Update: 10:08 pm, 10/25/13, Friday URBANA -- Some fans put in a lot of work to be in the Illini's homecoming parade.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Illini fans brought in homecoming with a boom.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- This is Homecoming weekend for the Illini on the UI campus.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- If you're looking for the perfect pet to take home, this may be the perfect time.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The streets around campus are filling up with a little more orange-and-blue than normal.
ATWOOD -- Friday Football Fever takes on special meaning for one school since it's their last homecoming game forever.
URBANA -- It's a big weekend for students at Urbana High School.
SPRINGFIELD -- Three students got the surprise of a lifetime Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Central High School kicked off its homecoming weekend with a parade.
STEWARDSON -- Our Town has a special homecoming all its own.
HOOPESTON -- Students got a special surprise at Friday night's basketball game.
CHAMPAIGN -- If you were anywhere near Memorial Stadium Saturday, you were surrounded by orange and blue.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It's that time again!
URBANA -- A street-filled celebration put traffic on hold Friday.
DECATUR -- A National Guard pilot is making his way home.
DANVILLE -- A soldier is reunited with his family.