FORD COUNTY -- A judge dismissed charges against one suspect in a December kidnapping.
FORD COUNTY -- Lightning strikes are causing problems at the county courthouse.
PAXTON -- Often, one man's junk is another man's treasure, but it may not be the case here.
PAXTON -- An area store which has been around for decades is closing its doors.
FORD COUNTY -- People could take home a piece of history.
FORD COUNTY -- Thanks to the internet, an area woman was able to send a message to her family and friends while she's serving overseas.
PAXTON -- The summer is off to a great start for an area teen.
FORD COUNTY -- Across the state this weekend, many same-sex couples will be able to get a marriage license for the first time.
FORD COUNTY -- A Paxton man is sentenced to 30-years in prison for selling drugs.
PAXTON -- Firefighters needed a lot of water when the All-Star Gas Station went up in flames early Wednesday morning.
PAXTON -- Room by room, a special visitor is bringing smiles to this senior living center.
PAXTON -- Some students at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School are getting ready to make history.
PAXTON -- The fire department has added a new truck to its fleet.
PAXTON -- People are Taking Action to warn others in the neighborhood.
Update: 10:05, 3/15/14, Saturday URBANA -- A Paxton man has been convicted for distributing cocaine.
PAXTON -- A P.E. teacher and his students are trying to get the word out about reading labels and shopping smart.
PAXTON -- A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping and attempted extortion of an area businessman.
Update: 10:01 pm PAXTON -- The FBI, police and sheriff's department waited more than a month to catch these guys.
Update: 10:25 pm, 1/15/14, Wednesday PAXTON -- Some medical bills for a teen battling cancer will be paid in full thanks to support from her community.
PAXTON -- Four people in central Illinois are a combined million dollars richer.
PAXTON -- A party with a purpose. This mom hopes some fun can help raise awareness about bullying.
PAXTON -- A man is charged with 2nd degree murder.
FORD COUNTY -- Up to 20-acres of crops were burned in a fire, but the majority had already been harvested.
Latest: 6:01 pm PAXTON -- A man was stabbed to death Thursday night and his son saw it all happen.
FORD COUNTY -- A Paxton man says he didn't try to kill another man last month in Farmer City.
GILMAN -- This Kid to Know is ready to take on the world.
PAXTON -- A bus company was given the OK to file lawsuits against UI students Tuesday.
CHICAGO -- A family finally gets some closure following a deadly accident in Champaign County.
PAXTON -- The cheerleading squad from Paxton-Buckley-Loda is here to perform.
PAXTON -- He was driving through another town and got an idea to impact Our Town forever.
PAXTON -- Tribute artist Jimi Cochrane is here with rock and roll from Elvis.
PAXTON -- Tribute artist Jimi Cochrane is here with some soulful sounds of Michael Buble.
PAXTON -- Central Lean specializes in all-natural lean beef, but that's not all this Our Town shop has to offer.
PAXTON -- Our Town is home to a 1921 classic car.
FORD COUNTY -- The Ford County Fair is coming up later this month.
PAXTON -- He's known worldwide for driving trucks weighing more than 10,000 pounds!
PAXTON -- It started out as a hobby, but then he got so good at it, he even had the President on his line.
PAXTON -- Have you ever had one of those days when you crave every type of food?
PAXTON -- Arcelia Watson, of Our Town, is in her 80's and is showing people you're never too old to reach your dreams, even if it's one book at a time.
PAXTON -- Hard work by this Kid to Know is paying off in leaps and bounds.
PAXTON -- Dave Champion. Say that name in Our Town and people will know who you're talking about.
PAXTON -- It's something that's always on our to-do list, but a pain to get done; filling up the gas tank. But, it's something people in Our Town Paxton don't have to worry about.
PAXTON -- The history in Our Town Paxton keeps ticking.
PAXTON -- It's the capitol of Ford County and a pretty cool place to go.
HOOPESTON -- A father is trying to get justice for his deceased son.
PAXTON -- Small businesses are doubling their sales and shop owners say it's thanks to a new selling technique.
PAXTON -- Oklahoma City is ten hours away, but people in Central Illinois are Taking Action to collect donations and make that drive to bring a piece of home back to victims who lost it all.
PAXTON -- Singers from the University of Illinois visited a woman to help make her dream come true.
PAXTON -- It's the kind of surprise any mother wants.
PAXTON -- The Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department is undergoing a special audit.