Eclipse-Watching event at Jacksonville Public Library

By Blake Schnitker on August 21 at 12:12pm

For local residents that would like to experience today’s solar eclipse without having to leave town, you can head to the Jacksonville Public Library for a special viewing event. While Read More

District 117 taking safety precautions with today’s solar eclipse

By Blake Schnitker on August 21 at 7:12am

A once-in-a-lifetime celestial event is taking place today, as parts of west central Illinois will experience the first total eclipse of the sun in nearly forty years.. And while many Read More

IC hosting event for anticipated solar eclipse

By Jack Jones on August 19 at 12:06pm

You can experience something truly incredible on Monday as parts of west central Illinois will experience the first total eclipse of the sun since 1979. The American Astronomical Society says Read More

City moving forward with Lake Jacksonville renovations

By Jack Jones on August 19 at 11:51am

With the end of summer drawing near, the City of Jacksonville will be renovating parts of Lake Jacksonville during the off-season. During last Monday night’s workshop session prior to the Read More

Two hurt when ATV collides with vehicle

By Jack Jones on August 19 at 10:27am

A collision between an ATV and a vehicle late Friday afternoon in Jacksonville sent a 15-year old and an 8-year old to the hospital. Jacksonville police say the 15-year old Read More