Long Time Political Observer Doubting Any Long Term Budget Under Rauner

By Gary Scott on December 6 at 9:52am

A long-time political reporter doubts the state will get a new budget before next summer. In fact, Chicago Tribune’s Ray Long says there may be no budget until democrats try Read More

Series of Grade School Boundary Mtgs Start in Jax Tonight

By Gary Scott on December 6 at 6:00am

Jacksonville school district 117 administration officials begin a series of meetings tonight vital to the future enrollment of neighborhood schools in the city. The meetings are designed to examine the Read More

Jerseyville residents arrested for suspected arson in Greene County

By Ryne Turke on December 6 at 5:55am

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A pair of Jerseyville residents spent time behind bars last week after their alleged involvement in a suspected case of arson in Greene County. According to Greene County Sheriff Rob Read More

Jacksonville Gets an Instant Winner from the Lottery

By Gary Scott on December 5 at 9:52am


A Jacksonville man has got a little extra Christmas cash, thanks to a winning Illinois lottery ticket. 23-year-old Brenton Kitson has been identified by Illinois Lottery as the winner in Read More

Preparing your car for the winter weather

By Ryne Turke on December 5 at 6:15am


With the first snow of the year in the books, West Central Illinois drivers should start preparing their cars for the winter season. David Zink of Zink’s Auto Clinic in Read More