NEWS


12:17 pm |    
UHS Students of the Month
10:52 pm |    
WL-S Seniors of the Month
10:51 pm |    
Urban Loft Tour is Nov. 3
8:00 pm |    
Graham wins CBC tournament
Popular air show performer dies in crash

Popular air show performer dies in crash

CULPEPER, Va. — Popular air show performer Jon Thocker, who, with his teammate Ken Rieder, flew as Redline Air Shows, died in a weekend airplane...

October 14th, 2018 updated: October 14th, 2018. |  


Ohio News Briefs

Authorities: Deputy shot and wounded; suspect fatally shot JEFFERSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say deputies were responding to a reported di...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Alicia Titus Memorial Peace fund sponsors free workshop

Urbana University, a branch campus of Franklin University will host a free 6-week Non-Violent Communication (NVC) Workshop beginning Monday, Oct. 15. ...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Graham homecoming king, queen

Graham homecoming king, queen

Graham High School honored its football homecoming court on Friday night during pregame of the game against visiting Urbana. Pictured are Homecoming K...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Balloons light the way for 2019

Balloons light the way for 2019

Grimes Field was alive and bustling last weekend as it welcomed visitors to the Balloon Fest. “A Hot Air Affair” illuminated the skies at ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Barely Used Pets (dog)Maya is a female, husky/white shepherd mix. She is about 1 year old, fully vaccinated and scheduled to be spayed. She has a very...

October 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


11:31 pm |    
Wise snaps UU’s win streak
Wise snaps UU’s win streak

Wise snaps UU’s win streak

Urbana University football (4-2, 3-2 MEC) suffered a 17-0 loss to UVa-Wise (2-4, 2-4 MEC) on Homecoming Saturday at UU Stadium.The Blue Knights had th...

October 7th, 2018 |  


Blue Knights to host UVa.-Wise

Blue Knights to host UVa.-Wise

The Urbana University football team (4-1, 3-1 MEC) looks to keep rolling in its historic start when UVa-Wise comes to town for Saturday’s homeco...

October 4th, 2018 |  


UU’s Sanders named MEC Defensive Player of the Week

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va. – Urbana University junior Bozton Sanders has been named the Mountain East Conference Defensive Player of the Week.It’s...

October 1st, 2018 |  


Blue Knights play at Charleston tonight

The Urbana University football team (3-1, 2-1 MEC) travels to the University of Charleston (4-0, 4-0 MEC) for tonight’s Mountain East Conference...

September 26th, 2018 |  


Yelton wins at Shady Bowl

Yelton wins at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF — Shady Bowl Speedway ran the Steve Poland Memorial on Saturday. The Biggins Small Engine Repair Modifieds ran a 50-lap feature in tribu...

September 23rd, 2018 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE


LIFE


10:49 pm |    
Dickert, Sauter to wed
10:49 pm |    
Headlees celebrate 50th
9:51 pm |    
Zooks celebrate 60th
Timmonses celebrate 70th

Timmonses celebrate 70th

Ivan and Vivian (Blue) Timmons of Urbana will celebrate their 70th anniversary with a dinner with their children.They were married Oct 16, 1948, at th...

September 30th, 2018 |  


Rutans celebrate 40th

Rutans celebrate 40th

Keith and Susan Rutan of Mechanicsburg celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 16. They were married on that date in 1978 by the Rev. David...

September 25th, 2018 |  


Slones celebrate 67th

Slones celebrate 67th

On Sept.29, James Erwin and Virginia Slone will celebrate 67 years of marriage. They were married on that date in 1951 by Rev. Stanley.They have four ...

September 25th, 2018 |  


Barker/Goldsmith

Barker/Goldsmith

Lea Patricia Barker of Columbus, daughter of Scott and Paige Barker, Cincinnati, and Ross Alan Goldsmith of Columbus, son of Mike and Debbi Luckett, M...

September 25th, 2018 |  


Newcomer/Black

Newcomer/Black

Jessie Newcomer of Columbus, daughter of Randy and Jessie Newcomer of St. Paris, and Luke Black of Columbus, son of Ken and Lori Black of Urbana, will...

September 23rd, 2018 |  


Moores celebrate 50th

Moores celebrate 50th

Wayne (Lanny) Moore and Joyce (Englert) Moore were married on Sept. 21, 1968, at St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Columbus by Father Durbin.Mr. Moore r...

September 20th, 2018 |  


OPINION


A legacy of innovation

Recently I read about the Graham school district’s national accolades for its innovative programs. As an alum and a retiree from the teaching st...

October 14th, 2018 |  


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

The aging population rapidly increases and between 2015 and 2050. The proportion of older adults will double from about 12 to 22 percent. This is an e...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Mental Illness Awareness Week is Oct. 7–13

Mental Illness Awareness Week is Oct. 7–13

Each year, millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. However, mental illness affects everyone directly or indir...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Food safety techniques important for dogs, too

Food safety techniques important for dogs, too

Question: Is raw pet food OK to serve to my dog?Answer: While many pet owners may prefer to feed their furry family members raw pet food, the Centers ...

October 10th, 2018 |  


ER treatment can lead to surprise medical bills

Having good insurance doesn’t always mean that you won’t be caught with a huge surprise medical bill you didn’t expect and won’...

October 10th, 2018 |  


State Issue 1: The arguments for and against

State Issue 1: The arguments for and against

Ohio Issue 1 boils down to a question about crime and punishment, and what exactly is the purpose of our jails and prisons.It’s no secret the Un...

October 8th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA