Southern Illinois Heroes


Thank you to all of our Southern Illinois Heroes! And thank you for submitting your Southern Illinois Hero story! We have 12 heroes who are featured in our 2015 calendar to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital presented by Paradise Pools and Spas! These calendars are available NOW!  Get your calendar NOW at River Radio Studios on Rt. 13, and Paradise Pools and Spas, both in Carterville!  Also available at the following businesses…

SI Vapors in Herrin
Giant City Lodge
Volkswagen of Marion
Ike Honda in Marion
First Southern Bank with locations throughout Southern Illinois
Fowler Heating and Cooling in Marion
ER Brown Furniture in West Frankfort
TJ’s Fine Jewelry in Carbondale
Vic Koenig Chevrolet in Carbondale

Here are our 2015 Southern Illinois Heroes

January — Dave Eddings
February — Kile Britton
March — Aiden King
April — Juanita Drue
May — Jena Yadro
June — Clay Allen
July — Delmar Jones
August — Denise Dierks
September — Judy Ashby
October — Ryan Buckingham
November — Jerad Bullock
December — John Gunning

Our cover photo features 4 inspiring young people who have all benefited either directly, or indirectly, from the treatments being developed at St. Jude! They include: Ross Hearn, Jack Bruce, Kiera Allsopp, and Anna Lamczyk. Our back cover features our Z100 heroes, Charlie Patrick from Energy, and the Patrick family! Cost for the calendar will be $15, (CASH or check made payable to “St. Jude”) and all money raised will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Special thanks going out to French Studio in Herrin for their amazing photography, and we say thank you as well to these local businesses:  Baltzell Plumbing, Black Diamond Harley Davidson, and Koerner Distributor!