Congressman Darin LaHood’s TANF reform bill passes Ways and Means Committee

By Anthony Engle on May 25 at 1:18pm

States will face penalties for misuse of TANF funds as part of legislation that was voted out of the United States House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee yesterday. House Read More

Jacksonville PropKickers model airplane club to host spectator event Saturday

By Anthony Engle on May 25 at 11:52am

To kick off Memorial Day weekend, a group of Jacksonville’s friendliest fliers will be joined by fellow enthusiasts for an outdoor viewing of flyable scale airplane models. The Jacksonville PropKickers Read More

UPDATE: body found in Meredosia has been ID’d, investigation continues

By Blake Schnitker on May 25 at 6:48am

A body was recovered in Meredosia. Illinois State Police are currently investigating the incident According to authorities, the body was discovered at about 7:10 yesterday morning on Montgomery Street in Read More

Unidentified body found near Illinois River in Meredosia

By Blake Schnitker on May 24 at 3:37pm

A body was recovered in Meredosia. Illinois State Police are currently investigating the incident. According to authorities, the body was discovered at about 7:10 this morning on Montgomery Street in Read More

Ribbon-cutting ceremony to be held at new water treatment plant

By Blake Schnitker on May 24 at 6:23am

The city of Jacksonville is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new water treatment plant this afternoon. After several years in the making, the city of Jacksonville is ready to Read More