District 117 approves purchase of new building, Early Years to move to Central Office

By Blake Schnitker on March 22 at 9:04am

The Jacksonville School District is looking to make improvements to its Early Years program following last night’s school board meeting. Members of the District 117 Board of Education approved the Read More

White Hall FD to form fire district, set tax ceiling to $175,000

By David Coy on March 21 at 1:42pm

Yesterday’s primary election was surrounded by many officials trying to get on the November ballot. Among the candidates, voters had a chance to vote on propositions that would change the Read More

A look at voter turnouts throughout the four-county area

By Blake Schnitker on March 21 at 12:10pm

Voter turnout across the four-county area yesterday was rather comparable to previous primary elections. Here in Morgan County, with 21,747 registered voters, just over 62-hundred ballots were cast, resulting in Read More

C.D. Davidsmeyer looks ahead after winning 100th District Primary

By David Coy on March 21 at 9:19am

Last night’s primary election was a one sided affair for the 100th House District. Republican incumbent C.D. Davidsmeyer defeated Jonas Petty easily and scored about 6,000 votes. Representative Davidsmeyer spoke Read More

Additional Primary results from Greene, Scott Counties

By Blake Schnitker on March 21 at 7:49am

There were several other significant races and votes outside of Morgan County last night, specifically in Greene and Scott Counties. Starting in Scott County, voters decided on a new sheriff. Read More