Hottest Day of 2016 Southern Illinois - 6/16/2016 Carbondale, IL
“The Other America" Greg M. Carter, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Brad Cole, The New Executive Director of the Illinois Municipal League
Timmy Whiteford Band - Deal - 8/2/14 Carbondale, Illinois
Carbondale is a city in Jackson County, Illinois, United States, within the Southern Illinois region informally known as "Little Egypt." The city developed from 1853 because of the stimulation of railroad construction into the area. Today the major roadways of Illinois Route 13 and U.S. Route 51 intersect in the city. The city is 96 miles (154 km) southeast of St. Louis, Missouri, on the northern edge of the Shawnee National Forest. Carbondale is the home of the main campus of Southern Illinois University.