Jacksonville man dies in car accident, wife airlifted to Springfield

By Blake Schnitker on May 21 at 1:18pm

According to reports from the Morgan County Coroner’s Office, 51-year old Matthew Moeller, of Jacksonville, was involved in a single-vehicle accident, along with his wife Cheryl Moeller. Officials with the Read More

South Jacksonville man the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash in Ohio

By Blake Schnitker on May 21 at 12:03pm

21 year old Parker Oldenettel, of South Jacksonville, was the victim of a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday night. According to reports from the Ohio State Highway Patrol post in Lima, Read More

JHS without power, students sent home for today only

By Anthony Engle on May 21 at 8:56am

Jacksonville High School has announced that they are currently experiencing a power outage. The administration is asking students to stay home today as a safety precaution, and the plan is Read More

Two Petersburg residents hospitalized after weekend crash

By Blake Schnitker on May 21 at 7:19am

Two area residents were hospitalized following a vehicle vs tractor accident this weekend. According to reports from Illinois State Police District 9, 55-year old Leanne Fricke, of Petersburg, was driving Read More

Superintendent of CUSD 262 Tim Page weighs in on Bunker Hill Senator’s teacher salary minimum legislation

By Anthony Engle on May 19 at 2:27pm

Teacher salaries in the state of Illinois have been a recent topic of extensive debate in the state Government. Many people believe teachers are not able to live comfortably being Read More