One vehicle stolen, several more thefts from vehicles reported to JPD

By Blake Schnitker on July 27 at 12:17pm

One vehicle has been reported stolen, and another string of car burglaries have hit the city of Jacksonville overnight. According to Jacksonville Police Lieutenant Sean Walker, Jacksonville Police received a Read More

Three Ameren Illinois trucks in Jacksonville installed with AEDs

By Blake Schnitker on July 27 at 10:01am

Ameren Illinois is announcing that is equipping nearly 240 trucks, including three in Jacksonville, with Automated External Defibrillators, or AEDs. The power company has now installed these potentially life-saving machines Read More

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