Local bank robbery suspect arrested

Local bank robbery suspect arrested

A series of local bank robberies during the summer has been connected to one suspect.Early Friday morning, a task force which included members of the ...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Graham, Urbana earn wins in CBC action

Graham, Urbana earn wins in CBC action

ST. PARIS – Graham rallied to beat Ben Logan, 47-35, in CBC football Friday night.Ben Logan quarterback Kam Allen connected on a touchdown pass ...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Mechanicsburg beats WL-S; Triad falls to NE

Mechanicsburg beats WL-S; Triad falls to NE

WEST LIBERTY – Jake Hurst rushed for 261 yards and three touchdowns as top-ranked Mechanicsburg beat WL-S, 35-20, in OHC football Friday night.I...

October 15th, 2021 |  



Sutphen facility breaks ground

Sutphen facility breaks ground

On Wednesday morning, Sutphen Corporation held an official groundbreaking celebration at its new project site, 935 S. Edgewood Ave., Urbana.The new fa...

October 13th, 2021 |  


Urbana FFA members place in soil judging

Urbana FFA members place in soil judging

In urban soil judging, students must judge the soil based on four different categories. These categories include buildings with basements, septic tank...

October 12th, 2021 |  


Veterans’ dinner and dance slated

Veterans’ dinner and dance slated

Tickets are now available for the Champaign County Arts Council’s Veterans Day Dinner Dance being held at the VFW hall in Urbana on Saturday, No...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Head-on crash closes U.S. 68

Head-on crash closes U.S. 68

A head-on crash on U.S. Route 68 south of Hickory Grove Road closed the highway on Monday afternoon.According to witnesses and local reports, one pers...

October 11th, 2021 |  


Graham teams knock off Urbana in golf; Merritt 8th at district

Graham teams knock off Urbana in golf; Merritt 8th at district

Visiting Graham beat Urbana, 175-187, in CBC boys golf earlier this season.For the Falcons (8-1, 7-0), Grant Woodruff had a 41, Tyler Dowty a 44, Maso...

October 9th, 2021 |  


CCPA to host 2021 Cemetery Tour

CCPA to host 2021 Cemetery Tour

Did you know that a family in Urbana worked to build a park on the graveyard at Ward and Kenton Streets?Or that upon one resident’s death, he ha...

October 9th, 2021 |  


Little Free Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Little Free Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

On Monday, September 27, the Champaign Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting for the Aktion Club of Champaign County’s new little free libra...

October 8th, 2021 |