NEWS


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5 Generations
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WL-S honors Hollar, Whitman
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Graham festival is Saturday
Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Champaign County Animal Welfare League (dogs)The Champaign County Animal Welfare League (CCAWL) would like to introduce a senior girl named Rosie. She...

September 14th, 2018 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Ohio surveys schools about what safety measures they have COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thousands of Ohio schools have responded to a voluntary survey a...

September 14th, 2018 |  


State issues report cards for public schools

State issues report cards for public schools

West Liberty-Salem and Mechanicsburg had the top overall grades among Champaign County schools, according to the latest information released by the Oh...

September 14th, 2018 |  


Wanted: Salsa entries

Do you have more tomatoes than you can eat and a killer salsa recipe?If so, pull out those bowls and get mixing. Enter the Best Salsa contest during t...

September 13th, 2018 |  


Triad hosts Homecoming game today!

Triad hosts Homecoming game today!

Triad’s Homecoming game is at 7 p.m. today against Greenon. The homecoming dance is Saturday, Sept. 22. The Homecoming court is, front from left...

September 13th, 2018 |  


Urbana quilters recognized

Marva Beaver of Urbana won second place in the Wall Quilts-Embellished Quilts division with her quilt Circuit Board, and Cassandra Ireland Beaver of U...

September 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Good night lights

Clem, Uhl win Titus Memorial 5K run

In last Saturday’s Alicia Titus Memorial 5K, Judd Clem was the male winner and Miranda Uhl was the female winner.Clem posted a time of 21:46.7 w...

September 11th, 2018 |  


Keselowski’s streak pumps life into playoffs

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A snoozer of a NASCAR season got a huge jolt of energy right before the playoffs with back-to-back wins by Brad Keselowsk...

September 11th, 2018 |  


Fairmont State knocks off UU, 45-7

FAIRMONT, W. Va. —- The Urbana University football team suffered a 45-7 road defeat against Fairmont State Saturday at Duvall-Rosier Field.UU dr...

September 9th, 2018 |  


UU Baum campaign expands to include Bob Cawley

Urbana University, a branch campus of Franklin University, announced that a donation by Dave Ross (UU class of ’76) toward its Lester Baum campa...

September 9th, 2018 |  


Shady Bowl to host Buckeye FWD Mini Stocks

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will hold its biggest race of the season for the Buckeye FWD Mini Stocks tonight – weather permitting.The Bu...

September 7th, 2018 |  


Kitchen, Bauer win Serve a Soldier 5K

In the recent Serve a Soldier 5K in Urbana, Jeff Kitchen was the male winner and Annette Bauer was the female winner.Kitchen had a pace of 7:43 per mi...

September 7th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Lewis/BieryGolick
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Snyders celebrate 65th
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Detwiler/Kollins
Johnsons celebrate 50th

Johnsons celebrate 50th

Dr. Grant and Gladene (Carman) Johnson of North Lewisburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their children, Laura, Otho Galen, Chet and J...

August 29th, 2018 |  


Whatley/Brumfield

Whatley/Brumfield

Paul Brumfield, son of Jerry and Nancy Brumfield of Urbana, and Rebecca Whatley, daughter of Bill and Tina Whatley of Cincinnati, announce their engag...

August 23rd, 2018 |  


Flemings celebrate 50th

Flemings celebrate 50th

Richard (Dick) and Pam (Markley) Fleming of Urbana celebrated their 50 years of marriage with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and Daytona, Florida. T...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Johnsons celebrate 50th

Johnsons celebrate 50th

Al and Marion (Crist) Johnson of Cable announce their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married in Troy 50 years ago on Aug. 10 at the United Method...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Millers celebrate 65th

Millers celebrate 65th

On Aug. 6, Richard and Sara Miller of Norman, Oklahoma, will celebrate their 65th anniversary. They were married in Norman, Oklahoma, in 1953 at Trini...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Oglesbees celebrate 50th

Oglesbees celebrate 50th

Glenn and Sharon (Group) Oglesbee of Largo, Florida, will celebrate their 50th anniversary Aug. 10. They were married on that date in 1968 at Fifth Lu...

August 1st, 2018 |  


OPINION


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People, places, things

CACC cancels Celebrity Waiters Dinner

The Cancer Association of Champaign County announces the cancellation of the Celebrity Waiters Dinner which had been rescheduled for Sept. 18. Due to ...

September 11th, 2018 |  


The new tax law creates opportunity for struggling communities

The new tax law creates opportunity for struggling communities

Ohioans are already seeing many of the positive results of the tax cut and tax reform legislation that became law before the first of the year—i...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Insurance market choices confusing

Anyone buying health insurance this fall faces a daunting task: having to choose among multiple, often-complex options that offer widely varying degre...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Lizzie and Elizabeth: Dèjá vu

Each September when the calendar reaches its eleventh day, I silently recount two important events in American history. As attacks of that day –...

September 9th, 2018 |  


Think food safety when choosing a restaurant

Think food safety when choosing a restaurant

Question: With the recent reports of people developing foodborne illness after eating at certain restaurants, it’s made me a little worried abou...

September 9th, 2018 |  


Make sure old family canning recipes are safe

Make sure old family canning recipes are safe

Question: With canning season in swing now, I have some home canning recipes that have been passed down through my family over decades that I want to ...

September 3rd, 2018 |  


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