Jacksonville organizations donate helmets to local fourth graders

By Ryne Turke on April 18 at 5:36am

Dr. Turner explaining brain injuires

The Jacksonville Park Foundation and Passavant Area Hospital partnered with Illinois College Professor Dr. Jeremy Turner to give a helmet to every fourth grader in Jacksonville on Thursday. The helmets Read More

Sheriff candidate appears in court

By Jim McCabe on April 17 at 12:37pm

greene county

A Greene County commissioner running for sheriff in that county made his first court appearance on felony charges last week. Luke Lamb was formally charged with Unlawful Communication with a Read More

Jacksonville mayor talks pot dispensaries, FutureGen model

By Jim McCabe on April 17 at 12:36pm

Mayor Andy Ezard

Jacksonville officials have been approached about having a medical marijuana facility set up locally. Mayor Andy Ezard appeared on this morning’s edition of AM Conversation on WLDS to talk about Read More