Morgan County Fair queen Long to compete at state pageant

By Anthony Engle on January 19 at 6:31am

A Jacksonville native will compete this weekend representing the Morgan County Fair. First reported by the Jacksonville Journal Courier earlier this week, Miss Morgan County 2018 Savanna Long will compete Read More

Snow Emergency declared for Jacksonville for second weekend in a row

By Blake Schnitker on January 18 at 2:17pm

The City of Jacksonville has announced that once again, with the upcoming weather event anticipated for this weekend, a Snow Emergency for Jacksonville will be declared at 10:00 pm on Read More

3 million more bushels for Bartlett approved by Plan Commission

By Anthony Engle on January 18 at 11:50am

Bartlett Grain Company will be increasing local annual storage by 3 million bushels in the coming months. A site plan proposal for a new ground-mounted storage facility was approved yesterday Read More

Congressman LaHood to speak at event at Hamilton’s next week

By Blake Schnitker on January 17 at 12:48pm

The West Central Illinois Council on World Affairs is hosting an event featuring a D.C. Congressman as guest speaker next week. Congressman Darin LaHood of Illinois’ 18th House District will Read More

Bartlett Grain may upgrade local storage capacity

By Anthony Engle on January 17 at 7:28am

The South Jacksonville Plan Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals are meeting. The commission will gather for a meeting this evening beginning at 7 p.m. There is one item for Read More