CHAMPAIGN — From the outside, the construction at 510 E. Chalmers St. looks like any other project, but inside there are temporary walls where there used to be artwork.
Arts in the Park winners
The Danville Art League held Arts in the Park on June 25-26 at Lincoln Park. Winners were:
Oil/acrylic — Dorothy Fava, first; Kolleen Asaad, second and Amanda Dudich, third.
Watercolor — Carol Garver, first; Shelley Huffman, second and Linda Virostek, third.
PAXTON — During its meeting Wednesday, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board will discuss the potential facility improvements that were outlined in a report presented to the board recently.
Moultrie-Douglas County Fair acts
Wayne "The Train" Hancock, known as the king of juke joint swing, will play a free concert from 9 p.m. to midnight Friday at the beer tent at the 86th Moultrie-Douglas County Fair.
Didn't you go to the same high school as Gene Vanderport?
Yes, he was in my late brother's class of '67 at Westville High. I was a freshman when they were seniors. Gene was our student council president. I have looked up to him since then.