City agrees to purchase new Freightliner medic

The Urbana Fire Division will add a new ambulance to its fleet later this year after Urbana City Council on Tuesday authorized the purchase of a 2016 ...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Urbana Fire Division gets new rescue equipment

Urbana Fire Division gets new rescue equipment

The Urbana Fire Division is in the process of incorporating new rescue equipment it recently received as part of a federal grant.Some of the new tools...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Visitors learn to paint at North Lewisburg library

Visitors learn to paint at North Lewisburg library

Penny Forman of Bellefontaine, left, and Lori Hill of North Lewisburg, display their paintings following a painting class at the North Lewisburg branc...

February 3rd, 2016 |  



Rural Urban Night to change venue

The Urbana Rotary Club’s 44th annual Rural Urban Night is moving to a new location this year.The event will be held at 6:15 p.m. Feb. 15 at the ...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Roundabout could see changes

Roundabout could see changes

Representatives from Burgess & Niple, a Columbus-based engineering and architectural firm hired by the city of Urbana to study the Monument Square...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Readers comment about Urbana’s roundabout …

Jamie Horn: If people used a turn signal it would be a great thing but instead you have to guess whether someone is going straight or turning so it do...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Perpetual Federal bank announces first quarter operating results

Perpetual Federal Savings Bank of Urbana, Ohio (OTCBB: “PFOH”) reported fiscal first quarter net income of $1.2 million, or basic and dilu...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


UPDATED: Salem Township road levy is on the March ballot

SALEM TWP. – Salem Township will ask voters to pass a new road maintenance levy in March four months after the previous attempt failed.Residents...

February 2nd, 2016 updated: February 3rd, 2016. |  


Club News

The Urbana Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met on Monday, Jan. 11, at 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Urbana, Ohio with 14 mem...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Urbana native works as grip in Hollywood

After graduating from Ohio University in 1999 with a degree in communications, Urbana native Aaron Smith got a job working at ABC 6/Fox 28 TV in Colum...

February 1st, 2016 |