Resident thanks health district

I wish to express kudos to the Champaign Health District Department for its amazing inoculation procedures. The service was very well organized, with ...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Addressing telemedicine and abortion

With the imminent signing of the Telemedicine Abortion Ban by Gov. DeWine, those women contemplating a do-it-yourself abortion at home should be aware...

January 14th, 2021 |  


UPDATED: Urbana DAR thanks ‘Wreaths Across America’ participants

Thank you! Thank you, wreath donors and participants for helping Urbana Chapter DAR carry out another successful “Wreaths Across America” ...

January 12th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  



CCPA cemetery tours a success

What an exciting time in Urbana’s Oak Dale Cemetery last week-end. From the moment you entered the cemetery, you traveled a lighted path to the ...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Help local Wreaths Across America effort

“Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.”John 15:13Approximately 1,703 veterans are currently known...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Prayer has changed nations

Our country has been in an almost hopelessly deadlocked partisan battle for some time now. It’s causing our nation to stand still instead of mov...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Local group responds to Boomer Blog

Shirley Scott’s blog on Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Urbana Daily Citizen. Sep. 23, 2020, pp. 6, 8) is all praise. She was “courageous, determined...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Reader: Sick child not allowed at clinic

This morning, I called a local medical clinic (staffed by physicians) to ask the protocol for treating a 5 year old child with the sniffles and a temp...

September 16th, 2020 |  


Reader disagrees with parent’s complaint

This letter is in response to an article written by Christopher Selmek dated 8/20/20 titled Urbana BOE prepares for school.I have 3 main points and or...

September 7th, 2020 |  


ELECTION LETTERS POLICY

Letters to the newspaper about the Nov. 3 election are welcome.Writers are invited to submit letters of up to 100 words for a flat fee of $50 per lett...

August 31st, 2020 |