Bill, if passed, would regulate indoor play areas

By Jim McCabe on March 28 at 12:30pm


Indoor play areas like the one at the McDonald’s in Jacksonville would need to be sanitized daily under a new bill that’s working through the Legislature. House Bill 1732 amends Read More

Winner announced for County Market “Supermarket Sweep”

By Ryne Turke on March 28 at 12:29pm


An Ashland resident has been selected as the grand prize winner of the County Market “Supermarket Sweep” event. Debbie DeGeal will have two minutes to cram as many groceries into Read More

Pike County Farm Bureau against Grain Belt Express

By Ryne Turke on March 28 at 12:28pm


The Pike County Farm Bureau is raising opposition to the transmission pipeline that would run through the county. Board of directors voted against the Grain Belt Express Clean Line during Read More

Police called on South Jax resident after attempted use of Village Hall copier

By Jim McCabe on March 27 at 11:02pm

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A strange incident at South Jacksonville’s Village Hall on Friday afternoon results in police being called in after a resident says he wanted to use the building’s copy machine.        Read More

Camp Care-a-Lot gets supplies donated from Springfield Clinic

By Jim McCabe on March 27 at 1:22pm


A Jacksonville youth camp was the beneficiary of a big donation from Springfield Clinic this morning. Clinic officials presented Camp Care-a-Lot with $2,500 worth of supplies for children who attend Read More