Raises for one commissioner, circuit clerk, coroner

By Jim McCabe on May 23 at 2:36pm


Morgan County Commissioners approved a resolution setting salaries for one commissioner, the circuit clerk and coroner this morning. Chairman Bill Meier says nearly six years ago, commissioners were informed by Read More

Winchester Post Office remains open during lease negotiations

By Ryne Turke on May 23 at 12:50pm


An injunction has been filed to keep the Winchester Post Office open while the building’s lease agreement is ironed out. Winchester Mayor Rex McInytre says the injunction was submitted over Read More

Winchester approves ordinance allowing UTVs on village roads

By Ryne Turke on May 22 at 9:22am

Another municipality has approved the use of utility task vehicles on village roads. Winchester Mayor Rex McIntyre says the village has allowed street legal golf carts on roads for years. Read More

Jacksonville Superintendent sheds more light on Alternative School

By Ryne Turke on May 21 at 1:11pm


Jacksonville School District 117’s Superintendent is responding to the mixed reactions and questions from the public regarding the decision to place an alternative school on the downtown square. District 117 Read More

New owners of Lonzerotti’s excited to open doors

By Ryne Turke on May 21 at 1:00pm


The doors to Lonzerotti’s Italia Restaurant have been closed for more than four months, but a local family plans to change that. Frank, Sue, David and John Whitney recently finalized Read More