Durbin Attends Trump Inauguration

By Zac Coffman on January 20 at 1:18pm

1-20-17 U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Il) attended the Presidential Inauguration today, a break from many other Democrats who boycotted the ceremony. Durbin released a statement, explaining why he attended. “I Read More

Schock To Get New Judge

By Zac Coffman on January 20 at 1:11pm

Former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock will be getting a new judge in his corruption case this summer. Judge Sue Myerscough recused herself on Thursday. Defense Attorneys for Schock asked for Read More

Relay For Life Hosts Kickoff Event

By Blake Schnitker on January 20 at 1:05pm

Local cancer patients, survivors and their family members gathered for a kickoff event for the 2017 Relay For Life of Tri County yesterday. With the annual fundraising walk coming up Read More

Jacksonville Group Wins Big

By Zac Coffman on January 20 at 7:03am

A group of people from Jacksonville and the surrounding area hit the jackpot yesterday. Twenty-three people all together each threw in $5 apiece for a Powerball ticket in the Illinois Read More

Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Offering Scholarships

By Zac Coffman on January 20 at 12:00am

The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association is offering scholarships to students wishing to pursue higher education in Illinois. The ISA has offered scholarships to outstanding students since 1979. Each county in Illinois Read More