WJPF Morning Newswatch

Joey Watson 11-25-2014

Joey Watson, a trooper with the Illinois State Police, stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss the increased roadside safety checks being administered by ISP during the Thanksgiving week.

Cabaness/Zimbro 11-24-2014

Shad Zimbro and Rodney Cabaness with Black Diamond Harley-Davidson in Marion stop by The Morning Newswatch to discuss their many promotions they run throughout the year, including rock concerts, and dropping $10,000 out of a helicopter. They

Bart Mann 11-24-2014

Bart Mann, an organizer with the Herrin Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner, stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss all of the effort which goes into creating a Thanksgiving Day celebration for the city of Herrin.

Annette McMichael 11-21-2014

Annette McMichael is the Communications Director SAFE, which stands for Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing Our Environment. McMichael sat down with Tom Miller on the Morning Newswatch to discuss a court case unfolding in Madison County, which could

John “Mike” Henry 1120-2014

Carbondale businessman John “Mike” Henry stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss his recent announcement to run for Mayor of Carbondale, and the ideas that he has to improve the city.

State Senator Gary Forby 11-19-2014

State Senator Gary Forby (D-Benton) stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss all the news surrounding the fall veto session which begins today.

Jane Addams 11-19-2014

Carbondale Councilwoman Jane Addams stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss a potential property tax increase and to also talk about her announcement to run for Mayor of the city.

LaShonda Thomas 11-18-2014

LaShonda Thomas with the Jackson County Health Department stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss details regarding the Affordable Care Act.

Ron Ellis 11-17-2014

Williamson County Commissioner Ron Ellis stopped by The Morning Newswatch on Monday morning.

Angie Bailey 11-14-2014

Angie Bailey with the Jackson County Health Department stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss the impact that Diabetes is having both on our region, and on our nation.