What a Picnic! – by Mayor Paul Becker

That was quite a picnic on July Fourth! Five hundred hot dogs purchased, five hundred hot dogs served...

Random Musings – by Mayor Paul Becker

It seems appropriate to lead off this month’s column by mentioning the successful conclusion to the MRA land swap...

Election Time! By Mayor Becker

I will seek to form something new… a Mayor’s Advisory Committee

Local Mayors “Unite” Against Hunger

You are invited to join our own Mayor Becker in Jacksonville on Sept. 22...

MY THOUGHTS – By Mayor Paul Becker

I believe the first duty of a Mayor is to meet the needs of the citizens...

WHICH WAY DOES THE WIND BLOW? By Mayor Paul Becker

Politics, trust, respect, duty...and Will Mayor Becker run again for Mayor?

Independence Day – by Mayor Paul Becker

The Declaration of Independence: What a document!

Let’s Have a July 4th Picnic! By Mayor Paul Becker

Plan to share in a fun, new Jacksonville community event...

On Horse Racing – by Mayor Paul Becker

I recall hearing a phrase that “Life is like a horse race."

Jacksonville is Full of Unsung Heroes and Volunteers – by Mayor Paul Becker

The quiet efforts of volunteers make Jacksonville the town we all want to live in.

City Snapshot – February 2012

County Commissioner Don Skundrick attends City Council Meeting to announce Jacksonville Town Hall on May 10