Virginia teenager killed in head-on collision

By Anthony Engle on December 11 at 9:12am

A Cass County teenager has died after colliding head on with a truck tractor semi trailer on Illinois Route 125 Monday afternoon. According to an official Illinois State Police report, Read More

Woodson man sentenced to 30 years for aggravated criminal sexual assault

By Blake Schnitker on December 11 at 8:17am

A Woodson man will spend perhaps the next three decades behind bars after being sentenced for aggravated criminal sexual assault. According to court documents, 55-year old Robert Schwalb was sentenced Read More

Meredosia Police Chief arrested for alleged domestic violence

By Blake Schnitker on December 10 at 12:11pm

A police chief from a small town in west central Illinois is on paid leave following his arrest this weekend for alleged domestic violence. According to multiple media outlets, Meredosia Read More

Two domestic battery arrests/D.U.I. Accident near ISD Saturday

By Anthony Engle on December 9 at 2:10am

Jacksonville Police made three arrests on Saturday. 28 year old Dakotah Ehle, of the 200 block of Spring Bay Drive, was arrested Saturday morning on College Avenue and booked at Read More

Man reportedly involved in shooting Thursday identified

By Blake Schnitker on December 7 at 1:43pm

A middle-aged Roodhouse man has been identified as the apparent suspect involved in the shooting in Roodhouse Thursday morning. A Freedom of Information Act request to the Greene County Jail Read More

“Silver Sneakers” at Fitness World reach a full decade of classes

By Blake Schnitker on December 7 at 11:57am

A fitness program focused on helping senior citizens is celebrating its tenth anniversary at a fitness club in Jacksonville. Fitness World has been organizing its Silver Sneakers program over the Read More

Crime of the Week: Cash theft from mislaid purse

By Anthony Engle on December 7 at 10:09am

Crime Stoppers of Morgan & Scott County are requesting information to assist the Jacksonville Police Department in their Investigation of a recent Theft. Local police received a report of a Read More

Two fugitives wanted for failure to appear in court

By Anthony Engle on December 7 at 9:43am

Two bench warrants were issued today for residents of Jacksonville who failed to fulfill their scheduled appearances in Morgan County court. 39 year old Corey Murphy, whose last known address Read More

Luger the K9 brought in, David Hickox apparently sent out

By Anthony Engle on December 6 at 9:17pm

The status of public protection in the Village of South Jacksonville has quite considerably changed after the events which took place at Village Hall Thursday evening. First, Officer Andrew Morgan Read More

Roodhouse Police have apparent shooting suspect in custody

By Blake Schnitker on December 6 at 11:54am

One person is in custody after a reported shooting at a residence in Roodhouse. WLDS/WEAI received reports of a shooting in Roodhouse shortly after 11 a.m., though not a lot Read More