South Shore Drill Team

Members of the South Shore Drill Team practice before heading to Washington. (CBS)

South Shore Drill Team Leaves For Inauguration Parade In D.C.

The South Shore Drill Team will march in the inaugural parade and pass the presidential reviewing stand, where they’ll be cheered on by the Commander-in-Chief.


Members of the South Shore Drill Team. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Newsradio)

Drill Team Seeks Help With Big Trip To Obama Inaugural

A South Side drill team will be representing Chicago in this month’s Presidential Inauguration Parade in Washington D.C. and it’s looking for donations to help cover the cost.


The Gary Comer Youth Center in the Grand Crossing neighborhood provides after-school classes for about 1,000 students a year, in an effort to make sure they graduate high school and succeed in college and professional careers. (Credit: CBS)

Michelle Obama To Take NATO Spouses On Tour Of South Side Youth Center

When world leaders come to Chicago in just 12 days for the NATO summit, their spouses will get a very special tour given by First Lady Michelle Obama. As CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports, they’ll be taken to the Gary Comer Center, a prominent youth center in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2012