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Klatt aircraft have Miami County ties
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Tour connections: Part 3
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New dam opens with fanfare
Urbana Fire Chief Keller to retire

Urbana Fire Chief Keller to retire

Urbana Fire Chief Mark Keller is retiring from the Urbana Fire Division, ending an over two-decade career with the city.Keller said it has been an hon...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Urbana Honor Roll

URBANA HIGH SCHOOL4th Nine WeeksSeniorsHigh Honors List – 4.00 – 3.75Taylor Armstrong, Kimberly Asper, Elizabeth Christian, Adam Gaver, Tr...

June 19th, 2018 |  


FFA News

The 2018-2019 Urbana FFA officer retreat was held on May 23 and 24. Students arrived at the Urbana High School Agriculture Department on May 23 at noo...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Triad Honor Roll

TRIAD HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL - 4th 9 WeeksHall of Fame (4.00-3.750): Lizzie Arthur, Kristin Bailey, Austin Bails, Ashley Boggs, Trista Boggs, Makenzi ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Prosecutor: DNA clears man imprisoned since ‘02 for rapeCLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors in Cleveland say newly tested DNA evidence appears to...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Tax hike Urbana?

The Urbana City Council, at today’s 6 p.m. regular meeting, will hear the first reading of an ordinance establishing a new additional income tax...

June 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Blue Knight swim teams add 5
Marlin to appear at Shady Bowl

Marlin to appear at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – It was already being billed as one of the best shows of the season sponsored by LKQ Pick Your Parts Night before promoter Rick Young t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Four sign with UU women’s team

Four sign with UU women’s team

The Urbana University women’s basketball staff recently announced that four signees are set to join the Blue Knights this fall, including Nikki ...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Stookey Classic at Shady Bowl

Stookey Classic at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will welcome the employees of Emerson Climate Technologies for tonight’s race. It will make for a great nigh...

June 8th, 2018 |  


UU’s Curtis earns academic honor

UU’s Curtis earns academic honor

AUSTIN, Texas – Urbana University senior outfielder Riley Curtis has been named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division II ...

June 7th, 2018 |  


UU signs French golf standout

UU signs French golf standout

Urbana University head men’s golf coach Anthony Monaco recently announced the signing of French prep standout Luc Toupin.“I’m excite...

June 6th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Andersons celebrate 70th
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Neer/Amburgey
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Salzgabers celebrate 50th

Births

Ryker Jane ZookAdam Zook and Lara Markin, of Urbana, announce the birth of a daughter, Ryker Jane Zook, born Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Madison Health ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Monce/Snider

Monce/Snider

Jeff Monce along with Jeff and April Snider announce the engagement of Michelle Monce of Tipp City to Adam Snider of Cable.The bride-to-be and groom-t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Births

Roselyn SlatzerTyler and Samantha Slatzer, of Mechanicsburg, announce the birth of a daughter, Roselyn, born Monday, June 11, 2018, at Madison Health ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Kings celebrate 50th

Kings celebrate 50th

Jo Ann and Larry King will celebrate their 50th anniversary with friends and neighbors at Kingscreek Methodist Church from 2 to 4 p.m. June 30.The Kin...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Eberhards celebrate 50th

Eberhards celebrate 50th

Donald and Marian Eberhard will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Burnham buildin...

June 10th, 2018 |  


McCall/Lewis

McCall/Lewis

Abbegail McCall, daughter of Michael and Ninna Tillman of Cable, and Camron Lewis, son of Scott and Toni Lewis of Springfield, will be married at thei...

June 8th, 2018 |  


OPINION


What the world needs now

Once upon a time, Ingrid and I were foreign language teachers on opposite sides of the Atlantic; over the years we have become the kind of friends who...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Don’t drink the pool water!

Don’t drink the pool water!

Question: I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make hi...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Rural people most affected by negative health care trends

Rural people most affected by negative health care trends

Recent studies about health care in America show troubling trends, especially in states with large rural and relatively low-income populations.While t...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Change the culture of infertility

The submitted story by the Ohio Departments of Aging & Job and Family Services (Urbana Daily Citizen, June 9, pages 1, 5) is disturbing. In the ne...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Notes from a cluttered desk

My weekly schedule combined with the clutter on my desk made me sigh. Every seven days another article needs to be written, and the pile of paper scra...

June 10th, 2018 |  


Carol Marak invites you to opt-in to her weekly newsletter, Age with Purpose

It’s not even summer and parts of the country struggle with record highs. Hot weather is a big concern for older adults, especially those living...

June 10th, 2018 |  


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