Jacksonville man representing Team USA in Special Olympics World Games

By Ryne Turke on July 21 at 10:10am

Photo by Jeremy Davidson

A Jacksonville man has been selected to compete in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games. Fifty-two year old Kevin Bush, who resides at Pathway Services, is one of 11 athletes Read More

Local 7U baseball team heading to Little League World Series in Kansas

By Ryne Turke on July 11 at 5:38am


A local 7U baseball team is having a season to remember. The Central Illinois Swing, comprised of six and seven year old players from Greenfield, Shipman, Gillespie, Carlinville, Golden Eagle Read More

IC announces renovations to baseball and softball fields

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 12:49pm


A ceremony was held at Illinois College this morning to commemorate the groundbreaking of two facility renovations on campus. Renovation plans for Joe Brooks Baseball Field and Jessica Kamp Softball Read More

Coach of the Year awarded to three Mac coaches

By Ryne Turke on June 26 at 1:13pm


Three MacMurray coaches have been named Coach of the Year in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Softball coach Lexy Determan, baseball coach Justin Fuhler and basketball coach Todd Creal Read More

Wessler on National HOF Ballot

By Gary Scott on June 25 at 10:00am


A member of the Illinois College sports Hall of Fame is back on the ballot for a national collegiate hall of fame. Jay Wessler is listed on the ballot for Read More

District 117 looking to merge athletic director and assistant principal positions at JHS

By Ryne Turke on June 18 at 12:54pm


The next athletic director at Jacksonville High School could be playing a big role on the administrative team. District 117 board members discussed the best solutions for filling the vacant Read More

NASCAR drivers race at Jacksonville Speedway

By Ryne Turke on June 17 at 12:38pm


The Summer National Series made a pit stop at the Jacksonville Speedway last night. The race featured NASCAR drivers Kenny Wallace, Kenny Schrader, Austin Dillon and Justin Allgaier. The drivers Read More

Mac baseball earns several all-conference honors

By Ryne Turke on May 11 at 3:58pm


A MacMurray College coach has been named coach of the year and several baseball players have earned all-conference honors. Head baseball coach and athletic director, Justin Fuhler, was awarded the Read More