NEWS


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Ely Serna appears in court for hearing
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Try him as an adult?
New equestrian arena near Wilmington

New equestrian arena near Wilmington

WILMINGTON - While it’s been open for several weeks now, the Sanctuary Arena at the World Equestrian Center near Wilmington qualifies as a new f...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Settlement reached for teacher fired after Facebook postSYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school district has reached a settlement after a substitut...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Urbana board discusses assessment, attendance policies

The Urbana City Schools’ board learned more about the district’s grading, assessment and attendance policies at a special work session Thu...

January 20th, 2017 |  


PAWS Animal Shelter

PAWS Animal Shelter

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)Everyone loves Katniss. She is a sweet and very quiet girl. Her face always looks so sad, even when she is purring. Katniss i...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Green Hills invites seniors to try out Aquatic & Fitness Center

WEST LIBERTY - Anyone age 50 years old and older is invited to an open house of the Aquatic & Fitness Center at Green Hills Community, West Libert...

January 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Notre Dame College sweeps UU
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Graham, Urbana girls fall

Wheeling Jesuit sweeps Blue Knight teams

WHEELING, W. Va. – The sixth-ranked Wheeling Jesuit Cardinals downed Urbana University men’s basketball by a final count of 89-63 Saturday...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


WL-S girls defeat Greeneview in 2 OTs

JAMESTOWN – Lily Yoder had a team-high 16 points as WL-S beat Greeneview, 52-49, in 2 OTs in OHC girls basketball.Greeneview led, 12-11, at the ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Madison Plains rallies to down Triad

NORTH LEWISBURG – Madison Plains held off Triad, 52-49, Friday night in OHC boys basketball.The score was tied, 14-14, at the end of the first q...

January 20th, 2017 |  


IL pulls away late to beat UHS

IL pulls away late to beat UHS

Urbana and Indian Lake went back and forth Friday night, with the visiting Lakers coming out on top, 63-49.Urbana looked sharp offensively early, with...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Urbana, Graham split in CBC bowling

Urbana defeated Graham, 3,067-2,695, in boys bowling on Thursday.For the Hillclimbers, Luc Russell had a 270-235/505, Kyle Beavers a 268-238/506, Tayl...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Notre Dame College sweeps UU

Notre Dame College sweeps UU

Urbana University’s Morgan Mattimore blows past Notre Dame College’s Marisa Finazzo on the baseline Thursday at the Grimes Center. The Blu...

January 19th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Births

Gauge Lee CassellGauge Lee Cassell was born Nov. 9, 2016, at Memorial Hospital of Union County, weighing 8.7 pounds and measuring 19 inches, to Joshua...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Births

Brantley Evan Joseph WilliamsJoseph Williams and Elizabeth West of Marysville announce the birth of a son, Brantley Evan Joseph Williams, born at 11:3...

December 24th, 2016 |  


Ferrymans celebrate 50th

Ferrymans celebrate 50th

Jack and Carol Ferryman of Urbana will celebrate their 50th anniversary Dec. 24. The couple were married on that date in 1966 in Urbana by Rev. Wesley...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Births

Jace TaylorJace Taylor was born Oct. 27, 2016, at 4 a.m., weighing 9 pounds, 2 ounces and measuring 21 inches, at Soin Hospital to Amy Evans-Taylor an...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Births

Caroline “Cara” May BarrettCaroline “Cara” May Barrett was born Dec. 5, 2016, at 8:21 a.m. weighing 7 pounds, 5 ounces and mea...

December 14th, 2016 |  


OPINION


No more excuses, Republicans

Too often, Washington puts the concerns of the politically connected before those of ordinary Americans.Imagine this scenario. A man who works a secon...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: The inconvenience of the good, old days

Thank goodness the month of December is over! My relief, however, is unrelated to the holiday season just celebrated. The last month of 2016 presented...

January 8th, 2017 |  


Seniors need to take care of themselves during winter

“Oh baby, it’s cold outside,” is a suitable phrase for the season and fitting for the extreme freezes we’re experiencing acros...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Changing Obamacare may mean higher costs, less coverage

Lori Eng, a 62-year-old office manager who works in western Nebraska, sent an email not long ago telling me she was “terrified” she might ...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Elections and polls: Who cares who’s ahead?

Elections and polls: Who cares who’s ahead?

Why do voters need to know who is winning or losing a political campaign before the votes are counted?In the wake of Donald Trump’s victory in t...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


Delivering results in 2016

Delivering results in 2016

Ohioans are tired of Washington gridlock and want to see things getting done that will help them and their families. That’s how I feel. We don&#...

January 1st, 2017 |  


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