South Jacksonville Committee of the Whole meetings tonight starting at 5:30

By Anthony Engle on June 21 at 9:41am

Tonight’s South Jacksonville Trustee Committee of the Whole meeting will be a double-header. Two meetings at the Village Hall at 301 Dewey Drive in South Jacksonville will address the continuation Read More

Current Assistant District 117 Superintendent takes collegiate job, plus a NEW PRINCIPAL AT JHS

By Anthony Engle on June 21 at 9:34am

Jacksonville school district 117 held its regularly scheduled monthly meeting last night. As the first full Board and committee of the whole meetings of the summer, a few additional changes Read More

4th of July Cake and Pie Contest and Auction presented by Jacksonville Sunrise Rotary Club

By Anthony Engle on June 20 at 5:47pm

If you want to show off your baking skills, get prepared for a special Independence Day contest at Nichols Park. The Jacksonville Sunrise Rotary Club will be holding a long-celebrated Read More

District 117 Board: First summer meeting will address amendments to FY2017-2018 Budget, new HVAC at Eisenhower

By Anthony Engle on June 20 at 5:07am

School’s out for summer, but that does not mean the Board of education stops working. This month’s routinely scheduled District 117 Board of Education meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Read More

New Illinois 104 Morgan-Pike County border bridge in Meredosia open to traffic

By Anthony Engle on June 19 at 10:02pm

A major necessity on the border of Morgan and Pike Counties is now finished. The new Meredosia Highway 104 bridge opened for traffic service yesterday. Before it opened a large Read More