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Results of the third annual Schumacher Shuffle 5K held on Nov. 23 at St. Thomas Catholic School were as follows:
Unity FFA members braved some cold temperatures recently to help repair some of the damage done during the Nov. 17 Gifford tornado.
Rantoul Township High School FFA sponsor Roman Fox organized efforts to clean up debris from fields so that they would be ready for planting in the spring.
“We started spreading the word,” Fox said.
Bill and Merry Ann Smith have done something few others can boast of; they’ve visited all of the American National Park units.
Father Bo Schmitt, Pastor Rich Tomlinson, Wendy Carmien, Lindsey Decker and the library’s own Miss Jill entertained a group of about 40 kids and their parents at the Philo Public Library's annual Family Reading Night and Pajama Party last Thursday.
Dr. Felix Chan’s Tolono School of Music held a student recital on Nov. 16 at First Presbyterian Church of Tolono.
South Africa was the focus of the Champaign County Home and Community Education’s recent International Luncheon.
Organized by International Chairperson Marge Probasco of the Dewey-Fisher HCE unit, the event started with a potluck meal featuring a number of South African dishes.
“I like this country because of the diversity of it,” Probasco said of South Africa.
Unity East Elementary School showed its gratitude for veterans and senior citizens by inviting both to a Thanksgiving luncheon on Friday.
Champaign-based educational consultant Topper Steinman was the guest speaker last Thursday at Unity West Elementary School’s Title I Family Reading Night.
Parents and their children first ate together in the gym. Some students had their names drawn to take home a pizza.
Carrie Busey Elementary School in Savoy held a Science Night last Thursday.