8th District Circuit Judge Mark Drummond Retiring

By Benjamin Cox on May 21 at 2:36pm

A Western Illinois judge is retiring from Illinois’ 8th Circuit. Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Rita Garman announced Monday that 8th Judicial Circuit Court Judge Mark Drummond will retire August Read More

Henry Receives Applebee Community Service Award

By Benjamin Cox on May 21 at 2:29pm

A prominent community member is receiving an award for public service. The Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville is honoring Brittany Henry as its 2019 recipient of the A. Wadsworth Applebee Community Read More

Jacksonville Police Department Is Getting a Golf Cart

By Benjamin Cox on May 21 at 8:49am

A local police department will be getting a new style of vehicle for policing efforts soon. The Jacksonville City Council approved the purchase of a new gas-powered golf cart for Read More

Rushville Man Faces Federal Charges for Child Pornography

By Benjamin Cox on May 21 at 8:19am

A Rushville man is facing federal charges. 29-year old Joshua M. Crow is headed to federal court for alleged distribution, receipt, and/or possession of child pornography. Crow has been the Read More

Helmich hired in south Sangamon County village

By Anthony Engle on May 20 at 3:33pm

A former police chief in Cass County has been hired as an officer in southern Sangamon County. Wesley Helmich, the 31 year old former chief of police for the city Read More