OSU Alumni invited to Summer Send-Off

OSU Alumni invited to Summer Send-Off

Members of the Ohio State Alumni Club of Champaign County go over plans for their Summer Send-Off at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 28, at Pretty Prairie Farm, 4...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Sudden oak death confirmed in Ohio

The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), in coordination with USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS), has detected sudden oak d...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Mercy Health and TrueChat announce podcast

Mercy Health and TrueChat announce podcast

A new podcast by Mercy Health - Urbana Hospital produced in association with TrueChat Inc. is scheduled to be released today according to the presiden...

July 15th, 2019 |  



Mosquito season arrives, prevention begins now

Mosquito season arrives, prevention begins now

Did you now that a small container, holding less than a cup of water is sufficient for the development of mosquitoes? Your Champaign Health District i...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Donations sought for School Supplies program

The 27th annual School Supplies for Kids program is being organized by Messiah Lutheran Church and the Champaign County Kiwanis Club at 1013 East Lawn...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Then & Now – Willow Drive

Then & Now – Willow Drive

Then – This is a circa 1910 photo (#1845) of Willow Drive (now Patrick Avenue/state Route 54) looking south. As related by Emmett Sweetman, engi...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Community Calendar

TUESDAY, JULY 16Toddler Storytime: 10 a.m., St. Paris Public Library for children crawling through 2 years oldPreschool/School Age Storytime: 11 a.m.,...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Armstrong Museum ready to inspire another generation

Armstrong Museum ready to inspire another generation

WAPAKONETA — The Armstrong Air and Space Museum is more than a monument to Wapakoneta’s famous native who was the first man to step foot o...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Kids invited to ‘Touch-A-Truck’ and have a hot dog

Kids invited to ‘Touch-A-Truck’ and have a hot dog

The Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities will host its 3rd annual Touch-A-Truck on July 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot o...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Safety Town classes completed

Safety Town classes completed

From June 17 through 28, Urbana police conducted two week-long Safety Town classes for area youngsters, who will be entering kindergarten next fall. F...

July 12th, 2019 |