Jacksonville aldermen pass tax levies for 2017 at city council meeting

By Blake Schnitker on December 12 at 8:51am

Jacksonville aldermen approved an ordinance to levy taxes for 2017 at last night’s city council meeting. On an otherwise light agenda, city council members passed the second reading of the Read More

Zeller named new Chairman of Morgan County Board of Commissioners

By Blake Schnitker on December 11 at 10:59am

There’s a new Chairman of the Morgan County Board of Commissioners following this morning’s meeting. Former Vice Chairman Bradley Zeller was voted in and approved this morning as the new Read More

City Council holds final meeting of 2017 tonight

By Blake Schnitker on December 11 at 6:52am

An ordinance on tax levies and a policy on sexual harassment highlight tonight’s city council meeting. Jacksonville aldermen will meet for the final time this year at tonight’s city council Read More

IDOT receives public feedback on Florence Bridge project

By Blake Schnitker on December 8 at 7:59am

Residents of Scott and Pike counties had the opportunity to meet with IDOT representatives last night regarding future plans for the Florence Bridge. The Illinois Department of Transportation is currently Read More

Jacksonville Police investigating numerous reports of tire slashing

By Jack Jones on December 8 at 7:17am

This past weekend, several reports of damage to vehicles were reported to the Jacksonville Police Department. There were a total of thirteen vehicles that reportedly had their tires slashed between Read More