Social Distancing Marion High School Traditional Graduation Set For August 7 By Brad Palmer • Jul 31, 2020 Marion Unit 2 Schools With the new school year about to start, one area high school plans to honor the graduates from last year's class. Marion High School will have a traditional commencement ceremony August 7 at the football stadium. Perry County Missouri Tightens Restrictions Due to Growing COVID-19 Numbers By Brad Palmer • Jul 1, 2020 Perry County Health Dept. Perry County in southeast Missouri is strongly discouraging social gatherings of any kind after it jumped into the top 10 counties in the State of Missouri for the highest number positive cases of COVID-19 per capita. Keep Carbondale Beautiful Spring Clean Up Challenge By Jacob Gordon • Apr 27, 2020 Keep Carbondale Beautiful One local organization is asking residents to take part in a challenge for this year's spring cleanup.