On Oct. 19, Richard Ingram, formerly of Hoopeston, Illinois, pleaded guilty to Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault, a Class X Felony. Ingram was sentenced to serve 14 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.
The Hoopeston Jaycees will present the Downtown Spooktacular in downtown Hoopeston from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 25.
Vermilion County’s annual holiday kick off, the Festival of Trees, will be returning to the David S. Palmer Arena Nov. 13–17.
DANVILLE, IL — Lakeview College of Nursing in Danville and Charleston, IL, awarded numerous scholarships for the Fall 2021 semester. Students from the area who received the awards include the following:
What are some of the qualities we need to be good parents? There is no training manual, guidebook, or definitive set of directions that applies to every child or circumstance. I surely do not have all the answers, but after being parented by wonderful parents, and twenty-seven years of being…
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Hoopeston Area dropped their second consecutive match, this time to the visiting Watseka Warriors 20-25, 13-25.
Hoopeston Area fell to Bloomington Central Catholic by the score of 8-0. The loss ended a great season for the Cornjerker Soccer Team who finished the year 19-6-1 overall and a perfect confere…
HOOPESTON — Matthew Leskis delivered a simple, yet effective message for his Hoopeston Area/Armstrong-Potomac football players prior to Friday night’s Vermilion Valley Conference home game wit…
The Hoopeston Area/Armstrong picked up a close win over Oakwood on the road Friday on the road.
The Cornjerkers travelled to face the Iroquois West Oct. 7 and came away with a 25-10, 25-15 victory.