Crimestoppers 4/16

    Crimestoppers of Morgan & Scott County are requesting information to assist the Jacksonville Police Department in their investigation of damage to a vehicle. Sometime between 10 p.m. on April 6 and 3 a.m. April 7, unknown person(s) used a brick to smash a window out and punctured three tires on a vehicle parked in the 700 block of East Chambers.
    The police are asking that anyone who has information concerning this incident or any other crimes within the two-county area submit a tip online by going to and clicking the blue button on the home page or calling Crimestoppers at 243-7300. Tips may also be submitted by texting 274637 (CRIMES). The first word of the text tip must be "payout." More information can be found at

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    In last week’s Focus, I wrote about two doors listed in the Scriptures. One door was an open door which God gives as an invitation to hope and our calling, an open door which no one can shut.