Woodstock to purchase lot beside municipal building

WOODSTOCK – After several years of negotiations, the village council agreed on Monday to acquire the vacant lot at 106 W. Bennett St.The roughly...

September 20th, 2015 |  


West Liberty-Salem school board approves hires

WEST LIBERTY – The West Liberty-Salem Local Schools board finalized some last minute staff hires Sept. 15.The board approved hiring Administrati...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Champaign County residents invited to learn how to be Master Gardener Volunteers

Learn to be a Master Gardener at 6 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Champaign County Library.The Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program...

September 20th, 2015 |  



Graham school board looking to replace buses

ST. PARIS – Graham Local Schools board approved advertising to purchase two new buses at its Monday meeting.The board also approved hiring an ad...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Local News Briefs

Local News Briefs

Worthy of pasta: Olive Garden seeks nominationsSPRINGFIELD - Olive Garden is seeking nominations for individuals and families who are in need or who h...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Champaign Family YMCA has new Fall/Winter Swim Team

Champaign Family YMCA has new Fall/Winter Swim Team

The Champaign Family YMCA announced the addition of the Champaign Family Flying Fish Swim Team this Fall/Winter. The Flying Fish will join the North D...

September 19th, 2015 updated: September 20th, 2015. |  


Blessing of the Aircraft at Grimes Field

Blessing of the Aircraft at Grimes Field

Father Larry Gearhart, pastor of the four Catholic parishes in Champaign County, presides over Blessing of the Aircraft at Grimes Field on Friday. Spo...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Village’s fall cleanup scheduled for next week

ST. PARIS – Village residents looking to get rid of yard debris can do so during the village’s fall cleanup, Sept. 21-25. Residents need t...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Urbana police investigating break-ins of 58 units at Urbana Self Storage

Urbana police investigating break-ins of 58 units at Urbana Self Storage

The Urbana Police Division is investigating multiple breaking and enterings to storage units from earlier this week.Urbana Police Chief Matt Lingrell ...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Triad school board learns of reading program, survey results

NORTH LEWISBURG – A new summer reading program may help students retain more reading skills, Triad Local Schools board members learned Thursday....

September 18th, 2015 |