Jacksonville buzzing about low gas prices

By Ryne Turke on November 20 at 12:28pm


The price for a gallon of gas in Jacksonville today is $2.57, the lowest it’s been in over four years. According to our gas records at WLDS/WEAI, the last time Read More

IC welcomes public to tour new archive facility

By Ryne Turke on November 20 at 12:24pm


Illinois College is inviting the public to tour the newly renovated Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives on Friday. The facility has been relocated to the first floor of Schewe Library and Read More

Man arrested for possessing 12 pounds of pot after police chase

By Jim McCabe on November 20 at 10:18am


A California man remains in custody after allegedly tossing a duffel bag full of marijuana out of a car during a high-speed police chase in Morgan County last night. Forty-four-year-old Read More

Jax mayor speaks out against “manning” legislation for fire departments

By Jim McCabe on November 20 at 8:40am


Jacksonville Mayor Andy Ezard was in Springfield yesterday to talk about firefighters unions wanting the ability to negotiate the number of crew members each piece of equipment carries. A bill Read More

Deadline approaching for potential aldermen running for open seats

By Jim McCabe on November 20 at 8:40am

Here’s a reminder to get moving if you have plans to run for an alderman seat in Jacksonville and haven’t picked up the paperwork yet. The petition Filing Period for Read More