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Vermilion County Basketball Tournaments

The 2014 Vermilion County Boys & Girls Basketball Tournaments are coming to the Palmer Arena in Danville January 18-25, and every game will be available here on
This year's tournament will be a round-robin format, with teams playing 2 or 3 games in their 'pool,' and then the top 3 teams in each pool will meet on the final night of each tournament.

You'll find the schedule of games below, and if a game will be featured on-air, the station that will broadcast the game will be listed to the right,whether that is 1490 WDAN, or 94.9 K-ROCK.

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The 2014 Vermilion County Boys & Girls Basketball Tournaments
Jan 18   Girls   Westville vs G'town-Ridge Farm   29-35   Final
    Girls   Salt Fork vs Hoopeston   31-19   Final
    Girls   Bismarck-Henning vs Oakwood   43-40   Final
    Boys   Hoopeston vs Oakwood   59-52   Final
    Boys   Westville vs G'town-Ridge Farm   50-39   Final
    Boys   Salt Fork vs Armstrong-Potomac   56-38   Final
Jan 20   Girls   Salt Fork vs Oakwood   46-22   Final
    Girls   Bismarck-Henning vs Hoopeston   37-12   Final
    Girls   Armstrong-Potomac vs G'town-RF   45-37   Final
Jan 21   Boys   Westville vs Armstrong-Potomac   44-29   Final
    Boys   Salt Fork vs G'town-Ridge Farm   50-40   Final
    Boys   Bismarck-Henning vs Oakwood   50-47   Final
Jan 22   Girls   Hoopeston vs Oakwood   28-44   Final
    Girls   Armstrong-Potomac vs Westville   46-34   Final
    Girls   Bismarck-Henning vs Salt Fork   39-32   Final
Jan 23   Boys   G'town-RF vs Armstrong-Potomac   48-44   Final
    Boys   Bismarck-Henning vs Hoopeston   45-31   Final
    Boys   Salt Fork vs Westville   39-40   Final
Jan 24   Girls   Westville vs Oakwood   33-44   Final
    Girls   Salt Fork vs G'town-Ridge Farm   54-47   Final
    Girls   Armstrong-Potomac vs Bis-Henn   36-41   Final
Jan 25   Boys   G'town-Ridge Farm vs Oakwood   30-48   Final
    Boys   Salt Fork vs Hoopeston   46-36   Final
    Boys   Bismarck-Henning vs Westville   40-26   Final

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Open Mic at VFW

Wednesday, April 16 - Open mic from 8-10 pm. Play a song, read a poem, perform magic or make us laugh for 5-10 minutes on stage. No charge. Must sign up by 8 pm.

81st Annual AMBUCS First Citizen Banquet Set to honor Dick Shockey

The 81st Annual First Citizen Banquet to honor Dick Shockey is set for Monday April 21, 2014, at Turtle Run Banquet Center, 332 E Liberty Lane. There will be a cash bar and reception at 6:00p.m. with dinner following at 6:30pm. Tickets are $22.50 each, payable at the door. To make reservations,  please email with your name and the number of people in your party, if unable to email please call 217-274-6800. DEADLINE  is April 17,2014.

"Night of Strings" benefit for the Danville Humane Society

Thursday, April 17th in the Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at Danville High School “Night of Strings” Benefit for the Danville Humane Society. Concert is free of charge. Doors open at 6 pm; performances begin at 7 pm. Featuring: South View Middle School, Canon Elementary School, North Ridge Middle School, DHS String Ensemble and DHS Symphony Orchestra. Beverages, snacks, jewelry, animal adoption information and “Wish List” basket station.

Westville Youth Football Double Elimination Basketball Tourney

The Tom Jennings 25th Annual Westville Football Double Elimination, Round Robin Basketball Tournament will be April 26 and 27, 2014, at the Westville High School old gym. Entry fee $200. Deadline and draw will be Thursday, April 17 at 7:00 pm at the Westville Park meeting room, next to the basketball court. Entry fee is due at the draw. To enter, contact Sue or Eli at 217-267-7549 (217-260-1322).

