Senate passes McCann’s bill to help disabled find employment

By Blake Schnitker on May 26 at 12:16pm

It could become easier for Illinoisans with disabilities to find employment thanks to a local Senator’s bill that passed the Senate yesterday. The Illinois Senate passed Senate Bill 1453, a Read More

Mac-Nation events taking place over next two months

By Blake Schnitker on May 26 at 9:42am

A local college is hosting a months-long event trying to rally their alumni. MacMurray College is hosting Mac-Nation, in which President Mark Tierno will be touring the country to visit Read More

Jacksonville Center For Arts ahead of schedule on Civic Center fundraising

By Blake Schnitker on May 25 at 9:43am

A local project has reached its initial fundraising goal. President of the Jacksonville Center for For the Arts, Dr. Susan Weller, had a press conference yesterday to announce that the Read More

Brickey waives right to preliminary hearing, enters plea of not guilty

By Blake Schnitker on May 24 at 12:23pm

A former county employee facing multiple felony charges waived her right to a preliminary hearing and entered an initial plea of not guilty yesterday. Forty-one year old Stacy Brickey appeared Read More

Davidsmeyer pleased with renegotiation between prison nurses and IDOC

By Blake Schnitker on May 24 at 7:49am

A local State Representative is glad to see negotiations continuing between prison nurses and the Department of Corrections. Back in late March, as many as 124 nurses with the Illinois Read More