Exeter residents behind bars again for meth related offenses

By Ryne Turke on August 25 at 7:07am


For the second time this year, a pair of individuals from Exeter are behind bars for methamphetamine related offenses. Back in April, Scott County Deputies arrested 35-year-old Dereka Eyrse and Read More

Jacksonville Main Street ends Downtown Celebration

By Ryne Turke on August 25 at 7:06am


Jacksonville’s Downtown Celebration has come to an end. Main Street Executive Director Judy Tighe confirmed on Wednesday that the annual summer event, which originated in 2012, will be replaced with Read More

What should be done about solicitation at Main and College?

By Ryne Turke on August 24 at 1:08pm


Jacksonville aldermen continue to toss around ideas on what to do with the ongoing solicitation at a specific high traffic intersection in the city. Service clubs and Jacksonville groups are Read More

Sentence reduced for individual responsible in the death of White Hall child

By Ryne Turke on August 24 at 1:06pm


A convicted killer, responsible for the death of an 18-month-old girl from White Hall, was resentenced this week. Thirty-two-year-old Lee K. Ponshe was initially sentenced to life in prison for Read More

Community Park selected as Iraq/Afghanistan Memorial site

By Ryne Turke on August 24 at 7:39am


A section of land in Jacksonville has been dedicated as the future site of the Morgan County Iraq/Afghanistan Memorial. Tyson Manker, Secretary of the Morgan County Iraq Afghanistan Memorial Group, Read More