Attorney in Paxton kidnapping case gets more prep time
One of the four men charged in connection with the kidnapping, armed robbery and beating of a rural Paxton man last December has been given more time to prepare a defense.
Loda man charged with soliciting girl, 14
A 35-year-old Loda man has been charged with a felony for allegedly using Facebook to ask a 14-year-old Paxton girl to go on a date with him.
Fire damages home near Cissna Park; no injuries reported
A home in a subdivision north of Cissna Park sustained extensive damage Monday when a fire spread from its fireplace to its attic.
Loda man indicted on arson charges in summer house fire
A Loda man has been charged with arson for allegedly starting a fire in a home he was renting last summer.
Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley entered the Paxton-Buckley-Loda regional as a sixth-seed but it did not play like one.
PBL teacher to be next principal
Duley, who has taught business courses since 2002 at PBL, was among three finalists interviewed by the school board during a five-hour closed session Saturday.