CHAMPAIGN — The background noise of cars driving by is evident when Tom Couston picks up his phone Wednesday morning.
What does the start of kindergarten and the start of Parkland's volleyball season have in common? Sports editor Matt Daniels tries to explain, with an assist from Parkland's successful coach, Cliff Hastings
The Salt Fork and Parkland graduate shot 2-under 70 and even-par 72 in Sunday's two rounds.
Cobras baseball continues to send players on to the Division I level
He's spent the last three seasons as part of Parkland College's program.
Family and friends of Bailey Dee, a former Champaign Central and Danville Area Community College basketball player who was shot dead in Atlanta last weekend, remembered him Thursday and spoke against gun violence.
Bailey Dee, 20, whose family lives in Champaign, was pronounced dead at 1:58 a.m. Saturday at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.
Parkland women's basketball dropped a 68-47 decision to Lake Land in one of Friday's NJCAA Division II national tournament semifinals.
Each year since DACC began hosting the tournament in 1994, WDAN has broadcast the games both locally and for teams’ local stations. That's taken on new importance this year.
The women's basketball teams of Parkland and Lake Land — their campuses separated by barely 50 miles — will meet Friday in North Carolina for a spot in a national championship game.