Three arrested on Meth charges: investigation ongoing.

By Richard Holton on September 22 at 1:09pm


Morgan County Deputies arrested three Jacksonville residents last night on charges related to methamphetamine production. With help from the Illinois State Police Meth Response Team and the Drug Task Force, Read More

Aldermen to get updates on Comprehensive Plan tonight

By Jim McCabe on September 22 at 7:18am


The 2002 Jacksonville Comprehensive Plan is back on the agenda for city council tonight. A Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting will be held at 5:30 to discuss the plan. At the August 27th Read More

Water projects presenting added costs to city

By Jim McCabe on September 21 at 8:00am


Jacksonville officials are discovering that certain maintenance efforts for various aspects of the city’s water system are proving costly. Between $500,000 and $1 million will have to be spent on Read More

Crimestoppers investigating vandalism at former JDC building

By Ryne Turke on September 21 at 7:59am


According to the Jacksonville Police Department, sometime in the overnight hours of Tuesday or Wednesday, an unknown person broke out several windows on a building on the grounds of the Read More

Car crashes into mobile home

By Jim McCabe on September 20 at 5:28pm


A vehicle apparently crashed into a mobile home on the north side of Jacksonville Saturday morning. Jacksonville Police reports indicate it happened at around 7:30 at a home in the Read More