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Richey on Roundball, Aug. 24, 2016

John Groce's Illini are versatile and — at least so far —healthy, which allows the coach to mix and match like never before. That's the word from beat writer Scott Richey. Need more? Ask Richey a question HERE and he'll answer during his weekly chat.

Aerial tour: St. Joseph-Ogden's football field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits St. Joseph-Ogden High School. Legendary coach Dick Duval led the Spartans for 28 seasons, with a 251-75 record. 

MJs Minute: Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson, who turned Illinois wrestling into a national power before taking the reins at the YMCA in Champaign, pays a visit to The News-Gazette studio to chat with Marcus Jackson about business growth, pushups and life after coaching.

Aerial tour: Monticello's football field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits Monticello High School.

Cubbie Conversation: Aug. 22, 2016

Why's J.J. Lockwood wearing headphones? So he can listen to "Go, Cubs, Go!" over and over. Having the best record in baseball — and the NL MVP front-runner in the lineup — has our Cubs expert in a mighty good mood.

 

Those Who Served: Harry Roosevelt

Harry "Wayne" Roosevelt talks about the times he was shot at in the US Army in Vietnam. At his home in Mahomet on Friday, August 12, 2016.

Aerial tour: Rantoul's Bill Walsh Field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits Bill Walsh Field in Rantoul. The field, named for RTHS graduate Bill Walsh, who returned to his alma mater to coach football, basketball and other sports in the 1940s. 

Aerial tour: Tommy Stewart Field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits Tommy Stewart Field, home of the Champaign Central Maroons and Centennial Chargers. 

Aerial tour: St. Thomas More's Henneman Field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits Henneman Field, at The High School of St. Thomas More.

Aerial tour: Unity's Hicks Field

The News-Gazette aerial tour of high school football fields visits Oscar Hicks Field, a Friday night destination in southern Champaign County, is named in