Man arrested for drug possession

Man arrested for drug possession

A West Liberty man was arrested Saturday after the Urbana Police Division recovered drug items from a vehicle in which he was riding.Michael A. Fisher...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Commission OKs high school plan

Commission OKs high school plan

The Urbana Planning Commission on Monday approved Urbana City Schools’ preliminary site plan for the construction of a new high school at 500 Wa...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Group, EverPower says wind turbine agreement near Indian Lake a win-win

LAKEVIEW — Officials at EverPower and members of Logan Hardin County Neighbors United are answering to a group’s claim that a recent deal ...

February 23rd, 2016 |  



‘Go Red for Women’ event Saturday night

‘Go Red for Women’ event Saturday night

The first event in the 2016 “Passport to Wellness” is “Go Red for Women” 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Champaign Family Y...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Urbana FFA to host Meals of Hope packing event

Urbana FFA to host Meals of Hope packing event

On March 18, the Urbana FFA chapter will package 50,000 meals with the help of the Meals of Hope Organization. Domestically, this nationwide organizat...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Man sent to prison for sex crimes against minors

A North Lewisburg man was sent to prison last week for sex crimes committed against minors.Jerry E. Duhl, 67, was sent to prison for seven years. Sent...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Soroptimists hold pizza fundraiser

In time for March Madness, the Soroptimist International Club of Urbana is taking orders for pizzas made by Urbana’s hometown pizzeria, Sparky&#...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


ReStore moving to north Urbana

ReStore moving to north Urbana

Since 2003, Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County Ohio (HFHCCO) has given seven first-time homeowners a new lease on life through new home builds, ...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Have a pizza and support Fido’s Field Dog Park

The Little Caesar’s Pizza Kit sale returns as a fundraiser to support Fido’s Field, the dog park at Melvin Miller Park. Orders will be tak...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


‘Bad Art by Good People’

‘Bad Art by Good People’

Editor’s note: This is the final part in a continuing series of profiles of local residents helping raise money for the Champaign County Arts Co...

February 22nd, 2016 |