City inspects first golf cart

By Jim McCabe on May 3 at 12:45pm


Get ready to hear a lot more of this noise in Jacksonville soon: That’s the sound of a golf cart, which city residents can now drive on non-state roads. The Read More

Illinois corn planting ahead of five year average

By Ryne Turke on May 3 at 12:44pm


Increased rainfall slowed down the planting progress this week and kept farmers out of the fields. The latest USDA crop report shows Illinois averaged 1.64 inches of precipitation for the Read More

Levitt AMP concert lineup released

By Ryne Turke on May 3 at 11:58am


The official lineup for the ten week Levitt AMP Concert Series in Jacksonville has been released. Jacksonville Main Street was one of 15 small to mid-sized towns who earned the Read More

Interact Club working to bring “Elm City” nickname back to Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on May 3 at 7:16am


Jacksonville High School is teaming up with the local Rotary Club to increase the elm tree population in the city. Rotarian Paul Kluge oversees the Interact Club, made up of Read More

Local McDonald’s offering “Cyber Hiring Day”

By Ryne Turke on May 3 at 7:14am

New career opportunities are being offered at McDonald’s restaurants in Central Illinois. Various opportunities, such as crew, shift managers, assistant managers, restaurant managers and supervisors will be explained at Cyber Read More