County budget process continues

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 12:32pm


Updates were given this morning at the Morgan County Commissioners’ meeting on the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget. Commissioner chairman Brad Zeller says all administrators and elected officials of county departments Read More

Jax Rotary Club adds new members

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 12:32pm

Jose's last Rotary meeting (and Melissa Pantier's) Friday 26 June 2015
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New officers and directors were recently sworn in for the Jacksonville Rotary Club. Those officers are president Todd Evans, president-elect Nancy Thorsen, and secretary-treasurer Steve Hardin. The new board members Read More

Jacksonville City Council July 27th meeting preview

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 7:27am


There’s plenty to discuss at tonight’s Jacksonville City Council meeting, from a new performing arts center to combined dispatch. Things get underway with a workshop session at 5:30 at the Read More

Charges filed against president of New Berlin school board

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 7:26am

The Springfield Journal-Register reports 42-year-old Christopher Gordon has been charged by the Sangamon County State’s Attorney’s Office with unlawful use of a weapon and aggravated assault after being arrested in Read More

United Warriors Xtreme Race bringing the mud back to Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on July 26 at 12:16pm


The Morgan County Fairgrounds will be transformed into a 5K obstacle course next month for the return of the United Warriors Xtreme Race. Event Director Lori Hartz says the August Read More