Covered Bridge & Bluegrass Fest set for Sept. 18-20

MARYSVILLE - The 8th annual Covered Bridge & Bluegrass Festival is set for Sept. 18-20. The event officially kicks off on Friday with a Sunset Din...

September 13th, 2015 updated: September 13th, 2015. |  


Showing appreciation to First Responders

Showing appreciation to First Responders

The residents and staff of Brookdale Urbana invited Urbana Fire Chief Mark Keller and staff, Urbana Police Chief Matt Lingrell and staff and county Em...

September 13th, 2015 |  


DAR to celebrate Constitution Week

The Urbana chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will celebrate Constitution Week with its annual bell ringing ceremony...

September 13th, 2015 |  



Archbishop Schnurr to celebrate St. Michael’s Sesquicentennial Mass on Sept. 13

Archbishop Schnurr to celebrate St. Michael’s Sesquicentennial Mass on Sept. 13

MECHANICSBURG – Excitement is running high at Mechanicsburg’s St. Michael’s Catholic Church as it looks forward to Sunday, Sept. 13 ...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Missing teen located following alert

The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office called off a missing-person alert Friday after the teen was located.According to a press release, the sher...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Fire destroys small barn

Fire destroys small barn

A fire demolished a small barn behind a residence Friday.Johnson-St. Paris firefighters responded to 3857 Stickley Road around 12:36 p.m. on a report ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Schools scrambling for teachers

Area schools scrambled to fill vacant teacher positions almost up to the first day of school this year, due to a large number of teacher retirements.S...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Parade time in St. Paris!

Parade time in St. Paris!

ST. PARIS - Pony Wagon Days began Thursday night in the village with a parade and picnic basket auction held on the front steps of the Kiser Mansion. ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


SASS Rescue

SASS Rescue

Meet Gigi, an adult Shih-Tzu. She has spent a couple years in a puppy-mill and never knew what human contact was like or even what a loving hand felt ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


PAWS Animal Shelter

PAWS Animal Shelter

Roxanne is a sweetheart waiting for someone to adopt her. She is a beautiful tiger and white kitten. She is a friendly girl who has a wonderful dispos...

September 11th, 2015 |