South Jacksonville officials ready for annual celebration

By Jack Jones on July 22 at 3:08pm

First Christian Church in South Jacksonville will host one of the highly anticipated events of the summer season next weekend. The South Jacksonville Celebration is July 28 & 29, and Read More

Democratic candidate for governor in Jacksonville July 23

By Jack Jones on July 22 at 2:46pm

Jacksonville area voters will get the chance to meet one of the eight Democratic candidates for Illinois governor this weekend. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ameya Pawar is on a bus tour Read More

Gill Pre-Trial Hearing

By Blake Schnitker on July 22 at 6:37am

The long-awaited trial of Robert Gill is experiencing yet another delay following Friday’s pre-trial hearing. While the trial was originally scheduled to start on August 7th, an official date for Read More

Waverly Superintendent Day talks Senate Bill 1, urgency for public school funding

By Blake Schnitker on July 21 at 12:08pm

With about a month left before students return to their classrooms, public school districts across Illinois are in danger of not having the funds to open their doors on time. Read More

South Jax Trustees discuss project with District 117, approve ordinance codification

By Blake Schnitker on July 21 at 6:59am

The cooperative TIF project with District 117, as well as the South Jacksonville Celebration highlighted most of last night’s South Jacksonville meeting. The evening began with a public hearing on Read More