TIF Redevelopment Plant, Project Grant Agreement on agenda for city council

By Blake Schnitker on March 25 at 8:24am

A resolution approving a TIF Redevelopment Plant and grant agreement looks to highlight tonight’s Jacksonville city council meeting. During the workshop session, prior to the regular meeting, under the city Read More

IC set to offer fully-online degree programs

By Anthony Engle on March 23 at 9:22am

Illinois College will launch its first fully online degree programs in May with initial offerings in nursing, agribusiness and business administration. A press release from Illinois College Friday says enrollment Read More

Catch and release trout season opens Saturday; NO HARVESTING UNTIL APRIL 6TH

By Anthony Engle on March 23 at 12:00am

Catch and release trout fishing begins this morning, and everyone needs a valid fishing license. The Jacksonville Parks and Lakes Department would like to announce that the Illinois Department of Read More

Crime of the Week: St. Patrick’s Day criminal damage and vandalism

By Anthony Engle on March 22 at 12:59pm

Crime Stoppers of Morgan & Scott County are requesting information to assist the Jacksonville Police Department in their investigations of five separate acts of criminal damage that occurred on St Read More

Local students recognized by Chamber for volunteer service

By Blake Schnitker on March 22 at 9:13am

More than a dozen local students were recognized for their volunteer service during a ceremony at Jacksonville Middle School yesterday. The Jacksonville Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the Mayor’s Student Read More