Patterson, Richardson to step down from Jacksonville City Council

By Blake Schnitker on August 15 at 7:13am

The Jacksonville City Council will soon look to replace two of its members, as both Ward 3 aldermen plan on relocating in the near future. At Monday night’s city council Read More

District 117 Rounds out list of JHS Admins, declares elementary and middle school student Deans

By Anthony Engle on August 15 at 1:15am

The Jacksonville School District Board of Education met Tuesday afternoon for a special Board meeting in the conference room of their newly refurnished offices at 211 West State Street. The Read More

Man flees scene of accident involving juvenile female driver

By Anthony Engle on August 14 at 4:00pm

A Jacksonville man has been arrested for aggravated fleeing or eluding an officer. 51 year old Herbie Tamulis, of the 300 block of Pine Street, was arrested today and booked Read More

USDA Crop Progress and Conditions: Week ending August 12th

By Anthony Engle on August 14 at 12:31pm

Warmer and drier conditions caused fields to decline slightly. Last week, the average rainfall in the state of Illinois was 0.92 inches, on par with recorded measurements in the 33rd Read More

Congressman LaHood shares thoughts on ongoing trade war with China

By Blake Schnitker on August 14 at 10:27am

Farmers across America and particularly west central Illinois aren’t hiding their displeasure with the ongoing trade war with China. Despite the negative impact the trade war looks to have on Read More