NEWS


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Pets of the Week
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UHS honors Tom Watson
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Anytime Fitness now open

Mercy Health invests in NucleusHealth

CINCINNATI - After an award-winning implementation of NucleusHealth’s cloud-based image exchange, Mercy Health has provided a direct investment ...

September 21st, 2018 |  


A cappella quintet performs Oct. 12

A cappella quintet performs Oct. 12

SPRINGFIELD - The Clark State Community College Performing Arts Center will welcome Nobuntu, an a cappella vocal ensemble of five young women from Bul...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Homecoming time for M’burg

Homecoming time for M’burg

Mechanicsburg Schools held its Homecoming Parade on Wednesday. The Homecoming Court is, front row from left, Taylor Ayars, Kam Loveless, Lilly Cushman...

September 20th, 2018 updated: September 20th, 2018. |  


Suicide awareness event held

Suicide awareness event held

Darcy Tontonoz performs the song “Hope Now” on Sept. 15 as part of the Save a Life Color 5K held as part of Suicide Prevention and Awarene...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Club News

Club News

The Champaign County Retired Teachers Association met at the Urbana Church of the Nazarene on Tuesday, August 14. President Linda Fullerton opened the...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Road Work

NORTH LEWISBURG - Champaign County Engineer Stephen McCall announced that Tallman Street in North Lewisburg will be closed to thru-traffic between Wes...

September 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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UU defense powers victory
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Good night lights
Good night lights

Good night lights

Mike Ullery | AIM Media MidwestThe inaugural “Good night lights” kicked off at Dayton Children’s Hospital on Tuesday as police, fire...

September 12th, 2018 |  


Clem, Uhl win Titus Memorial 5K run

In last Saturday’s Alicia Titus Memorial 5K, Judd Clem was the male winner and Miranda Uhl was the female winner.Clem posted a time of 21:46.7 w...

September 11th, 2018 |  


Keselowski’s streak pumps life into playoffs

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A snoozer of a NASCAR season got a huge jolt of energy right before the playoffs with back-to-back wins by Brad Keselowsk...

September 11th, 2018 |  


Fairmont State knocks off UU, 45-7

FAIRMONT, W. Va. —- The Urbana University football team suffered a 45-7 road defeat against Fairmont State Saturday at Duvall-Rosier Field.UU dr...

September 9th, 2018 |  


UU Baum campaign expands to include Bob Cawley

Urbana University, a branch campus of Franklin University, announced that a donation by Dave Ross (UU class of ’76) toward its Lester Baum campa...

September 9th, 2018 |  


Shady Bowl to host Buckeye FWD Mini Stocks

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will hold its biggest race of the season for the Buckeye FWD Mini Stocks tonight – weather permitting.The Bu...

September 7th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Moores celebrate 50th
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Lewis/BieryGolick
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Snyders celebrate 65th
Detwiler/Kollins

Detwiler/Kollins

Andrew Michael Detwiler, son of Scott and Kim Detwiler of Springfield, and Kaitlin Noelle Kollins, daughter of Robert and Jennifer Kollins of Dublin, ...

August 31st, 2018 |  


Johnsons celebrate 50th

Johnsons celebrate 50th

Dr. Grant and Gladene (Carman) Johnson of North Lewisburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their children, Laura, Otho Galen, Chet and J...

August 29th, 2018 |  


Whatley/Brumfield

Whatley/Brumfield

Paul Brumfield, son of Jerry and Nancy Brumfield of Urbana, and Rebecca Whatley, daughter of Bill and Tina Whatley of Cincinnati, announce their engag...

August 23rd, 2018 |  


Flemings celebrate 50th

Flemings celebrate 50th

Richard (Dick) and Pam (Markley) Fleming of Urbana celebrated their 50 years of marriage with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and Daytona, Florida. T...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Johnsons celebrate 50th

Johnsons celebrate 50th

Al and Marion (Crist) Johnson of Cable announce their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married in Troy 50 years ago on Aug. 10 at the United Method...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Millers celebrate 65th

Millers celebrate 65th

On Aug. 6, Richard and Sara Miller of Norman, Oklahoma, will celebrate their 65th anniversary. They were married in Norman, Oklahoma, in 1953 at Trini...

August 5th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Meat vs. ‘meat’?
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People, places, things

A ‘community’ is just a ‘place’ if the newspaper dies

A ‘community’ is just a ‘place’ if the newspaper dies

“You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone.” The old adage came to mind as I thought about my local newspaper ...

September 11th, 2018 |  


CACC cancels Celebrity Waiters Dinner

The Cancer Association of Champaign County announces the cancellation of the Celebrity Waiters Dinner which had been rescheduled for Sept. 18. Due to ...

September 11th, 2018 |  


The new tax law creates opportunity for struggling communities

The new tax law creates opportunity for struggling communities

Ohioans are already seeing many of the positive results of the tax cut and tax reform legislation that became law before the first of the year—i...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Insurance market choices confusing

Anyone buying health insurance this fall faces a daunting task: having to choose among multiple, often-complex options that offer widely varying degre...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Lizzie and Elizabeth: Dèjá vu

Each September when the calendar reaches its eleventh day, I silently recount two important events in American history. As attacks of that day –...

September 9th, 2018 |  


Think food safety when choosing a restaurant

Think food safety when choosing a restaurant

Question: With the recent reports of people developing foodborne illness after eating at certain restaurants, it’s made me a little worried abou...

September 9th, 2018 |  


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