NEWS


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Alleged arsonist arrested
Champaign County Safety Council to meet

Champaign County Safety Council to meet

The Champaign County Safety Council will welcome keynote speaker Brad Hurtig at its November 20 meeting starting at 7:30 a.m. in the Urbana High Schoo...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Large solar project proposed

Large solar project proposed

Developers of a potential utility-scale solar project have begun reaching out to landowners and local government officials in Champaign County.Pattern...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Triad DECA members advance to international contest

Triad DECA members advance to international contest

NORTH LEWISBURG - Over the past few weeks, members of Triad DECA and the Ohio Hi-Point Supply Chain Management program competed in an international on...

November 12th, 2019 |  


WL-S FFA chapter travels to national convention

WL-S FFA chapter travels to national convention

The WL-S FFA Chapter traveled with Urbana and Ridgedale to the national convention on Oct. 30. On the first day, the members went to the opening sessi...

November 12th, 2019 |  


WL-S to construct memorial wall

WL-S to construct memorial wall

WEST LIBERTY - West Liberty-Salem plans to construct a wall with plaques honoring students, staffers and staffers’ children who have died, as we...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Perpetual announces cash dividend

Perpetual Federal Savings Bank [OTC Pink: “PFOH”] has announced a quarterly dividend of $.24 per share for the period ending December 31, ...

November 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Edwards named MEC first team
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WL-S girls 2nd, boys 10th at state meet

MLB checking into report ’17 Astros stole signs

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Major League Baseball has expanded its investigation into the Houston Astros after The Athletic website reported the te...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Chubb, Hunt give Browns a powerful backfield

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Freddie Kitchens has struggled to make two star wide receivers happy. The Browns coach now has a pair of elite running backs ...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Alonso, Álvarez named Rookies of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso of the New York Mets has been selected NL Rookie of the Year.Alonso led the majors with 53 home runs and earned 29 o...

November 11th, 2019 |  


UU women’s team opens the season 2-0

WEST CHESTER, Pa. – Urbana University’s Tyra James scored a career-high 27 points in Sunday’s 85-73 win over regional-foe Millersvil...

November 11th, 2019 |  


WL-S advances in football playoffs

WEST LIBERTY – It wasn’t pretty, but fourth-seeded West Liberty-Salem managed to hold off fifth-seeded Madeira, 21-14, Saturday night in t...

November 9th, 2019 |  


Indians, Tigers earn playoff berths

Mechanicsburg and West Liberty-Salem have both qualified for the playoffs in football.Sixth-seeded Mechanicsburg (8-2) will play at third-seeded Frank...

November 3rd, 2019 updated: November 3rd, 2019. |  


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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
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 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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EDITORIALS FROM AROUND OHIO

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A room was a room is a room

Get prepared for winter’s hazards

As we age, cold weather can be extremely dangerous. Plummeting temperatures can lead to icy sidewalks, hypothermia and other serious injuries.The frig...

November 10th, 2019 |  


Open letter of thanks to the people of Mechanicsburg

To my most loyal customers, I cannot thank you enough for all of the support and trust that you have given me over the past 35 years of owning The Vil...

November 7th, 2019 |  


$4.50 a day for healthy foods?

$4.50 a day for healthy foods?

QUESTION: I want to get a head start on my New Year’s resolution to make healthier food choices, but I really don’t have a lot of money to...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Urbana needs more than a campaign slogan

In “Serious Problems Facing Urbana” (Urbana Daily Citizen, Nov. 2, Supplement), we find no comparison with Springfield — our nearest...

November 5th, 2019 |  


Erasers, hearts – and a patchwork elephant

A few days ago, the television was blah-blah-blahing in the background when a single sentence broke free: “Each of us is born with beauty in min...

November 4th, 2019 |  


What seniors want from healthcare professionals

As seniors grow older, they need education on specific topics like how to manage chronic conditions, how to find support, and guidance from health car...

November 3rd, 2019 |  


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