Vehicle fire causes apartment building evacuation

By Jim McCabe on October 20 at 7:09am


A car fire in Jacksonville caused the evacuation of an apartment complex last night. It happened in the parking lot of the Morgan Avenue Apartments in the 1100 block of Read More

Donations requested for house fire victims

By Jim McCabe on October 20 at 7:07am


Donations are being sought for a Chapin family that’s homeless after a house fire last week. The house at 714 Superior was lived in by Jake Dunmire, his fiancée Kristen Read More

CEC workshop to examines relationship between technology and children’s minds

By Ryne Turke on October 19 at 8:30am

The Council for Exceptional Children Chapter 99 will be holding a workshop on Monday to examine technology and what it does to the minds of children. The Council for Exceptional Read More

Town Brook cleanup scheduled for Saturday

By Jim McCabe on October 18 at 12:30pm


The next Town Brook cleanup is less than a week away. Jacksonville alderwoman Lori Large-Oldenettel indicated at a Special Studies Committee meeting on Wednesday that the next cleanup will be Read More

Church ready for service at new location in downtown Jax

By Jim McCabe on October 18 at 12:28pm

Salem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville is celebrating its new home tomorrow. Worshipers will hold a dedication ceremony at the new sanctuary near the corner of South East and College, which Read More