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Taking his first flight
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PET OF THE WEEK
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Urbana students tour D.C.

Urbana residents involved in Clark Co. crash

MOOREFIELD TWP. – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred on Thursday at 12:21 p.m. on State Route 334 ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


FFA NEWS

FFA NEWS

Urbana FFA Recognized at State ConventionOn May 5-6, the Urbana FFA Chapter took 15 members to the State FFA Convention held at the Ohio State Fairgro...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Memorial Day weekend at Piatt Castle Mac-A-Cheek

Memorial Day weekend at Piatt Castle Mac-A-Cheek

WEST LIBERTY - Piatt Castle Mac-A-Cheek shifts to a summer schedule for interpretive tours on Saturday, May 28. The historic house museum will be open...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Splash Pad to open

Splash Pad to open

The village of West Liberty will host a Splash Pad Opening Day Celebration on Saturday May 28 from 10 a.m. to noon. The first 50 kids will receive goo...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Memorial Day event info requested

Memorial Day event info requested

The Urbana Daily Citizen is currently compiling a preview story about Memorial Day events in the local community.Organizers of such events are asked t...

May 18th, 2022 |  


During this year’s national Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign, which will take place May 23 through June 5, the Champaign County SheriffR...

May 18th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Local athletes advance to D-II regional meet

ST. PARIS – The West Liberty-Salem boys team leads after the opening round of the Division II district track meet.West Liberty-Salem has 25 poin...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Kenyon Midgets to make Shady Bowl debut

Kenyon Midgets to make Shady Bowl debut

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will open its gates tonight for the first time to the Indiana-based Kenyon Midget Series.The series is the namesak...

May 20th, 2022 |  


WL-S, Urbana fall in baseball sectionals

LEWISTOWN – Indian Lake nipped WL-S, 2-1, in the Division III baseball sectional. The Lakers collected two runs in the fourth inning and the Tig...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Edwards leads Indians to sectional win

Edwards leads Indians to sectional win

MECHANICSBURG – Jake Edwards earned the win and went 2 for 4 with a home run and 4 RBI as Mechanicsburg beat National Trail, 12-2, in five innin...

May 19th, 2022 |  


WL-S’s 4×800 relay team claims district title

ST. PARIS – The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team wrapped up day one of the Division III district meet at Graham tied for fourth pla...

May 18th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Free Maximizing Home Health Care Workshop for Family Caregivers: February 24

Maximizing Home Health Care is a free, small-group, online workshop from 10:00-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 24, by presenter Kathy Kilpatrick. Reg...

February 7th, 2022 |  


Grahams celebrate 50th

Grahams celebrate 50th

Jack and Deborah Graham of North Lewisburg are celebrating 50 years of marriage. They were married on February 4, 1972 in the Mechanicsburg United Met...

February 3rd, 2022 |  


Looking Back – Runkle Family Singers

Looking Back – Runkle Family Singers

This looking back features the Runkle Family Singers of St. Paris. The photos are from a 1923 promotional brochure outlining “A Tentative Progra...

January 31st, 2022 |  


Looking Back – Cable

Looking Back – Cable

This is a 1900 postcard photo (#A1364) of the Cable Pennsylvania Railroad depot. Cable was the next stop on the Pennsylvania Railroad west of Brush La...

January 17th, 2022 |  


WL-S grads excel at University of Cincinnati

WL-S grads excel at University of Cincinnati

Two 2021 West Liberty-Salem graduates, Kaylee Levan and Luke Hudson, now attend the University of Cincinnati. Both are freshmen at UC and part of the ...

January 16th, 2022 |  


Wares celebrate 60 years

Wares celebrate 60 years

Alan and Antoinette Ware, residents of Urbana, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on December 31.Alan was born and raised in Urbana an...

January 10th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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Serving on the Board of DD
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Commercially speaking

Library board decides not to seek levy renewal

Library board decides not to seek levy renewal

Thank you, Champaign County citizens and taxpayers, for supporting the Champaign County Library over the years. Your support has allowed the library t...

May 9th, 2022 |  


Learning to love math in the elementary years

Learning to love math in the elementary years

Editor’s note: Mechanicsburg has a history of mathematical proficiency. Named after the 19th century settlement of mechanics working at the loca...

May 5th, 2022 |  


Figuring out their futures

I reach for the HIDE button whenever this Facebook share reappears: NORMALIZE SENDING KIDS TO TRADE SCHOOLS WITHOUT MAKING THEM FEEL LESS THAN FOUR-YE...

May 3rd, 2022 |  


April is Autism Acceptance Month

April is Autism Acceptance Month

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.April is Autism Accepta...

April 26th, 2022 |  


It’s raining violets!

In the 64 years my mother and I shared an earthly presence, I became accustomed to her personal style of oral communication, filled as it was with a u...

April 26th, 2022 |  


Questions, I have questions

These questions probably sound quite familiar: Where’s the beef? Do you know the way to San Jose? Et tu, Brute? Do you want to be Queen for a Da...

April 19th, 2022 |  


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