12/2/2013 3:01:21 PM
The owner of Charleston radio stations WRJM newstalk 1270 AM and 96.1 FM have announced the stations will cease operation in early January.
The Miller Media Group's Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Incorporated, purchased the 1270 AM frequency in October 2011 and launched WRJM February 1, 2012. WRJM's FM repeater at 96-point-1 went on the air in December 2011.
The WRJM property at 2560 West State on Il...read more
Charles Luther Clapp, 86, of Westfield, IL passed away at 3:20 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2013 at Heartland Nursing Center in Casey, IL. He was born on July 30, 1927 in Ashmore, IL, the son of Charles Clapp and Helen Prince Clapp.
Survivors include his daughter, Kay Mitchell of Casey, IL; son, Daniel James Clapp and wife Rose of Kansas, IL; grandchildren, Jennifer Ellington and husband Chris of ...read more
Patrick Jon England, 54, of Martinsville, IL passed away at 4:03 a.m. on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, IN. He was born on August 27, 1959 in Terre Haute, IN the son of Kenneth and Esther England. On September 9, 1995 he married Jean Ann Perry in Marshall, IL.
Survivors include his wife, Jean England of Martinsville, IL; children, Chris Perry, Amanda England, Kelly...read more
Samuel George Adkin Wynn, age 92 of Charleston, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at his Hilltop Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation home. Visitation will be held Friday evening, December 6, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Chapel in Charleston. Funeral Services honoring and celebrating his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at the F...read more
Ellen Rose Burdon, age 86 of Mattoon and formerly of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at her Odd Fellow-Rebekah Home residence. Visitation will be held Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Chapel in Charleston. Memorial Services honoring and celebrating her life will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral chapel with Pastor...read more
Charles A. "Bama" Blankenship, age 50 of Casey, formerly of Birmingham, AL passed away at 12:30 PM on Friday November 29, 2013 at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Goodwin Family Funeral Home & Crematory of Casey, IL....read more