$100,000 grant aids domestic violence program in Illinois

By Ryne Turke on July 12 at 11:06am

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Victims of domestic violence in West Central Illinois are being offered a helping hand. Verizon is giving a $100,000 grant to expand the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence Virtual Legal Read More

State’s Attorney Bonjean to lead workshop

By Ryne Turke on July 12 at 11:05am


The Jacksonville Area Chamber of Commerce Business Division will be holding a workshop session featuring Morgan County State’s Attorney Bobby Bonjean on July 26. Bonjean will lead the workshop, sharing Read More

Jacksonville’s disc golf course to hold tournament in August

By Ryne Turke on July 12 at 11:05am


Illinois College student Nathan Zimmerman is one of the organizers for the Jacksonville disc golf course. He says the local tournament is the same as others held throughout the United Read More

‘Central Illinois Parents’ to celebrate first yearly giveaway

By Richard Holton on July 12 at 6:30am


The Central Illinois Parents organization will celebrate its first yearly event by collecting and distributing school supplies to needy students. The group welcomes all immediate child-care providers across Central Illinois, Read More

United Warrior Extreme 5K returns to Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on July 11 at 1:15pm


The United Warriors Xtreme Race is returning to the Morgan County Fairgrounds to give West Central Illinois participants the run of their lives. The 5K mud run, which will take Read More