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Two more arrests bring total to five in Danville shooting
Danville police have made two more arrests in connection with an April 18 shooting, bringing the total to five arrested in six days.
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
Triple-murder trial opens with graphic display
Relatives of two young women who were shot to death in a 2007 triple homicide in Danville wept when crime-scene photographs - including several of the victims' bodies - were shown at one of the accused killers' murder trial on Wednesday.
Gladys Pope reflects on education, arts and more
"They'll say, Remember me? I sang in this play, or I danced in that one," said the retired teacher, who was known for putting on elaborate productions for the school and community, including her take on "Stone Soup," which raised close to $10,000 for the Times Center of Champaign.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Second person arrested in Danville shooting
Police have arrested a second person in connection with a shooting incident in Danville on Friday that sent three people to the hospital.
Trial to start for 2nd man accused in 2007 killings
Nearly seven years and a month after her 21-year-old granddaughter and two other Danville residents were gunned down in an attempt by a dealer to recover his drugs, Bonne Derrickson-Beecher says she's ready to face one of the accused killers.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Danville committee to consider chickens
For two years, Joyce Schmitt has been asking the city of Danville to allow chickens in the city.
Danville to finalize school uniform rules
After about three months of debate, the Danville school board on Wednesday is expected to approve a proposed uniform standard of dress for most K-12 students.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Danville man in custody for shooting that injured three
A release from Danville Public Safety Director Larry Thomason said Cordario Townsend, 25, was arrested about 10 p.m. Friday for aggravated battery with a firearm.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Danville man charged in Urbana break-in
A Danville man has been charged with residential burglary and aggravated battery as a result of an incident at an Urbana home Wednesday morning.
Nancy C. Cook
Nancy C. Cook, 69, of Taylorville, IL died at 3:25 a.m. Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at her residence.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Ash borer found in Danville's Douglas Park
Steve Lane, Danville city parks worker, holds a limb from an ash tree in Douglas Park that was tested by the U.S. Dept.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
IDNR picks Indiana firm to manage another Illinois golf course
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
Revised uniform standard at Danville schools won't include jeans
A revised draft of a uniform standard of dress for Danville schools students may be easier for administrators to enforce than the original.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
New faces coming to Kickapoo trail
There will be some new faces along Clear Lake Trail in Kickapoo State Park this year, but hikers may have to search to spot them.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Renovations completed for three Danville schools
East Park Elementary School began a $12.8 million renovation last year. Improvements included a new roof, technology labs, and the school's first-ever cafeteria.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Danville honors teachers
Since 2001, the Danville Public School Foundation has bestowed the David L. Fields Excellence in Teaching Awards to an "outstanding" teacher from the primary, intermediate, middle school and high school levels.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Westville board: Audit will bring scrutiny to expenditures
Village officials approved an audit of the 2012-13 fiscal year on Monday, but said they plan to keep a closer watch on expenditures in the future.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Automation International, Inc., Acquires A.I. Welders Ltd. U.K.
The acquisition adds to Automation International's established role as an industry leader in the design and manufacture of automated welding equipment including metal forming, production equipment, welding, assembly and spinning.
Danville aldermen approve $2 monthly fire fee
Residents and businesses will soon be paying a $2 monthly fee to help fund the fire department, but the new money will only plug a deficit.