Davidsmeyer, Republicans file bill to stop taxpayer-funded abortions

By Blake Schnitker on October 17 at 7:27am

Among the group of Illinois Republicans fighting back against the recent legislation that funds abortions through taxpayer money is local State Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer. On Friday, Davidsmeyer and colleagues of Read More

Court date set for man accused aggravated criminal sexual abuse

By Blake Schnitker on October 16 at 11:07am

Additional information is surfacing in regards to an arrest last week involving alleged sexual abuse. According to police reports, 40-year old Robert Bilbruck, of the one thousand block of Greenwood, Read More

Griggsville woman hospitalized after car vs tractor crash in Pike Co.

By Blake Schnitker on October 16 at 7:13am

A vehicle versus tractor crash in Pike County yesterday left one Griggsville woman hospitalized. According to reports from Illinois State Police District 20, the crash occurred at approximately noon yesterday Read More

Congressman LaHood shares views on potential US tax reform

By Blake Schnitker on October 16 at 6:04am

Much has been made of President Trump’s potential plan to reform the US tax system. On Wednesday, President Trump and the “Big Six” Republicans introduced their latest version of their Read More

“Monster Millions” performances at the Playhouse

By Jack Jones on October 14 at 9:34am

The Playhouse on the Jacksonville Square is hosting a monster show this weekend, but not the kind of show you might expect around Halloween. Allen Stare wrote “Monster Millions,” which Read More