Construction on Morton continues next week

By Blake Schnitker on April 24 at 7:08am

More construction on Morton Avenue is starting up the first day of May. Crews from the Illinois Department of Transportation completed their patching work over the course of two-to-three days Read More

Liquor ordinance, property rezoning among items for City Council meeting

By Blake Schnitker on April 24 at 6:55am

A number of Jacksonville alderman will be sworn-in as part of tonight’s City Council meeting. Tonight’s action begins at 6 with a workshop, where council members will discuss the animal Read More

Wells Center officially announces closure

By Blake Schnitker on April 21 at 3:05pm

A local drug abuse treatment facility is announcing that it will officially close the first week of May. In a statement released today, Wells Center Executive Director Bruce Carter announced Read More

Sports Postponement

By Dawn Johnson on April 21 at 2:49pm

*Update on Jacksonville Athletics 4/22* Boys (Varsity) Baseball: The Jacksonville vs. Triopia (Varsity)  baseball contest at St. Louis, Busch Stadium scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday, April 22 has been postponed.

LaHood discusses Town Hall meeting earlier this week

By Jack Jones on April 21 at 11:59am

A local Congressman held a town hall meeting earlier this week to gauge the thoughts of how his constituents. Congressman Darin LaHood held a town hall meeting in Washington, Illinois Read More