Crimestoppers Most Wanted For the Week of Aug 16th

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 1:25pm

Morgan-Scott Crimestoppers are asking for tips or information in locating two individuals wanted on warrants in the area. 38 year old Rozell C Harris of the 200 block of South Read More

Heartland Virus Confirmed in Illinois

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 1:10pm

Illinois has another rare infection carried by ticks to deal with this year. The Illinois Department of Public Health has confirmed that ticks in Illinois this year carry the rare Read More

Connect Illinois Program Announced to Bring Broadbrand to Rural Areas

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 12:58pm

Broadband Internet for the City of Jacksonville has been underway for several months now. The Special Studies Committee at the city has been undertaking a project to bring municipal broadband Read More

Hy-Vee Reports Data Breach

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 12:24pm

A regional grocery chain is reporting a data breach. Hy-Vee Incorporated released a statement yesterday saying that they are currently investigating irregular activities on their points of sale systems at Read More

JACIL Offering ASL Classes

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 12:21pm

Would you like to learn sign language? Jacksonville Area Center for Independent Living will be offering classes in American Sign Language next month that will run through October. All of Read More

Jacksonville Parks & Lakes Announces Spraying At the Lake

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 12:20pm

Jacksonville Parks & Lakes has announced Lake Jacksonville will be sprayed next Wednesday. Lake Site Manager Brett Gilbreth said in a press release today that the lake will be sprayed Read More

Lovejoy Hall Possible New Location for McCoys’ Productions

By Benjamin Cox on August 16 at 12:12pm

A local playhouse may have new life. Laurie and Rich McCoy, owners of the Playhouse on the Square, told the Journal-Courier earlier this month that the playhouse would be closing Read More

IL National Guard Sending Central Illinois Units to Middle East

By Benjamin Cox on August 15 at 5:39pm

Several members of the Beardstown community will be heading to the Middle East next Fall. According to a report from the Illinois National Guard, 55 guardsmen and women from the Read More

More Fallout For Auburn High School Student’s Racist Video

By Benjamin Cox on August 15 at 5:34pm

More fallout of a racist video is being felt in the community of Auburn this week. A week after a racist Snapchat video of two Auburn students went viral, the Read More

Joe Page Bridge Reopens

By Benjamin Cox on August 15 at 4:11pm

A major path over the Illinois River reopened in the southern portion of the WLDS/WEAI listening area yesterday. The Joe Page Bridge from southern Greene County into Calhoun County was Read More