‘Fall Back’ while stepping up disaster readiness by using these tips from FEMA

On Sunday, Nov. 1, Daylight Saving Time ends and clocks are set back an hour. Take advantage of extra sleep, then take a few simple steps suggested by...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Christiansburg General Store seeks voter approval to sell beer

Christiansburg General Store seeks voter approval to sell beer

CHRISTIANSBURG – A local store is hoping to become the first business in decades permitted to sell beer in Christiansburg after residents vote o...

October 30th, 2015 updated: October 30th, 2015. |  


Johnson Township tries to pass multiple road levies Nov. 3

Johnson Township tries to pass multiple road levies Nov. 3

Johnson Township officials are trying to pass a road maintenance renewal and replacement levy Tuesday.Township residents will vote on a renewal of a t...

October 30th, 2015 |  



Barely Used Pet

Barely Used Pet

Hi! My name is Mindy. I am about 1-1/2 years old and I’m a mixture of beagle and bloodhound. I weigh about 45-50 pounds. I have been spayed and ...

October 30th, 2015 |  


2015 Harvest Run for Hunger 5K race supports Second Harvest Food Bank

SPRINGFIELD - The 2015 Harvest Run for Hunger 5K Run and Family Walk, benefiting the Second Harvest Food Bank, will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Honda announces CNG station opening

Honda announces CNG station opening

TROY - American Honda Motor Company Inc. announced on Wednesday the opening of a public compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling station at its parts di...

October 29th, 2015 |  


HEAP of help available from Community Action Organization for winter heating bills

Are you or someone you know fighting to make ends meet? Struggling with your winter heating bills? Do you have a heating emergency?The Emergency Home ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Green Hills apartment renovation nears completion north of West Liberty

WEST LIBERTY - The $9.5 million project to renovate and update 76 apartments on the campus of Green Hills Community, north of West Liberty, is nearing...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Council members vie for Christiansburg mayor spot in the Nov. 3 election

Council members vie for Christiansburg mayor spot in the Nov. 3 election

CHRISTIANSBURG – Village council members Jennifer Litteral and Charles E. Lyons III will compete for Christianburg’s mayor position Nov. 3...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Dogs making new friends at Fido’s Field in Urbana’s Melvin Miller Park

Dogs making new friends at Fido’s Field in Urbana’s Melvin Miller Park

Dogs and their people are finding new decor at Fido’s Field, the dog park within Urbana’s Melvin Miller Park. Donated by the Urbana Fire D...

October 29th, 2015 |