To Roy Bourgeois, it's simple: God calls people to be priests, man or woman, and men have no right to interfere with that calling.
Today is Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
SAVOY — The Champaign County Association of Realtors will hold a blanket collection drive Oct.
Charles Yost's "Pipe Trapped Apparitions" is the 43rd sculpture brought to our community by the Public Art League since 2010.
I asked the sculptor what passers-by will think of the skyscraper on Park Street in downtown Champaign. The funny guy that he is, Yost gave me options.
"Oh no, another 'arty' thing that I don't understand."
Today is Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
If you have never watched college football on ESPNews, you are not alone. The network, which airs Saturday's Illinois-Texas State game at 3 p.m., is in the second year of showing live games. So, this will be Illinois' maiden voyage on the channel.
Can you get it in Champaign-Urbana? How about Danville?
URBANA — No marketing budget in the world can buy the amount of goodwill that Greg Broughton is accruing to the Illinois State Police.
The 26-year-old accountant-turned-trooper changed a tire Tuesday afternoon for an older Champaign businessman, who was so impressed he called the newspaper to get some "good news" published.
Today is Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
In 1914: A coroner's jury returned a verdict in the case of James A. Fitzgerauld, finding that the deceased came to his death when struck by a Wabash Railroad engine backing up near Fifth Street in Champaign. The railroad was censored for backing its engines in Champaign and Urbana.
This week, Paul Wood chats with Ben Wright, a banjo player and co-founder of Henhouse Prowlers, based in Chicago. They’ve toured the world as part of State Department trips to showcase American culture. This month they’re close to home, performing at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Canopy Club, 708 S. Goodwin Ave., U. Other members are Dan Andree, Jon Goldfine and Starr Moss.