Crossroads Christian Chuch invites you to Travel to Jerusalem

CrossRoads Christian Church in Danville invites you to travel to Jerusalem on Thursday April 17, or Friday April 18 at 6:30 p.m. Visit the Upper Room, Gethsemane, Golgotha, and the Empty Tomb. Encounter Jesus, the disciples, and  the court of the High Priest.  Make plans now to attend this special Easter presentation and Communion Service, April 17 or 18, at 6:30 p.m. Experience the Passion and the Power of Jesus at CrossRoads Christian Church, 3613 North Vermilion, Danville, Illinois. Free admission... For more information call, 217.443.4323

Easter Fun Day at Vermilion County Fairgrounds

April 19, 2014 from 2-5 pm at the Vermilion County Fairgrounds. Easter Egg Hunt, Baby Contest, Petting Zoo, Bounce House. $5 per child under 12; $3 per adult (1 & under free); this fee gets you: all events, lunch, candy bag, mud bog, electric trucks, face painting, chalk art contest, take pictures with the Easter Bunny. For more info: Carla Haga 217-497-9897 or Lori Rouse 217-304-6082.

Jim Swider Cancer Benefit at American Legion Post 210

American Legion Post 210 will be hosting a cancer benefit for Jim Swider on Saturday, April 19, from 2pm-8pm. All day = live auctions, hourly drawings, 50/50, door prizes, entertainment; and the raffle of a 1968  Chevy Chevelle will be held at 5:30 pm. For more information, contact Danny at 217-213-4799 or Debbie at 217-304-5975.

Mt Vernon UMC Easter Day Activities

The Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church (Champaign) is opening their Easter day activities to the community.  All are welcome to a free, full breakfast beginning at 9:00 A.M., followed by an Easter egg hunt for children at 9:45.  The service celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ will begin at 10:30 A.M.  This country church is located at 2201 CR 900 East, Champaign.  To reach the church, drive north on Mattis road out of Champaign three miles past Olympian Drive, turn left at the church sign (CR 2200 north) and drive one mile to the church.  Call the Rev. Dr. L. Rachel Berry, 217-359-0196, for more information.

Illiana Alzheimer's Conference.

Caring for someone afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease can present daily challenges.  That’s why the Illiana Alzheimer’s Alliance (IAA) of Presence United Samaritans Medical Center’s Foundation is hosting a day-long conference for caregivers entitled “Alzheimer’s Disease Challenges & Choices,” on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The conference will be held at the Beef House Banquet Center in Covington, IN.  Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Illinois time.  The conference is 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and includes lunch.  Cost is $30 for caregivers/CNAs/public; $80 for professionals (includes CEUs), and $30 for students with ID. For more information or to register, contact Presence United Samaritans Medical Center’s Foundation, 551 North Logan Avenue, Danville, IL  61832, 217.442.6583. 
Registration deadline is Monday, April 21, 2014.  Seating is limited.

2nd Annual South View Family Council Entertainment and Shopping Extravaganza

The second annual South View Family Council Entertainment and Shopping Extravaganza will be taking place on Monday, April 21st  from 5-7:30 in the South View Cafetorium. There will be vendors, raffle items, a silent auction and a 50/50 drawing. All proceeds raised will benefit the South View Music Department as well as the general fund that helps all South View students.

Clean Up Day for Seniors 60 and over

 Seniors age 60 and over in the Georgetown, Indianola, Sidell and Allerton areas can take advantage of free help around the house and yard on Saturday, April 26. Faith in Action South and the Jamaica Flatlanders 4-H Club are pairing up to offer a Chore Day for seniors April 26 from 9 am – 3 pm.  Club members can wash windows, clean out flower beds, sweep out garages, pick up sticks or help with other spring cleaning jobs. Call Faith in Action South at 217.267.2752 by Wednesday, April 23 to sign up.  Homeowners are asked to provide their own cleaning supplies. Faith in Action South is an outreach ministry of Presence United Samaritans Medical Center’s Foundation.