NEWS


10:12 pm |    
PETS OF THE WEEK
Champaign County’s leaf peeping guide

Champaign County’s leaf peeping guide

It’s becoming that “leaf peeping” time of the year again. Are you a leaf peeper? If not, your chance to become one is approaching ve...

October 17th, 2019 |  


A.B. GRAHAM MEMORIAL CENTER

CONOVER - The A.B. Graham Memorial Center, 8025 E. U.S. Route 36, Conover (Miami County) will host Fall Festival & Bingo on Saturday, Oct. 19, fro...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Urbana Hospital offers lung screenings Nov. 2 and 30

Timed to coincide with November’s Lung Cancer Awareness Month observance, lung screenings will be available 8 a.m.-noon Nov. 2 and 30 at Mercy H...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Candidate petitions for March primary due Dec. 18

Candidate petitions for the March 17, 2020, primary, including petitions for those wishing to be on the Champaign County Democratic and Republican cen...

October 17th, 2019 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18St. Paris Public Library Outreach at Rosewood United Methodist Church: noon to 5 p.m.Mercy Health Mobile Mammography Van: 9 a.m.-3:3...

October 17th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


10:44 pm |    
Blue Knights hold off WVSU
11:22 pm
Updated: 7:50 pm. |    
Local teams advance in tournaments
Local teams advance in tournaments

Local teams advance in tournaments

NEW CARLISLE – Urbana beat Northwestern, 25-8, 25-18, 25-18 in the Division II volleyball sectional on Saturday.For UHS (10-14), Emily Skelley h...

October 19th, 2019 updated: October 20th, 2019. |  


Browns know Mayfield has a target on his back

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield’s brash past behavior and celebrity status have made him a wanted man.Around the NFL, he’s Public ...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Frostburg State defeats UU

Frostburg State defeats UU

FROSTBURG, Md. – Urbana University’s late push to overcome a 24-point, fourth-quarter deficit came up short in Saturday’s 24-16 loss...

October 5th, 2019 |  


Indians to exercise Kluber’s option

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians wasted no time on one of their biggest offseason decisions: Bringing back Corey Kluber was a no-brainer.Cleveland s...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


Earhart wins Clunker Classic II at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway was the place to be Saturday, as the track hosted the second Clunker Classic. The race was a 300-lap Enduro.This y...

September 29th, 2019 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE


LIFE


10:46 pm |    
Smiths celebrate 50th
10:46 pm |    
Smiths celebrate 50th
11:01 pm |    
Ritchies celebrate 50th
Slones celebrate 67th

Slones celebrate 67th

James Erwin and Virginia Slone of Urbana will be celebrating 67 years of marriage on Sept. 29. They were married on that date in 1951 by Rev. Stanley....

September 25th, 2019 |  


BIRTHS

Lucas Ryan David DixonLucas Ryan David Dixon was born Sept. 18, 2019, at 7:51 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 10 ounces and measuring 21 inches, in Marysvill...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Richardson case put into perspective

The case of Brooke Skylar Richardson (Urbana Daily Citizen, Sep. 13, p. 9) ended with her getting probation for three years after spending time in pri...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Bush/Ruoff

Bush/Ruoff

Mr. and Mrs. James Bush of Urbana announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Bush of Columbus, to Seth Ruoff of Columbus.The bride-elect atten...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Bodeys celebrate 40th

Bodeys celebrate 40th

Richard and Gloria Bodey, of St. Paris, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 15. They were married on Sept. 15, 1979, at Grafton Un...

September 10th, 2019 |  


OPINION


8:52 pm |    

George supports Bean

Groby supports Urbana Wins candidates

According to the 2017 Census Bureau, one in five people living Urbana live in poverty. Communities like this have a school system that is not adequate...

October 21st, 2019 |  


WL-S superintendent asks for levy support

On November 5, 2019, the voters in the West Liberty-Salem school district will be asked to continue their support the 1.5-mill Permanent Improvement l...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Miller supports Mitchell for Graham board

I’m Duane Miller, and I’m writing to tell you why I’m voting for Alan Mitchell for Graham’s Board of Education. Alan and I ser...

October 21st, 2019 |  


O’Neals support Rittenhouse

We endorse Terry Rittenhouse as Union Township Trustee. As Union Township residents for over 23 years, we are confident Terry is the trustworthy and k...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Porter supports Urbana Wins candidates

Small towns like Urbana are currently facing serious challenges involving infrastructure, unemployment, poverty, and attracting new businesses, to nam...

October 21st, 2019 |  


Behling supports Rittenhouse

I am writing to endorse Terry Rittenhouse for trustee of Union Township, where my husband and I are property owners. Terry is a small business owner a...

October 21st, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA