Campaign ad hammers McCann for documented tax liens

By Jim McCabe on February 10 at 4:31pm


Jacksonville State Senator Sam McCann’s reported tax problems are back in the spotlight. McCann is facing a challenger in the Republican Primary. An advertisement running on our radio stations claims Read More

Lonzerotti’s to change owners again

By Ryne Turke on February 10 at 4:29pm

It appears the ownership of a popular Jacksonville restaurant is set to change hands again. Just two weeks ago, Lonzerotti’s Italia Restaurant landlord Mike Griffitts informed WLDS/WEAI he was purchasing Read More

District 117 denied federal help for school improvements

By Ryne Turke on February 10 at 7:44am

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District 117 will not be receiving federal money which would have contributed towards the renovation and improvement of several schools. On Friday, the Illinois State Board of Education released a Read More

Stop signs coming to Church St. intersections; N. Main to be rehabbed

By Jim McCabe on February 9 at 12:43pm


Jacksonville’s Street Department is taking out the stop lights at two major intersections near downtown, and replacing them with stop signs. It’s been nearly two years since the stop lights Read More

Davis hoping to make flying more family-friendly

By Ryne Turke on February 9 at 12:35pm


Representative Rodney Davis has introduced a new provision to help make flying more family-friendly. The provision was included in the bill to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration. According to a Read More