Doctors in Jacksonville remove over 150 bugs from a man's nose
Doctors in Jacksonville have removed over 150 bugs from a man's nose. The patient assumes that he picked up the insects while fishing.
Epicurean Delight: Top Three Pizzas You Can't Miss in Jacksonville
In this article, we're going to explore three must-try pizzerias in Jacksonville. Have you had the chance to taste their delicious offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Real estate transfers in Pike County from Feb. 1-15, 2024
Muddy River News transaction information is obtained from Illinois Real Estate Transfer Declaration forms accompanying recorded documents. Dates provided may differ from actual transaction or recording dates. Further details may be obtained from the PTAX form or recorded documents. Christopher Shade and Jessica Shade of Pittsfield sold a residence at...
Flavors of Mexico: Discover 4 Exceptional Mexican Restaurants in Jacksonville
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional Mexican restaurants in Jacksonville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Illini Bluffs Win Regional Title Over Illini Central
The Illini Bluffs picked up a 69-51 win over Illini Central to win the 1A Glasford regional on Friday night. The Cougars season ends at 14-19. Thank you to Kurt Pegler from WMBD for the highlights.
IL Ashland's Most Loveable Cats Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of ashland..
Three Wrestlers Earn Podium Finishes at Girls State Wrestling
Three local athletes finish on the podium at the IHSA girls wrestling state finals on Saturday. Glenwood’s Jenna Tuxhorn leads the way with a 4th place finish at 135 pounds. Also at 135 pounds, Olympia’s Jordan Bicknell picked up a 5th place finish. Jacksonville’s Alexis Seymour finished in 6th at 120 pounds. We also caught up with Tuxhorn and Bicknell after their podium matches.
No Bluffing, They Want a Cell Tower
Located in a rural part of Illinois west of the state capitol, the Village of Bluffs is eager to welcome a cell tower to town. As My Journal Courier reports, Mayor Linda Sapp has said that it is important that the community work together to get themselves a cell tower. Not only would residents have better digital coverage, more importantly, she noted, the cell tower would help firefighters and rescue personnel reach out to those in need.
White Hall, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Madison High School basketball team will have a game with Winchester High School Co-op - West Central on February 27, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Annual pancake and sausage event in Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WICS) — The Jacksonville Kiwanis Club is hosting its annual Pancake and Sausage Event. The event is taking place on March 11 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Cured. “The Pancake and Sausage Event is more than just a fundraiser; it’s a community celebration that brings...
Virginia Downs Auburn 6-4, Wins Inaugural Jax College Baseball Classic
The Cavaliers earned their sixth comeback win of the season to take down the Tigers and survive the weekend in Jacksonville undefeated
Women's Top 25 roundup: Virginia snapped streaks in win over No. 20 Louisville
Camryn Taylor scored 22 points as Virginia notched a significant upset victory at No. 20 Louisville, 73-68 on Sunday. The result snaps Louisville's streak of 56 wins over unranked opponents at home, a mark that dates back to the 2014-15 season. It is also Virginia's first win at Louisville in seven tries and snapped the Cavaliers' overall 10-game losing streak against the Cardinals. Virginia (14-13, 6-10 Atlantic Coast Conference) was also boosted by 18 points, six rebounds and six assists from Kymora Johnson, 12 points from Paris Clark and 11 from Jillian Brown. Louisville (22-7, 11-5) was led by Nyla...
Girls sectional champs, boys regional champs: Vote for the SJ-R's athlete of the week
Here are the State Journal-Register's nominees for athlete of the week. The poll closes at noon on Friday. Information about the nominees is below. Gillespie's Amari Vickery won last week's poll with 1,130 votes. If you have trouble viewing the poll, click on this link. Boys basketball roundup:Auburn, Williamsville, Plains...
The total snowfall Pike County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Pike County, Illinois received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Virginia Baseball Shakes Slow Start, Knocks Off No. 18 Iowa in 12-9 Thriller
After falling behind 6-0, the Cavaliers stormed back to take down the Hawkeyes on Saturday night in Jacksonville
Today the gas price is close to $3.49 in Franklin as of 2024-02-25. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.262, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Focus on faith, fun and fellowship
Routt Catholic High School, Our Saviour School celebrate Catholic Schools Week. Routt Catholic High School and Our Saviour School celebrated all that makes faith-based education special during Catholic Schools Week Jan. 28 – Feb. 2. From an opening Mass at the Church of Our Saviour to a Grandparents and...
Twice the glory: Calvary outlasts Jacksonville Routt for second straight regional title
NEW BERLIN — Calvary sophomore Luke Blackford hit the floor after nearly nabbing an offensive rebound. He quickly regrouped and knocked down the go-ahead 3-pointer in the fourth quarter for a 60-53 victory over Jacksonville Routt in the Class 1A New Berlin Regional final at the Pretzel Dome on Friday. “That’s what Luke does,” Calvary...
Jumper retires from mass transit
Public service has grown during 17-year tenure as executive director. Jean Jumper, executive director of the West Central Mass Transit District (WCMTD), retired after 17 years on February 1. Jumper’s leadership has been instrumental in growing WCMTD from its initial small scope in 2004 to the efficient and effective public transportation system in the six-county area it is today.
2024 Country Financial West Central Boys All Star Squad
Players have been announced for the Country Financial West Central Illinois All Star Classic that will be held Friday, March 15th. Rich Thompson of Triopia will coach the north squad, and Bryon Graven of South County will lead the south. At least eight of the all stars at least 1-thousand...