Gas prices expected to increase over the next month

By Ryne Turke on March 3 at 12:29pm


West Central Illinoisans can expect gas prices to continue to rise over the next few months. Today in Jacksonville, vehicle owners can purchase a gallon of gas for as low Read More

Delivery van catches fire in Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on March 3 at 11:59am


A Heinl Florist delivery van caught fire this morning in Jacksonville. Jacksonville firefighters responded to the business, located in the 1000 block of West Walnut, at around 10:45 a.m. Firefighters Read More

Tornado warning test siren to take place at 10 a.m.

By Jim McCabe on March 3 at 9:01am


Despite all the snow and ice on the ground, don’t think you’re being deceived by your ears, as Jacksonville will hear a tornado siren this morning. It’s part of Severe Read More

Jacksonville Parks and Lakes focused on developing “master plan”

By Ryne Turke on March 3 at 8:55am


Jacksonville’s Parks and Lakes Committee took the first steps towards developing a master plan last night. The master plan would allow the Parks and Lakes Department to create a unified Read More

Winchester School District facing several bus-related issues

By Jim McCabe on March 2 at 2:56pm


Winchester School District’s superintendent says there’s a bus driver shortage. Dave Roberts tells WLDS-WEAI News because there are two full-time drivers out on medical leave and another substitute driver out Read More