Mechanicsburg Police Department down one cruiser

MECHANICSBURG – Village Council on Wednesday received an update concerning the status of one of the police department’s cruisers damaged r...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Barely Used Pet

Barely Used Pet

“Hi! My name is Millie. I am 5 years old and weigh 8 pounds. I came from a puppy mill and am so glad to be out of there. I am loving the new wor...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Community marks Sept. 11

Community marks Sept. 11

Hundreds of flags representing soldiers killed in Iraq or Afghanistan solemnly set the tone Friday at Freedom Grove, as community members remembered t...

September 11th, 2015 |  



Propane buses on Urbana roads

Propane buses on Urbana roads

A few buses buzzing around Urbana may seem quieter than in the past.Urbana City Schools purchased three school buses – two traditional and one h...

September 10th, 2015 |  


YMCA Preschool accepting new preschoolers

The Champaign Family YMCA Preschool programs are a great way to give your child a strong start to a bright future. YMCA preschool focuses on holistic ...

September 10th, 2015 |  


It’s National Library Card Sign-Up Month

Chances are if you already have a library card, then you understand and appreciate the value that comes with having access to today’s library an...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Farm Science Review topic: Shale’s impact on forests

Farm Science Review topic: Shale’s impact on forests

LONDON - Shale drilling’s biggest effect on Ohio’s environment may not come from the wells themselves, but from the many new pipelines the...

September 10th, 2015 |  


September is National Emergency Preparedness Month

September is National Emergency Preparedness Month

Editor’s note: This is the second installment in a series being printed in September about preparing for emergencies.Prepare: Get a pet emergenc...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Law enforcement seeks help in search for missing child

The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the community’s help in finding a teen missing since last month.The sheriff’s offic...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Man pleads guilty to assault, resisting arrest

An Urbana man pleaded guilty to assault charges related to an April incident in which he allegedly stabbed a man during a robbery attempt.Larry H. McL...

September 9th, 2015 |