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Local Shriners chip in $25,000

Local Shriners chip in $25,000

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a health care system of 22 hospitals dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty ...

September 28th, 2022 updated: September 29th, 2022. |  


UHS set to host PowderPuff Football Game

UHS set to host PowderPuff Football Game

Urbana High School Athletic Department, DECA, National Honor Society, and Band are teaming together this Saturday, Oct. 1 to host a PowderPuff Game th...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Voters have power to cut energy costs

Voters have power to cut energy costs

Voters in Champaign County will have another opportunity on Nov. 8 to amass group buying power for electricity and natural gas.After failing a measure...

September 27th, 2022 |  


Wolcott Road to close

The Champaign County Engineer, Stephen McCall, has announced that Wolcott Road in Jackson Township will be closed to through traffic between Elm Tree ...

September 27th, 2022 |  


FFA NOTES

FFA NOTES

On Sept. 6, over 80 members and guests gathered at Melvin Miller Park for the Urbana FFA cookout meeting.Every year the chapter holds the meeting to w...

September 27th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Indians claim OHC North title in boys golf

Indians claim OHC North title in boys golf

Unbeaten Mechanicsburg nipped visiting Fairbanks, 169-170, in OHC boys golf. Visiting Southeastern had a 183.The Indians beat Fairbanks on the fifth-m...

September 8th, 2022 |  


Urbana wins, Graham loses in football

COLUMBUS – Urbana defeated Northland, 40-20, in non-league football Friday night.The Hillclimbers (2-1) play at London next Friday night.Shawnee...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


WL-S falls; Triad, Mechanicsburg win

WL-S falls; Triad, Mechanicsburg win

WEST LIBERTY – Springfield Catholic Central’s Daniel Kamara rushed for 194 yards as the unbeaten Irish held off WL-S, 33-26, in double ove...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


Graham defeats Shawnee in volleyball

Graham knocked off Shawnee, 25-13, 25-21, 25-8, in CBC volleyball.For the Falcons (2-4), Camille McIntosh and Mazzy Johnson had 8 kills each, Whytney ...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


Graham golf teams earn victories

Graham beat Northwestern, 216-256, in CBC girls golf.Graham’s Zoey Merritt was medalist with a 40, Bella Odle had a 54 and Madison Murphy, Grace...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


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Henry wedding
Cecil, Little engaged

Cecil, Little engaged

Matthew and Kristen Cecil of Conover are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emmalee Cecil to Chandler Little.Chandler is the son of...

June 21st, 2022 |  


Clyburns mark 65th anniversary

Clyburns mark 65th anniversary

John R. and Shirley M. Clyburn marked their 65th wedding anniversary on June 1. They were married in 1957 by Rev. Richard Johnson.They have three chil...

June 1st, 2022 |  


Burroughs, Henry engaged

Burroughs, Henry engaged

William Whitt of Springfield and Heidi (Ty) Burroughs of St. Paris proudly announce the engagement of their daughter Kali Whitt to Tristen Henry. Tris...

May 31st, 2022 |  


Garveys celebrate 65th anniversary

Garveys celebrate 65th anniversary

John Frederick and Patricia Ann Garvey of Urbana will celebrate their 65th anniversary on May 21. They were married on that date in 1960 by the Revere...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Roberts, Profitt wed

Roberts, Profitt wed

Mallory Ranee Roberts of Urbana and Ryan James Robert Profitt of Fairborn were married by family friend, Josh VanNorstran, at 2:30 p.m. October 2, 202...

April 12th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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Rainbows for Her Majesty

For several days, the world watched a farewell as unique in form as the monarch being celebrated. No one expected anything less than British regiments...

September 20th, 2022 |  


Saluting Direct Support Professionals

Saluting Direct Support Professionals

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.In September, we take s...

September 20th, 2022 |  


The todays and yesterdays of September

In some ways September is one of the more confusing months of the year. Even as we thirst for a cozy cup of hot chocolate and hunger for anything-and-...

September 13th, 2022 |  


On her own terms

With education the topic of my two most recent articles, it is more than appropriate that I pay belated respects to a truly committed educator, Janet ...

September 6th, 2022 |  


In their own words

Last week I referred to the opinions of several educators in current service. They expressed such care and concern for their students - today I offer ...

August 30th, 2022 |  


Pastor: Dobbs ‘ruling made me weep for joy’

On June 24th, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled the only constitutional rights that exist are those expressly stated in the Constitution, a...

August 30th, 2022 |  


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