Wells Center officially announces closure

By Blake Schnitker on April 21 at 3:05pm

A local drug abuse treatment facility is announcing that it will officially close the first week of May. In a statement released today, Wells Center Executive Director Bruce Carter announced Read More

Sports Postponement

By Dawn Johnson on April 21 at 2:49pm

*Update on Jacksonville Athletics 4/22* Boys (Varsity) Baseball: The Jacksonville vs. Triopia (Varsity)  baseball contest at St. Louis, Busch Stadium scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday, April 22 has been postponed.

LaHood discusses Town Hall meeting earlier this week

By Jack Jones on April 21 at 11:59am

A local Congressman held a town hall meeting earlier this week to gauge the thoughts of how his constituents. Congressman Darin LaHood held a town hall meeting in Washington, Illinois Read More

LaHood, Davis push to make Route 66 a National Historic Trail

By Blake Schnitker on April 21 at 9:51am

Two local Congressmen are teaming up to turn one of the state’s most famous roadways into a National Historic Trail. Congressmen Darin LaHood and Rodney Davis recently embarked on a Read More

Inmate at Morgan County Jail escapes cell, allegedly attacks fellow inmate

By Blake Schnitker on April 21 at 8:03am

An inmate at the Morgan County Jail is facing new charges after making his way out of his jail cell and attacking another inmate. Local authorities are trying to determine Read More