Morgan County Commissioners approve plat requests

By Ryne Turke on December 22 at 1:09pm


A handful of items were up for discussion this morning during the final Morgan County Board of Commissioners meeting of 2014. A pair of topics pertaining to plats in Morgan Read More

M.A.D.D leaders pushing to eliminate drunk driving

By Ryne Turke on December 22 at 1:05pm


The leader of the Jacksonville Mothers Against Drunk Driving organization feels that even though drunk driving deaths are down nationwide, the number is still too high. The National Highway Traffic Read More

First National Bank of Arenzville to hand out community service award

By Ryne Turke on December 22 at 6:30am


The First National Bank of Arenzville is accepting nominations for the first ever Blue Diamond Community Service Award. The award was created to recognize outstanding volunteers and service providers in Read More

Want to ride a golf cart through town in Greene County? You can now

By Jim McCabe on December 21 at 9:30am


Within a few months, it’s expected that most of the major municipalities in Greene County will allow people to drive golf carts and utility task vehicles throughout town. Roodhouse was Read More

Passavant earns recognition for patient care

By Ryne Turke on December 20 at 11:11am


Passavant Area Hospital is being recognized for reducing the amount of patient harm and re-admissions. As part of the national Partnership for Patients campaign, the Illinois Hospital Association has partnered Read More