South Jax Chief Broaddus, Trustee Smith stepping down from positions

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 11:02pm

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The newly appointed South Jacksonville police chief and a trustee under fire for ethics allegations have stepped down from their positions with the village. Chief Mike Broaddus and trustee Sonnie Read More

IC announces renovations to baseball and softball fields

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 12:49pm

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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

Beardstown Cargill plant sold to JBS USA

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 9:40am

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The Cargill meat processing plant in Beardstown has been sold. The $1.45 billion agreement with JBS USA Pork was confirmed on Wednesday from a press release. Completion of the sale Read More

Illinois still without budget plan

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 6:08am

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The ongoing budget battle between the Illinois legislature and Governor Bruce Rauner failed once again at the State Capitol yesterday. Officials attempted at creating a short term budget, despite the Read More

Little Caesars Love Kitchen visits Jacksonville

By Tiffani Homer on July 2 at 6:05am

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The Little Caesars Love Kitchen is coming to Jacksonville on Friday. The national program travels across the country to give quality meals to the hungry and anyone in need of Read More