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PET OF THE WEEK
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More vaccinations coming to Champaign County
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WL-S SENIORS OF THE MONTH
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WL-S STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
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Donation for Sycamore House
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WL-S spelling bee winners

Extension hosts online instant pot class

Join a free interactive online class to learn the functions of an instant pot, how to clean and store it, and how to prepare a meal in it.Dr. Roseanne...

January 13th, 2021 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Contact event organizers for updates before attending events/meetings during the COVID-19 restrictions.Thursday, January 14Urbana Board of Education: ...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Donation for Sycamore House

Donation for Sycamore House

Sertell Chiropractic Clinic presented the Sycamore House Pregnancy & Family Life Center with a check for $3,000 through the clinic’s Give Ba...

January 12th, 2021 |  


UHS STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

UHS STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Freshman Will Donahoe is a Student of the Month at Urbana High School.Freshman Mason Farmer is a Student of the Month at Urbana High School. .neFileBl...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Know the 10 signs of Alzheimer’s disease

DAYTON - The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter will present a virtual educational program, “The 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer&#...

January 12th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Buzz surrounds Burrow during bye week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It’s all about Joe.Coach Zac Taylor says rookie quarterback Joe Burrow was the one piece the Cincinnati Bengals need...

November 6th, 2020 |  


Freeman, Braves top Reds 1-0 in 13th to open series

ATLANTA (AP) — The scoreless innings kept piling up, along with the strikeouts. The shadows began to creep across the infield, and when the ligh...

September 30th, 2020 |  


Shady Bowl Speedway closes out 2020 season

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway held its final event of 2020 on Saturday with a huge crowd on hand. They came to watch the third running of the Cl...

September 27th, 2020 |  


Shady Bowl to hold last event of 2020

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will close out its final event of the year today as the track will hold its third Clunker Classic.The first event ...

September 25th, 2020 |  


UHS now using online ticketing only

The Urbana Athletic Department has moved to online ticketing for all home athletic events this fall. Several away contests will also have online only ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Five new winners at Shady Bowl Speedway

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway fans were treated to a great night of racing on Saturday. The temperature was a little on the cool side, but the a...

September 20th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Whitt/Cunningham
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Krebehennes celebrate 50th
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Beerys celebrate 50th
Robertses celebrate 40th

Robertses celebrate 40th

Bob and Sherry (Bailey) Roberts will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on October 17, 2020 with their family.They have three daughters, He...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Latimers celebrate 40th

Latimers celebrate 40th

Jim and Lynn (Geuy) Latimer of Urbana are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Oct. 24. They were married at 7 p.m. on that date in 1980 in U...

October 12th, 2020 |  


Melvins celebrate 50th

Melvins celebrate 50th

Michael R. and Mary L. (Carpenter) Melvin of Urbana are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with their family. They were married on Oct. 10, 19...

October 9th, 2020 |  


Suchlands celebrate 40th

Suchlands celebrate 40th

Butch and Shawna (Jenkins) Suchland celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on October 5, 2020.They have three children, Meghan, Chelsea and Ryan. T...

October 7th, 2020 |  


Padillas celebrate 50th

Padillas celebrate 50th

Bob and Marilyn Padilla of Champaign County will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Oct. 10. They were married on that date in 1970 in Milan, Illinoi...

October 5th, 2020 |  


Deeres celebrate 40th

Deeres celebrate 40th

Roger and Debra (Curtis) Deere celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 20 by spending time with immediate family.They were married Sept. 20...

September 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Champaign County Board of DD — always essential

Champaign County Board of DD — always essential

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.Even through a pandemic...

January 7th, 2021 |  


A new perspective for the new year

I amazed myself twice last Thursday evening. The first surprise came when I found myself still awake as the last moment of a bruised and battered 2020...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Graham students to return fully to classrooms

Graham students to return fully to classrooms

ST. PARIS — Graham Local Schools will return to in person learning on January 4. During the month of December the district made the switch to Hy...

January 1st, 2021 |  


2020 in review

2020 in review

I think we are all ready for 2020 to be over. It’s been a tough year. The health care and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have c...

December 29th, 2020 |  


Questions abound! Confusion reigns!

Clearly, I have been living an illusionary life for almost a year now. Last Christmas I downsized to a laptop and a wireless printer. My nephews and n...

December 29th, 2020 |  


That was the best gift ever

The date circled on the calendar for so long is now just a couple of days away - the day that commands attention: for many of us the final celebration...

December 22nd, 2020 |  


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