Vote yes for local history

During the last few days I have had the opportunity to watch channel AHC (American History Channel) and to read local and United States history. We le...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Vote yes to preserve history

We urge you to vote yes for our Champaign County Historical Society and Museum. Future generations are depending on us to preserve our county’s ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Candidate forums helpful

This past Wednesday and Thursday were excellent days for Urbana. Candidates for the Urbana City School Board were permitted to express their views, ci...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Reader supports Arter

Jim Arter has the experience and training needed to be a successful school board member. Jim is a former educator and has previously served two terms ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Historical Society Museum houses county’s DNA

An ongoing television promotion claims that DNA can determine ancestry. If so, the Champaign County Historical Society Museum overflows with county...

October 11th, 2017 |  


DeLong’s co-worker endorses his candidacy

If I lived in Mechanicsburg, my vote for Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board would be Scott DeLong. I don’t live in Mechanicsburg, but I...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Retired superintendent supports Arter

I strongly urge voters to elect Jim Arter to the Urbana School Board. I have known Jim for over 40 years. His mother Mary taught for me at Catawba Sch...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Graham alum supports levy

Although I live elsewhere, my heart resides in the Graham district. The lessons I learned there and those I loved teaching for 40 years helped shape t...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Debate, debate, debate

With all the problems and tragedies in the world today, why did Urbana University choose a speaker to discuss sexual issues and his problems and succe...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Leadership skill development includes consensus building

Consensus building is a value-added empowerment to create a better future together.Consensus is a cooperative process in which all group members devel...

October 6th, 2017 |