NEWS


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Urbana FFA members compete
UHS earns 1st place in cheerleading

UHS earns 1st place in cheerleading

Urbana High School competed in the Central Buckeye Conference Cheerleading Championships and earned 1st place in the Mad River Division and was named ...

November 12th, 2018 |  


Then & Now – Scioto Street’s first block

Then & Now – Scioto Street’s first block

Then – This is a circa 1937 photo (CCHS #0134) of the north side of the 100 block of Scioto Street in Urbana. Moore’s Business College was...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Veterans Day at Oak Dale

Veterans Day at Oak Dale

A small contingent of local veterans and residents braved the cold and gathered at Soldiers Mound in Urbana’s Oak Dale Cemetery Sunday morning f...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Mechanicsburg FFA donates to CACC

Mechanicsburg FFA donates to CACC

The Mechanicsburg FFA dedicated the month of October to raising funds for the Cancer Association of Champaign County. For the entire month the chapter...

November 11th, 2018 |  


M’burg Fire & EMS Dept. invites retirees to party

MECHANICSBURG - The Mechanicsburg Fire & EMS Department’s Christmas Party will be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 8, at The Masonic Temple/Hall, 12 N...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Kasich reflects on eight years in office

Kasich reflects on eight years in office

COLUMBUS — John Kasich is toying with his future.The two-term Ohio governor is acutely aware his current gig ends at the end of the year. He had...

November 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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UU falls to Tiffin, 77-75
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UU women host Tiffin today
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UU players earn MEC honors

Five UU football players earn All-MEC honors

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va. – For the second straight year, five members of the Urbana University football team have been selected All-Mountain East Conf...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Blue Knights end season with victory

ATHENS, W. Va. – Isaiah Young’s 10-yard touchdown run with 4:32 to play lifted the Urbana University football team to a 31-24 victory over...

November 11th, 2018 |  


UU falls in MEC volleyball tournament

WHEELING, W. Va. – For the second straight year, the Urbana University women’s volleyball team came up short in five sets at the Mountain ...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Blue Knight men open hoops season today at Salem

The Urbana University men’s basketball team will open the season today at 4:30 p.m. at Salem (W. Va.).UU went 4-24 overall last season in Nick D...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Falcons bolster pass rush by adding Irvin

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons made a move to bolster their lackluster pass rush by agreeing to a one-year deal with defensive e...

November 7th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Vargos celebrate 45th
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Niswongers celebrate 50th
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Conkels celebrate 50th
Lanhams celebrate 50th

Lanhams celebrate 50th

Retired Col. John W. Lanham and Mrs. Carol S. Lanham of Woodstock celebrated their 50th anniversary Oct. 18. They were married on that date in 1968 by...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Dickert, Sauter to wed

Dickert, Sauter to wed

Rick Dickert, son of Richard and Carolyn Dickert of Urbana and Erin Sauter, daughter of Richard and Linda Sauter of Pickerington, announce their engag...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Headlees celebrate 50th

Headlees celebrate 50th

Larry and Karen (Hartzler) Headlee of Urbana will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 20. They were married on that date in 1968 by the R...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Zooks celebrate 60th

Zooks celebrate 60th

Gailen and Jeanne (Evans) Zook of St. Paris will celebrate their 60th anniversary Oct. 4. They were married on that date in 1958 by the Rev. Forest As...

October 2nd, 2018 |  


Timmonses celebrate 70th

Timmonses celebrate 70th

Ivan and Vivian (Blue) Timmons of Urbana will celebrate their 70th anniversary with a dinner with their children.They were married Oct 16, 1948, at th...

September 30th, 2018 |  


Rutans celebrate 40th

Rutans celebrate 40th

Keith and Susan Rutan of Mechanicsburg celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 16. They were married on that date in 1978 by the Rev. David...

September 25th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Another kind of bucket list

Raising the bar for dementia care

Raising the bar for dementia care

One of the key functions of the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman is to help nursing homes and other long-term care providers in Ohio conti...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Eating and screen time not a good mix

Eating and screen time not a good mix

Question: My kids love to watch TV or view their cellphones or tablets while they eat. I used to eat cereal on Saturday mornings and watch cartoons wh...

November 5th, 2018 |  


Pausing for positivity

There certainly is change in the air. We have turned our calendars to a new month, traded in our Halloween pumpkins and autumn leaves for Christmas wr...

November 4th, 2018 |  


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

Aging happens naturally, but aging well takes careful planning. Take steps to ensure that your financial, living and medical needs will be met in old ...

November 1st, 2018 |  


George refutes Marenburg again

What a surprise to see Jo Marenburg’s political letter in the October 29 Urbana Daily Citizen! True, Jim Jordan may have faults, but he is surel...

October 30th, 2018 |  


Do the right thing

One who revels in cruelty, who foments enmity, incites neighbor against neighbor, is at best the worst neighbor and at worst Hitler.There is no neutra...

October 29th, 2018 |  


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