IC students work to deliver thousands of food items as part of campus initiative

By Jim McCabe on November 24 at 12:57pm


Illinois College students took time to deliver boxes of food collected in a campus food drive to the Jacksonville Food Bank on Monday. IC collected nearly 1,800 items and $120 Read More

North Greene, Virginia on “Bottom 25” of state teacher salaries

By Jim McCabe on November 24 at 12:49pm

Two West Central Illinois school districts are on a new list being released by the website Reboot Illinois focusing on teacher salaries. Virginia School District is ranked as the 25th-worst Read More

Man who pleaded guilty to bridge theft given two years of probation

By Jim McCabe on November 24 at 12:44pm

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A Greene County man who pleaded guilty in September in the case of a missing bridge has been sentenced. Forty-six-year-old Matthew Tucker of rural Carrollton pleaded guilty to theft of Read More

McCann faces GOP competition in the spring

By Jim McCabe on November 24 at 9:17am


Jacksonville State Senator Sam McCann will have a challenger in the March 2016 primary. The State Journal-Register reports state trooper and Prairie Capital Convention Center board member Bryce Benton is Read More

Jacksonville Police make arrest from shots fired case in October

By Jim McCabe on November 24 at 8:56am


Jacksonville Police have arrested a man in connection to a shooting that left a 20-year-old woman in critical condition at a hospital in October. Twenty-two-year-old Skee Sanders of the 700 Read More