The 7th Annual AMVETS Wing Ding is taking place this weekend

By Jack Jones on January 20 at 1:17pm

This weekend, a local veterans organization will give you a chance to heat up your weekend while helping to raise funds. The Jacksonville Sons of the AMVETS will be hosting Read More

Blood Banks Can Use Your Help

By Blake Schnitker on January 19 at 3:26pm

If you’ve ever dreamt about being a hero and saving lives, now is the time and chance to do just that.   Blood banks all over the country are in Read More

South Jax Trustee expresses support for Manker to join Board

By Blake Schnitker on January 19 at 1:47pm

More support is coming for a certain candidate to become the next member of the South Jacksonville Board of Trustees. Recently, we spoke with Tyson Manker of South Jacksonville about Read More

Jacksonville Fire Chief Sills talks increased responses in 2017

By Blake Schnitker on January 19 at 11:26am

The number of calls received by the Jacksonville Fire Department in 2017 was up rather significantly than in years past. As we’re nearly three weeks into the New Year, local Read More

Senators McCann & Manar working on bill to provide high speed internet to rural schools

By Blake Schnitker on January 19 at 9:06am

Two downstate Senators are continuing their push to bring high-speed internet to the state’s rural communities and schools. Local State Senator Sam McCann, along with Senators Andy Manar of Bunker Read More

Cass County man accused of attempted murder makes court appearance

By Blake Schnitker on January 19 at 6:49am

A Beardstown man accused of attempted murder made his first appearance in Cass County court yesterday. According to the Jacksonville Journal Courier, authorities arrested 33-year old Devin Fair sometime after Read More

South Jacksonville Board terminates contract of Village employee at special meeting

By Jack Jones on January 19 at 6:13am

The South Jacksonville Village Board voted to terminate the contract of a Village employee last night after concerns were raised about the nature of their appointment. The majority of this Read More

Jacksonville Bancorp Board Chairman talks Jacksonville Savings Bank merger with CNB

By Blake Schnitker on January 18 at 12:47pm

Officials with Jacksonville Savings Bank are discussing their merger and acquisition by CNB Bank & Trust. CNB is announcing that the Directors of Jacksonville Savings Bank has approved the sale Read More

Waverly man accused of killing wife, unborn child still unfit to stand trial

By Blake Schnitker on January 18 at 12:26pm

The Waverly man accused of murdering his wife and unborn child back in September is still unfit to stand trial. A hearing in Morgan County Court Tuesday was scheduled to Read More

BREAKING: CNB Bank & Trust announcing purchase of Jacksonville Savings Bank

By Blake Schnitker on January 18 at 7:49am

The merger of two banking groups has resulted in one Jacksonville bank purchasing another large local bank. CNB is announcing that the Directors of Jacksonville Savings Bank has approved the Read More