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Music on Main: Bridget Miller serenades the News-Gazette Lobby

After an extended break, former The Main Street Band singer Bridget Miller is back in the game as a soloist. She sang "The First Cut Is The Deepest"
and an original song called "Give It Away" in the News-Gazette's lobby.

Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 37 Larry Boyd

After ceding his starting spot this spring, Larry Boyd comes in at No. 37 on Scott Richey's list.

Bob's Top 50 College Football rankings: No. 37 Houston

After five straight winning seasons, Houston comes in at No. 37 on AP voter Bob Asmussen's list.

Aerial view of the Gifford tornado damage

Check out aerial footage of the damage wrought by Gifford's second tornado in five years along with interviews with affected residents.

Richard Stover sentencing hearing

Hear the victim impact statement by Jim McLaughlin, comments by Richard Stover and excerpts from Judge Heidi Ladd during Stover's sentencing hearing for the murder of his mother, Betty Jo Stover.

Bob's Top 50 College Football rankings: No. 38 NC State

After playing in four straight bowl games, NC State comes in at No. 38 on AP voter Bob Asmussen's top 50 rankings.

Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 38 Owen Carney Jr.

Beat writer Scott Richey thinks Owen Carney has a chance to push his way into the starting lineup at defensive end.

VIDEO: Take a tour of Champaign Central before renovations

The 17.5 gallon bucket that sits in the dark, dank room below Combes Gym at Champaign Central contains instructions from the Department of Defense and the Office of Civil Defense in case of an emergency, presumably a nuclear bomb, to fill with drinking water, dispense, and reuse as a commode.

Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 39 Chase McLaughlin

At No. 39, beat writer Scott Richey named the Illini's leading scorer from a season ago.

Bob's Top 50 College Football rankings: No. 39 Memphis

AP voter Bob Asmussen thinks Memphis may have what it takes to repeat last year's 10-win season.