ILLINOIS -- Some athletes in our area are gearing-up for a big competition. The Special Olympics Summer Games are happening this weekend.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police officers from around the state are working from the rooftops Friday.
Update: 10:21 pm CHARLESTON -- It's a gathering of athletes who are maybe not the best in the state, but all have big hearts.
URBANA-CHAMPAIGN -- It's not the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon, but Thursday's race called the 5 OH 5K still gave runners a chance to lace 'em up.
MAHOMET -- Almost 500 people took a dip in 30-degree water to raise money for the Special Olympics.
CHAMPAIGN -- Champaign and University of Illinois police were at Texas Roadhouse Friday morning, but they weren't there to fight crime.
NORMAL -- Some of the state's top athletes are in Central Illinois this weekend.
CHARLESTON -- Special Olympians took a break from the competition to have some fun Sunday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police officers were hard at work today, but it's not the job you'd expect to see them
SPRINGFIELD -- The Special Olympic Illinois Summer Games begin tomorrow.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police from around the state are hitting the pavement for a good cause.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police around Central Illinois are busy today during "Cop on Top" day.
Sometimes people do crazy things for good reasons.