Community members interested in volunteering their time to canvass the area in support of the proposed county-wide one percent sales tax are asked to contact Dylan Swank at dyroswank@gmail.com. Canvassing dates will be Feb. 22, Feb. 29, March 7 and March 14.

Early roadways in Illinois were merely Indian trails that early settlers, merchants, Indian traders and others traveled from one place to another. One such trail, established by Gurden S. Hubbard in approximately 1822, became known as the Hubbard Trail or Hubbard Trace.

If I had to choose one chapter from which to teach the Christian faith, especially with the issues that face us in the 21st Century. I would choose the fifth chapter in the Gospel of Matthew. Chapters 5 thru 7 in the Gospel of Matthew is one of Jesus’ discourse called “The Sermon on the Moun…

The Vermilion County Master Gardeners have an upcoming program that is sure to interest those who dream of picking their own blueberries, strawberries or peaches but are unsure of where to start. Choosing the best varieties, knowing how and when to fertilize, prune or manage pests can be int…

The Little Lorraine will feature “Zombieland: Double Tap” this weekend. Showtimes are: 7 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.

A Vermilion County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured in a crash on I-74 at 6:50 a.m. Jan. 26 near mile post 218.

Frank William Gustine, a native of Hoopeston, considered an athletic prodigy at the age of 16 signed a contract with the Pittsburg Pirates manager Harold Trayanor in 1936 while still in high school. He reported to to the Hutchinson farm club, the Kansas Larks, in the spring of 1937 and recei…