Former U.S. President Carter could be coming to IC

By Jim McCabe on September 2 at 6:45am

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Illinois College officials are working on plans to have former United States President Jimmy Carter visit the school. The August edition of the Illinois College Quarterly publication indicates Carter is Read More

Springfield working to keep smoking away from parks; Jax next?

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 11:32am

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Morgan County health officials are keeping a close eye on a move by Springfield toward eliminating cigarette smoking in public parks. According to a report by our TV news partners Read More

Crime of the Week focuses on South Jacksonville

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 11:31am

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Crimestoppers of Morgan and Scott Counties are requesting information to assist the South Jacksonville Police Department in their investigations of recent vehicle burglaries and attempted burglaries. During the past two Read More

No Jacksonville paper today

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 11:30am

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Newspaper readers in Jacksonville had one less option this morning. In what is believed to be a first, the Jacksonville Journal-Courier did not publish today because of the Labor Day Read More

Police continue looking for suspect in abandoned baby case

By Jim McCabe on September 1 at 8:04am

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Jacksonville Police say a baby found abandoned in a dumpster on West Lafayette Saturday morning continues to recover. The baby was found in the 300 block of West Lafayette around Read More