Junior fair standouts honored

Junior fair standouts honored

Several individuals received recognition Sunday during grandstand ceremonies at the Champaign County Fair. Heather Lowry was crowned this year’s...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Annual pie auction raises money for pork efforts

Annual pie auction raises money for pork efforts

Sunday afternoon the Champaign County Pork Council held its annual Pie Auction to raise money for the 4-H swine community. Mindy Lensman hosted the au...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Fairgrounds building dedicated to Melvin Cook

Fairgrounds building dedicated to Melvin Cook

(Editor’s note: On Sunday, a brief ceremony was conducted at the Champaign County Fairgrounds. The ceremony dedicated a new building in the memo...

August 10th, 2015 |  



Top winners at the fair

Top winners at the fair

Hundreds of fair pictures are available for viewing on the Urbana Daily Citizen website. Want to see more fair photos throughout this week that didn&#...

August 10th, 2015 |  


‘Eat Local’ during Ohio Local Foods Week

‘Eat Local’ during Ohio Local Foods Week

Editor’s note: The Champaign County Commission declared this week Local Foods Week in a proclamation encouraging residents to purchase locally-p...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 4

Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 4

Sewing for Others winners from left: Royetta Hill (Model), Alana Ballard – Honorable Mention; Bailey Buell, Lily Trenor (Model)– State Fai...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 3

Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 3

Ashton Arnette – Active Sportswear Rosette & State Fair; Also Outstanding of the Day & Clock Trophy at State FairPaige Chesser – R...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 2

Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 2

Grace Hepp – Rosette & State Fair, Creative CostumesLook Great for Less winners from left: Jennifer Sizemore – Rosette; Ali Dixon R...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 1

Rosette, Skillathon winners/state fair delegates 1

Travis Cox, Purr-fect Pals, Rosette & State FairBrooke Copeland, Home Economics $500 Scholarship RecipientKatelyn Crabill, Rosette Let’s Sta...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Champaign County Fair winners parade/Sunday 1

Champaign County Fair winners parade/Sunday 1

Sydney Bingham, Beginner Obedience, Fourth Place Grooming and Handling and Second Place Dog CareAddy Wilson, First Place Grooming and Handling, First ...

August 10th, 2015 |