Reader commends school board decision

I commend the Urbana School Board for voting to require masks in our schools. This important step will help keep students, teachers, and support staff...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Pro-lifers respond to letter

After our four-column letter on the Texas law halting abortions, two Urbana Daily Citizen items call for responses. Chris Creamer (Sep. 9) wrote that ...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Another view on the Texas law

In response to Mr George’s incendiary and fact-free letter dated September 6, I’d merely ask Mr. George if, to provide some comparison to ...

September 8th, 2021 |  



About the Texas law

Texas lawThe Urbana Daily Citizen (September 3, pp. 1-2) carried an article about the Supreme Court not blocking a new Texas law halting most abortion...

September 6th, 2021 |  


Grave decorations repeatedly stolen

Our parents were both hard working, loving people that taught us good morals, right from wrong and if you want something in life, you got to earn it. ...

August 30th, 2021 |  


Fair contest draws 42 entries

The Most Precious Baby Contest held in the Merchants Building at the County Fair drew 42 entries of babies under age 2, and the four winners shared $5...

August 20th, 2021 |  


Mandel’s ‘toxic’ environment is not right for Senate

Josh Mandel is not the right choice for the United States Senate. The Columbus Dispatch reported recently that members of Mandel’s campaign fina...

July 1st, 2021 |  


Track records made to be broken

First of all, congratulations to our Champaign County participants in the state track meet last weekend - The West Liberty-Salem girls state title tea...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Nursing homes are in need of a lifeline

As the Ohio Legislature configures the biennial budget, it is important that they support our state’s long-term care providers. Long-term care h...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Cawley: UU was not just a place to work

A year ago, Franklin University announced the closing of the Urbana University Campus. For the first time in 170 years (excluding the Civil War closin...

April 22nd, 2021 |