Apr 15, 2014
PBL board to OK first class of new Hall of Fame
The Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board is expected to approve the first induction class for the newly created PBL Hall of Fame on Wednesday night.
Teen wanted in robbery arrested over theft from store
A Champaign teenager accused of taking part in robbing a younger teen at knifepoint last month was charged Friday with armed robbery after being arrested for a separate incident.
Area schools, others gear up for subzero highs
Salvation Army, 437 E. Galena Blvd., Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Prisco Community Center, 150 W. Illinois Ave; Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aurora Public Library - Main Branch, 1 E. Benton St.; Eola Road Branch, 555 S. Eola Road, and West Branch; 233 S. Constitution Drive, Monday to Thursday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Brigade honored during National Guard ceremony
It's been nearly four years and four months since Illinois Army National Guard soldier Michael Freed returned to his Roberts home after a year-long tour in Afghanistan.
Most Ford County board members seek re-election
One Ford County Board member is giving up her seat next year, but all others up for re-election are vying for another term.