FULL STORY: Morgan County State’s Attorney stepping down at end of year

By Jim McCabe on November 30 at 2:34pm


Morgan County State’s Attorney Robert Bonjean has announced he is stepping down from the position at the end of the year. Bonjean told WLDS-WEAI News on Monday afternoon he’s re-joining Read More

Jax alderman wants to bring back committee aimed at preventing urban decay

By Jim McCabe on November 30 at 2:31pm


Tony Williams brought up the topic at the end of the most recent City Council meeting, indicating he’d like to see the Neighborhood Stabilization Committee restored. The group, made up Read More

Schock’s attorneys say they’ve reached agreement on document handover

By Jim McCabe on November 30 at 2:27pm


An agreement is reached on a request for documents by a federal judge in an investigation of former Central Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock. Attorneys for the disgraced ex-House member say Read More

New Directions hoping to boost Jacksonville employment with new program

By Ryne Turke on November 30 at 2:25pm


A new job-program in Jacksonville is hoping to improve the lives of individuals struggling with unemployment. New Directions has teamed up with local service organizations, like Hobby Horse, DCFS, Lincoln Read More

Officials trying to clear up firearm-deer confusion

By Jim McCabe on November 30 at 7:14am

As the firearm deer hunting season resumes in Illinois this upcoming weekend, Department of Natural Resources officials are reminding hunters how the new concealed carry laws apply when you are Read More