Memorial Physician Services Jacksonville gets high mark

By Jim McCabe on May 24 at 2:10pm


Memorial Physician Services has been once again been recognized for achieving the highest level possible by national standards for its facility in Jacksonville. According to a press release, that stems Read More

Local farmers limited in fields again

By Ryne Turke on May 24 at 12:33pm


Another week of cool temperatures kept Illinois farmers out of the fields. The state averaged 3.6 days suitable for fieldwork, almost a day more than West Southwest District farmers. USDA Read More

Jacksonville City Council adds Aaron Scott to 4th Ward

By Jim McCabe on May 24 at 6:29am


Jacksonville’s City Council now features two aldermen with the last name of Scott. In addition to Bill Scott, Mayor Andy Ezard announced Aaron Scott will replace Ben Tomhave, who resigned Read More

Life breathed back into plan to turn post office into museum

By Jim McCabe on May 24 at 6:28am


A city committee is renewing efforts to turn the old Jacksonville post office into a museum. The Jacksonville Heritage Cultural Board announced its intent to dust off a nearly decade-old Read More

Kesinger will have to apply to Supreme Court to get reinstated

By Jim McCabe on May 24 at 6:17am

The days of practicing law for an embattled Jacksonville attorney could be over, as he’ll need the Illinois Supreme Court’s blessing to be back in the courtroom. G. Ronald Kesinger’s Read More