Jury selection continues for Lamb trial

By Ryne Turke on October 21 at 7:57am

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One day wasn’t enough time as the jury selection process for the trial of Luke Lamb is set to continue today at the Greene County Courthouse. Around 60 candidates for Read More

Change in Lake Jax security, new football field discussed

By Jim McCabe on October 21 at 7:56am


Several topics yielded discussion at a Jacksonville Parks and Lakes Committee meeting last night. Parks and Lakes Superintendent Bruce Surratt talked to aldermen about security within the park system. For Read More

Newly-remodeled home hospice facility open house this evening

By Jim McCabe on October 21 at 7:56am


Area residents will get a chance to see a recently-remodeled home hospice and health facility today. The open house is for Memorial Home Services in Jacksonville from 5 to 7 Read More

Schock, Miller vie for Congressional seat

By Jim McCabe on October 20 at 2:01pm


The two candidates for Illinois’ 18th Congressional District had interviews air on “What’s On Your Mind?” this morning on WLDS. The question-and-answer sessions are with Democratic candidate Darrel Miller and Read More

Passavant re-designated as Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics facility

By Ryne Turke on October 20 at 2:01pm


The EDAP certification means Passavant provides comprehensive emergency services and meets the defined pediatric emergency care requirements. Hospitals with the EDAP certification receive a site visit by the Illinois Department Read More