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A sure sign of spring ahead
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Pets of the Week
Urbana University honors Judge Roger Wilson

Urbana University honors Judge Roger Wilson

Former long-time Champaign County Common Pleas Court Judge Roger Wilson was honored Thursday night at the Urbana University/West Liberty University ba...

February 24th, 2017 |  


A sure sign of spring ahead

A sure sign of spring ahead

On Sunday, Feb. 26, at 1 p.m., join Cedar Bog Nature Preserve Site Manager Tracy Bleim and Certified Volunteer Naturalist Jim Lemon as they lead the a...

February 24th, 2017 |  


West Liberty-Salem to hold kindergarten screenings

WEST LIBERTY - The West Liberty-Salem Local School District will hold kindergarten screenings from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, and Friday,...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Sara Neer to lead Security National Bank’s Mechanicsburg Office

Sara Neer to lead Security National Bank’s Mechanicsburg Office

MECHANICSBURG - Sara Neer has been tapped to lead Security National Bank’s Mechanicsburg Office. Neer joined the bank in 2011 at the Scioto Stre...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Market Street Community Gardens group to meet at Champaign County Library

Market Street Community Gardens will be taking applications for the 2017 growing season at a meeting of all returning and interested new gardeners at ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Falcons, Indians prevail
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Rams nip Tigers in sectional

Local wrestlers shine in sectionals

The first day of sectional wrestling concluded Friday, with several local grapplers alive for today’s competition.In Division II at Graham, Grah...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Urbana U. sweeps Ohio Valley U. in baseball

BECKLEY, W. Va. – Urbana University baseball scored a season-high 13 runs in each game of Friday’s doubleheader sweep of Ohio Valley at Ep...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Urbana boys win district bowling title

Urbana qualified for state by winning the Division II boys district bowling tournament at Beaver-Vu Lanes. Graham was third and also qualified for sta...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Rams nip Tigers in sectional

Rams nip Tigers in sectional

CLAYTON — West Liberty-Salem erased a 13-point fourth-quarter deficit and took the lead with 10 seconds to go, but Greeneview scored with six-te...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Yoder scores 26 in WL-S sectional win

PITTSBURG - Lily Yoder had a game-high 26 points in top-seeded West Liberty-Salem’s 71-14 victory over winless Brookville in the Division III gi...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Drugmand/McKelvey
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Justices celebrate 50th
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Bosticks celebrate 50th

Births

Jett Cristopher WilleyJett Cristopher Willey was born Nov. 8, 2016, at 9:55 a.m. weighing 7 pounds, 13 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches at Madison Hea...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Births

Greyson Michael PlattDr. Sean M. Platt and Meggi S. Lensman of Rochester, MN, formerly of Cleveland and St. Paris, announce the birth of their son, Gr...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Woodruffs celebrate 60th

Woodruffs celebrate 60th

Mr. and Mrs. R. Ray (Patricia J. Michael) Woodruff of Urbana will celebrate their 60th anniversary with friends and family. They were married Feb. 2, ...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Haines/Manuel

Haines/Manuel

Brianna Haines of Urbana, daughter of Forrest and Vicky Haines of Urbana, and Seth Manuel of Tipp City, son of Stanley and Debbie Manuel of Tipp City,...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Eldean Bridge named National Historic Landmark

Eldean Bridge named National Historic Landmark

MIAMI COUNTY —The U.S. Department of the Interior announced 24 new National Historic Landmarks this week, including Eldean Bridge in Troy.“...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Births

Melodee Jeannette HaddixMelodee Jeannette Haddix was born Oct. 28, 2016, at 4:43 p.m., weighing 7 pounds, 12.5 ounces and measuring 20 inches, at Memo...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Reader applauds letter

I want to thank you for the courage to print the letter from David George on abortion on Feb. 14, 2017. It was so encouraging to read the truth being ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Graham working with community to ensure fiscal stability

Graham working with community to ensure fiscal stability

Graham is a wonderful, tightknit community that values schools. We try hard to reflect our community in everything we do. In fact, back in 2011-12, wh...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: And now back to local programming

The local news programs I watched as a kid were very different from today’s broadcasts. Only Channels 2 and 7 were available then, until Channel...

February 19th, 2017 |  


#AgingVoices targets better lifestyles for seniors

We have launched the campaign to make cities and states a better place for older adults to age.After much ado, the social media hashtag campaign is #A...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Hospitals are penalized for harming patients

Anyone facing a hospital stay for themselves or a family member should look at new data the government released right before Christmas showing that it...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Going in circles again

OK, another $500,000 plus for the center of town.Let me clue you in and this will save a lot of moneyIf you watch people driving/aiming going thru the...

February 16th, 2017 |  


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