CEO Trade Show offers new local businesses a chance to show their stuff

By Richard Holton on May 6 at 8:48am


The Morgan-Scott CEO program displayed the fruits of its’ labors yesterday at Hamilton’s Catering. 10 companies, some of them already hiring employees and making products, displayed their businesses to the Read More

South Jacksonville fire damages home on West Greenwood

By Jim McCabe on May 6 at 8:48am


Fire caused heavy damage to a house in South Jacksonville overnight. Reports indicate it happened at 517 West Greenwood at the home of Andy Rouland. South Jacksonville firefighters were called Read More

Group wants more out of Father DeGrand announcement

By Jim McCabe on May 5 at 12:52pm


A victims’ advocate group is reacting to the news that the Springfield Catholic Diocese has permanently barred a former Jacksonville priest from ministry. A statement put out today by the Read More

Illinois corn numbers rapidly increase this week

By Ryne Turke on May 5 at 12:42pm

corn in hand

Illinois farmers are reporting impressive crop numbers after a week of favorable weather. The latest USDA crop report showed precipitation was down across the state, allowing farmers to work an Read More

Crash at South Main and Michigan sends two to Passavant

By Ryne Turke on May 5 at 12:42pm


A two vehicle accident this morning at the border of Jacksonville and South Jacksonville sent multiple individuals to the hospital. The crash happened at around 10:50 at the intersection of Read More