Winchester & Roodhouse Fire Departments to provide service for Manchester

By Blake Schnitker on February 21 at 2:26pm

The Village of Manchester will now receive fire protection from the departments of Winchester and Roodhouse following the closure of their own department in January. Like many other smaller area Read More

Lack Of Rain Worrisome For Farmers

By Zac Coffman on February 21 at 12:22pm

2017 has had very little rainfall in Illinois. With less than a half inch of precipitation so far this year, farmers are beginning to worry about their crops. Stephanie Porter, Read More

2016 Blue Diamond Award Winner Announced

By Zac Coffman on February 21 at 12:05pm

The First National Bank of Arenzville has announced the winner of this years Blue Diamond Community Service Award. This years winner is Kevin Eckhoff of Jacksonville. Eckhoff is an active Read More

LaHood Talks President Trump

By Zac Coffman on February 20 at 2:13pm

Today is President’s day and our current President Donald Trump has people marching in protest. “Not My President” protests are being held in major cities across the county. Congressman Darin Read More

Morgan County Residents Asked Not To Burn Anything

By Zac Coffman on February 20 at 1:58pm

The Jacksonville/Morgan County Office of Emergency Management and All Morgan County Fire Departments are asking residents not to burn anything. With dry conditions and lack of precipitation, Controlled burns can Read More