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DANVILLE —The Vermilion County Sheriff’s Department announced an arrest in Saturday’s double homicide at the Blue Bird Liquor Store.

DANVILLE — Danville School District 118 School Board President Randal Ashton Wednesday night reported the district had at least 13 interested applicants to fill two vacancies on the board of education.

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DANVILLE — It was 34 years ago that seven men risked their lives and livelihoods to change Danville’s form of government in 1987.

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DANVILLE — Four more COVID-19 deaths have been recorded in Vermilion County, raising the death toll since the pandemic began 19 months ago to 182.

DANVILLE — Following a public comment at Tuesday night’s Danville City Council meeting asking for thoughts and prayers for missing Danville native Jelani “JJ” Day’s family, Mayor Rickey Williams Jr. also talked about Day being one of Danville’s own.

DANVILLE — While one day would never be enough, Vermilion County will honor its own with a Law Enforcement Appreciation day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at Turtle Run Banquet Center in Danville.

GEORGETOWN — The Vermilion County Conservation District is proud to announce the return of the Vermilion Valley Encampment and Pioneer Craft Day at Forest Glen Preserve on Sept. 25 and 26.

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DANVILLE — Danville police arrested a 13-year-old male of Danville at around 11:13 p.m. Monday in connection with the shooting of a 39-year-old Danville man at Lincoln Park on Sept. 14.

DANVILLE — Danville Police responded to the area of Memorial Bridge in the 100 block of South Gilbert Street for a report of a suicidal subject on the bridge at around 3:03 p.m. Tuesday.

DANVILLE — Olive Branch Lodge No. 38, a masonic lodge in Danville, is celebrating the 175th anniversary of its charter and invites the community to attend two public events to mark the occasion.

COVINGTON, Ind. — As with many events that took last year off due to COVID-19, organizers of the Covington Apple Fest are happy to see the event back this year.

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DANVILLE — A unique Abraham Lincoln sculpture will be joining the Lincoln exhibit at the Vermilion County Museum in Danville.

DANVILLE — The Vermilion County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a shooting incident that left two dead and another two injured.

DANVILLE — Fifteen years after losing part of his leg in a motorcycle accident and now having a prosthesis, 49-year-old Harold Bradley is facing another critical health challenge.

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DANVILLE — Needed repairs at the city’s downtown parking garage and the training tower at Fire Station 3 on Griffin Street is causing the city to look more in depth at parking needs and the fire station structures and locations.

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COVID-19 deaths accelerated this week as new cases and hospitalizations mounted during the late-summer surge.

DANVILLE — Illinois Humanities has awarded grants of $5,000 each to libraries in Georgetown and Sidell in Vermilion County, and the Vermilion Heritage Foundation, which oversees the Fischer Theatre in Danville.

DANVILLE — September is Suicide Prevention Month and the Veteran Affairs Illiana Health Care System is taking steps to end suicide among veterans.

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Homecoming at North Vermillion High School near Cayuga, Ind., will be Friday at 7 p.m. with a football against Riverton-Parke High School.

DANVILLE — As per Public Act 102-0015, which pushes back the General Primary Election to June 28, 2022, petition packets for candidates who wish to run in the general primary election will not be available until Jan. 13, 2022.

CATLIN — An afternoon of fun Cub Scout activities will be held on Saturday, September 25 at Scout Camp Robert Drake, near Catlin.

COVINGTON, IND. — The Covington Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded a $50,000 grant to the Covington School Corporation. The purpose of the grant is to award $10,000 each to the Covington Elementary School, Covington Middle School, Covington High School and $20,00…

DANVILLE — Following the Danville City Council’s Public Works Committee’s recommendation this week, the full city council on Tuesday will act on approving a $1.7 million professional services agreement for a flow monitoring and sanitary sewer evaluation study in various locations.

DANVILLE — The seven plaintiffs who changed the form of Danville’s government in 1987 will be honored by the Danville City Council and Mayor Rickey Williams Jr. tonight.

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City officials are excited to bring back the Vermilion River Fall Festival at Ellsworth Park this year.

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Vermilion County's death toll from COVID-19 since the pandemic began 18 months ago has reached 174 with the report of two more deaths this week.

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The Westville Lions Club announce the winners of the recent 2021 Westville Labor Day Pageant.


Road construction work has resumed to a greater extent along the curve on Old Ottawa Road in Danville now that utility companies have completed their relocations.

DANVILLE — Danville School District 118 seeks to fill two vacancies on its Board of Education.

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The city's pool and mental health support in the community are a couple focuses city officials are looking at in spending its COVID-19 funding.

DANVILLE — The Danville City Council’s Public Works Committee Tuesday night will consider approving a $1.7 million professional services agreement for a flow monitoring and sanitary sewer evaluation study in various locations.

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Vermilion's County's death toll from COVID-19 increased to 172 late last week with the death of a woman in her 70s.

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