NEWS


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Pets of the Week
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Students of the Month
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Updated: 1:19 pm. |    
5 homes on Candlelight Tour
Indian Lake shines on TV’s ‘Island Life’

Indian Lake shines on TV’s ‘Island Life’

RUSSELLS POINT — The first of two locally-themed episodes of the HGTV reality show “Island Life” aired Nov. 12 on national TV.Both e...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Church bazaar is Saturday

WOODSTOCK - Woodstock Free Will Baptist, 332 W. Bennett St., will have its annual bazaar on Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m with vendors, crafts, a bake...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Urbana funeral home collecting old cell phones

Walter & Lewis Funeral & Cremation Services announced on Nov. 21, 2008 that it was the official drop off site for used cell phones for the Cel...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Man gets long sentence in slaying of pizza delivery driver ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to the 2014 robbery and slaying of a piz...

November 16th, 2017 |  


CFPB Director Cordray plans to resign

NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Cordray, the aggressive first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, said Wednesday he will leave the age...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Black Friday is coming

Black Friday is coming. Make sure you’re ready with our upcoming Wednesday, Nov. 22 edition!VideoID: hdzw1nc1KKEVideoType: YOUTUBEURL: Video Emb...

November 15th, 2017 updated: November 15th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Gipson’s verbal volleys fuel matchup

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Jacksonville safety Tashaun Gipson chuckled when reminded that he said the Browns will probably go 0-16.His former teammates ...

November 15th, 2017 |  


UU volleyball players earn MEC honors

The Urbana University women’s volleyball team had four players awarded All-MEC honors, announced by league headquarters on Wednesday.Senior outs...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Blue Knight women fall at Tiffin University, 69-38

TIFFIN – The season opener under new head coach Andrea McCloskey did not go as planned for Urbana university women’s basketball in a 69-38...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Five Blue Knight players named All-MEC

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – Urbana University wide receiver Trevon Saunders, linebacker Duray Hall and defensive end Mikal Toliver earned first-team rec...

November 14th, 2017 |  


UU closes with a victory

UU closes with a victory

On senior day at Urbana University Stadium on Saturday, seniors Tajuan Green and Trevon Saunders thrilled Blue Knight backers one last time with a pai...

November 12th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFE


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Paxman/Nolan
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Spains celebrate 65th
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Zerkles celebrate 50th
Bowers/Ackerman

Bowers/Ackerman

Pamela Sue Bowers, daughter of Denise Bowers of Springfield and Mr. and Mrs. David Bowers of St. Paris, and Ethan Jacob Ackerman, son of Andrew and Mo...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Births

Audrey June ClaybaughAdam and Shelley (Spriggs) Claybaugh announce the birth of a daughter, Audrey June Claybaugh. Born at 2:09 a.m. on Oct. 18, 2017 ...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Births

Jade Lynn ShortMelissa and Johnathan Short of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a daughter, Jade Lynn Short, born at 8:08 a.m. Oct. 12, 2017, at Mem...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Karnehm/Zarlengo

Karnehm/Zarlengo

Makenzy Lee Karnehm of Urbana, daughter of Kevin and Kelly Karnehm of Urbana, and Joseph Anthony Zarlengo of Petersburg, AK, son of Dan and Kristen Za...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Walter/Winnard

Walter/Winnard

Louise Walter, formerly of Urbana, daughter of Daniel and Cheryl Walter of Urbana, and Eric Winnard were married May 27 in an outside ceremony in the ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Births

Ainslee Charlotte WynnAmanda Lee and Aaron Jeffrey Wynn of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a daughter, Ainslee Charlotte Wynn, born at 4:14 a.m. O...

October 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


8:43 pm |    

Where we once lived …

Protecting Ohio Seniors from rising healthcare cost

Protecting Ohio Seniors from rising healthcare cost

Ohio seniors’ medical costs are too high – and unless Congress acts now, they’ll face a tax hike next year on top of that.Even with ...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Having faith in each other

During the recent wave of natural disasters, we tracked storms, compared earthquake magnitudes, watched the fiery destruction of houses and acreage. W...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Sharpen management skills through Farm Management School

Managing your farm business is always important but the difference in just doing it and doing it well can be big during challenging times. When commod...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


First Amendment law would protect survivors

First Amendment law would protect survivors

Immediately following a report by the New York Times that he allegedly sexually assaulted numerous women throughout his career, Harvey Weinstein threa...

November 1st, 2017 |  


If you want to change things

If you want to change things

One of the gifts of living in a representative democracy is that voting is only one of the rights it confers. For ordinary people who want to make cha...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Blocking foreign investors from hurting Ohio jobs

Blocking foreign investors from hurting Ohio jobs

Foreign investments should lead to good-paying jobs in Chillicothe and Chardon – not huge payouts for the Chinese government.That’s why I ...

October 30th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA