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Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

By Eleanor Black

February 24, 2014

As a current member of the Urbana City Council and former member of the Champaign County Board, Carol Ammons has spent six years in elected public service to the Champaign-Urbana community. Now running for representative of the 103rd district, she is looking to widen the scope of that community. Her...

Ammons and Rosenberg debate at candiate forum

By Eleanor Black

February 22, 2014

In the third and final candidate forum, held Friday night at the Champaign City Council Chambers, two democratic candidates for the 103rd district’s House seat, Carol Ammons and Sam Rosenberg, answered questions posed by members of the community. The candidates described their government experience and...

Fantasy Doctor: Incognito situation tears attention away from actual football

November 15, 2013

Jonathan Martin left the Miami Dolphins more than two weeks ago. After reportedly being bullied by his teammates, Martin sought out treatment and took a personal leave of absence to spend time with his family. Media outlets sifted through the rumors and discovered the source of what pushed the second...