Sabrina Hoagland organizing 5K for her grandparents

By Jim McCabe on September 5 at 8:20am


The granddaughter of a murdered rural Alexander woman is holding a 5K event to honor her memory.            Seventeen-year-old Sabrina Hoagland of Auburn has put together the Diann and Butch Hoagland Read More

JHS prepping for Homecoming Parade

By Jim McCabe on September 5 at 8:19am


Planning for the 2015 Jacksonville Homecoming Parade is officially underway. The theme selected for this year’s event is “The Roaring 20’s.” JHS Student Body President Mason Pohlman informed WLDS/WEAI News Read More

Jacksonville got much-needed rain relief in August

By Jim McCabe on September 5 at 8:18am


3.05 inches of rain fell at the WLDS-WEAI reporting station, about five inches less than what was received in July. The decrease in precipitation allowed months-long flood warnings posted for Read More

Pair of accidents take place on Old State Road

By Ryne Turke on September 5 at 6:00am


According to information from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department, the first wreck, near the intersection of Old State and Mobile, took place at around 10:20 p.m. and involved three vehicles. Read More

Vehicle catches fire on Woodson-Franklin blacktop

By Ryne Turke on September 4 at 4:54pm


A vehicle caught fire on the Woodson-Franklin blacktop Friday afternoon. Woodson Assistant Fire Chief Gary Marlow says the Woodson Fire Department responded to a vehicle fully engulfed on the blacktop, Read More