The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Local News

December 4, 2012

Police, Fire Reports

DANVILLE — Here’s a look at recent law enforcement calls:



Disorderly conduct in the first block of Shorewood Drive.

Property damage in the 1000 block of Belton Avenue.


Two women arrested for battery in the 1600 block of Edgewood Street.

Possession of cannabis at Chandler and Williams streets.

Disorderly conduct in the 800 block of East Seminary Street.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing in the 1200 block of East Main Street.

Burglary in the 600 block of West Harrison Street.

Theft by deception in the first block of South Crawford Street.

Property damage in the 400 block of North Griffin Street.

Possession of cannabis at Main and Elizabeth streets.

Retail theft at Mobil Super Pantry, 1212 N. Bowman Ave.

Theft in the 900 block of Robinson Street.

Vehicle burglary in the 800 block of Cleveland Street.

A man arrested in the 500 block of Harvey Street for unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, aggravated battery and armed robbery.


A woman arrested for robbery and battery at New York and Harrison streets.

Aggravated domestic battery in the 1000 block of Chicago Street.

Vermilion County


Battery reported at Stefani’s, Westville.


A bicycle theft in the 700 block of Coake Street.

A man arrested for burglary at Dollar General, Hoopeston.

A man arrested for retail theft in the 500 block of North Main Street, Georgetown.

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 400 block of Vance Lane.

Theft in the 76700 block of Walnut Street, East Lynn.

Vehicle damaged along County Road 2750N, Bismarck.

Trespassing along County Road 1500E, Ridge Farm.

Property damage along County Road 1670E, Westville.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Saturday, 11:07 a.m. At 10112 Illinois Route 1, Georgetown, involving Troy Pearson, 30, of Georgetown, and Roy Hold, 58, of Georgetown. Pearson was cited for failure to reduce speed. Both drivers as well as two passengers in Pearson’s vehicle were taken to Provena United Samaritans Medical Center for treatment.

Text Only
Local News
  • Art group plans open house

    August 20, 2014

  • Barbecue contest opens

    August 20, 2014

  • Police, Fire Reports

    August 20, 2014

  • Hoopeston council holds firm on contract

    Mike Streff, Foth Infrastructure & Environment. L.L.C., brought an issue to the city council Tuesday evening regarding the city's elevated water tank.

    August 20, 2014

  • Turtle Reunion T-shirts still for sale DANVILLE — The results from the 50th and Final Turtle Club Reunion, “The Last Lap,” despite the weather, are totaled.The results show a preliminary profit to be given away of $6,598.There still are 50th Anniversary T-shirts for sale to raise that amo

    August 20, 2014

  • New businesses coming to Danville DANVILLE — Two new businesses are joining the city’s North Vermilion Street and Gilbert Street lineups.Mattress Firm will be joining the strip mall in front of Kohl’s and next to Cellular One on North Vermilion Street.While TitleMax will be going int

    August 20, 2014

  • NWS-CN 08-20 Stones photo Veterans' graves may get new stones DANVILLE — A local group wants to make sure veterans do not become "unknown soldiers," due to worn stones at Spring Hill Cemetery.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Council OKs property, machine purchases DANVILLE — Mayor Scott Eisenhauer declared a vacancy in an aldermanic seat on the city council in Ward 7 at Tuesday night’s city council meeting.Ward 7 Alderman Bill Black resigned from the city council after being appointed to serve as a trustee on

    August 20, 2014

  • Community briefs DANVILLERoads closed for workDanville officials announce micro-surfacing of Denmark Road and East Voorhees / Lynch is scheduled to begin this week. Depending upon weather, the schedule for the work is: • Today – northbound Denmark Road from Winter to

    August 20, 2014

  • CRIS diabetes program set

    August 19, 2014

Spring 2014 Photos

Buy these photos and more via Smugmug

AP Video
Obama: World Is Appalled by Murder of Journalist Israel, Militants Trade Fire After Talks Fail Pres. George W. Bush Takes Ice Bucket Challenge Pierce Brosnan's Call to Join the Expendables Changes Coming to No-Fly List Raw: IDF Footage Said to Show Airstrikes Police: Ferguson More Peaceful Raw: Aftermath of Airstrike in Gaza Raw: Thousands March on Pakistani Parliament Raw: World's Oldest Man Lives in Japan Fire Crews Tame Yosemite Fire Raw: Police Weapon Drawn Near Protesters, Media Raw: Explosions in Gaza As Airstrikes Resume Charter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape Texas Gov. Perry: Indictment 'a Political Act' US Officials: Video Shows American's Beheading Video Shows Ferguson Cop Months Before Shooting Water Bottles Recalled for Safety Researcher Testing On-Field Concussion Scanners
NDN Video
Reggie Jackson's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Motorcyclist Sticks Landing This 'Breaking Bad' Reunion is the Most Hilarious Thing You'll See All Day! President Obama talks about who James Foley was Nicki Minaj Unleashes Her 'Anaconda' On the World Watch Helicopter Perform Aerial Ballet Can Buckeyes fill Miller's void? Victoria's Secret Models Prove They're in Fighting Shape How Brian Hoyer Stacks Up With Johnny Manziel Taylor Swift Reveals New Album 1989 is Full-On Pop Crews rescue elderly woman trapped inside flooded minivan Man Poses for New Mugshot Photo Wearing Shirt with Old Mugshot Photo On It Disquieting times for Malaysia's 'fish listeners' Caught On Camera: Johnny Manziel Obscene Gesture Rita Ora Embraces the Ice Bucket Challenge Bird surprises soccer player Ashley Young during game Chapter Two: Never too late to become an artist Ice Bucket Challenge Goes Viral, Raises Over $15M For ALS Damaging Winds Stop the Show! In the Cockpit of the Air Force's Elite Squadron
Must Read