UPDATE: woman identified in fatal crash Sunday morning

By Blake Schnitker on October 30 at 7:27am

The identity of the Jacksonville woman killed in a crash Sunday morning is being released. According to Morgan County Coroner Jeff Lair, after an autopsy was performed this morning, the Read More

Reminders for safe Trick-or-Treating on Halloween

By Blake Schnitker on October 30 at 6:10am

Plenty of local children will hit the streets tonight for Halloween trick-or-treating, and the local police are reminding residents of a few rules when it comes to tonight’s activities. The Read More

Central Christian Church hosting Trunk or Treat October 29 in Jacksonville

By Jack Jones on October 28 at 8:45am

A safe alternative to standard trick-or-treating for children is available this weekend at Central Christian Church. Central Christian Church senior minister Rex Kibler says it’s a safe opportunity for kids Read More

Tree planting on tap in Jacksonville for Make a Difference Day

By Jack Jones on October 28 at 8:39am

Seeds are being planted this weekend to make Jacksonville’s parks even more beautiful. Jacksonville alderwoman Lori Large Oldenettel says the tree planting takes the place of the Town Brook Clean Read More

JREDC Chairman discusses Ellis’ decision to step down

By Blake Schnitker on October 27 at 12:25pm

JREDC’s Board Chair is discussing the resignation of President Paul Ellis. The Jacksonville Regional Economic Development Corporation, or JREDC, is announcing that President Paul Ellis has resigned from his position Read More

Ellis resigns as President of the JREDC

By Blake Schnitker on October 27 at 7:09am

A prominent figure in the economic development of the Jacksonville area is stepping down from his role. The Jacksonville Regional Economic Development Corporation, or JREDC, is announcing that President Paul Read More

Death of Manchester man under investigation

By Blake Schnitker on October 27 at 6:14am

There are still questions left to be answered about a death in Scott County. Twenty-eight year old Andrew Long, of Decatur and a graduate of North Greene High School, died Read More

H.E.L.P.S. Ministry hosting “Dollars for Diapers” drive

By Blake Schnitker on October 26 at 9:46am

With the holiday’s right around the corner, a number of local groups are organizing events as ways to give back to the community. As the weather gets colder, many people Read More

Bond reduced for Chandlerville man facing attempted murder charges

By Blake Schnitker on October 25 at 12:33pm

The Chandlerville man accused of attempted murder in an alleged in attack in Virginia had his bond reduced at a preliminary hearing this morning. Sixty-two year old Jimmy Johnson, as Read More

Man accused of Waverly murder found unfit for trial, case delayed until January

By Blake Schnitker on October 24 at 12:45pm

It will be several months, and at the very latest a year, before the Waverly man accused of multiple counts of murder goes to trial. Thirty-three year old Nathan Henson Read More