Officials working on developing new website for City of Jacksonville.

By Jim McCabe on February 28 at 12:31pm


The current site,, is almost ten years old since it was launched, and while Mayor Andy Ezard says there’s no issue with plugging in new information, he says the Read More

Monsanto hands out grants to local farmers

By Jim McCabe on February 28 at 12:30pm


Several local farmers and local organizations of their choice are big winners through a Monsanto program. Participants in Morgan, Scott, Greene and Cass Counties were one of hundreds who won Read More

West Central Illinois Friends of NRA prepare for March fundraiser

By Ryne Turke on February 28 at 12:28pm


The West Central Illinois Friends of NRA will be host a fundraising event to promote local and nationwide shooting sports. The fundraising event, in its third year, is projected to Read More

Routt seniors take aim at math competition

By Ryne Turke on February 28 at 7:05am


Three seniors at Routt High School will be putting their math knowledge to the test tomorrow in a world-wide competition. This will be the second year Routt has participated in Read More

Snow Emergency declared for Jacksonville

By Jim McCabe on February 27 at 9:50pm

The City of Jacksonville has issued a Snow Emergency for expected winter weather this weekend. The emergency will be declared Saturday night at 7:00. Officials say it’s being declared in Read More