Van Avery charged with Three counts of First Degree Murder, One Count of Attempted Murder

By Blake Schnitker on June 19 at 1:06pm

New charges are being alleged against a local man who was apprehended following the alleged murder in South Jacksonville last week. Twenty-four year old Glenn Van Avery, of the 13-hundred Read More

Man accused of attempted murder in South Jacksonville last week to make first court appearance today

By Blake Schnitker on June 19 at 7:23am

The man accused of attempted murder in the death of South Jacksonville woman last week is set to make his first appearance in Morgan County court today. Twenty-four year old Read More

Green Dies in Auto Racing Accident in Canada

By Gary Scott on June 18 at 2:29pm

The son of a former Jacksonville couple was killed last weekend in a car racing accident in Canada. Authorities have identified the deceased as 61-year-old Jeff Green. Green was president Read More

Passavant’s Dr. Hale offers tips for staying safe in extreme heat

By Blake Schnitker on June 18 at 1:15pm

Area residents are encouraged to stay cool as The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the entire state of Illinois until 7 p.m. this evening. Now that Read More

Red Cross offering safety tips as prominent heat advisory is announced

By Anthony Engle on June 16 at 2:33am

The National Weather Service has officially announced a heat advisory until Monday night at 7 p.m. As heat indexes move above 100 degrees Fahrenheit, a national organization wants people to Read More