Fugitive from Delaware arrested by Murrayville-Woodson Police

By Blake Schnitker on February 21 at 12:12pm

A fugitive who allegedly escaped from a prison in Delaware last year has been apprehended by local police. Officers with the Murrayville-Woodson Police Department arrested 30-year old Jordan McGowan, of Read More

SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Two-hour late start for District 117, Routt

By Blake Schnitker on February 21 at 6:08am

Jacksonville School District 117, along with Routt Catholic High School and Our Saviour’s Grade School, will start two hours later this morning. Four Rivers School District, Franklin Community Unit #1, Read More

Lorenz “Skeez” Kleinschmidt award Blue Diamond Community Service Award

By David Coy on February 20 at 7:45pm

A long time Cass County board member was recently awarded the Blue Diamond Community Service Award.    The late Lorenz “Skeez” Kleinschmidt was honored for his long term service to the Read More

Jacksonville Public Library soon to offer mobile WiFi hot spots

By David Coy on February 20 at 6:49pm

Those without access to the internet may soon be in luck. The Jacksonville Public Library is in the process of finalizing the purchase of 10 mobile WiFi hot spots. People Read More

Passavant to discontinue Paramedic program; Lifestar, America to provide full ambulance services

By Blake Schnitker on February 20 at 4:07pm

A local hospital is announcing the discontinuation of Paramedic program at the end of March. Passavant Area Hospital announced today that it will no longer offer paramedics, due to its Read More