River Country Quilt Show Comes to Jacksonville

By Jack Jones on July 24 at 3:21pm

This weekend, there will be quilts galore at Jacksonville High School. The River Country Quilt Show will take place the 28th and 29th in Jacksonville. We spoke with the event’s Read More

Gov. Rauner yet to receive Senate Bill 1, Special Session starts Wednesday

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 12:47pm

State lawmakers will be heading back to the Capitol after Senate Bill 1 has yet to make its way to Governor Bruce Rauner’s desk. On Friday, Governor Rauner gave the Read More

Candidate for IL Governor Ameya Pawar makes stop in Jacksonville

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:24am

Illinois Gubernatorial candidate Ameya Pawar laid out his plan to unite the state during a public appearance in Jacksonville yesterday. An alderman for Chicago’s 47th ward, Pawar’s statewide bus tour Read More

Jacksonville Police looking for suspect in Saturday morning robbery

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:07am

Local authorities are looking for a man who allegedly robbed an individual on East Morton Avenue Saturday morning. According to a news release from the Jacksonville Police Department, officers received Read More

Jacksonville Aldermen to hear update on New Water Treatment Plant Project tonight

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:05am

A number of topics regarding the new water treatment plant, as well as the possible hiring of a new firefighter highlight tonight’s city council meeting. At the workshop session, aldermen Read More