UHS grad creates children’s book

UHS grad creates children’s book

Urbana High School graduate and former athlete Jasmine Pickett has penned a children’s book called “The Adventures of Jaz and Lulu: Chasin...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Charity marks 40th year

Charity marks 40th year

The Cancer Association of Champaign County (CACC) turns 40 years old this month. In October of 2020 the CACC reached the milestone of serving the canc...

October 13th, 2020 |  


4th race pits Jordan against 2 challengers

4th race pits Jordan against 2 challengers

LIMA — During his last decade spent on Capitol Hill, Rep. Jim Jordan has been able to channel the sort of political outrage felt by many small-t...

October 12th, 2020 |  



Champaign YMCA launches annual campaign

Champaign YMCA launches annual campaign

The Champaign Family YMCA launched its Annual Campaign this month to ensure that everyone in Champaign County has access to vital community programs a...

October 7th, 2020 |  


DAR seeks help with ‘Wreaths Across America’

DAR seeks help with ‘Wreaths Across America’

The Urbana Chapter of the DAR is coordinating the local observance of Wreaths Across America, recognizing military veterans and deployed military. VFW...

October 7th, 2020 |  


Benches donated to bike trail

Benches donated to bike trail

WEST LIBERTY - The Simon Kenton Pathfinders were granted $3,000 from the Community Impact Fund of the United Way of Logan County. These dollars were u...

October 6th, 2020 |  


Gallagher Fen State Nature Preserve worth the hunt

Gallagher Fen State Nature Preserve worth the hunt

CLARK COUNTY — The fall hiking season has finally arrived. For many, fall is a favorite time for hitting the trails, with autumn colors, cooler ...

October 5th, 2020 |  


Nov. 3 ballots include school, road, library issues

Nov. 3 ballots include school, road, library issues

A library issue, school levies, city charter amendments, road levies and mostly unopposed Republican incumbents are on Champaign County ballots for th...

October 5th, 2020 |  


One-mill renewal levy on Graham ballots

One-mill renewal levy on Graham ballots

ST. PARIS - About 25 percent of Graham students are starting this school year with online learning rather than attending in-person classes, according ...

October 5th, 2020 |  


Champaign County Library renewal levy on ballot

Champaign County Library renewal levy on ballot

The Champaign County Library’s 0.8-mill, five-year renewal levy for current operating expenses is the only countywide issue on local Nov. 3 gene...

October 5th, 2020 |