NEWS


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Early start to summer
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Village to get library
Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)My name is Granite. I’m around one year old and have been at Paws for 5 months. I love to be with people and if you wal...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Reunion News

Plans for the UHS 50th year class reunion are almost complete. Early in the planning, the committee made it a priority to locate all classmates for th...

May 18th, 2018 |  


UHS tours set for May 30-31

Those curious to see the new Urbana High School will get their chance on May 30 and 31 when tours have been scheduled.Tours are set for 1 and 6:30 p.m...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Butterflies ready to fly

Butterflies ready to fly

Last week elementary schools in Champaign County began releasing Painted Lady butterflies they raised from larvae in classrooms. The Master Gardener V...

May 18th, 2018 |  


3rd graders learn about the ‘old days’ at museum

3rd graders learn about the ‘old days’ at museum

On May 15 and 16, Graham third grade students accompanied by their teachers - all dressed in period clothing - toured the Champaign County Historical ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


WL-S seeks junior high basketball coaches

The West Liberty-Salem Athletic Department is accepting applications for both 7th and 8th grade boys basketball coaches for the 2018-19 season.If inte...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Top drivers head to Shady Bowl

Top drivers head to Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway is set to host a full program of stock car racing tonight. The Legends cars were set to be on hand, before a sched...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Racing set for Saturday night

DeGRAFF – Weather permitting, Shady Bowl Speedway will try once again to host a full program of stock car racing on Saturday.Last week’s a...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Wheeling Jesuit sweeps UU in softball

Wheeling Jesuit sweeps UU in softball

WHEELING, W. Va. – Urbana University softball fell twice at Wheeling Jesuit Saturday afternoon by final scores of 13-1 and 4-3.GAME 1The opening...

April 29th, 2018 |  


Shady Bowl races canceled due to weather

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway racing was canceled Saturday night by officials due to wet grounds and cold temperatures.This Saturday, Shady Bowl...

April 29th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Dannemiller/Lindemer
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Baldwins celebrate 50th
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Boystel/Gossard

Boystel/Gossard

Kelly and Sheri Boystel of Mingo announce the engagement of their daughter Staci Boystel of Urbana to Ryan Gossard of Galloway.The bride-elect graduat...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Sell/Devaney

Sell/Devaney

Kelly Jo Sell of Concord, North Carolina, and Joseph Patrick Devaney of Concord, North Carolina, were married at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in ...

March 8th, 2018 |  


Sell/Devaney

Sell/Devaney

Kelly Jo Sell of Concord, North Carolina, and Joseph Patrick Devaney of Concord, North Carolina, were married at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in ...

March 8th, 2018 |  


Births

Sarah Jean LickfeltSarah Jean Lickfelt was born Jan. 11, 2018, at 1:27 p.m. at Memorial Hospital in Marysville to Dawna and Jeffery Lickfelt of Bellef...

January 21st, 2018 |  


Births

Leah Whitley FunderburghMatt and Liz Funderburgh of North Lewisburg announce the birth of a daughter, Leah Whitley Funderburgh, born at 12:54 p.m. Dec...

January 12th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Two weeks of doubling up

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Thanking CACC volunteers

FDA: Keep kids away from liquid nicotine

FDA: Keep kids away from liquid nicotine

Question: My son found an e-cigarette strawberry flavored nicotine pack and almost drank it thinking that it was some kind of candy. Luckily I stopped...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Let them eat cake!

Recently I called a friend to chat just as she was baking a birthday cake for her grandson: a classic white cake with boiled frosting, she said. I had...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Battle over Affordable Care Act (ACA) shifts to states

Battle over Affordable Care Act (ACA) shifts to states

We’ve heard relatively little from Washington in recent months about the Affordable Care Act, but that doesn’t mean our elected officials ...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Have a knockout garden this year

It seems like the weather went straight from winter to summer this year. Plants went from dormant to green in the blink of an eye. The Master Gardener...

May 10th, 2018 |  


I pray that the road is long …

Dear Kelly and Joe,I was elated when I heard about your honeymoon plans in Europe – my former “stomping grounds”! My first reaction ...

May 6th, 2018 |  


Planting an urban landscape you can eat

Planting an urban landscape you can eat

Question: My neighbor said she wants to plant edible landscaping this year to spruce up her front yard, but I’ve never heard of doing that. Is i...

May 1st, 2018 |  


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