Mac holding 1st Nearly Naked Mile

By Ryne Turke on February 6 at 9:08am


MacMurray College will hold its first Nearly Naked Mile on Monday to benefit the Jacksonville Salvation Army. Participants will wear clothing to the event they wish to donate, strip down Read More

South Jax Village Hall gets new look

By Ryne Turke on February 6 at 9:07am


Changes have been made at South Jacksonville’s Village Hall, but not the kind you might be expecting. Village Clerk Dani Glascock says the trustees and employees in the office have Read More

New COGFA report suggests lower contributions in teacher retirement

By Jim McCabe on February 6 at 9:07am


Jacksonville State Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer is weighing in on a new report focusing on teacher retirement contributions. According to the Commission on Government Forecasting And Accountability, the recommended percentage of Read More

Morgan Co. sheriff crime report out for 2015

By Jim McCabe on February 6 at 9:06am


The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office has released crime statistics for 2015.      There was a slight increase in criminal offenses reported from 2014, up to 459. The clearance rate was Read More

LaHood honors National Catholic Schools week

By Ryne Turke on February 5 at 12:58pm


Representative Darin LaHood cosponsored a resolution this week honoring National Catholic Schools week. The 18th district of Illinois is home to 28 Catholic Schools. LaHood, a graduate of a Catholic Read More