NEWS


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Pets of the Week
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Therapist is on a mission
4-H News

4-H News

Ashton Arnett, Urbana, was named the Champaign County winner of the 2016 4-H Bright Futures Award. The announcement was made by Green Leaf® Inc.,...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Ohio Senate OKs bill targeting fentanyl-laced street drugsCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal targeting drug dealers in Ohio who traffic in product...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Mburg 5th grader wins Holiday Card contest

Mburg 5th grader wins Holiday Card contest

This design by Mburg fifth grader Emily Conley was the winner of Memorial Health’s Holiday Card contest.Emily Conley, a fifth grader at Dohron W...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Jordan announces Washington, D.C. office move

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Urbana) has moved his Washington, D.C. office from the Longworth House Office Building to the Rayburn House Office Building. The ne...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Y offers Try the Y Week and Christmas Family Night

The Champaign Family YMCA is getting an early start on an annual community event, providing Try the Y Week from Saturday, Dec. 3, through Sunday, Dec....

December 1st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Wildcats down Hillclimbers
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Charleston sweeps UU in basketball

North Union defeats Triad in boys basketball

BELLEFONTAINE – North Union defeated Triad, 65-43, in the season-opening Ben Logan boys basketball tournament on Friday.The Cardinals trailed, 3...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


WL-S girls knock off Kenton Ridge, 50-45

WEST LIBERTY – WL-S knocked off Kenton Ridge, 50-45, in non-league girls basketball.The game was tied, 14-14, at the end of the first quarter an...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Wildcats down Hillclimbers

Wildcats down Hillclimbers

Visiting Hilliard Davidson came out strong and beat Urbana, 63-38, in a boys basketball opener on Friday.The Wildcats took a 19-15 lead after a quarte...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


UU’s Dunne named first team All-American

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Urbana University senior Lewis Dunne (Ellesmere Port, England) has been named a First Team All-American, announced Thursday b...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Yellow Springs tops Graham in girls basketball

Yellow Springs defeated Graham, 64-55, in non-league girls basketball on Wednesday.For the Falcons, Bethany Horner and Kari Sollenberger each had 14 p...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Daniels out as Hillclimbers’ head football coach

Urbana High School will have a new head football coach pacing the sidelines next fall.Coach Jon Daniels resigned the position this week, but cited no ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Toopses celebrate 50th
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Brinnons celebrate 55th
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Davises celebrate 50th
Brinnons celebrate 55th

Brinnons celebrate 55th

Maj. (Ret.) Charles E. and Sarah J. (Abbott) Brinnon of Pinellas Park, Florida, will celebrate their 55th anniversary with family Nov. 29. The omissio...

November 24th, 2016 |  


Stevenses celebrate 50th

Stevenses celebrate 50th

Paul Sr. and Jane Stevens of Urbana will celebrate their 50th anniversary Nov. 22. They were married on that date in 1966 by the Rev. Samuel Furrow.Th...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Lucias celebrate 60th

Lucias celebrate 60th

Edward and Patricia Lucia of Plain City will celebrate their 60th anniversary Nov. 17. They were married on that date in 1956.They have two sons and t...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Weltys celebrate 60th

Weltys celebrate 60th

Robert and Anna Jane (Frank) Welty of Christiansburg will celebrate their 60th anniversary Nov. 9. They were married on that date in 1956 in DeGraff.T...

November 6th, 2016 |  


Births

Chloe Marie TaylorChloe Marie Taylor was born Sept. 9, 2016, at 10:49 p.m., weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measuring 20 inches, at Springfield Region...

November 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Steel yourself: ‘Tis the season for sweet treats

Question: I don’t usually have much of a sweet tooth, but during the holidays I tend to go overboard on cookies and other baked goods at parties...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Managing diabetes is not always easy

Managing diabetes is not always easy

Question: My husband has type 2 diabetes, and lately he has been frustrated about his blood sugar. Even though he gives himself the proper dose of ins...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Little Bits of Good

Back in August my longtime colleague, Jane Sidders, signed up to volunteer on Thursday mornings in her grandson’s kindergarten class. She found ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Choosing health insurance for 2017 can be complex

Even though the election is over and Republicans are in a position to repeal and replace Obamacare as they’ve been vowing to do for several year...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Read fine print before choosing Medicare plan

Medicare open enrollment started Oct. 15 and runs through early December. It’s the time when seniors and disabled people can switch plans to cov...

November 24th, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Remembering the Thanks in Thanksgiving

I am an “Over the River and Through the Woods” kind of gal when it comes to Thanksgiving. As such, I consider several modern trends somehow disres...

November 21st, 2016 updated: November 21st, 2016. |  


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