NEWS


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FFA News
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‘Purple Heart Community’
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PET OF THE WEEK
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LEGO entries due Oct. 25
PET OF THE WEEK

PET OF THE WEEK

PAWS Animal ShelterMeet Laney! Laney is a lovely little girl who has been through a lot in her short six months of life. She has had hip surgery and h...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Gloria closes for upgrades and additions

Gloria closes for upgrades and additions

Urbana’s historic Gloria Theatre has temporarily closed for several new improvements. According to Grandworks Foundation CEO Staci Weller, the t...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Texting emergencies to 9-1-1 now possible

Texting emergencies to 9-1-1 now possible

The Champaign Countywide Communication Center is now capable of receiving Text-to-911.Text to 9-1-1 should only be used in an emergency situation, whe...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Furry Scurry a success

Furry Scurry a success

The Furry Scurry was held on Saturday, October 9 to benefit His Hands Extended Sanctuary, which is located outside of St. Paris on Dialton Road. The s...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Tax-Aide seeks volunteers

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program, which provides free tax preparation for senior citizens in Urbana, Springfield, St. Paris and about 225 other co...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Dayton Region Manufacturers Assocation publishes 2021 wage information

DAYTON — The Dayton Region Manufacturers Association (DRMA) hasreleased its annual Employee Wage and Benefit Survey report.Results of the 2021 s...

October 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 11:42 am. |    
Graham to host playoff game Friday night
WL-S wins, UHS falls in girls soccer sectional

WL-S wins, UHS falls in girls soccer sectional

WEST LIBERTY – WL-S defeated Indian Lake, 6-2, in the Division III girls soccer sectional.Lily Weaver, Chloe Bender, Zoie Vermillion, Megan Holl...

October 23rd, 2021 |  


Indians to host Elmwood Place on Saturday

Indians to host Elmwood Place on Saturday

MECHANICSBURG – The one-two running punch of Jake Hurst and Aaron Conley led top-ranked Mechanicsburg to a 30-13 win over previously-unbeaten We...

October 22nd, 2021 updated: October 25th, 2021. |  


Urbana, WL-S advance in volleyball

Urbana, WL-S advance in volleyball

NEW CARLISLE – Urbana beat Shawnee, 25-13, 25-12, 25-14, in the Division II volleyball sectional.For UHS (16-8), Emily Skelley had 15 kills and ...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Graham advances in volleyball

Graham advances in volleyball

NEW CARLISLE – Graham defeated Brookville, 25-17, 25-22, 25-10, in the Division II volleyball sectional.For the Falcons (19-4), Elaina Faulkner ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Falcons win, WL-S falls in sectionals

Falcons win, WL-S falls in sectionals

ST. PARIS – Nathan Ryman scored two goals as Graham nipped Indian Lake, 2-1, in overtime in the Division II boys soccer sectional.The Falcons (6...

October 20th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Slones mark 70th anniversary
McKellops to mark 50th

McKellops to mark 50th

Mr. & Mrs. Melvin (Sandra Cantrell) McKellop will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary September 12. They were married on that date in Urbana ...

September 8th, 2021 |  


CLUB NEWS

CLUB NEWS

Urbana Chapter DARAugust 16, 2021The Urbana Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met Monday, August 16, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at the Urbana First ...

September 1st, 2021 |  


Mechanicsburg Public Library September activities

Thursday, September 2, 2021 from 2 pm-7pm: Quilt Guild All Ages. Bring your sewing machine and work on a project while exchanging ideas and tricks to ...

August 28th, 2021 |  


Callands mark 50th anniversary

Callands mark 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Keith and Therese Calland of DeGraff will celebrate their 50th anniversary on August 28, 2021. The are the parents of two daughters, Mela...

August 28th, 2021 |  


Looking Back – Hitt & Fuller

Looking Back – Hitt & Fuller

As with recent “looking backs” we feature another business on Monument Square in Urbana.Hitt & Fuller was a general merchandise store ...

August 24th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Witness held Oct. 3

Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: The Urbana Chapter DAR submitted information briefs concerning the U.S. Constitution to be published leading up to and during Con...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: The Urbana Chapter DAR submitted information briefs concerning the U.S. Constitution to be published leading up to and during Co...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: Urbana Chapter DAR invites all to the 4 p.m. Sept. 17, Constitution Week Program and Bell-Ringing Ceremony at Freedom Grove, loca...

September 16th, 2021 |  


U.S. celebrates its Constitution

U.S. celebrates its Constitution

Editor’s note: Urbana Chapter DAR invites all to the 4 p.m. Sept. 17, Constitution Week Program and Bell-Ringing Ceremony at Freedom Grove, loca...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Pro-lifers respond to letter

After our four-column letter on the Texas law halting abortions, two Urbana Daily Citizen items call for responses. Chris Creamer (Sep. 9) wrote that ...

September 15th, 2021 |  


So, the thing is…

Boomer Blog-wise, the month of August did not work out as planned – and September is heading in a similar direction.During my several-week break...

September 14th, 2021 |  


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