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Johnson held on $500,000 bond

Johnson held on $500,000 bond

MADISON COUNTY - Former Mount Sterling Village Administrator Joe Johnson remains in jail under $500,000 cash or surety bond, following arraignment in ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Airport parking lot work set to begin

All operations at Grimes Field in Urbana will go on as normal during scheduled maintenance and repair of the airport’s parking lot and two main ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Board member spars with ‘bully’ Thiel

A series of salary adjustments and contract approvals brought tense arguments between board members and Urbana City Schools Superintendent Charles Thi...

July 27th, 2016 |  


From Concord Twp. to Nicaragua

From Concord Twp. to Nicaragua

CONCORD TOWNSHIP – Local missionaries Ben and Dagny (Henderson) Dunham are in the process of selling everything they own, including their rural ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Nicklaus has very special memories of Urbana Country Club

Nicklaus has very special memories of Urbana Country Club

Jack Nicklaus says he has “very special memories” of Urbana Country Club.He played high school matches at UCC every year as a member of th...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Nicklaus, Snead played here 60 years ago

Sixty years ago today, a 16-year-old Jack Nicklaus played PGA star Sam Snead in an exhibition match at Urbana Country Club that also featured local go...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Blue Knights earn AVCA team academic award

Urbana University received the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the second time in program history.The Blue Knig...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Meyer sees a bit of ‘14 in this year’s team

CHICAGO – Last year Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer warned his team against reliving and reflecting too much on the 2014 national champion...

July 26th, 2016 |  


MEC football media day set for Wednesday

Urbana University Head Football Coach Tyler Haines will appear at the Mountain East Conference Football Media Day, scheduled for Wednesday at the Brid...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Lots of questions for OSU, other Big Ten contenders

Summer’s heading into the back stretch. Or at least it is if you believe fall starts as soon as college football season begins.The Big Ten’...

July 24th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Erwins celebrate 40th
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Eckstein/Byers

Births

Teagan Margaret StephensRoger W. and Kara N. Stephens of Urbana, announce the birth of their daughter, Teagan Margaret Stephens, at 9:52 a.m. Thursday...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Kensler/Varian

Kensler/Varian

Mr. and Mrs. Sam Kensler of Rushsylvania announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Cheyenne Pauline Kensler, to Wayce DuRae Varian.The bride...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Keelers celebrate 60th

Keelers celebrate 60th

Alfred and Janet L Keeler of Mechanicsburg are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on July 14. They were married on that date in 1956 by Rev. E...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Helmses celebrate 25th

Helmses celebrate 25th

Gary and Kathy Helms of Urbana celebrated their 25th anniversary July 6. They were married on that date in 1991 by the Rev. Watts.Mr. Helms is employe...

July 10th, 2016 |  


Chamberlin/Harris

Chamberlin/Harris

Sarah Elizabeth Chamberlin, daughter of Mark and Susan Chamberlin, and Samuel Martin Harris, son of Dan and Debbie Harris, will be married in the Harr...

July 8th, 2016 |  


OPINION


THEIR VIEW: Urbana school superintendent answers questions in 4-part series

Editor’s note: This is the fourth of a four-part series this week answering questions posed about the school construction process. All parts of ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


THEIR VIEW: Urbana school superintendent answers questions in 4-part series

Editor’s note: This is the third of a four-part series this week answering questions posed about the school construction process. All parts of t...

July 21st, 2016 |  


THEIR VIEW: Urbana school superintendent answers questions in 4-part series

Editor’s note: This is the second of a four-part series this week answering questions posed about the school construction process. All parts of ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


How to use the ‘5-20’ rule for healthy choices

How to use the ‘5-20’ rule for healthy choices

Question: I’ve never been a fan of Nutrition Facts labels, but a friend recently mentioned that she reads them all the time, using something cal...

July 20th, 2016 |  


THEIR VIEW: Urbana school superintendent answers questions in 4-part series

Editor’s note: This is the first of a four-part series this week answering questions posed about the school construction process. All parts of t...

July 20th, 2016 |  


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