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Illinois cheerleading prepares for annual tryouts

Illini cheerleaders flip after an Illinois score during the Homecoming game against Wisconsin at Memorial Stadium on Saturday, October 24. Illinois lost 13-24.

By Ryan Wilson

March 17, 2016

Tweet: Illini cheerleaders prepare for their annual tryouts #IlliniAs a senior at Bloomington High School, Bryce Hendren was ready to chase his dream of going to Illinois and becoming a member of its cheerleading team. He would constantly check the Illini Cheer websites for updates on tryouts and to make su...

Crisis Nursery publicizes $1.9 million expansion campaign

Following the announcement of Crisis Nursery’s expansion campaign, Stephanie Record (left), Fred Wakefield (center) and Lori Larson (right) congratulate each other on the accomplishment.

By Madison Johnston

May 17, 2015

The children of Champaign-Urbana at risk of neglect or abuse may have a bigger safe haven thanks to the expansion efforts of Crisis Nursery.In a press conference on Tuesday, Crisis Nursery declared it is in the midst of a $1.9 million campaign to expand their building and staffing to meet the increasing...