Commissioners approve dissolution of Morgan Co. 911 board

By Jim McCabe on June 27 at 2:27pm


Official steps were taken today to eliminate the Morgan County 911 board in favor of the West Central Emergency Telephone Systems Board. Morgan County Commissioners approved the resolution this morning. Read More

Second rash of car break-ins reported in city

By Jim McCabe on June 27 at 1:51pm

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Jacksonville Police are investigating yet another round of vehicle break-ins. The incidents were reported this morning from residents on West Lafayette Avenue, Gladstone, North Church and North Prairie Streets and Read More

Arrest made after weekend report of man with hammer at Jax Wal-Mart

By Jim McCabe on June 27 at 1:50pm

A man faces misdemeanor charges for smashing a cash register with a hammer at the Jacksonville Wal-Mart. Thirty-eight-year-old Casey Quinnan, who is listed as homeless, was booked at the Morgan Read More

Battle being fought over Andy Maul life insurance policy

By Jim McCabe on June 27 at 1:49pm


A disagreement over the proceeds of the life insurance policy for a murdered Jacksonville man is being taken to the federal court system. Andrew Maul was shot to death in Read More

Disc golf continues to grow in popularity in Jacksonville

By Jim McCabe on June 27 at 1:45pm


An unusual sport is drawing a lot of attention in Jacksonville. Over two dozen people made it out to the second MVP Disc Golf Circuit Tournament on Saturday. The Disc Read More