Veterans Honored At State Fair Sunday, Veteran’s Task Force Created

By Benjamin Cox on August 13 at 10:03am

Veterans were celebrated at the State Fair on Sunday. Admission for veterans was free, a parade and special ceremonies were held to honor the state’s more than 700,000 veterans. Governor Read More

Governor Pritzker Creates Elder Abuse Task Force

By Benjamin Cox on August 13 at 9:55am

Governor JB Pritzker kicked off Senior Citizens Day at the Illinois State Fair with a major announcement concerning the state’s elderly population. Pritzker joined lawmakers and officials from the Department Read More

Medical Marijuana Program Expansion Signed Into Law

By Benjamin Cox on August 13 at 9:48am

With legalized recreational marijuana coming in January, Governor J.B Prtizker expanded the medical marijuana program by signing legislation passed in May yesterday. One measure of the bill makes the pilot Read More

Morgan County Commissioners Hear Updates For IT at County Buildings

By Benjamin Cox on August 13 at 9:39am

The Morgan County Commissioners met briefly yesterday and heard a presentation about updating communications. With the absence of action items and Chairman Bradley Zeller yesterday, the Morgan County Commissioners heard Read More

JACIL DeafWings Services Finalist for State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant

By Benjamin Cox on August 13 at 9:23am

A Jacksonville organization is a part of the finalists for a $25,000 grant. The Jacksonville Area Council for Independent Living DeafWings Community Services is one of 200 finalists for an Read More