Jacksonville Lake Trail Gets Paved

By Benjamin Cox on June 15 at 7:00pm

A recreational trail finally got its surfacing complete. The Jacksonville Lake Recreational Trail from Boat Dock Road to Pine Point received blacktop surfacing on Friday. The project, which cost roughly Read More

Flood of 2019 Waters Receding But Dangers Still Lie Ahead

By Benjamin Cox on June 15 at 4:30pm

As forecast, flood waters at several places in the Illinois river basin continue to recede. Meredosia, LaGrange Lock and Dam, and Valley City all had flood waters relegated to moderate Read More

Ameren Rates Drop For 2nd Year In A Row

By Benjamin Cox on June 15 at 3:30pm

Rural Morgan County residents and City of Jacksonville citizens may be seeing a drop in their electric rates if they are currently being supplied by Ameren. Members of the Morgan Read More

Update: One person dead another in Intensive Care After Shooting in Mt. Sterling

By Benjamin Cox on June 15 at 1:43pm

Details are now beginning to emerge in an overnight shooting in Mt. Sterling. Authorities have identified 44 year old Rebecca Niewohner of Mt. Sterling as the deceased victim of a Read More

Braggin’ Rights BBQ Postponed

By Benjamin Cox on June 15 at 7:39am

The19th Annual Jacksonville BBQ Bragging Rights at the Morgan County Fairgrounds has been postponed due to the inclement weather. WLDS/WEAI News will pass along the make-up date as soon as Read More