MONTICELLO -- School administrators from across the state would like a bigger say in the future of education, instead of leaving it up to lawmakers and they're Taking Action.
MONTICELLO -- A family-owned business which has been in Piatt County for nearly 100 years will soon have new ownership.
MONTICELLO -- A fatal accident is being investigated in Piatt County.
MONTICELLO -- The University of Illinois Board of Trustees approved a 30-year plan for Allerton Park this week.
MONTICELLO -- A man is dead after a morning crash into the Red Wheel restaurant.
MONTICELLO -- Police are considering getting body cameras. The department is testing them out.
MONTICELLO -- The Piatt County Sheriff's office took a new approach to the toy drive this year.
MONTICELLO -- People are frustrated with the wait time at the driver services facility. Other facilities are picking up the slack since the one in Champaign closed two weeks ago.
MONTICELLO -- One area woman noticed children were going without and she had an idea. It's made her an Angel Among Us.
MONTICELLO -- Little Ian loved being here and loved school and everyone loved him.
MONTICELLO -- Some kids learned how to do their best Walking Dead impressions.
MONTICELLO -- The Clinton Landfill has appealed a ban on dumping toxic waste. People are worried that the ban could be lifted.
MONTICELLO -- Those are the sounds of the award-winning Monticello Sages High School Marching Band.
Latest: 4:56 pm, 9/29/14, Monday MONTICELLO -- Parents will soon be able to see what's in store for the future of the district's schools.
MONTICELLO -- Rain dampened some of the fun at the Monticellobration!
MONTICELLO -- The Sages take on the Unity Rockets in this week's spotlight game.
MONTICELLO -- The city council voted unanimously to allow a medical marijuana facility to be built.
MONTICELLO -- After a vote, Piatt County could be one step closer to being the home of a medical marijuana grow facility.
MONTICELLO -- There could be big changes on the way to Allerton Park.
MONTICELLO -- City leaders hope to see medical marijuana growing there in the next few months. But, is that the best place for it?
MONTICELLO -- The dumping of ice water is usually how athletes end a game, but this is how one superintendent decided to start the school year.
Update: 4:21 pm, 8/19/14, Tuesday GIBSON CITY -- This Kid to Know's caring spirit is paying off for him as well.
MONTICELLO -- It's called one of the Seven Wonders of Illinois. Now, Allerton Park has a new addition.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 8/14/14, Thursday MONTICELLO -- The school district wants to build a new high school. Now they just need voters to pay for it.
MONTICELLO -- Do you take care of your property? City leaders are making sure people are.
MONTICELLO -- The city is adjusting to the new medical marijuana law.
Update: 10:21 pm, 7/26/14, Saturday MONTICELLO -- Friends and family are remembering Chelsea Schofield.
MONTICELLO -- Knitters have gathered from all over the country for four days of "cranking."
Update: 4:42 pm, 7/16/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Mattoon woman turned herself into authorities.
Latest: 10:07 pm, 7/8/14, Tuesday MONTICELLO -- It continues to be a bumpy ride for some drivers in Piatt County.
MONTICELLO -- It's that time of year again, the rodeo is here in Monticello.
MONTICELLO -- Pesky mosquitoes are part of the great outdoors, but kids who stayed at the 4-H Memorial Camp came home with hundreds of bites.
MONTICELLO -- This Father's Day is about giving dad a free ride.
MONTICELLO -- A norovirus outbreak means no camp this week for kids at the 4-H Memorial Camp.
MONTICELLO -- It was a day of grilling, bands and fun in the park in one Central Illinois town.
MONTICELLO -- Finding cancer quicker and finding a cure is the reason hundreds in Piatt County raised money Saturday night.
MONTICELLO -- A group of plane enthusiasts let their toys soar Saturday afternoon at the Piatt County Airport.
MONTICELLO -- Two dogs are finally ready to start their final chapter.
MONTICELLO -- Seniors at Monticello High School jumped for joy Tuesday.
MONTICELLO -- In today's busy world, a train ride can be a simple gift.
MONTICELLO -- It was terror for those working in an area flower shop Saturday.
MONTICELLO -- Farmers know there are dangers which come with their jobs.
ILLINOIS -- One Central Illinois town is ranked one of the safest places to be in the state.
MONTICELLO -- Even with this week's rain, people in Piatt County are getting geared up for a weekend run.
MONTICELLO -- School districts across the area are feeling the pinch from state funding. So one superintendent is reaching out to others to help fill the gap.
Update: 3:25 pm, 3/21/14, Friday MONTICELLO -- The high school is opting out of the national school lunch program.
PIATT COUNTY -- Police say three suspects are in custody in connection with robberies at area Subway Restaurants in Piatt and Macon counties.
MONTICELLO -- Police are investigating an armed robbery.
PIATT COUNTY -- A car fire caused traffic problems Tuesday afternoon.
MONTICELLO -- It's becoming more common in the headlines; teachers texting and tweeting students.