DANVILLE -- A memorial to honor veterans who fought in Middle East conflicts is a step closer to being finished.
Update: 4:50 pm, 10/3/14, Friday ROBINSON -- A Central Illinois family got a big boost to honor their son who died from a rare disease.
MAHOMET -- A family who lost a loved one to cancer is paying it forward.
DECATUR -- Nine years after a police officer was killed, others are coming together to start a race in her honor.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI ROTC students took a lap around campus to remember those killed on 9/11.
DECATUR -- Months after a 2-year old is killed, one woman is still pushing for justice.
DANVILLE -- The Danville Rotary Club is doing its part for Memorial Day.
NEOGA -- A deadly accident has left a hole in one community.
DANVILLE -- Officers killed in the line of duty were honored Thursday in Vermilion County.
URBANA -- A collection of local artists remembered a friend this weekend.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police officers from around the state were in the Capitol City Thursday.
Update: 10:07 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Some of the city's bravest and finest were honored Tuesday night for their ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.
BOSTON, MA -- A year after the bombing at the Boston Marathon, those killed and injured were remembered Tuesday.
DANVILLE -- A community honors a woman murdered four months ago, because they say, she would have done the same.
EDGAR COUNTY -- A fallen sheriff is receiving a special honor, 25 years after his death.
Update: 6:01 pm WATSON -- The case is closed and the killer is behind bars, but for people here, they will never forget Willow Long.
Update: 5:05 pm, 11/8/13, Friday URBANA -- People said a final goodbye to a musical member of their family Friday.
ARTHUR -- One Eagle Scout's big idea to honor veterans became reality.
SAVOY -- UI Police joined friends and family to remember a former lieutenant.
Update: 10:23 pm DECATUR -- A city street will honor a beloved minister.
CHICAGO -- A music prize will be named in honor of a UI students killed in an accident.
CHAMPAIGN -- Sometimes a street sign does more than just get you to your destination.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- A grand jury indicted a Watson man on three counts of murder.
WATSON -- Willow Long's friends didn't want to wait until Wednesday to honor her, so they made their own memorial Tuesday.
DECATUR -- The Annual Cruise 11 Car and Bike Show honors veterans, but Sunday, it remembered a well-loved pastor.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A former UI student is being honored for her service in the National Guard.
CHARLESTON -- The family of a man beaten to death in a group home created a memorial park bench in his honor.
STEWARDSON -- A Shelby County man turned his truck into a moving memorial for Our Town Iraq War veterans.
STEWARDSON -- Usually our Hometown Heroes have served in the military.
STEWARDSON -- A Shelby County man turned his truck into a moving memorial for Iraq War veterans.
DECATUR -- People throughout Macon County got a history lesson Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Firefighters put their lives on the line every day.
SPRINGFIELD -- Thursday, hundreds of police officers from around the state paid tribute to those who've lost their lives in the line of duty.
CHICAGO -- There's been an outpouring of love and respect for film critic Roger Ebert.
URBANA -- People continue to pay tribute to Roger Ebert.
CHAMPAIGN -- One of Roger Ebert's biggest legacies is Ebertfest.
FISHER -- Two women killed in a crash Tuesday were mother and daughter; Leah and Lindsey Forbes.
CASEY -- People said a final farewell to one of their police officers Tuesday.
URBANA -- Students and staff at UI took time Tuesday to remember those who lost their lives 11-years ago.
DECATUR -- A new war memorial is honoring the men and women of World War II.
CHAMPAIGN -- A 20-minute memorial service takes place September 11.
COLES COUNTY -- Honoring fallen soldiers is the reason hundreds were up at 6 am.
MACON COUNTY -- A fallen soldier was honored this weekend.
CHATHAM -- One area veteran is using his wartime skills to honor his comrades.
CHATHAM -- One area teen is making it his mission to honor a soldier killed overseas.
CHATHAM -- Our Town Chatham is a modern city with a rich history.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's been a staple here in Champaign-Urbana for 157 years.
COVINGTON, IN -- A town honors its hero by closing its doors.
DANVILLE -- Hundreds of people set the stage for Memorial Day with an early morning race.
EFFINGHAM -- Paying tribute to veterans is becoming a daily celebration.