NEWS


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Local EMA provided hurricane relief guidance

After disasters, the Champaign County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) often receives calls from those wanting to assist in some way. The Champaign C...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


Chili festival winners announced

Chili festival winners announced

It was a perfect autumn day and the streets of downtown Urbana were filled with people enjoying the recent 15th Annual Simon Kenton Chili Festival on ...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


CLUB NEWS

CLUB NEWS

The Urbana Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) met Saturday, September 17, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Freedom Grove, Urbana, Ohio, sponsori...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


$2M funding to increase internet connectivity in Champaign County

Residents of Champaign County will benefit from the addition of high-speed fiber internet service with a grant-funded project.Champaign County Commiss...

October 3rd, 2022 |  


Vendors galore at Oktoberfest

Vendors galore at Oktoberfest

Final plans for the 50th Annual Champaign County Historical Museum Oktoberfest have been completed and the committee is excited to announce they have ...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Thomas honored by state association

Thomas honored by state association

Darrell Thomas, a member of the Urbana City Board of Education, has been recognized for his service to a statewide association of school boards.Thomas...

September 30th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


FOOTBALL SCORES

Urbana 44, Kenton Ridge 7Greeneview 35, Mechanicsburg 0Triad 26, Greenon 7WL-S 27, Cedarville 10London 41, Graham 28...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Indians claim OHC North title in boys golf

Indians claim OHC North title in boys golf

Unbeaten Mechanicsburg nipped visiting Fairbanks, 169-170, in OHC boys golf. Visiting Southeastern had a 183.The Indians beat Fairbanks on the fifth-m...

September 8th, 2022 |  


Urbana wins, Graham loses in football

COLUMBUS – Urbana defeated Northland, 40-20, in non-league football Friday night.The Hillclimbers (2-1) play at London next Friday night.Shawnee...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


WL-S falls; Triad, Mechanicsburg win

WL-S falls; Triad, Mechanicsburg win

WEST LIBERTY – Springfield Catholic Central’s Daniel Kamara rushed for 194 yards as the unbeaten Irish held off WL-S, 33-26, in double ove...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


Graham defeats Shawnee in volleyball

Graham knocked off Shawnee, 25-13, 25-21, 25-8, in CBC volleyball.For the Falcons (2-4), Camille McIntosh and Mazzy Johnson had 8 kills each, Whytney ...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Slones to mark 71st
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Henry wedding
Cecil, Little engaged

Cecil, Little engaged

Matthew and Kristen Cecil of Conover are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emmalee Cecil to Chandler Little.Chandler is the son of...

June 21st, 2022 |  


Clyburns mark 65th anniversary

Clyburns mark 65th anniversary

John R. and Shirley M. Clyburn marked their 65th wedding anniversary on June 1. They were married in 1957 by Rev. Richard Johnson.They have three chil...

June 1st, 2022 |  


Burroughs, Henry engaged

Burroughs, Henry engaged

William Whitt of Springfield and Heidi (Ty) Burroughs of St. Paris proudly announce the engagement of their daughter Kali Whitt to Tristen Henry. Tris...

May 31st, 2022 |  


Garveys celebrate 65th anniversary

Garveys celebrate 65th anniversary

John Frederick and Patricia Ann Garvey of Urbana will celebrate their 65th anniversary on May 21. They were married on that date in 1960 by the Revere...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Roberts, Profitt wed

Roberts, Profitt wed

Mallory Ranee Roberts of Urbana and Ryan James Robert Profitt of Fairborn were married by family friend, Josh VanNorstran, at 2:30 p.m. October 2, 202...

April 12th, 2022 |  


OPINION


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Fall is time to plan for spring

Fall is time to plan for spring

Fall greetings to everyone!It’s certainly starting to feel like it more and more every day — soybeans starting to yellow and drop leaves, ...

September 21st, 2022 |  


Rainbows for Her Majesty

For several days, the world watched a farewell as unique in form as the monarch being celebrated. No one expected anything less than British regiments...

September 20th, 2022 |  


Saluting Direct Support Professionals

Saluting Direct Support Professionals

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.In September, we take s...

September 20th, 2022 |  


The todays and yesterdays of September

In some ways September is one of the more confusing months of the year. Even as we thirst for a cozy cup of hot chocolate and hunger for anything-and-...

September 13th, 2022 |  


On her own terms

With education the topic of my two most recent articles, it is more than appropriate that I pay belated respects to a truly committed educator, Janet ...

September 6th, 2022 |  


In their own words

Last week I referred to the opinions of several educators in current service. They expressed such care and concern for their students - today I offer ...

August 30th, 2022 |  


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