Stevens gymnastic team wins USTA national team title

By Blake Schnitker on July 30 at 2:28pm

A local gymnastics team can claim the title of best in the country after their first place finish at the United States Tumbling Association’s National Team trampoline competition in Knoxville, Read More

Change orders approved for Jax water plant after aldermen critique specific request

By Jim McCabe on July 30 at 10:45am

Jacksonville aldermen had some questions about new money being spent on the city’s new water treatment plant this week. City Council unanimously agreed to nearly $300,000 worth of change orders Read More

South Jacksonville hosts inaugural Scot Fitzgerald 5K

By Blake Schnitker on July 30 at 9:49am


The first ever Scot Fitzgerald 5K is set to take place today in South Jacksonville. According to a report by WICS Newschannel 20, the run is to benefit the family Read More

Update on yesterday’s explosion in Waverly

By Blake Schnitker on July 29 at 3:53pm


WLDS-WEAI news has received an update regarding the explosion that occurred at a residential house in Waverly yesterday morning. According to a press release from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, Read More

Illinois College still seeking speaker for annual Phi Alpha lecture

By Blake Schnitker on July 29 at 3:30pm

It appears as though Illinois College has received some unfortunate news regarding their annual Phi Alpha lecture. The school had been in talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Seymour Hersch Read More