City pool opens Saturday

City pool opens Saturday

The city pool at Melvin Miller Park will open for the season on Saturday, May 19, weather permitting.The Champaign Family YMCA staff, pool manager for...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Historical Society recognizes state finalists

Historical Society recognizes state finalists

On Sunday, the Champaign County Historical Society recognized state finalists in the National History Day competition during a program at the museum. ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Wilson wins ‘Best of Show’ at Juried Art Exhibition

Wilson wins ‘Best of Show’ at Juried Art Exhibition

The Champaign County Arts Council has announced the awards for its 5th annual Juried Art Exhibition.The show included 44 pieces and 14 artists from Ch...

May 16th, 2018 |  



Belle of the ball

Belle of the ball

Mike Ullery | AIM Media MidwestB-17 Flying Fortress Memphis Belle is unveiled in a private reception ceremony at the National Museum of the United Sta...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Chamber hold ribbon-cutting at Urbana High School

Chamber hold ribbon-cutting at Urbana High School

The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting April 22 at the new Urbana High School. From left are Charles Thiel, superintendent, Urbana City ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Rosewood Class of 1948 to hold reunion

Rosewood Class of 1948 to hold reunion

The Rosewood High School Class of 1948 will get together for a reunion dinner Friday at The Farmer’s Daughter. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20...

May 15th, 2018 |  


A week of B-17 events begin in area

A week of B-17 events begin in area

Mike Ullery | AIM Media MidwestDan and, Janice Dana Ehrlich, along with Paul Bellamy, Andy Swinnen, and Greg Schafer, l-r, chat in front of B-17 Champ...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


Middle school artists show their work

Middle school artists show their work

The Champaign County Arts Council held a competition for local middle school artists, displaying their work in the Arts Council Gallery/Mike Major Stu...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)Hi there. My name is Pip. I’m a resident here at Paws Animal Shelter and I’m looking for my forever home. I”...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Urbana students do well at state history competition

Urbana students do well at state history competition

On April 22, 16 students from Urbana City Schools represented the district at the state National History Day competition at Ohio Wesleyan University i...

May 11th, 2018 |