WJBC Athletes of the Week: Apr. 24, 2018

AM 1230 WJBC, in conjunction with Meatheads of Bloomington-Normal and Roberts Trophies, is proud to present the WJBC Athletes of the Week.

Ellie Weltha – Bloomington Track and Field

Ellie won the shot put and discus throw at the Intercity meet for the fourth straight year.

Franky West – Normal Community Track and Field

Franky won the 100 and 200 and anchored the first-place 400 and 800 relays at the Normal Community Invitational.

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WJBC Voices: New name, new mascot

Several years ago, after the Politically Correct Athletic Association extorted the University of Illinois not to use any Native American symbols for its teams, I declared the name Fighting Illini meaningless…

WJBC Voices: Plus ca change…

No Neck and his Democratic buddies patted themselves on the back and told us how happy we should all be now that we have a “balanced” budget for the first time in years.