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Westview Elementary School: Fun Day

Students celebrate their last day of the school year in style at Westview Elementary School in Champaign on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Children enjoyed outdoor fun stations, an indoor dance party and more fun at Clark Park nearby. 

Updated: Prosecutor on Doddy case

Lee County State's Attorney Anna Sacco-Miller following Monday's sentencing of Terence Doddy to life in prison for the murder of Tonya Bargman.

Video: Where Am I? June 1, 2015

Every week, we'll show you a short clip of a spin somewhere in the area in a 1986 Corvette. Your job? Figure out where the video was shot.

Those Who Served: Jim Kelly

Jim Kelly, who enlisted in the U.S. Marines shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, shows the Japanese, company flag he picked up when he fought in Japan. Kelly, who was at his home in Urbana on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, served at Iwo Jima during the historical moment.

Getting Personal: Jaime Roundtree

Champaign Schools administrator Jaime Roundtree talks about his work in the district and his music career as a rapper.

Hessel Blvd. fire in Champaign

Fire heavily damaged a house at 413 Hessel Blvd. in Champaign on Thursday morning May 28, 2015. According to Champaign Fire Marshal John Koller, there were no injuries. 

MJ's Minute: Groce as a pitcher?

With NCAA baseball in town this weekend, basketball beat writer Marcus Jackson touches on John Groce’s pitching abilities, Illini standout David Kerian’s tie to Frank Kaminsky and a former Notre Dame pitcher who is trying his hand at the NBA. 

C-U Memorial Day Services 2015

Members of the Champaign VFW Post 5520 hold a Memorial Day service, led by VFW Commander, Jason Staub, at Woodlawn Cemetery in Urbana while American Legion Post 24 sponsor a service at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Champaign on Monday, May 25, 2015. 

Video: Where Am I? May 25, 2015

Every week, we'll show you a short clip of a spin somewhere in the area in a 1986 Corvette. Your job? Figure out where the video was shot.

MJ's Minute: Abrams good to go

Beat writer Marcus Jackson checks in with Tracy Abrams’ status for the summer and pro basketball opportunities for Rayvonte Rice and Nnanna Egwu.