City Council recap: new JPD deputy chief, construction co. picked for water plant

By Jim McCabe on May 27 at 8:46am


Jacksonville’s mayor was the tie-breaker for an apparently-controversial hire for a high-ranking Jacksonville Police Department position last night. Aldermen deadlocked 4-4 on a vote to promote Lieutenant Rodney Cox to Read More

State’s attorney, ISP: No crime committed in Carrollton city clerk case

By Jim McCabe on May 27 at 8:45am

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Greene County State’s Attorney Caleb Briscoe is setting the record straight following a Jacksonville newspaper report on whether the Carrollton city clerk is being investigated by state police. A Jacksonville Read More

Update: Two accidents in Morgan County Tuesday night within ten minutes of each other

By Jim McCabe on May 27 at 8:43am

Updated at 11:45 a.m. Multiple people are recovering from two accidents in Morgan County last night. According to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, a one-vehicle accident happened on Nortonville Blacktop Read More

Retired South Jax police chief’s retirement agreement under scrutiny

By Jim McCabe on May 26 at 1:29pm

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South Jacksonville village trustees could be taking new action on the retirement-severance package for former South Jacksonville Police Chief Richard Evans that was approved earlier this month. A special meeting Read More

Commissioners approve jury pay resolution

By Jim McCabe on May 26 at 1:28pm


Morgan County Commissioners approved a resolution this morning that will increase the amount of pay for jurors. Fees will increase from $15 to $25 for the first day of a Read More