LaHood reappointed to Joint Economic Committee

By Anthony Engle on March 19 at 3:49pm

Illinois’ 18th district U.S. Congressman has been reappointed to an important, bipartisan finance committee. Congressman Darin LaHood has been appointed to serve on the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) for the Read More

Jacksonville Moose Lodge permanently closed

By Anthony Engle on March 19 at 12:17pm

The Jacksonville Moose Lodge has been shut down by the International Loyal Order of Moose. The decision was apparently handed down to the Lodge’s Governor and Board of Officers by Read More

JSD117 Kindergarten enrollment today, tomorrow

By Anthony Engle on March 19 at 10:02am

Jacksonville School District 117 is holding open Kindergarten enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year today and tomorrow. Representatives of the district will be stationed at two different locations, one today Read More

Meredosia man found dead on his private property, no foul play suspected

By Anthony Engle on March 19 at 9:17am

A Meredosia man has been found dead on his private property. WLDS/WEAI News has received reports that 70 year old Stevan Thaxton, of rural Meredosia, was found deceased in a Read More

LaHood leads delegation to China for trade talks

By Anthony Engle on March 18 at 3:10pm

The representative of Illinois’ 18th U.S. House district is heading to China to talk trade. Republican congressman Darin LaHood and Wisconsin Democratic congressman Rick Larsen, co-chairs of the U.S.-China Working Read More