NEWS


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Local News Briefs
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Vehicles collide on Route 29

Road Work

The Ohio Department of Transportation announced the following road projects in Champaign County:U.S. Route 36 between Stringtown Road and Yocom Road w...

September 27th, 2016 |  


RE/MAX agents recognized

For the third straight year, agents of The V. Patrick Hamilton Group (VPH Group) with RE/MAX Leading Edge, 1052 S. Main St., Urbana, were among those ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


NECCFD to outfit rescue with new tires

NORTH LEWISBURG – The Northeast Champaign County Fire District Board on Monday approved the purchase of four new tires for the district’s ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Restored lighthouse on Lake Erie shore in Ohio dedicatedPORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — An historic lighthouse on the shore of Lake Erie is once again...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Route 68 crash injures 1

Route 68 crash injures 1

A crash between a car and a dump truck sent a local man to the hospital with injuries. According to information from the Champaign County Sheriff̵...

September 27th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Playoff picture takes shape

Meyer good at recruiting assistant coaches

COLUMBUS – Urban Meyer’s ability to find and recruit talent is not limited to the players he puts in uniform.Meyer also seems to have shar...

September 28th, 2016 |  


WL-S golf team advances to district tourney

West Liberty-Salem placed second with a team score of 362 in the boys golf sectional played at Reid Park North.For the Tigers, who advances to next we...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Palmer was an icon who didn’t act like one

Palmer was an icon who didn’t act like one

Arnold Palmer was an icon in the world of sports, but he never acted like one.He seemed to really enjoy meeting new people and interacting with them.I...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Blue Knights top Shepherd in men’s soccer

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W. Va. – The Urbana University men’s soccer team blitzed Shepherd with 40 shots and 16 shots on goal during a 5-0 victory o...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


UU’s Jones selected MEC Player of the Week

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – Notre Dame College’s Leonardo Paiva is the Mountain East Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the second straig...

September 27th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Slones celebrate 65th
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Walter/Winnard
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Piatt/White

Births

Lexi Shae PryorLexi Shae Pryor was born Sept. 9, 2016, at 12:21 a.m., weighing 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches, at Springfield Regional ...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Burroughses celebrate 40th

Burroughses celebrate 40th

Jeff and Dianne Burroughs of St. Paris celebrated their 40th anniversary by vacationing in Bermuda, where they had honeymooned. They were married Sept...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Diberts celebrate 30th

Diberts celebrate 30th

Gary and Stephanie Dibert of Champaign County celebrated their 30th anniversary Sept. 13.They are the parents of five children, Elizabeth Reisinger, G...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Cauleys celebrate 50th

Cauleys celebrate 50th

Robert and Tanya Cauley Sr. of Mingo will celebrate their 50th anniversary Sept. 15. They were married on that date in 1966 by Rev. Samuel Furrow in U...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Births

Charlotte “Charlee” Raye AnayaAshlee Anaya of Urbana announces the birth of daughter Charlotte “Charlee” Raye Anaya. She was b...

September 7th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Restrictive diet can help ease intestinal issues

Restrictive diet can help ease intestinal issues

Question: I have a friend who no longer eats wheat products, onions, garlic or a lot of other foods. She said it’s because she has been experien...

September 21st, 2016 |  


What will happen when fiber is no longer fiber?

What will happen when fiber is no longer fiber?

Question: I understand that the recommendation for fiber intake is going up. When will we see that reflected on Nutrition Facts labels?Answer: The new...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Teamwork ensured veteran’s grave properly marked

Thanks to Mr. Buzzy Moore, Mr. Bill Gibson and Ms. Cinda Bailey for a job well done!All of the above named were instrumental with completing a task th...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: When the ordinary became extraordinary

This week’s article contains very few of my own words. On Saturday afternoon I read the following Facebook post by Stacey Sanchez, who wrote elo...

September 18th, 2016 |  


Look out for resistant weeds

Look out for resistant weeds

This is a great time of year to scout soybean fields to see which weeds broke through your herbicide program and consider what changes need to be made...

September 13th, 2016 |  


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