State of the Village, City and County Address

By Blake Schnitker on January 11 at 8:51pm

The annual State of the Village, City and County Address took place last night in South Jacksonville’s Village Hall Board Room. Jacksonville Mayor Andy Ezard, South Jacksonville Interim Mayor Steve Read More

Davidsmeyer shares thoughts on Illinois’ Continued Budget Woes

By Blake Schnitker on January 11 at 1:07pm

There’s been yet another holdup in the state budget plan. The latest delay indicates the earliest the state could see a new budget plan is February after the Illinois Senate Read More

CNB Bank & Trust Offering Scholarships to High School Seniors

By Blake Schnitker on January 11 at 9:33am

An area bank is offering scholarship opportunities to local high school students. CNB Bank & Trust is announcing their partnership with Community Bankers Association of Illinois for the scholarship program. Read More

Three Arrested In Connection To Robbery

By Zac Coffman on January 9 at 1:54pm

The Jacksonville Police Department Investigative Division made three arrests on Saturday in relation to a robbery that was reported on New Years Day.               Read More

LaHood Talks Repealing Obamacare

By Zac Coffman on January 9 at 1:47pm

On January 20th President Elect Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. One of President Elect Trumps main campaign promises was to repeal Read More

Morgan County Health Department Talks Zika

By Zac Coffman on January 9 at 1:21pm

The World Health Organization declared the Zika virus a public health emergency of international concern almost a year ago. Zika concerns dominated headlines over the summer when top athletes from Read More

Jacksonville Main Street to host Murder Mystery Dinner

By Blake Schnitker on January 7 at 10:25am

A fun evening of food and a murder mystery will take place next weekend at MacMurray College. Jacksonville Main Street is announcing their murder mystery dinner, “Cheese-Murder in Paradise” has Read More

MacMurray’s New Provost talks about her position

By Blake Schnitker on January 7 at 10:23am

One local Jacksonville college is getting a new provost next month. Earlier this week, it was reported that MacMurray College has selected Beverly Rodgers as their new Provost, who is Read More

Fitness World Seeing Positive Results from New Complex

By Blake Schnitker on January 7 at 10:20am

Local residents are flocking to various gyms attempting to keep up with their New Year’s Resolutions. Fortunately for Fitness World Health Club, they’ve officially opened the doors of their brand Read More

South Jacksonville Approves Separation of IT Services

By Zac Coffman on January 6 at 1:11pm

The South Jacksonville Board of Trustees approved the separation of the Village Hall’s computer IT services from that of the South Jacksonville Police Department. While the computer systems have always Read More