Judge grants several motions in abandoned baby case

By Jim McCabe on March 5 at 1:02pm

There were several new developments this morning in the attempted murder case against a 17-year-old Jacksonville girl accused of leaving her newborn baby in a dumpster last summer. Morgan County Read More

Two arrested for possessing pounds of pot

By Jim McCabe on March 5 at 1:01pm


Two Jacksonville residents have been arrested after police say a large amount of marijuana was found at one of their residences. Twenty-three-year-old Querida Guider of the 200 block of East Read More

February was a cold month in Jacksonville

By Jim McCabe on March 5 at 1:00pm


Jacksonville tied one record low temperature last month and shattered another record.    We started off the month of February somewhat warm and finished very cold. The low of minus-2 on Read More

Final round of Grain Belt meetings set for today

By Jim McCabe on March 5 at 7:21am


Officials with a group opposing a high-voltage power line are encouraging others who don’t want to see the project happen to attend meetings this week and next. The Grain Belt Read More

Tattoo parlor, gazebo plans and sewer contract updates highlight South Jacksonville meeting

By Ryne Turke on March 5 at 7:11am

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South Jacksonville board of trustee members appear to have a busy night ahead of them with eight action items on tonight’s agenda. A tattoo parlor has expressed interest in establishing Read More