Village to spray for mosquitoes

ST. PARIS – The village will spray again for mosquitoes at dusk during the evening today.The village advises residents with respiratory problems...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Urbana resident pens motivational book for business

Urbana resident pens motivational book for business

Urbana resident Jon Umstead’s new book aims to help business owners and others succeed with their goals.The new book, “Business is ART,...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Road, lanes closed

State Route 245 between Salem Cemetery Road and Cemetery Road is closed through Aug. 7, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation. The offici...

August 4th, 2015 |  



Foreclosure process of land is topic

Foreclosure process of land is topic

A longstanding vacant property in the city of Urbana is headed to a sheriff’s sale as part of its foreclosure process.During a special meeting o...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Mechanicsburg man imprisoned after 11 OVIs

Mechanicsburg man imprisoned after 11 OVIs

LONDON - A Mechanicsburg man was sentenced to two and-a-half years in prison Monday in Madison County Common Pleas Court for his 11th OVI conviction.C...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Precision Ag Day to feature combine and drone technology

The Precision Agriculture Day: Combine and Drone Technology will be held Friday, Aug. 21, at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana. This event wi...

August 4th, 2015 |  


M’burg library schedules emergency meeting

The Mechanicsburg Public Library will hold an emergency meeting to consider estimates for roof repair at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, in the meeting room...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Pork barn profits provide scholarships, improvements

Pork barn profits provide scholarships, improvements

Champaign County’s Pork Council Pork Barn sales have contributed over $160,000 to scholarships and improvements to the fairgrounds.The pork barn...

August 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Vehicle shooter receives prison sentence

Vehicle shooter receives prison sentence

A man who pleaded guilty to shooting at passing vehicles from his residence was ordered to serve multiple years in prison Monday.David M. Armstrong wa...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


City expected to receive SAFER grant

Urbana City Council, during its meeting today in municipal court chambers, will be presented with a request to suspend the three-readings rule and pas...

August 3rd, 2015 |