CROP Walk meeting scheduled for August

By Ryne Turke on July 23 at 9:54am

runner

A planning meeting for the Morgan County CROP Walk is coming up next month. Area churches and civic organizations are invited to Central Christian Church on August 19th at 5:30 Read More

Chapin Cylinder Head and Block suffers serious fire damage

By Ryne Turke on July 23 at 9:53am

12644718_1688986178013976_2392353468502472018_n

The Chapin Fire Department responded to a pair of serious blazes this week. On Tuesday morning at 3:30 a.m., fire crews responded to a residential fire at 413 French Street. Read More

Robert Gill trial date drawing close

By Ryne Turke on July 23 at 9:52am

courthouse

Sixty-one-year-old Robert Gill of Jacksonville, who remains in the Morgan County Jail on three charges of first-degree murder, made a brief 15 minute appearance in Morgan County Court on Friday. Read More

19th-century Jacksonville Theatre Guild Office set for auction

By Ryne Turke on July 22 at 2:11pm

IMG_0662

A 19th-century building which has served as a home for numerous Jacksonville businesses and organizations will go to the highest bidder on Saturday. The Queen Anne Style building at 210 Read More

South Jax discussions take place on residency requirements, trustee pay

By Blake Schnitker on July 22 at 7:13am

13835901_10100710275414775_902176155_o

Residency requirements and trustee compensation were among the topics discussed during three South Jacksonville meetings last night. South Jacksonville Mayor Steve Waltrip says he believes members of the Personnel and Read More