Two Casey’s General Stores closing in Jacksonville at the end of the year

By Blake Schnitker on December 12 at 12:19pm

Two local Casey’s General Stores will be shutting down at the end of the calendar year. The Midwestern convenience store chain announced recently that their stores on East College Avenue Read More

Jacksonville man behind bars for aggravated possession of stolen firearms

By Blake Schnitker on December 12 at 12:06pm

Further information has come to light regarding a Jacksonville man arrested yesterday on allegations of drug and firearm possession. Twenty-eight year old Gage Burton, listed as homeless, was booked at Read More

Jacksonville aldermen pass tax levies for 2017 at city council meeting

By Blake Schnitker on December 12 at 8:51am

Jacksonville aldermen approved an ordinance to levy taxes for 2017 at last night’s city council meeting. On an otherwise light agenda, city council members passed the second reading of the Read More

Zeller named new Chairman of Morgan County Board of Commissioners

By Blake Schnitker on December 11 at 10:59am

There’s a new Chairman of the Morgan County Board of Commissioners following this morning’s meeting. Former Vice Chairman Bradley Zeller was voted in and approved this morning as the new Read More

City Council holds final meeting of 2017 tonight

By Blake Schnitker on December 11 at 6:52am

An ordinance on tax levies and a policy on sexual harassment highlight tonight’s city council meeting. Jacksonville aldermen will meet for the final time this year at tonight’s city council Read More