CHAMPAIGN – Chris Phillips and John Turner have joined Matt Hutton as partners in Spinlight, a design and advertising firm in Champaign.
Hutton co-founded Spinlight in 2000 with Debby Winter. She left the firm last year and opened a graphic design company called Winteraven.
URBANA – To those who knew him, Daniel H. Schreiber was a passionate young man full of life and quirky ideas, always ready to take on a new project.
MONTICELLO – A Monticello High School freshman is taking it upon herself to help a family affected by a devastating disorder.
RANTOUL – A Bronze Star-winning Lincoln's Challenge graduate has died after serving in Afghanistan.
Sgt. Jesse Richard Tilton, 23, of Mount Zion in Macon County, was serving with the 508th Regiment, 82nd Airborne, U.S. Army in Afghanistan.
The third band director in Illinois history has died.
Harry Begian, 89, of Alpena, Mich., died at home on Monday. Visitation will be at the Bannan Funeral Home, Alpena, from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday.