Human trafficking summit being held

By Jim McCabe on July 9 at 1:16pm


A West Central Illinois Congressman is participating in a human trafficking summit next week. Rodney Davis will be participating in the event with fellow Illinois representative John Shimkus in Edwardsville Read More

IC student finds law book of Governor Joseph Duncan

By Ryne Turke on July 9 at 1:14pm

Duncan Mansion

An Illinois College student interning at the Governor Duncan Mansion made a significant discovery near the end of June. Mansion Director Loretta Widdows says intern Emily Pacini had been restoring, Read More

Ribbon-cutting ceremony kicks off 2014 edition of Morgan County Fair

By Jim McCabe on July 9 at 12:36pm


A ceremonial ribbon-cutting officially kicked off the Morgan County Fair today. Taking part in the ribbon-cutting were Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce president Ginny Fanning, WLDS-WEAI Sales Manager Mark Whalen, Mayor Read More

Downstate state rep claims bias on JDC report

By Jim McCabe on July 9 at 6:45am


A Republican lawmaker from Okawville is criticizing a study that’s being done regarding the closure of the Jacksonville Developmental Center. Preliminary results of the report released in March by the Read More

New queen named in Morgan County

By Jim McCabe on July 9 at 6:26am


Brianna Klein is the new Morgan County Queen. Klein was the winner of last night’s six-contestant pageant to cap off the first day of festivities at the Morgan County Fair. Read More