ESC receives grant to improve efficiency

The Madison-Champaign Educational Service Center (ESC) will receive a state grant to improve efficiency in its programs.The ESC received a Local Gover...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Club News

Club News

On Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, the Urbana chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at the Urbana Presbyterian Church for the annual planning...

September 9th, 2015 updated: September 9th, 2015. |  


Champaign Shriners’ Children’s Hospital Fund Drive is Sept. 12

Champaign Shriners’ Children’s Hospital Fund Drive is Sept. 12

The Champaign Co. Shrine Club’s annual Children’s Hospital Fund Drive will be held Saturday, Sept 12.Volunteers will be located in Urbana ...

September 8th, 2015 |  



Familiar face to visit the area this week

Familiar face to visit the area this week

MECHANICSBURG - Those who attended the 2014 Mechanicsburg Bicentennial Summer Celebration event will recognize one of its featured guests when he retu...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Sept. 11 observation scheduled

Sept. 11 observation scheduled

Freedom Grove Park will be lined with the red, white and blue Sept. 11-13 as part of several events taking place to commemorate the 14th anniversary o...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Alpacas to be on display at Oktoberfest

Alpacas to be on display at Oktoberfest

Look for some new features at the 2015 Champaign County Historical Society’s Oktoberfest this year.This community family affair of food booths, ...

September 8th, 2015 updated: September 8th, 2015. |  


Juvenile charged in alleged abduction attempt

A Champaign County juvenile was charged with two counts of attempted abduction following an alleged abduction attempt on the Simon Kenton Trail Tuesda...

September 8th, 2015 |  


St. Paris Pony Wagon Days events start on Thursday

St. Paris Pony Wagon Days events start on Thursday

ST. PARIS – Kyle and Nancy Bowman will be the grand marshals for the Pony Wagon Days Parade to kick off this year’s festivities.The parade...

September 7th, 2015 |  


Perpetual announces dividend

Perpetual Federal Savings Bank (OTCBB: “PFOH”) has announced a quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share for the period ending Sept. 30. Th...

September 7th, 2015 |  


Mburg library story times Sept. 9

MECHANICSBURG – Mechanicsburg Public Library fall story times will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9.Children ages 2-5 along with their famili...

September 7th, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |