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

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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.

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.

Lockdown defense propels second half rally during Parkland women's basketball's first-round win on Tuesday at the NJCAA Division II national tournament