Spinners support DeLong

As you head out to vote this year please vote for Scott DeLong for Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board. Scott has proven to be an experienced ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Curator supports museum levy

I would like to speak for the three-tenths of a mill levy the Champaign County Historical Society is hoping will be approved this November 7. The muse...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Reader supports Arter, Paul

With an unprecedented eleven persons running for four Urbana School Board positions, it becomes important that we select the most qualified candidates...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Reader supports Cole as write-in

Please join me in voting for Julie Cole for WL-S school board. Julie’s name will not appear on the pre-printed ballot, but can be written into t...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Vote to support historical society

I am writing in support of the Champaign County Historical Society levy. Currently the operation of the CCHS must rely on volunteer help. Consequently...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Citizen supports Reed for board

Laura Reed will make an excellent school board member. She has 39 years in public education in various positions and districts. With that experience c...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Don’t wait to install traffic light on 68

Recently we have had two terrible accidents close to the new school construction on U.S. Route 68. Yes, I am guilty of rubber-necking to see the progr...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Urbana school renewal levy continuous

The Urbana school levy is advertised as a 9.75-mill renewal. But there are really two questions contained in this one ballot issue. One, do you agree ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Growing old together … sort of

I spend a fair amount of time making myself feel old. So when I spied an article in Good Housekeeping entitled “40 Things That’ll Make You...

October 15th, 2017 |  


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 |