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How do the Illini stack up? Here's a look at their Big Ten opponents this season 🏈

Big Ten Conference play is about to kick off for the Illinois football team. Check out the opponents and who to watch for when they play Il… Read more


South Carolina preps for unprecedented flooding as Florence's trillions of gallons of water head downstream

A new round of evacuations was ordered in South Carolina as the trillions of gallons of water dumped by Hurricane Florence meanders to the sea, raising river levels and threatening more destruction. Read more

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Decatur to get $4.6 million for new city buses

DECATUR — The city of Decatur is set to receive $4.6 million in federal funds to replace 18 of its public transit buses over the next five … Read more


Sold: Search the latest Macon County real estate transfers

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Gesture of gratitude: Decatur Underground Theatre serves up hot meals to first responders

DECATUR — Decatur’s first responders had a nice surprise, for a change, on Thursday afternoon. Read more


Sangamon Valley students, teachers find harmony in new building arrangement

HARRISTOWN — Almost everything is new in the Sangamon Valley schools this year. Read more


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Hole-in-One Golf Challenge Contest

Just pick the golfers you think will finish 1st through 10th for each of the tournaments. You get points for the place in which your golfers finish and bonus points if you pick them to finish in the right place. Win great prizes! Read more

Tupper Challenge: Make your picks now!

The Tupper Challenge kicks off the first week of the BIG TEN football season August 27th, and continues through the BIG TEN basketball season. Match your skills against Herald & Review’s own Mark Tupper and predict a winner for every game of the football and basketball seasons! You don’t have to be a Herald & Review subscriber to play. Read more