NEWS


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SENIORS OF THE MONTH

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Contact event organizers for updates before attending events/meetings during the COVID-19 restrictions.Saturday, October 17The Gloria Theatre: “...

October 16th, 2020 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Contact event organizers for updates before attending events/meetings during the COVID-19 restrictions.Friday, October 16The Gloria Theatre: “Ho...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Drive-thru flu clinic is Oct. 28 at fairgrounds

The Champaign Health District will hold a drive-thru flu clinic for adults 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Champaign County Fairgrounds. Bot...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Learn about the WWII bomber project

The Champaign County Historical Museum at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, will welcome Bill Albers, who will present the story of the B-17 heavy bomber under ...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Alzheimer’s Assn hosting 3 virtual education programs

DAYTON - The Miami Valley Alzheimer’s Association will present three virtual education programs this month, including a Community Resources Pane...

October 15th, 2020 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Contact event organizers for updates before attending events/meetings during the COVID-19 restrictions.Thursday, October 15Knitting/Crochet Class: 2-4...

October 14th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


UHS now using online ticketing only

The Urbana Athletic Department has moved to online ticketing for all home athletic events this fall. Several away contests will also have online only ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Five new winners at Shady Bowl Speedway

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway fans were treated to a great night of racing on Saturday. The temperature was a little on the cool side, but the a...

September 20th, 2020 |  


New winners, free hot dogs at Shady Bowl

New winners, free hot dogs at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Shady Bowl Speedway will host a fun-filled night of racing on Saturday, including the “New Winners Race.” The event will b...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Track champions crowned at Shady Bowl

Track champions crowned at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – Five drivers left Shady Bowl Speedway Saturday night as 2020 track champions.It was an action-filled night, as all the racers turned i...

September 13th, 2020 |  


Ute named executive director of OHSAA

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors has announced the selection of Doug Ute as the OHSAA’s next ...

September 8th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Robertses celebrate 40th
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Latimers celebrate 40th
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Melvins celebrate 50th
Suchlands celebrate 40th

Suchlands celebrate 40th

Butch and Shawna (Jenkins) Suchland celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on October 5, 2020.They have three children, Meghan, Chelsea and Ryan. T...

October 7th, 2020 |  


Padillas celebrate 50th

Padillas celebrate 50th

Bob and Marilyn Padilla of Champaign County will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Oct. 10. They were married on that date in 1970 in Milan, Illinoi...

October 5th, 2020 |  


Deeres celebrate 40th

Deeres celebrate 40th

Roger and Debra (Curtis) Deere celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 20 by spending time with immediate family.They were married Sept. 20...

September 29th, 2020 |  


Hux/Livingston

Hux/Livingston

The parents of Jordan Hux and Zack Livingston announce the upcoming wedding of their children.The bride-elect is the daughter of Jason and Tammy Hux o...

September 29th, 2020 |  


Cordle/Harlow

Cordle/Harlow

The parents of Krystal Cordle and Brevin Harlow announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their children.Krystal is the daughter of Misty Kittle...

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Slones celebrate 69 years

Slones celebrate 69 years

James Erwin and Virginia Slone will celebrate 69 years of marriage on Sept. 29. They were married on that date in 1951 by The Rev. Stanley.They have f...

September 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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The tapestry that was 1927

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And then there was Google

About history: CCPA hosts cemetery tour

Did you know that Oak Dale Cemetery is home to a veteran who was shot down and held as a prisoner of war during World War II?Or that an Oak Dale Cemet...

October 12th, 2020 |  


Expanding worker protections

Expanding worker protections

For decades, companies have used temporary workers, subcontractors, and independent contractors as a way to pay people less for the same work, skirt l...

October 11th, 2020 |  


New ‘Family Section’ being developed at Oak Dale

New ‘Family Section’ being developed at Oak Dale

Editor’s note: Oak Dale Cemetery is developing an outer section of the cemetery to accommodate the request for a family burial plot. Below is an...

October 6th, 2020 |  


Champaign County Coffee Trail

Champaign County Coffee Trail

Fall is in the air and there is nothing better than cozying up with a warm cup of coffee in the morning or for an afternoon pick-me-up at a local coff...

October 6th, 2020 |  


She was sort of ‘set’ in her ways

Clicking through TV stations the other day, I caught one of those shopping channels during a kitchen show. Their decorative sets of pans, fashionable ...

October 6th, 2020 |  


Fighting for fair housing

Fighting for fair housing

More than 50 years ago, we passed the Fair Housing Act, and a series of other fair housing and fair lending laws, to outlaw discrimination, promote in...

October 5th, 2020 |  


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