Wall That Heals provides lasting impact for Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on June 29 at 1:04pm


The Wall That Heals may have left Jacksonville, but its impact will never be forgotten. The public was invited to witness the 250-foot Vietnam War Memorial replica in Downtown Jacksonville Read More

“American Pickers” filming sixth season in Illinois

By Ryne Turke on June 29 at 6:45am


The hit television series “American Pickers” is searching the state of Illinois for rare antiques and collectibles this summer. “American Pickers” stars Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz have been antique Read More

Mediacom adds 50 HD channels to network

By Ryne Turke on June 29 at 6:45am


Mediacom’s high definition lineup has been boosted with an expanded network capacity. On Friday, Mediacom announced the completion of a successful digital upgrade and the addition of over 50 new Read More

Two important meetings for farmers in West Central Illinois coming up next week

By Jim McCabe on June 28 at 8:13am

The Pike and Scott County Farm Bureaus are partnering with the Illinois Council on Best Management Practices to host a Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy meeting on Monday at 7:30 p.m. Read More

Jacksonville welcomes Community Helpings program

By Tiffani Homer on June 27 at 9:12am


A new program involving fresh produce is coming to Jacksonville Wednesday. Community Helpings is a program based in St. Louis, that sells baskets of fresh produce to save buyers money. Read More