Food pantry needs help

By Jim McCabe on August 1 at 1:05pm


The summer months are taking a toll on some local food pantries, including the Jacksonville Area Community Food Center. Our reporting partners at WICS ABC Newschannel 20 talked to officials Read More

Illinois College adding lighting system to England Field

By Ryne Turke on August 1 at 1:04pm


Illinois College Director of Athletics Mike Snyder says a lighting system is being added to the field, which will allow the college to hold night games at England Field. Installation Read More

Kittens survive alleged dumping, group looking for tips

By Jim McCabe on August 1 at 7:18am


Four newborn kittens are doing OK after someone apparently dumped them in a grocery bag, tied it up and left it near a garbage can in Jacksonville. That’s according to Read More

Oil pipeline route could include West Central Illinois

By Jim McCabe on August 1 at 7:17am


A proposed new oil pipeline could cut across Morgan and Scott Counties. The Jacksonville Journal-Courier reports Dakota Access and Energy Transfer Crude Oil companies, based in Texas, is developing the Read More

Previous Democratic commissioner candidate running again

By Jim McCabe on July 31 at 12:15pm


A candidate has been announced for the Democratic ticket in the race for Morgan County commissioner. The Morgan County Democratic Central Committee unanimously slated Bob Large as the name to Read More