Police continue looking for suspect in abandoned baby case

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 8:04am


Jacksonville Police say a baby found abandoned in a dumpster on West Lafayette Saturday morning continues to recover. The baby was found in the 300 block of West Lafayette around Read More

Police investigating armed robbery

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 8:04am


Jacksonville Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery that allegedly happened last night on North Church Street. Police say in a press release it happened at around 8:45 Read More

Jax man in good condition after alleged DUI

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 8:03am


A Jacksonville man was hospitalized over the weekend after an apparent DUI incident. Reports from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department indicate 47-year-old Mark Hennessy of the 1900 block of Woods Read More

Lightning strikes twice with winner of this year’s Dreams Drawing

By Jim McCabe on August 31 at 8:54pm


Don’t tell Jennifer Wingler the odds of winning a $100,000 prize twice are impossible. Wingler was the winner of the grand prize of the 2014 Routt-Our Saviour Dreams Drawing. Her Read More

Senator Durbin presents Carrollton native with the Vietnam Service Medal

By Ryne Turke on August 31 at 9:53am


U.S. Senator Dick Durbin presented an award that was long overdue to a Vietnam veteran yesterday in Greene County. Carrollton native Bob Richey was given the Vietnam Service Medal with Read More