Dec 2, 2013
Ludlow man dies in crash
James Cremeens, 58, was driving west on County Road 3300N, about a quarter-mile west of County Road 2200E, in northeast Champaign County at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Champaign County sheriff's Lt.
Ludlow board OKs 4.99 percent tax levy hike
The village board approved a 4.99 percent tax levy increase and heard from a resident displeased with Mayor Pete Walker's comments about the make-up of the community in a recent newspaper article.
A regional ripple effect from Chanute closure
Gifford village Treasurer Maynard Duitsman sits near new playground equipment being installed Oct. 18 at Werner Roessler Memorial Park in Gifford.
Neighborhood Watch to start in Ludlow
There were enough people at a recent meeting to warrant startup of Neighborhood Watch in the Champaign County community, said Randy Alesia, a member of the Ludlow Village Board who is chairing Neighborhood Watch.
Rantoul votes to join METCAD
Ralph Caldwell said he was "thrilled to death," and he knew members of the METCAD policy board would share his sentiments.