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Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness is this week’s March Forth Moment!

There are a number of local organizations providing ongoing help to those seeking support and treatment with mental and emotional health.

Resources are available 24 hours a day by dialing 211.

A local hotline is available by dialing 443-3500 or 431-2662.

You can access a local resource guide by downloading this Mental Health Toolkit.

Labor Day Parade Pictures

Labor Day Parade Pictures

We had a beautiful day for parades on Labor Day, and thousands of people lined the parade routes in Danville and Westville.  We threw out lots of candy, and we took lots of pictures, too.  You can see them all here.   Danville Parade Pictures Westville Parade Pictures   Danville Labor Day Parade Pics Westville…

Play Our High School Football Challenge

Play Our High School Football Challenge

It’s your chance to prove that you’re the best when it comes to picking the winners in each week’s High School football games.  Sign up today to win the weekly prize of Lunch at Culver’s in Danville. The High School Football Challenge is presented by Thyssenkrupp Crankshaft. Click here to get started.

Westville Teen Crowned Georgetown Fair Queen

Westville Teen Crowned Georgetown Fair Queen

Corinn Crippin, a Westville High School Senior (and also a DACC Freshman), has been crowned the 2019 Georgetown Fair Queen.  She was crowned during the pageant held at the fairgrounds on Monday night, and will reign over this year’s Georgetown Fair, which runs through Saturday. 1st runner-up is Tinlee Shepherd of Westville 2nd runner-up is…

Meet The Dashers New Head Coach

Meet The Dashers New Head Coach

On Monday, July 29th, Diane Short, GM of the Danville Dashers, stopped by the D102 studios to talk with Tommy B and to introduce Ray Tremblay as the new head coach of the Danville Dashers.

Westville Woman To Reign Over Vermilion County Fair

Westville Woman To Reign Over Vermilion County Fair

A Westville woman has been chosen to reign over this year’s Vermilion County Fair.  Cassidy Parker was chosen among 9 candidates who were vying for the title.  She is the daughter of Dave & Lori Parker. 1st runner-up is Alexis Nichols of Danville.  She is the daughter of Darryl & Laura Nichols. 2nd runner-up is…

Schlarman Lady Hilltoppers Get Rousing ‘Welcome Home!!’

Schlarman Lady Hilltoppers Get Rousing ‘Welcome Home!!’

The Hilltop continues to belong to the Lady Hilltoppers of Schlarman after a 62-36 disposal of Eastland in Saturday afternoon in the Class 1A Girls High School Basketball Championship at Redbird Arena in Normal.  Anaya Peoples led the way with 19 points with Capria Brown adding 17 and Janiah Newell tagging for 16. Sydney Gourard…

Danville Woman Wins Big In United Way Drawing

Danville Woman Wins Big In United Way Drawing

A Danville woman who has been donating to the United Way for many years became the grand prize winner Tuesday night in the United Way 2019 campaign incentive program. Christina Walls of Danville and 5 other finalists were chosen from among everyone who chose to pledge $2 or more in a weekly payroll deduction, or…

NASCAR U-Pick’em Challenge

NASCAR U-Pick’em Challenge

Do you love NASCAR?  It’s time to put yourself to the test of picking who you think will finish in the top 10 each week.  Just select the driver’s that you think will finish in the top 10, and what order you think they will finish.  The person that does the best each week will…