester Eagles Club, 402 Hacker St., Chester, with food and fellowship for CHS football supporters.
By Jim Beers
Mar 6, 2019 6:19 PM
'Annie' prepares for March 14 opening
The cast of the upcoming Chester High School production of "Annie" takes time out from a Saturday morning rehearsal on the Juergen's Gymnasium stage. The show runs March 14-17 and tickets are now on sale in the CHS office.
Feb 28, 2019 4:16 PM
CHS Theater Camp will teach number from 'Annie'
CHESTER -- The Chester High School Theater Department will host its annual Theater Camp on March 4, 5 and 7 in Juergen's Gymnasium, where CHS students will rehearse and perform the musical, "Annie," March 14-17. During the camp, which is for 1st through 8th graders, participants will learn a song and dance from "Annie." They will perform it on the same stage at 7 p.m. March 16, right before the curtain opens for the CHS production of "Annie".
BY JIM BEERS
Jan 31, 2019 5:57 PM
Eagle Fest 2019 will be held Feb. 2 at Costello Lock & Dam
Eagle-watch with spotted scopes, view a nearby eagle nest and meet some feathered friends at the World Bird Sanctuary at the 2019 Eagle Fest on Feb. 2. The event will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam, at 4800 Lock and Dam Road in Modoc, Illinois.
Submitted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Jan 16, 2019 11:22 AM
Elvis birthday celebration to feature Ronnie McDowell, Amber Hayes
Two Nashville country artists are coming to Carbondale to celebrate the birthday of Elvis Presley in song.
Submitted by Cara Recine, spokeswoman for The Varsity
Jan 4, 2019 1:32 PM
Christmas comes to Chester
Music, games, a parade, crafts and more as crowds welcome the season at the annual Christmas on the River Festival
Dec 12, 2018 1:01 PM
And now ... the Christmas on the River winners!
Reindeer Games 1st place: Kaitlyn Brunkhorst & team, $100.
Submitted by the Christmas on the River committee
Dec 12, 2018 12:25 PM
Blues Hall of Famer Michael Charles in Murphy on Dec. 7
Grammy-elected and Blues Hall of Fame Australian artist Michael Charles will take the stage Friday, Dec. 7 at Brews Brothers Taproom in Murphysboro.
Dec 5, 2018 1:27 PM
Christmas on the River: 30th annual holiday fest kicks off Friday with tree lighting
Not in the holiday spirit yet? Chester will fix that, starting Friday with the 30th annual Christmas on the River celebration that ushers in the season like nothing else.
Herald Tribune staff report
Dec 5, 2018 11:37 AM
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