NEWS


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Visitors Bureau on the go
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Becoming a micro-dairy
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Future upgrade?
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Senior Center plans to grow
Future upgrade?

Future upgrade?

The city of Urbana hosted a public open house/meeting about the South High Street Corridor Study at Urbana University on Thursday to get input from re...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Local attorney presents ‘Poisoned in Urbana’

Local attorney presents ‘Poisoned in Urbana’

Urbana attorney Darrell Heckman will present a program titled “Poisoned in Urbana” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, in the Champaign County Hist...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Right to Life gathers on Jan. 20

Champaign County Right to Life (CCRTL) will hold its annual Witness against Roe v. Wade on Monument Square on Sunday, Jan. 20, from 2-3 p.m. This is a...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Then & Now – Northwest Quadrant of Monument Square

Then & Now – Northwest Quadrant of Monument Square

Then - This a 1957 photo (#A2803) of the northwest corner of Monument Square, Urbana. On the corner at North Main Street is Gallagher Drug Store. Next...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Spread of corn toxin may affect crop

Spread of corn toxin may affect crop

COLUMBUS - A wetter than normal summer and fall in Ohio led to the worst spread of a toxin on corn in at least a decade, according to a grain disease ...

January 13th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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UU rallies to beat Pioneers
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Bobcats sweep Blue Knights

Blue Knight women fall to Glenville State, 90-77

Urbana University fell, 90-77, in a conference matchup against visiting Glenville State on Saturday afternoon in the Grimes Center.UU sophomore guard ...

January 13th, 2019 |  


UU rallies to beat Pioneers

UU rallies to beat Pioneers

Malik Jacobs buried a 25-foot jumper at the buzzer to lift the Urbana University men’s basketball team past Glenville State, 94-91, in overtime ...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Blue Knight wrestling team falls to Bellarmine

The Urbana University men’s wrestling team fell, 30-9, to visiting Bellarmine (Ky.).UU dropped to 3-6 on the season following the setback while ...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Triad, WL-S girls earn OHC basketball victories

NORTH LEWISBURG – Triad defeated Madison Plains, 36-28, in OHC girls basketball on Thursday.Utilizing excellent defense that included 14 steals,...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Cati LeVan scores 27 as Triad wins in overtime

LEWISTOWN – Cati LeVan scored 27 points and dished out 5 assists as Triad nipped Indian Lake, 52-51, in OT in non-league girls basketball.The sc...

January 10th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Kemps celebrate 25th
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Bucks celebrate 70th
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Vargos celebrate 45th
Niswongers celebrate 50th

Niswongers celebrate 50th

Lee and Debby Niswonger of Springhills will celebrate their 50th anniversary Nov. 10.They are the parents of two children, Stacie Leigh Faulder and Je...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Conkels celebrate 50th

Conkels celebrate 50th

David and Mary Sue (Brown) Conkel will celebrate their 50th anniversary Oct. 26. They were married on that date in 1968 in Greenfield by Rev. Robert B...

October 18th, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Our changing times

Court ruling jeopardizes Ohioans’ healthcare

Court ruling jeopardizes Ohioans’ healthcare

Last month, a Texas judge handed down a despicable decision that threatens the health coverage of 20 million people and undermines pre-existing condit...

January 7th, 2019 |  


A great society requires great behavioral health

A great society requires great behavioral health

Over 50 years ago, President John F. Kennedy presented a Special Message to Congress identifying mental illness as one of America’s “most ...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Measuring the family at Christmas

When my great-nieces came to visit last week, they brought along the American Girl dolls jolly St. Nick had left under their tree. I was amazed that t...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Get on the waitlist for Carol Marak’s Facebook subscription group and learn how to plan for aging well. Send an email to carol@seniorcare.com and say you’re interested in the group.

Another new year and time to set resolutions and jot down how to achieve them. It’s difficult to set exercise goals around an activity that you&...

January 3rd, 2019 |  


Court ruling would end ACA benefits

Right before Christmas a U.S. District Court judge in Texas ruled the Affordable Care Act, also called Obamacare, was unconstitutional. What’s m...

January 3rd, 2019 |  


How it was … and so it goes!

I cannot be the only person who has had trouble keeping the days and dates straight of late: there seem to have been at least three Saturdays and Sund...

December 30th, 2018 |  


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