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Farmers Market seeks produce vendors

The Champaign County Farmers Market is searching for more produce vendors, according to Jeff Conley, president of the group.“There are a lot of ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


New dam opens with fanfare

New dam opens with fanfare

The new $7.6 million Labyrinth Weir dam at Indian Lake has been completed. The 700-foot structure is the 2nd largest of its kind in America and is sur...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Urbana Fire Chief Keller to retire

Urbana Fire Chief Keller to retire

Urbana Fire Chief Mark Keller is retiring from the Urbana Fire Division, ending an over two-decade career with the city.Keller said it has been an hon...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Urbana Honor Roll

URBANA HIGH SCHOOL4th Nine WeeksSeniorsHigh Honors List – 4.00 – 3.75Taylor Armstrong, Kimberly Asper, Elizabeth Christian, Adam Gaver, Tr...

June 19th, 2018 |  


FFA News

The 2018-2019 Urbana FFA officer retreat was held on May 23 and 24. Students arrived at the Urbana High School Agriculture Department on May 23 at noo...

June 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Young Life Memorial Walk/Run set for July 7

WEST LIBERTY — The annual Young Life Memorial Walk/Run will take place on July 7 at West Liberty’s Lions Park.Former West Liberty-Salem di...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Marlin to appear at Shady Bowl

Marlin to appear at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – It was already being billed as one of the best shows of the season sponsored by LKQ Pick Your Parts Night before promoter Rick Young t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Blue Knight swim teams add 5

Blue Knight swim teams add 5

Urbana University Swimming Coach Cassandra Wendall recently announced the first wave of newcomers set to join the UU program this fall. Magdaline Perr...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Stookey Classic at Shady Bowl

Stookey Classic at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will welcome the employees of Emerson Climate Technologies for tonight’s race. It will make for a great nigh...

June 8th, 2018 |  


UU’s Curtis earns academic honor

UU’s Curtis earns academic honor

AUSTIN, Texas – Urbana University senior outfielder Riley Curtis has been named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division II ...

June 7th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Andersons celebrate 70th
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Neer/Amburgey
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Salzgabers celebrate 50th

Births

Ryker Jane ZookAdam Zook and Lara Markin, of Urbana, announce the birth of a daughter, Ryker Jane Zook, born Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Madison Health ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Monce/Snider

Monce/Snider

Jeff Monce along with Jeff and April Snider announce the engagement of Michelle Monce of Tipp City to Adam Snider of Cable.The bride-to-be and groom-t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Births

Roselyn SlatzerTyler and Samantha Slatzer, of Mechanicsburg, announce the birth of a daughter, Roselyn, born Monday, June 11, 2018, at Madison Health ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Kings celebrate 50th

Kings celebrate 50th

Jo Ann and Larry King will celebrate their 50th anniversary with friends and neighbors at Kingscreek Methodist Church from 2 to 4 p.m. June 30.The Kin...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Eberhards celebrate 50th

Eberhards celebrate 50th

Donald and Marian Eberhard will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Burnham buildin...

June 10th, 2018 |  


OPINION


What the world needs now

Once upon a time, Ingrid and I were foreign language teachers on opposite sides of the Atlantic; over the years we have become the kind of friends who...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Don’t drink the pool water!

Don’t drink the pool water!

Question: I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make hi...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Rural people most affected by negative health care trends

Rural people most affected by negative health care trends

Recent studies about health care in America show troubling trends, especially in states with large rural and relatively low-income populations.While t...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Change the culture of infertility

The submitted story by the Ohio Departments of Aging & Job and Family Services (Urbana Daily Citizen, June 9, pages 1, 5) is disturbing. In the ne...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Notes from a cluttered desk

My weekly schedule combined with the clutter on my desk made me sigh. Every seven days another article needs to be written, and the pile of paper scra...

June 10th, 2018 |  


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

It’s not even summer and parts of the country struggle with record highs. Hot weather is a big concern for older adults, especially those living...

June 10th, 2018 |  


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