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URBANA — A former Champaign resident died Thursday as a result of a two-vehicle collision in Iroquois County.
Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said Stephen T. Montez, 24, of Cissna Park, was pronounced dead at Carle Foundation Hospital at 7:02 p.m., a victim of traumatic injuries.
He had been airlifted to the trauma center from a rural intersection south of Onarga.
PAXTON – It has been a long and rewarding school year of athletics for Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School senior Colin Sullivan.
After standout performances during the PBL football, wrestling and baseball seasons, Sullivan was given the Paxton Record’s Male Athlete of the Year Award.
PBL boys basketball program to host junior high camp
PAXTON – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys basketball program is hosting a junior high boys basketball camp for students entering the seventh and eighth grade for the 2015-16 school year.
DEKALB – Three Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher Middle School wrestlers finished their seasons at the IESA state meet.
ROCKFORD – Three Paxton Youth Wrestling Club grapplers finished their season last weekend at the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation state tournament.
Panther Award – Peyton McClure
Relentless Award – Jeremy Walder
NOTES: Jeremy Walder, a senior, is seventh on the all-time school leaderboard in rebounds (401) and field-goal percentage (54.6), 12th in games played (78) and 20th in points (569).
Best Offensive Player Award – Jonny Walder