MCS Community Services opens Energy Assistance Program

By Ryne Turke on October 5 at 11:39am


MCS Community Services has opened the 2016 Energy Assistance Program for residents in Morgan, Cass and Scott County. Applications for individuals 60 years or older or households with a disabled Read More

Worrell earns award for farmland real estate dedication

By Ryne Turke on October 5 at 6:05am


The owner of Jacksonville-based Worrell Land Services has been named the 2015 Illinois Farm & Land Broker of the Year. The honor was presented to Allan Worrell by the Illinois Read More

Lynnville Christian Church starting $100k construction project in October

By Ryne Turke on October 4 at 7:22am


Lynnville Christian Church has announced that construction plans for a new sanctuary and fellowship hall will start next month. Pastor Frank Hungerford says the process of building a new church Read More

Rep. Davis helps religious freedom act pass House

By Ryne Turke on October 3 at 9:14am


Representative Rodney Davis has announced that his bill to protect religious freedom has passed the House with unanimous support. Davis spoke in support of the Equitable Access to Care and Read More

Nearly inch and a half of rain measured in Jax in September

By Jim McCabe on October 3 at 9:14am

If you were a farmer who wanted dry conditions for September harvesting, you mostly got it this past month in Jacksonville. The WLDS-WEAI recording station recorded 1.45 inches of rain Read More