Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Filter by Popularity: - - - -
Thumbnail
It's been a busy month for Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and his pen. From July 13 to Aug. 14, the governor signed 293 laws.... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Illinois College students will be among those to benefit from a $300,000 piece of equipment designed for forensic chemistry, chemistry, biology and agriculture studies. ... [Read More]
Thumbnail
After the issue was raised on Facebook, Jacksonville School District 117 officials are trying to assure parents that no changes have been made to Jacksonville... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Koerner, Kenneth Michael "Mike." The family will host an open house 1-4 p.m. today at Murrayville Community Center. Casual attire is requested. Buchanan & Cody... [Read More]
Thumbnail
When I was 10 years old, I joined our local community drum and bugle corps. It was love at first sight. The... [Read More]
Thumbnail
between my pepper plants, in among the basil and even between cracks in the sidewalk. They are everywhere. I know what I must do. What... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Mike Rueter of Manchester said his interest in gospel music stems from a rich family heritage of love for the music. "I have the... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Forrest and Helen Keaton of Jacksonville were married 40 years ago today, Aug. 19, 1978, at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Anchorage, Kentucky. They... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Members of the Jacksonville Area Senior Center recently elected new board officers to serve a one-year term. They are President Barb Becker (from left), Vice... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Members of Central Christian Church's Relay for Life team took second-place honors in team fundraising during the recent American Cancer Society event at Jacksonville High... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Alaina Reese Copley will celebrate her sixth birthday on Monday. She is the daughter of Brian Copley and Elizabeth Scheland, both of Jacksonville. She has... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Bob and Pat (Crabtree) Kerr of Jacksonville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 31. They were married on Aug. 31, 1968, at... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Taggert Allen Grinkey is celebrating his eighth birthday today. He is the son of Korey and Kayla Grinkey of Greenfield. He has one brother, Tucker,... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Lavina (Long) Pryor celebrated her 80th birthday Friday with a family gathering. She was born Aug. 26, 1938. She has six children and too... [Read More]
Thumbnail
"Sorry to Bother You" director Boots Riley has taken to Twitter to voice his many political objections to Spike Lee's "disappointing" new movie "BlacKkKlansman." ... [Read More]
Thumbnail
All money raised by Brendan Mulvaney's lemonade operation on Saturday would be going toward a good cause. A family friend, 12-year-old Maddy Moore, is getting... [Read More]
Thumbnail
One of the pre-eminent civil rights organizations was born from one of the worst moments in Springfield's history. In August 1908, a white mob,... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A new law in Illinois enhances the punishment for texting behind the wheel. Starting in July, drivers caught using cell phones while driving will... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Netflix has decided to cancel a pair of talk shows on Friday: "The Joel McHale Show With Joel McHale" and "The Break With Michelle Wolf."... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Long before Sandra Bullock swiped diamonds in "Ocean's Eight" or Pam Grier laundered money in "Jackie Brown," real-life scam queen Bertha Heyman conned men on... [Read More]
Jump To: