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Select Sires recognizes Watkins

Select Sires recognizes Watkins

PLAIN CITY - Select Sires Inc. presented service awards to 21 employees in celebration of quinquennial anniversaries. Among those honored on June 14 w...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Urbana Family Medicine and Pediatrics accredited

Urbana Family Medicine and Pediatrics, a practice with Mercy Health Physicians, has been accredited as a Rural Health Clinic (RHC). As part of the acc...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Urbana FFA attends state convention

Urbana FFA attends state convention

Urbana FFA students left early Thursday, May 4, to attend the annual state convention, which is held in Columbus. The convention lasts two days. When ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Community weighs in on Urbana Chromebook program

Urbana City Schools community members largely believe it is important to have technology in students’ hands, according to survey results about t...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


OSU weed specialists to hold field day in Clark County

OSU weed specialists to hold field day in Clark County

SOUTH CHARLESTON - As weeds such as marestail become more of a problem for corn and soybean growers, scientists in the College of Food, Agricultural, ...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Double points at Shady Bowl

Mitchell Hills to host free youth golf tourney

SPRINGFIELD - Mitchell Hills Club will host a free Clark-Champaign County Junior Golf Tournament on Saturday, July 8 for any youth players in the area...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Smith dominates at Shady Bowl

Smith dominates at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF — Shady Bowl Speedway honored local car builder Bob Korn on Saturday.For years, Korn built stock cars that every driver in the midwest w...

June 18th, 2017 |  


Korn Memorial at Shady Bowl

Korn Memorial at Shady Bowl

DeGRAFF – It will be one of the biggest nights of the year for the late model class at Shady Bowl Speedway tonight.The annual Bob Korn Memorial ...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Johnson, Rogan, Russell are UHS Athletes of the Year

Johnson, Rogan, Russell are UHS Athletes of the Year

Cooper Johnson, left, Hunter Rogan, right, and Luc Russell (not pictured) are the Urbana High School 2017 Female and Male Co-Athletes of the Year. Rog...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Bogan to attend Reds-Nats game on July 14

Bogan to attend Reds-Nats game on July 14

Mechanicsburg’s Corey Bogan, winner of the 2017 Harvey Haddix Memorial Sportsmanship Award, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to t...

June 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Boltes celebrate 40th
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Huhns celebrate 50th
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Bowers/Ackerman

Births

Giabella Rose DavisGiabella Rose Davis was born to Brittany Brenneman from Urbana and Craig Davis Jr. from Springfield at 12:37 p.m. May 24, 2017, at ...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Births

Logan Michael MillerChad and Sarah Miller of Urbana announce the birth of a son, Logan Michael Miller, born at 11:42 a.m. on June 1, 2017, at Memorial...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Births

Owen Lee SpriggsJames and Victoria Spriggs of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a son, Owen Lee Spriggs, born at 12:44 p.m. on May 31, 2017, at Memo...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Births

Addison Lynn CoblentzWinston and Emilee Coblentz of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a daughter, Addison Lynn Coblentz, born at 12:42 p.m. on May 2...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Births

April Lynn Rashel LeMasterBrittney Evilsizor and Kurt LeMaster of North Lewisburg announce the birth of a daughter, April Lynn Rashel LeMaster, born a...

June 8th, 2017 |  


OPINION


How to survive caring for aging parents

For 11 years I pleaded with my challenging elderly father to allow a caregiver to help him with my ailing mother, but he always insisted on taking car...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: Showing my age – again

Every time I turned around last week, my age seemed to assert itself. My thoughts turned again and again to the past, as my showing-old-age filter fun...

June 18th, 2017 |  


Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

Introducing Ohio’s next generation to manufacturing

A few years ago, I was talking to an official in the last administration about how to best support American manufacturing, and he remarked to me, R...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Carol Marak at Seniorcare.com has ideas about making your voice heard.

The n4a.org reviewed and analyzed the President’s 2018 Budget Proposal. It shows deep cuts to domestic and safety net programs, increase in defe...

June 11th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: The ugh of the lug in luggage

I was more than excited to receive my first set of luggage: two suitcases and a train case – all with a blue, pebbly finish. The high school gra...

June 11th, 2017 |  


Destroying public records is wrong answer to a real problem

Destroying public records is wrong answer to a real problem

As a lobbyist for the Ohio News Media Association, I sometimes see things in politics that make me want to cry, but I’ve only teared up once in ...

June 8th, 2017 |  


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