The Illini football game against Arizona State in Phoenix starts at 9:30 Saturday night.
We're planning to carry coverage of the game in Sunday morning's paper, but the late game will delay our press start well past its usual time. We aim to have deliveries completed by 7 a.m. Sunday as usual, but if you get your paper late, we're sorry for the inconvenience.
URBANA — The top of the press box at Urbana's athletic complex is far enough from the field that you can easily see all the action.
Several students in teacher Erin Ludwick's journalism class are stationed there regularly, carefully recording fall sporting events and learning how to produce a broadcast and stream video online.
CHAMPAIGN — A diagnosis of multiple sclerosis hasn't changed Kelsey Lee Kaiser all that much.
The smile has rarely left her face.
"She's been like that since she was a little girl, always a smile on her face," mother Missy Kaiser said.
And Shannon Roberts, her aunt (and her boss at The Fitness Center in Champaign), said: "She's never known a stranger. She's so outgoing."
A historic steam engine will make its way through East Central Illinois today (Wednesday, Sept. 5) during a trek across the eastern United States.
URBANA — Champaign County Court-Appointed Special Advocates will start a new training session soon for potential new advocates to speak up for the more than 400 abused and neglected children in Champaign County Court.
Studio Visit appears first in print, in Sunday editions of The News-Gazette. Here, Melissa Merli visits with Tito Carrillo, a professor of trumpet at the University of Illinois. In the Sept. 2 newspaper, we'll have a visit with Alan Mette, executive associate director of the University of Illinois School of Art + Design.
MAHOMET — A community of supporters continues to grow for a Mahomet family after their 7-year-old son, Jeremiah King, was hit by a car three weeks ago.
Images from the August 28, 2012 Parkland Foundation Campaign Kickoff at Worden Martin in Champaign.
Photos from the garden Gary and Jane Armstrong at their home in Champaign, Ill. on . Friday, August 17, 2012.