STREATOR -- A Central Illinois man is about to receive the highest distinction France can give.
MAHOMET -- A teacher got the surprise of a lifetime.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area investigator got an award from the U.S. Department of Justice.
DANVILLE -- "Downtown Danville Incorporated" revealed its Volunteer of the Year.
URBANA -- Sixteen people from in and around Urbana got a big thank you Thursday for helping keep the city safe.
CHAMPAIGN -- A woman is being recognized for her work in the community.
DECATUR -- The park district is being honored by the state as a "Distinguished Accredited Agency."
CHAMPAIGN -- The "Flag Man" is heading to the Capital to be honored for his service.
CHAMPAIGN -- WBGL is inviting you to remember Robert Reese and help support his family in the process.
CHAMPAIGN -- A big player in the community is being recognized.
URBANA -- The UI community is celebrating one of its most recognized scientists.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The sheriff's office recognized some of its best and bravest Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN -- A 20-minute memorial service takes place September 11.
DANVILLE -- Native Dick Van Dyke will get the Screen Actors Guild's highest honor.
DECATUR -- Volunteering might not be Number 1 on everyone's to-do list, but you're about to meet a couple who makes it a daily priority.
DECATUR -- A teacher dedicates his life to his student.
DANVILLE -- Little Leaguers received a special honor.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's been a staple here in Champaign-Urbana for 157 years.