Friday Aug 22
Watseka man arrested in Hoopeston shooting
Responding to a call of shots fired at 2:25 a.m. in the 500 block of East Seminary Street, Hoopeston police found a 33-year-old man lying on the ground but not injured.
Driver ticketed in Hoopeston collisions
A 34-year-old Hoopeston man was cited for driving under the influence after he hit several parked vehicles and knocked down several power poles, which caused a temporary power outage in the area.
Paxton committee recommends late charges for contractor's work
The council's water and sewer committee will recommend to the full council in August that it pay contractor Leander Construction of Canton for work done on the wastewater plant but subtract late charges for the project not being finished on time.
Golf: Michael Davan delivers 66 to jump to first-round lead of Illinois Open
Hoopeston pro Michael Davan fired a 6-under par 66 in Monday's opening round of the 65th Illinois Open to take a one-shot lead at The Glen Club.