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 |  


Medicaid still a target of healthcare reform

What’s going to happen to healthcare now that Senate Republicans have failed to pass their bill, which would have replaced much of the Affordabl...

October 15th, 2017 |  


State of the Schools to be held at Graham onn October 23

ST. PARIS - Outreach and communication with our community members and partners is a top priority as we prepare for our future within the Graham Local ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


It’s what we do that counts

It’s what we do that counts

I’ve been reminded recently of the old cowboy song, Home on the Range. You know the line, “Where never is heard a discouraging word”...

October 12th, 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 |