NEWS


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PETS OF THE WEEK
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WL-S mock trial team excels
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SENIORS OF THE MONTH

CLUB NEWS

The Urbana Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met Jan. 6 at the First Presbyterian Church, Urbana. Fourteen chapter members and one associat...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Where Mad River meets Kings Creek

Where Mad River meets Kings Creek

SALEM TWP. — A recent property acquisition in Champaign County will provide improved fishing access to the Mad River, a popular brown trout fish...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Local Right to Life event held

Local Right to Life event held

On Sunday, January 19, 31 people came out for a Witness event — 25 on Monument Square and six at St. Mary’s church — to pray and wit...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Team Champ making waves

Team Champ making waves

Many don’t see each other everyday in hallways or in math class like other athletes in their high schools and their letterman jackets have diffe...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


CLUB NEWS

Urbana Downtown Merchants Group announces its Valentine event “Stroll Down Lover’s Lane,” to be held Friday, Feb. 7, and Saturday, F...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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UU splits with Charleston
UU splits with Charleston

UU splits with Charleston

Sylvia Hudson had 22 points and 14 rebounds as Urbana University knocked off Charleston, 83-78, in overtime Wednesday night in MEC women’s baske...

January 15th, 2020 |  


Hudson named national player of the week

Hudson named national player of the week

ST. LOUIS – Urbana University’s Sylvia Hudson has been named the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Women’s Division II National Pl...

January 14th, 2020 |  


UU teams sweep visiting Frostburg State

Josh Gibson collected his 100th career coaching victory as the Urbana University men’s basketball team cruised in Saturday’s 72-55 triumph...

January 12th, 2020 |  


Tigers, Indians prevail in girls basketball

CEDARVILLE – WL-S routed Cedarville, 40-17, in OHC girls basketball on Saturday.The Tigers led, 25-10, at the half.For WL-S (11-1, 9-0), Emily H...

January 11th, 2020 |  


Lindor’s status with Tribe slightly upgraded

CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor’s status with the Indians has been slightly upgraded.Team president Chris Antonetti said Wednesday he...

January 8th, 2020 |  


Buckeyes fall to Maryland, 67-55

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 20 points, and No. 12 Maryland used an unyielding defensive performance to defeat 11th-ranked ...

January 7th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Vargos celebrate 46th
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Smiths celebrate 50th
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Smiths celebrate 50th

Holbrook/O’Donnell

Stepheni Holbrook of Urbana and Scott O’Donnell of Urbana plan to be married in 2020.The bride-elect works at Residential Administrators.Her fia...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Smiths celebrate 50th

Smiths celebrate 50th

James R. and Racille (Griswold) Smith of Urbana celebrated their 50th anniversary July 12 with a family dinner.They were married in 1969 in Mechanicsb...

October 7th, 2019 |  


Ritchies celebrate 50th

Ritchies celebrate 50th

Patrick and Ruth Ritchie of Mechanicsburg will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Oct. 10. They were married on that date in 1969 by the late Rev. Al...

October 1st, 2019 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Protecting victims of human trafficking

Protecting victims of human trafficking

In January we mark National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month – a reminder that modern-day slavery is all too real, and it’s ...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Are you ready for a hospital visit?

If an ambulance should rush to your home are you prepared? In an emergency situation, all one needs to worry about is to grab a bag and go. There won&...

January 19th, 2020 |  


Champaign County Board of DD provides valuable services

Champaign County Board of DD provides valuable services

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of monthly outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.I wanted to tak...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Symmetry and other stuff about 2020

I first recognized the symmetry of the year 2020 when I was cross-stitching its numerals on the sampler for this year’s Habitat for Humanity hou...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Delivering results for Ohio

Delivering results for Ohio

If you only watched national cable news, you’d probably think not much was accomplished over the past year, and that Democrats and Republicans w...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Keep moving in 2020

Happy New Year. If you want to improve your fitness in 2020, the number one way is to keep moving and avoid sitting around very long. Research proves ...

January 12th, 2020 |  


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