Crime of the Week: Local overnight vehicle thefts

By Anthony Engle on November 21 at 9:19am

Crime Stoppers of Morgan & Scott County are requesting information to assist the Jacksonville and South Jacksonville Police Departments in their investigations of recent Vehicle break ins. Both Departments received Read More

Van Avery awaits opening at mental health facility

By Blake Schnitker on November 20 at 3:34pm

The Jacksonville man accused of murdering his mother earlier this year still awaits a room at a state mental health facility. Earlier this month, on November 9th, the court received Read More

Tallula man dead following head-on crash Saturday morning

By Blake Schnitker on November 20 at 3:01pm

A Menard County man is dead following a two-vehicle crash on Illinois Route 97 in Sangamon County Saturday morning. According to reports from Illinois State Police District 9, the crash Read More

Community members, friends react to death of Ken Bradbury

By Anthony Engle on November 20 at 10:53am

Community members are reacting to the news of Ken Bradbury’s death Sunday. Mary Jane Million is Enrollment Operations Coordinator for Lincoln Land Community College in Jacksonville. Million explains Ken Bradbury’s Read More

District 117 Board discussing needing a new scoreboard

By Anthony Engle on November 20 at 10:39am

Jacksonville High School parents, particularly of football players, and students and fans will be seeing a brand new scoreboard next season. Apparently, and I’m sure many local parents and Crimsons Read More