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Publishing a weekly newspaper in Marion, Herrin & Carterville, Illinois

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The Latest News

Keep up with the action of your city council and school board, read  the week's obituaries, hear the latest neighborhood news from several local columnists, follow hot political races and more. Our news team works hard to pack so much into every issue that you always know what's happening in your community.

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Your hometown teams

Herrin Tigers, Marion Wildcats, Carterville Lions, Johnston City Indians, Crab Orchard Trojans, Southern Illinois Miners, Saluki Sports with Fred Huff, swim teams, little league, junior high athletics ... find all this coverage and more in Swinford Publications.

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Lots to do & read

There's more to be found than just news and sports. The classifieds section in Swinford Publications is still a great place to buy and sell, post an assumed name notice and browse legal and public notices. Health articles, our annual Salute to Veterans, puzzles and (coming soon) our comics page give you plenty of content to fill your leisure time. We are dedicated to giving you an ever-improving newspaper in Marion, newspaper in Carterville and newspaper in Herrin, Illinois.

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