West Central Mass Transit announces limited service in Morgan, Scott

By Blake Schnitker on October 27 at 6:59am


There’s some good news for elderly residents who rely on the services of West Central Mass Transit. At a press conference yesterday afternoon, the transportation service announced that they are Read More

Help needed for Jacksonville’s 5th annual Town Brook Clean Up

By Blake Schnitker on October 26 at 1:03pm


Volunteers are needed for the 5th annual Town Brook Clean Up this weekend. Jacksonville alderman Lori Large-Oldenettel is looking for 80 to 120 volunteers over the age of 18 to Read More

Carrollton looks to fill vacancy left by death of former Mayor

By Blake Schnitker on October 26 at 9:41am

A Greene County city is still reeling after the loss of a former mayor earlier this month. Francis “Gene” Baker passed away on October 14th at the age of 70. Read More

West Central Illinois harvest nearing completion

By Blake Schnitker on October 25 at 1:07pm


Harvest season for corn and soybeans throughout Illinois is drawing to a close. Temperatures and precipitation across the state remain high. The average local temperature last week was 61 degrees, Read More

A. Gaudio & Sons selling Jacksonville Anheuser-Busch Inc.

By Ryne Turke on October 25 at 11:49am


The Jacksonville Anheuser-Busch wholesaler is changing owners after 69 years of service. WLDS-WEAI News received word this morning that Golden Eagle Distributing Inc., the Anheuser-Busch wholesaler out of Hannibal, Missouri Read More