Top of the Morning, Feb. 13, 2018

Top of the Morning, Feb. 13, 2018

On Tuesdays, we'll introduce the kids behind "High School Confidential." Today: Armstrong-Potomac's MORGAN HARDING, a talented senior who will attend Danville Area Community College in the fall.

What makes A-P (enrollment: 138) rock?

"Having a close atmosphere with everyone in the school, including teachers and staff," Harding said.

On Friday — day and night — Morgan will take us behind the scenes when she takes over our Snapchat account. Follow along by searching for "news-gazette" on the app. It should be interesting: It's Senior Night for boys' basketball players and cheerleaders.

Online audience

What was trending last week at, which in a seven-day period ending Sunday saw 1,082,946 pageviews:


1. Savoy man wanted in attempted murder case arrested in Tennessee

2. Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 9, 2018

3. Crashes bog down I-74 in Champaign County


1. GCMS standout McNutt signs with Illinois football

2. Illini's sights set on Payton

3. 1-on-1 with Illini's Lovie Smith: 'Bigger, stronger, faster'


1. Crime Stoppers: Rantoul car burglaries

2. Underwood: 'We took a step backward'

3. How a letter from Mister Rogers sparked a Mahomet resident's obsession


1. Signing Day: Locals heading to college

2. Girls 2A Regional Title: STM vs. SJO

3. 2A G-RF Regional Final: Oakwood vs. Monticello

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