West Nile-positive mosquito sample was taken in city of Jacksonville

By Anthony Engle on July 20 at 2:29pm

Morgan County Health Department Sanitarian Cameron Morford has officially ran his first positive test for West Nile Virus in mosquitoes here in Morgan County, and it was in Jacksonville. Morford Read More

South JAX Trustees: Village Days most likely first weekend of October, Village Hall parking lot needs makeover

By Anthony Engle on July 20 at 12:00pm

The Village of South Jacksonville continues to seek to improve how things are done. Three committees were publicly referenced during last night’s South Jacksonville Committee of the Whole trustees meeting, Read More

Morgan County Health Department confirms positive mosquito West Nile test

By Anthony Engle on July 19 at 10:05pm

The Morgan County Health Department has officially confirmed this year’s first West Nile Virus-positive result of a test done on captured mosquitoes in the county. According to Dale Bainter, Public Read More

Dr. Alonzo Ward to speak on African American History before the Civil War at Jacksonville Public Library tonight

By Anthony Engle on July 19 at 12:00pm

Considered by many to be the highest prize in writing and journalism, the Pulitzer prizes celebrated their 100th anniversary last year, and the Jacksonville Public Library will partner with Illinois Read More

District 117 Board: Pre-K playground expansion approved, more admin. spots filled

By Anthony Engle on July 19 at 9:32am

The last regular Board of Education meeting before the first day of classes for District 117 students was held last night. The meeting was highlighted by a clarification of the Read More