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Cubbie Conversation, May 29, 2017

J.J. Lockwood pays tribute to more than his favorite team on this Memorial Day.

Those Who Served: Richard Underwood

Richard Underwood, a lieutenant for the U.S. Army during the Korean War, shares his experience then and why Memorial Day is important to him. 

VIDEO: Champaign Central's Jackson clears 6-9 to win state title

Nick Jackson cleared 5-foot-9 to win the IHSA Class 2A high jump title at Saturday's state finals.

300 miles: Walking from Arthur to Nashville

Lindsey Yoder, 14, talks about her upcoming walk at her home in rural Arthur on Thursday, May 25, 2017. She will walk 300 miles to Nashville, Tenn., in hopes of bringing awareness to the issue of human trafficking. Her excursion will take 27 days, beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday and ending June 24.

Friday on the Farm, May 26, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Dirk Rice, who farms near Philo and has been experimenting with cover crops.

Senior Day at Central

Cory Rodeheaver of Spectrum Design Group had some fun with Tuesday's tradition outside Champaign Central High School — where seniors drive by, horns blaring, to mark their last day. 

Wired In: Rishabh Anand

Wired In: Rishabh Anand, University of Illinois student who started the Illini Internet of Things Association and hopes to make Champaign-Urbana a Smart City. 

Game of the Week: IHSA Girls' State Track Championships

Five area athletes/relay teams took home state championships at last weekend's girls' track IHSA State Championships. Check out highlights from the weekend's action.

Cubbie Conversation, May 22, 2017

The pitching is coming around and so is the hitting, which means the NL Central "is ours for the taking," says Cubbie fanatic J.J. Lockwood.

Wired In: Chinmay Soman

Hear from Chinmay Soman, co-founder of EarthSense, an AgBio Engineering Company.