Bond denied for ‘Dosh man accused of aggravated battery of a child

By Jim McCabe on April 17 at 7:27am


A Meredosia man accused of causing a severe injury to a nine-month-old girl last November has had a request to reduce his bond denied. Twenty-seven-year-old Darin Morrell appeared in Morgan Read More

Changes in 117 administration announced

By Ryne Turke on April 17 at 7:23am


District 117 has hired a new assistant superintendent. Dana Kinley, the current director of Human Resources and Public Relations, was named to the position at last night’s monthly school board Read More

Historic district may expand in Jacksonville

By Jim McCabe on April 16 at 1:46pm


Officials with the Jacksonville Historic Preservation Commission hope aldermen will vote to expand the city’s historic district later this month. Two hearings were held last week regarding a proposal to Read More