CEC workshop to examines relationship between technology and children’s minds

By Ryne Turke on October 19 at 8:30am

The Council for Exceptional Children Chapter 99 will be holding a workshop on Monday to examine technology and what it does to the minds of children. The Council for Exceptional Read More

Town Brook cleanup scheduled for Saturday

By Jim McCabe on October 18 at 12:30pm


The next Town Brook cleanup is less than a week away. Jacksonville alderwoman Lori Large-Oldenettel indicated at a Special Studies Committee meeting on Wednesday that the next cleanup will be Read More

Church ready for service at new location in downtown Jax

By Jim McCabe on October 18 at 12:28pm

Salem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville is celebrating its new home tomorrow. Worshipers will hold a dedication ceremony at the new sanctuary near the corner of South East and College, which Read More

St. Louis Rivermen to perform at IC

By Ryne Turke on October 18 at 12:27pm


The St. Louis Rivermen are set to kick off the Illinois College Fine Arts Series tonight with a jazz performance at Rammelkamp Chapel. For over 30 years, the St. Louis Read More

“Crime Victim’s Bill of Rights” up for vote on Nov. 4 Ballot

By Ryne Turke on October 18 at 8:48am


“The Crime Victims’ Bill of Rights” known as “Marsy’s Law” will be a proposed constitutional amendment on the statewide Illinois ballot on November 4. “Marsy’s Law” focuses on three topics: Read More