Did you know?

On June 22, 1919, former President William Howard Taft visited Paxton while on his way to Champaign.

After disembarking from a long train ride, Taft delivered a speech in the Pells Park Pavilion in favor of U.S. entry into the newly formed League of Nations.

An excerpt of his speech can be found in the June 26, 1919 edition of the Paxton Daily Record, which is available on microfilm at the Paxton Carnegie Library.

Source: Wikipedia

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Paxton IL, 60957
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Eleven seniors at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School have been named Illinois State Scholars in recognition of their academic achievement.

The Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board discussed Wednesday the possibility of instituting tablets or smart devices, such as smartphones or iPads, for use in classrooms.

The Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board approved the district’s proposed 2013 tax levy Wednesday, and it differs only slightly from the preliminary version approved a month earlier.

Officers for Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School’s FFA chapter participated in leadership training at the 4-H Memorial Campground at Allerton Park near Monticello on Sept. 11.

The Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board retained its slate of officers for the next two years after seating its newly elected board members last week.

Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School’s 14th annual Salute to Veterans Concert will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in the school’s gym.

Salary raises are in store for the Paxton-Buckley-Loda school district’s certified teachers and educational support staff.

When Paxton-Buckley-Loda Superintendent Cliff McClure first learned of a wind farm coming to the Paxton area several years ago, he wondered how his school…

he cooperative effort between Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School and Parkland College in Champaign continues to show promise in advancing students’ educations.

Graduating seniors at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School were recognized for academic achievement and presented with scholarships and awards during the 2012 Senior Academic Awards Night on Thursday.

Harvest for Tomorrow, a fund-raising initiative for the Paxton-Buckley-Loda School District, gives grain producers the opportunity to make a donation that can help

Calendar of Events

Christmas Carnival at the PBL high school gym. The carnival is open to students enrolled in kindergarten through fifth grade. The cost is $5 per child. Activities include cookies, holiday bingo, face painting, crafts and games.

PBL High School Madrigal Dinner. $10 ticket includes music and dinner.

Trunk-or-Treat event to be held Oct. 25 at PBL High School

PBL Graduation