Push is on for taxpayer dollars to help fund dog park

By Jim McCabe on July 25 at 10:26pm

Jacksonville aldermen spent a portion of Monday night’s City Council meeting discussing usage of taxpayer money for the city’s new dog park. The agenda called for a vote on a bid Read More

Morgan commissioner recap: East Morton development, budget update

By Jim McCabe on July 25 at 12:35pm


Morgan County Commissioners approved a purchase agreement with a developer for several mobile homes at this morning’s meeting. The homes are at Pleasant View at 1033 East Morton. Mike Hayes Read More

E-Bolt Supply coming to East Morton soon

By Ryne Turke on July 25 at 12:31pm

A Springfield-based construction supply company is in the process of expanding to Jacksonville. E-Bolt Supply co-owner Cori Blair says the six-year-old businesses is opening a second location on East Morton Read More

Jax City Council preview for 7/25/16

By Jim McCabe on July 25 at 7:26am

How much to pay for recycling services and improving water mains are among the topics at tonight’s Jacksonville City Council meeting. Aldermen will discuss accepting a proposal for the purchase Read More

Jacksonville store offering rare spices and teas

By Ryne Turke on July 24 at 8:00am

A new store near Jacksonville’s Downtown Square will feature a new twist of food, spices and supernatural experiences. Troy Taylor, owner of The Taylor Mercantile Company, ran a similar store Read More