Fred's Blog (December 2012)

Fred's Blog (December 2012)

The story Chris Herren couldn't tell

Chris Herren told a heart-wrenching and compelling story when he spoke Thursday to nearly 2,000 students at Champaign Central High School.
There’s an equally heart-wrenching and compelling story he didn’t address. It’s how the lives of friends and family of drug users are affected, the agony and devastation they endure and the guilt they live with for years.

Call it 'Super Saturday'

Anyone interested in checking out some boys' basketball players of the future should check out the action Saturday at Urbana. The school is hosting a 12-team shootout featuring seventh- and eighth-grade teams.

Urbana High School's two gyms will be utilized as will the Urbana Middle School Gym.