Eastern Illinois man shot to death at motel
Vermilion County Coroner Peggy Johnson said Monday that 40-year-old Bruce L. Eldridge died after being shot Sunday night at a motel in downtown Hoopeston.
Fatal shooting under investigation in Hoopeston
Officers responded to a reports of shots fired at The Downtown Motel, 200 E. Main St., shortly after 9 p.m., according to Chief Mark Drollinger.
Snow days bring delay in state tests for some schools
Eighth-graders Bryce Dale, left, James McCullough and Maleah Morlan do different activities, including taking a practice test, in their language arts class at Hoopeston Area Middle School on Thursday to prepare for the Illinois State Achievementt.
Danville neighborhood worried about tire facility
Some Danville residents are concerned that a former Hoopeston used tire business that suffered a massive fire last summer plans to relocate to their neighborhood.
School bus hits cow in eastern Illinois
Hoopeston Area School District Superintendent Hank Hornbeck says the bus struck a loose cow Tuesday morning.