College grads celebrate

College grads celebrate

On May 11, Urbana University, a branch campus of Franklin University, hosted its 128th Commencement Ceremony in the Warren G. Grimes Center.Students, ...

May 14th, 2019 |  


WL-S students explore farm life

WL-S students explore farm life

West Liberty-Salem Elementary students were introduced to farm animals and equipment on Ag Science Day, held May 10 with the help of WL-S FFA students...

May 14th, 2019 |  


Hiding in plain sight

Hiding in plain sight

Several egrets are shown gathered in a marshy area of southeastern Champaign County. Urbana’s Emma Landolfo took their photo before they took fl...

May 14th, 2019 |  



Community Calendar

THURSDAY, MAY 16“An Evening in the Garden with TWIG”: 6-8 p.m., McAuley Senior Living, 906 Scioto St., Urbana. Buy $15 tickets by May 14 a...

May 14th, 2019 |  


Clark State to offer summer manufacturing camp

SPRINGFIELD - Clark State Community College in partnership with Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs (NBT) will offer a summer manufacturing camp for studen...

May 14th, 2019 |  


Alternative medicine works with llamas, too

Alternative medicine works with llamas, too

On Thursday, Dr. Kari McManus, right, of the Urbana Veterinary Clinic spoke to the Los Llameros de St. Paris 4-H Club about overall llama health, CVSM...

May 13th, 2019 |  


Click it or ticket initiative begins

Click it or ticket initiative begins

Beginning May 20 and running through June 2, 2019 law enforcement agencies throughout Champaign County will be participating in the “Click it or...

May 13th, 2019 |  


WL-S students learn fire safety from the pros

WL-S students learn fire safety from the pros

During last week’s Fire Safety Week, members of the West Liberty Fire Department talked to West Liberty-Salem Elementary students about fire saf...

May 13th, 2019 |  


UUMC plans worship service at Gloria

UUMC plans worship service at Gloria

The Urbana United Methodist Church invites veterans, active military members and their families to attend a Memorial Day weekend worship service, 10 a...

May 13th, 2019 |  


Community Calendar

TUESDAY, MAY 14MHDAS Board: 5 p.m., 1521 N. Detroit St., West Liberty. Regular meeting.Mt. Carmel Cemetery Board: 6 p.m., Salem Township Meeting Hall,...

May 13th, 2019 |