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Old Glory raised again over Armory

Old Glory raised again over Armory

By Atoosa Sayeh

May 31, 2015

Military service members in the community raised the flag “Old Glory” above Armory’s south side entrance on Tuesday after 40 years of its absence.As the rain started to pour, viewers watched as Old Glory was raised and then went inside the Armory to discuss the historical event.“Today, we made...

South Side Elementary in Champaign celebrates 90th anniversary

South Side Elementary in Champaign celebrates 90th anniversary

By Christopher Reinhart

May 17, 2015

Champaign’s South Side Elementary School celebrated its 90th anniversary on Saturday.Former students explored the school while current students participated in various activities on the playground.“It’s good to see people come back who used to go to school here,” Assistant Principal Julie Bli...