Corridor 67 meeting contains Motor Fuel Tax update, talk on future of highway

By Jim McCabe on August 29 at 7:04am


County governments relying on revenue generated from gas taxes may soon be able to breathe a sigh of relief. As part of the ongoing budget impasse in the capital, Motor Read More

American Hauntings hosts 4th summer festival at Eldred House

By Ryne Turke on August 28 at 11:57am


American Hauntings is holding the fourth annual Festival of Haunts this weekend at the James Eldred House. The free event, located west of Carrollton and south of Winchester, invites the Read More

Revolving loan fund update given

By Jim McCabe on August 28 at 11:56am

Jacksonville Treasurer Ron Smiljanich gave an update on the city’s Revolving Loan Fund this week. While everybody currently on the fund appears to be in good shape, Smiljanich also talked Read More

Mac volleyball benefiting cystic fibrosis tonight

By Ryne Turke on August 28 at 11:54am


Tonight’s MacMurray College volleyball scrimmage against Augustana College will be raising money to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The event is scheduled to kick off with a junior varsity match Read More

Mascot for hire business opens in Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on August 28 at 9:07am


A Jacksonville man running a mascot for hire operation is reaching out to local businesses, organizations and event planners in the area. Jeff Miller started the one-man business six months Read More