A salute to Neil Evans

I read with enthusiasm about the award presentations at the most recent Champaign County/Urbana Chamber annual dinner. I want to applaud the well-dese...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Trump profiting off presidency; Jordan complicit

In 2015, Trump said he would “rarely leave the White House because there’s so much work to be done.” Now, he is golfing and visiting...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Reader: Adoption is the loving option

The article “As number of adoptions drops, agencies face strains” (Urbana Daily Citizen, May 1, p. 8) notes that a million families are tr...

May 2nd, 2017 |  



All citizens entitled to fair housing

On April 11, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the federal Fair Housing Act, which prohibited discrimination concerning the sale, rental and finan...

April 18th, 2017 |  


‘Peter Pan’ lifted reader’s spirit

Congratulations to the West Liberty-Salem High School musical production of “Peter Pan” in March. All the staging, actresses/actors were w...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Reader reacts to newspaper article

The article headed “Poll: Most Dislike Healthcare Proposal” (front page, Urbana Daily Citizen, Mar. 30, 2017) notes that “by wide ma...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Reader rallies support for Graham

After forty years of teaching in the Graham Local Schools, I know firsthand the incredible work taking place in our district classroomseach and every ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


MHS play a success to remember

I want to express my sincere appreciation and thanks to the group of people that helped get a musical performance back at Mechanicsburg Schools. It ha...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Hat is off to ‘Oklahoma!’

These day we sadly read of violence in our schools and problems with our youth. Recently I attended the Mechanicsburg class play “Oklahoma!̶...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Village walker has cerebral palsy

I am writing this letter due to an incident which involved my son, David, who was walking up the street to the store. On his way home he was stopped b...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 19th, 2017. |