Brown County Middle, Pikeland Community, and Garrison make up 12 percent of Bicentennial STEM Grant winners

By Anthony Engle on May 23 at 4:24pm

Three area schools have received grants to improve STEM education in their classrooms. Brown County Middle School in Mount Sterling, The Garrison School in Jacksonville, and Pikeland Community School in Read More

Circuit Judge recuses himself from case involving Winchester city employee

By Blake Schnitker on May 23 at 12:26pm

The Circuit Judge in the case against a Winchester City employee accused of stealing over $500 in government funds is recusing himself from the case following a court appearance earlier Read More

Seven counties in west central IL getting Opportunity Zones

By Blake Schnitker on May 22 at 12:20pm

Seven out of nine counties in Illinois’ 100th House District have been approved for Opportunity Zones through the federal government. Jacksonville-based State Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer’s office is announcing the approval Read More

Four female juveniles arrested after starting a fight with other group of juveniles

By Anthony Engle on May 22 at 12:16pm

Jacksonville Police were called yesterday evening to a local fast food restaurant after a group of juvenile females caused a fight to erupt inside the business. According to the Morgan Read More

Jax Main Street enters final week of voting for Great American Main Street Award

By Blake Schnitker on May 22 at 8:59am

Jacksonville Main Street has officially made it into the top 25 main street communities in the running to win $25-thousand dollars and win the Great American Main Street Award. Now Read More