Today is Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
In 1919, a record 11 Tuscola residents were enrolled to attend classes at the University of Illinois.
In 1969, a new 128-space municipal parking lot was under construction north of Burnham City Hospital in Champaign.
In 2004, the University of Illinois announced a proposal to form an Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Development on campus.