The 86-bed jail, which opened in 1994, will become a booking and processing center, with any long-term detainees transferred to Piatt County.
Are there any medicines that are OK to throw in the garbage or flush if you want to get rid of them?
Staff writer Nicole Lafond asked some of those who have earned accolades from Illinois State Board of Education: What does it mean to excel as an educator in today's climate?
Fundraisers in Villa Grove, fun trips at Georgetown-Ridge Farm, a cool scene in Bement ... news from more than 30 area high schools.
Inside look: State Farm Center (photo gallery)
About 4:08 p.m., police received the first of several reports that shots had been fired in the 2000 block of Vawter Street, just west of Philo Road.
District officials confirmed that Bobby McGuire, a teaching assistant at North Ridge Middle School this year, was at Danville High School for a meeting when he collapsed around 7:30 a.m. today and later died.
Police were called to the Danville location around 6:30 a.m. today. When they arrived, an employee said he had been robbed at gunpoint.
Search turned up nearly 100 items stolen in at least eight burglaries since late July
The Morning After: Moderator asked all the right questions
"We wanted to bring everyone together so we can talk about what's next."
Groups gathered in C-U to watch both the last 2016 presidential debate and the Cubs' effort to even up the NLCS, with many trying to keep an eye on both.