Waverly man arrested in connection to alleged vehicle thefts

By Blake Schnitker on March 29 at 2:34pm

A Waverly man is in custody following his arrest for alleged incidents involving thefts of multiple vehicles. While authorities are limited as to what information can be disclosed at this Read More

Sport Cancellations

By Dawn Johnson on March 29 at 11:30am

All Jacksonville athletic contests for Wednesday, March 29th have been postponed.Baseball (V/JV), Softball (V/JV) and Track.

Morgan County Clerk talks Early Voting, upcoming Election Day

By Blake Schnitker on March 29 at 9:11am

The Spring Election is officially less than a week away, but there is still time to turn in your ballot early. Early voting continues throughout West Central Illinois as a Read More

Waverly Superintendent discusses Proposition regarding Board of Education

By Blake Schnitker on March 29 at 8:35am

With the 2017 Spring Election approaching, WLDS-WEAI News is looking at several propositions to be voted on by residents of the four-county area. Starting in Morgan County, outside of Jacksonville Read More

Scott County Races

By Gary Scott on March 29 at 6:00am

Scott County voters next week are looking at races in four communities, and one school district in next week’s election. The Scott County seat of Winchester has races for city Read More

Chief Assessment Officer pleased with Morgan County EAS of 1.0

By Blake Schnitker on March 28 at 11:59am

Morgan County residents got some good news over the weekend when the county received their equalized assessed value figure from the state. This year’s equalized assessed value, or EAS, came Read More

Mefford Named Jacksonville’s New Chief of Police

By Blake Schnitker on March 28 at 6:12am

The City of Jacksonville has a new Chief of Police. Adam Mefford was appointed as the city’s new Police Chief by Mayor Andy Ezard at last night’s City Council meeting. Read More

Races in Morgan County Outside of Jacksonville and South Jax

By Gary Scott on March 28 at 6:00am

Outside of Jacksonville and South Jacksonville, Morgan County voters in three communities and two school districts should be ready to cast ballots next week. There are village and town elections Read More

Sports Cancellations

By Dawn Johnson on March 27 at 1:59pm

*Update on Jacksonville Athletics* *Boys (Varsity) Baseball*: The *Springfield** vs. Jacksonville** (Varsity) *baseball contest at *Springfield* (Robin Roberts) today, Tuesday, March 28th has been postponed.  This contest has been rescheduled Read More

County Commissioners Approve Settlement Agreement for Meredosia Power Plant

By Blake Schnitker on March 27 at 11:00am

Morgan County Commissioners approved a settlement agreement with the Ameren Meredosia Power Plant at this morning’s board meeting. The Meredosia Power Station was one of two Ameren plants that were Read More