Illinois still without budget plan

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 6:08am


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

Trustees to review retirement compensation of former South Jax Chief Evans

By Ryne Turke on July 2 at 6:00am

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The separation agreement and severance package for the former South Jacksonville Police Chief will take center stage during tonight’s village meeting. On May 28th, trustee members approved a motion to Read More

Illinois River water level breaks record high in Meredosia

By Ryne Turke on July 1 at 1:33pm


The Illinois River water level in Meredosia has officially surpassed the record high established 72 years ago. The National Weather Service listed the Illinois River along Meredosia at 28.74 feet Read More

South Jax trustee Smith says official misconduct claims are “All a lie”

By Ryne Turke on July 1 at 1:24pm


South Jacksonville residents are questioning the actions of a village trustee. Allegations against trustee Sonnie Smith, which include “official misconduct”, have been made during village meetings over the past month. Read More