Man sent to prison for assault on deputy

Man sent to prison for assault on deputy

A man was sent to prison after he pleaded guilty to attacking a Champaign County sheriff deputy Wednesday in the Champaign County Common Pleas Court.C...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Jail commission approves two projects

MECHANICSBURG – The Tri-County Correction Commission approved two projects last week during the first meeting of the year.Discussing potential 2...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Habitat for Humanity seeking pre-applicants

Habitat of Humanity of Champaign County is accepting pre-applications for its 11th home build and plans to invite all pre-applicants for an orientatio...

January 17th, 2019 |  



Mechanicsburg bluegrass concert planned for Saturday postponed to Feb. 23

Mechanicsburg bluegrass concert planned for Saturday postponed to Feb. 23

MECHANICSBURG - A concert planned for this weekend featuring award-winning bluegrass band Audie Blaylock and Redline has been postponed until Feb. 23 ...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Chamber welcomes library’s Imagine Lab

Chamber welcomes library’s Imagine Lab

The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting at the new Imagine Lab at the Champaign County Library in Urbana. From left are Susie Koennecke, ...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Improve your grain marketing plans

Improve your grain marketing plans

Do you want to do a better job of pricing your corn and soybeans? Is grain marketing a confusing and daunting task? If so, this workshop is for you!Oh...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Library offers place for children to learn and play

Library offers place for children to learn and play

The Christiansburg Community Library Early Literacy Center is now ready for children to play, socialize and work on the building blocks of literacy. T...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Send a Valentine to a hero

The message is a simple one: “Thank you so much for what you do, we always need you.” This is just one of the many messages from a child t...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Club News

Club News

The Urbana Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met Jan. 7 at the First Presbyterian Church, Urbana. Fourteen chapter members were present.Reg...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Mechanicsburg Meats Team is 3rd in Denver

Mechanicsburg Meats Team is 3rd in Denver

The Mechanicsburg Meats Evaluation Team competed at the National Western Roundup on January 12th in Denver, Colorado. The team qualified for this even...

January 16th, 2019 |