Superman Celebration en Afternoon Round-Up 6/8/12 <p><a href="">Click and Clack are going into retirement. </a></p><p><strong>Prairie State News:</strong></p><p>Southern Illinois University Carbondale is getting a nearly <a href="">$300,000 federal grant money meant to develop clean-coal technology</a>.</p><p>Illinois will receive more than $7 million in federal housing grants to <a href="">improve local communities by providing shelter and affordable housing</a>.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 21:34:58 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18302 at Afternoon Round-Up 6/8/12 Metropolis Celebrates 40 Years of Superman <p>WKMS has been checking in at the <a href="">Superman Celebration</a> going on in Metropolis this weekend.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 20:49:27 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson & Kate Lochte 18300 at Metropolis Celebrates 40 Years of Superman Metropolis Superman Celebration <p><span dir="ltr" id=":23b">Metropolis Illinois&rsquo; Superman Celebration begins Thursday afternoon. This is the 40th year since DC Comics allowed the city to call itself the &ldquo;Hometown of Superman.&rdquo;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:58:14 +0000 Chad Lampe 18271 at Metropolis Superman Celebration