Jax aldermen supporting combined police dispatch center in city

By Jim McCabe on July 28 at 7:24am


An unofficial vote of confidence was given to the idea at last night’s City Council meeting. The plan, which would combine the city/village police call center with the dispatch sites Read More

Citizens call for firing of South Jacksonville attorney

By Jim McCabe on July 28 at 7:24am


With no action items on the agenda of a special South Jacksonville board of trustees meeting on Monday, all of the noise came from public comments. Trustees listened to a Read More

County budget process continues

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 12:32pm


Updates were given this morning at the Morgan County Commissioners’ meeting on the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget. Commissioner chairman Brad Zeller says all administrators and elected officials of county departments Read More

Jax Rotary Club adds new members

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 12:32pm

Jose's last Rotary meeting (and Melissa Pantier's) Friday 26 June 2015
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New officers and directors were recently sworn in for the Jacksonville Rotary Club. Those officers are president Todd Evans, president-elect Nancy Thorsen, and secretary-treasurer Steve Hardin. The new board members Read More

Jacksonville City Council July 27th meeting preview

By Jim McCabe on July 27 at 7:27am


There’s plenty to discuss at tonight’s Jacksonville City Council meeting, from a new performing arts center to combined dispatch. Things get underway with a workshop session at 5:30 at the Read More