Louise Ann Trombitas, 84, of Galesburg, formerly of New York, died at 3:22 a.m. Thursday, March 27, 2014 at home with her family by her side.
We’ll talk with Kristin Larson and Tyler Inness from Monmouth College about a recent trip to Moldova @ 8:10.
A group from Monmouth College recently took a trip to the eastern European country of Moldova, which borders Ukraine. Monmouth College professor Kristin Larson and MC student and GHS grad Patrick Inness will join us @ 8:10 to talk about their experience on the WGIL Morning News.
We’ll talk with Julie from Safe Harbor and Ashleigh from the Child Advocacy Center @ 8:10.
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. We’ll discuss the issue and help raise awareness when we talk with Julie, Children’s Advocate with Safe Harbor Family Crisis Center and Ashleigh with the Knox County Child Advocacy Center, @ 8:10 on the WGIL Morning News.
Local lawmakers say they have plenty of questions following Governor Pat Quinn’s budget address before them earlier today.
Award winning blues & soul jazz musician Bruce Katz joins us at 8:35.
Bruce Katz is an award winning musician. He’s played keyboards for The Gregg Allman Band, Delbert McClinton and The Bruce Katz Band among others. The Bruce Katz Band will perform @ Fat Fish Pub in Galesburg Thursday night at 6:00. We’ll talk with Bruce at 8:35 this morning on the WGIL Morning News.
We’ll Beloit Snappers Head Groundskeeper Zach Ricketts at 7:10.
Zach Ricketts is a graduate of Galesburg High School and Knox College. He has done an internship with the Boston Red Sox and worked for the Milwaukee Brewers. He is currently the Head Groundskeeper for the Beloit Snappers of the Midwest League. We’ll talk with him at 7:10 on the WGIL Morning News.
You could win a pair of tickets to 10 Cardinals-Cubs matchup at Busch Stadium this season! Get registered as a Cubs or Cards fan at one of the locations listed below before March 20th. Then beginning March 24th we will draw the names of 9 Cubs fans and 9 Cardinals fans each weekday morning from all the registrations! Then Listen during the WGIL Morning News from 5am to 9am or come back here to WGIL.com to find out if you made the daily roster. If your name was selected you have until the end of that day to call us back to qualify! Grand prize winner will be announced during The WGIL Morning News on April 7th!
|1B – Kevin Lenz of Abingdon
|| 1B – Joshua Grubb of Yates City
|2B – Deb Ricco of Galesburg
|| 2B – Terry Wilson of Bushnell
|3B – Jim Wenstrom of Knoxville
|| 3B – Mike O’Hern of Wataga
|SS – Holli Hansen of Abingdon
|| SS – Gabriel Medina of Galesburg
|RF – Pat Hennenfent of Wataga
|| RF – Felicia Dunn of Galesburg
|CF – Robert Talley of Monmouth
|| CF – Raul Godina of Monmouth
|LF – Mindy Woolsey of Galesburg
|| LF – Ted Johnson of East Galesburg
|P -Tammy Meeks of Farmington
|| P – Joan Leedham of Knoxville
|C – Linda Carter of Galesburg
|| C – Dorothy Lair of Galesburg
Thanks to these sponsors
Chez Willy’s on Historic Seminary St in Galesburg
Bank Of Yates City in Yates City and Farmington
University of Illinois Extension Knox County
Galesburg Toyota Scion On N Seminary St
Lake Bracken Country Club Golf Shop
Kohl’s Diamond Gallery 54 S. Seminary St in Galesburg
Cavanaughs Motors Service Department in Monmouth
Galesburg Nissan in front of the Sandburg Mall
Nees Harley-Davidson in Galesburg
City Select Motors on N. Henderson St in Galesburg
OSF St. Mary Medical Center Gift Shoppe in Galesburg
Birkey’s Farm Store Between Galesburg and Knoxville
Thrushwood Farms 2860 W Main St, in Galesburg
We’ll talk with GHS A.D. Ralph Henning at 8:10.
With the construction going on at Galesburg High School, the baseball and softball fields are currently not usable. Ralph Henning will join us to discuss whether the Streaks will get a chance for any home games this season at 8:10 on the WGIL Morning News.