MacMurray enrollment numbers hold steady

By Jim McCabe on September 16 at 1:12pm


MacMurray College officials are pleased with the latest enrollment numbers released for the school. Mac’s traditional, campus-based enrollment for the fall of 2014 remained steady, according to a press release, Read More

Jacksonville lawyer faces upcoming suspension

By Jim McCabe on September 16 at 1:11pm


The Supreme Court of Illinois has announced the filing of lawyer disciplinary orders during the September Term of Court, and it includes a Jacksonville lawyer. According to a monthly letter Read More

Local harvests impacted by heavy rains

By Ryne Turke on September 16 at 12:47pm

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West Central Illinois has received a heavy amount of rainfall recently, which limited farmers to just three days of suitable fieldwork for the week. According to the latest numbers from Read More

Open for business: New Kiwanis toy ribbon-cutting held

By Jim McCabe on September 16 at 8:20am


Kids wasted no time having fun on a newly-dedicated playground in Community Park that was officially opened for business Monday night. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the Kiwanis Club Read More

Rodney Davis announces support of the Second Chance Reauthorization Act

By Richard Holton on September 16 at 8:19am


According to a press release, the act is focused on providing resources to state and local governments, as well as community based programs. The goal of the act is to Read More