LaHood’s legislation looks to update current law for hair & beauty industry

By Blake Schnitker on October 15 at 12:51pm

Workers in the hair and beauty industry may be getting some assistance thanks to a push from a local Congressman to update current law. Illinois’ 18th District Congressman Darin LaHood Read More

Illinois College 2018 Homecoming kicks off this weekend

By Blake Schnitker on October 13 at 6:00am

Local residents will see plenty of blue this weekend as Illinois College hosts their 2018 homecoming celebration. Current and former Illinois College students will flood the campus this weekend for Read More

Two area men wanted in Morgan County for failure to appear

By Anthony Engle on October 12 at 8:00pm

Crimestoppers of Morgan and Scott County are releasing the following information regarding bench warrants issued for two area individuals. 34 year old Jeremy Schoonover, last known to reside in Springfield, Read More

Local domestic battery case ends in potential deportation

By Anthony Engle on October 12 at 3:38pm

A man that had been living in Jacksonville for an unknown period of time is no longer in Morgan County. 28 year old Luis Antonio Vargus Telefor, last known to Read More

Two vehicle fires in one morning at same place raise suspicions

By Anthony Engle on October 12 at 1:09pm

Two separate calls were made to the Jacksonville Fire Department for the same residence Thursday morning. According to official Jacksonville Police reports, local emergency personnel was called first at approximately Read More