Two accidents in Morgan County Monday night within ten minutes of each other

By Jim McCabe on May 27 at 8:43am

Two accidents in Morgan County that sent people to the hospital last night were reported. According to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, four children, ages 12, 15, 16 and 17, Read More

Retired South Jax police chief’s retirement agreement under scrutiny

By Jim McCabe on May 26 at 1:29pm

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South Jacksonville village trustees could be taking new action on the retirement-severance package for former South Jacksonville Police Chief Richard Evans that was approved earlier this month. A special meeting Read More

Commissioners approve jury pay resolution

By Jim McCabe on May 26 at 1:28pm


Morgan County Commissioners approved a resolution this morning that will increase the amount of pay for jurors. Fees will increase from $15 to $25 for the first day of a Read More

Tuesday meeting for Jacksonville City Council

By Jim McCabe on May 26 at 7:26am

Jacksonville aldermen meet on a Tuesday night following Memorial Day on Monday. City council will vote on accepting bids for a contractor for the new water treatment plant, as well Read More

Memory of Memorial Day honored in West Central Illinois

By Tiffani Homer on May 25 at 6:16am


The memory of Memorial Day will be honored throughout the day with a full list of events for the community to attend. Things get started with a 9 a.m. mass Read More