PARIS — Back-to-back victories is a great way for the Danville girls basketball team to begin their season.

CHAMPAIGN — Good defenses in football pride themselves in getting multiple three-and-outs from their opponents.

PARIS — The Danville girls basketball team and especially junior guard Erin Houpt started the season on a high note.

DANVILLE — Zack Patterson’s first two weeks as head coach of the Danville girls basketball team has had its share of trials and tribulations.

Peyton Ramsey threw for a career-high 371 yards and one touchdown Saturday at Penn State, but Indiana made too many errors to come away with its first victory in Happy Valley.

The most important advice the Indianapolis Colts could follow this week comes from the most popular fashion statement in the locker room this year: Run the damn ball.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Danville Dashers’ losing streak continued on Friday with a 4-1 loss to the Carolina Thunderbirds.

This Week's Circulars


Jim Venis, age 84, passed away Nov. 11, 2019, at home on hospice, with family. Jim was born in Indianapolis on June 30, 1935, to George and Betty Venis. In 1953, at age 18, he started his apprenticeship as a printer at the Danville Commercial-News, and was there for 45 years, retiring in 199…

William F. Robinson, 69, of Ridge Farm, was born April 17, 1950, in New Martinsville, W.V. He passed away Nov. 15, 2019, in Champaign. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Mary Robinson; his stepmother, Lohoma Robinson; two brothers, Paul and Michael Robinson; a stepbrother, Eug…