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

Garrison School in Jacksonville granted exceptional learning opportunity into the 2020 school year

By Anthony Engle on May 24 at 12:00am

One local school has been given a rare opportunity to enrich the lives of their students as we move towards two decades in this new millenium. The Garrison School off Read More

Brown County Middle, Pikeland Community, and Garrison make up 12 percent of Bicentennial STEM Grant winners

By Anthony Engle on May 23 at 4:24pm

Three area schools have received grants to improve STEM education in their classrooms. Brown County Middle School in Mount Sterling, The Garrison School in Jacksonville, and Pikeland Community School in Read More

Circuit Judge recuses himself from case involving Winchester city employee

By Blake Schnitker on May 23 at 12:26pm

The Circuit Judge in the case against a Winchester City employee accused of stealing over $500 in government funds is recusing himself from the case following a court appearance earlier Read More