Roodhouse teenager involved in fatal crash has been identified

By Blake Schnitker on July 27 at 8:19am

The 16-year old Roodhouse girl killed in an accident Tuesday has been identified as Lesley Bricker. Bricker was involved in a two-vehicle accident on the Roodhouse Blacktop near County Line Read More

Local Resident Featured On Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon Segment

By Blake Schnitker on July 26 at 12:27pm

One lucky Jacksonville resident was lucky enough to be featured on one of the country’s biggest late night shows last night. Local viewers who tuned into to The Tonight Show Read More

Ptacek talks Boundaries and SB1

By Jack Jones on July 26 at 11:31am

The District 117 Committee on the District Wide Boundary Process is getting closer to making a decision on the new boundaries for the district. District 117 Superintendent Steve Ptacek joined Read More

Jacksonville region selected to pioneer new workforce development approach

By Blake Schnitker on July 26 at 6:54am

The Jacksonville area is one of 65 employment centers across the country chosen to pioneer a new demand-driven approach to workforce development. Two Jacksonville area economic agencies, the Jacksonville Regional Read More

Roodhouse teen killed, three other hospitalized after two-vehicle crash in Greene County

By Blake Schnitker on July 26 at 6:13am

One Roodhouse teenager is dead and three are hospitalized following a two-vehicle crash in Greene County yesterday evening. According to Illinois State Police, the multi-vehicle accident occurred on the Roodhouse Read More