Sales tax, watershed project to be discussed at city council

By Jim McCabe on July 28 at 8:25am

Two presentations are scheduled for tonight’s Jacksonville city council meeting. Leading off will be District 117 Superintendent Steve Ptacek to discuss the recent school board vote to put a sales Read More

Jax woman arrested for trying to hit someone with vehicle

By Jim McCabe on July 28 at 8:24am


Jacksonville Police say a woman used a personal vehicle to cause damage to another vehicle and strike a person during a Sunday morning incident. Eighteen-year-old Mahyura Walton of the 1-hundred Read More

Fire dept. responds to parking lot camper fire

By Jim McCabe on July 28 at 8:24am


Jacksonville firefighters extinguished a motor home fire in the Wal-Mart parking lot Sunday morning. It happened at around 10:15 a.m., according to reports. Jacksonville Fire Lieutenant Matt Summers says when Read More

STD clinic to return to Morgan County

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 8:02am


A Jacksonville clinic for people with sexually transmitted diseases and infections that closed several years ago is re-opening. The Morgan County Health Department STD Clinic is slated to return in Read More

Crimestoppers seeking info on two Jacksonville vandalisms

By Ryne Turke on July 27 at 8:01am


Crimestoppers of Morgan and Scott Counties are requesting information to assist in two cases of vandalism in the northeast side of Jacksonville. According to the Jacksonville Police Department, the first Read More