Man to spend start of theft sentence on house arrest

Man to spend start of theft sentence on house arrest

An Urbana man will spend time on house arrest as part of a community control sentence for stealing from vendors of a local business.Mark J. Mefford, 4...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |  


Urbana man charged following robbery, chase

Urbana man charged following robbery, chase

SPRINGFIELD – An Urbana man is facing charges in Clark County following a robbery and leading law enforcement on a pursuit through multiple coun...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)Giselle is definitely a sweetheart! Give her a chance and she will climb into your heart. Giselle is an attractive tiger cat ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Escaped jail inmate still on the run

Escaped jail inmate still on the run

MECHANICSBURG – Staling J. Santos-Reyes was still evading authorities as of press time Friday at 10 p.m. after escaping from the Tri-County Regi...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Cedar Bog Assn., Champaign Family YMCA, other groups create Earth Day event

Cedar Bog Assn., Champaign Family YMCA, other groups create Earth Day event

Over 600 2nd grade students from Graham, Mechanicsburg, Triad, Urbana and West Liberty-Salem schools attended the third Earth Day Project at Champaign...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Mayberry-themed event funds K-9 unit for Mechanicsburg PD

Mayberry-themed event funds K-9 unit for Mechanicsburg PD

Karen Knotts, daughter of the late actor and comedian, Don Knotts, along with David Browning, a Barney Fife impersonator, brought a little piece of Ma...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Mercy Memorial helps PAWS

Mercy Memorial helps PAWS

Mercy Memorial Hospital’s staff showed another way that they’re making a difference in Champaign County. The hospital’s Unit Council...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Urbana 7th graders hold ‘Night at the Museum’

Urbana 7th graders hold ‘Night at the Museum’

Urbana Junior High School seventh grade World Studies students held a “Night at the Museum” March 16 to celebrate their project-based lear...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Ex-officer pleads not guilty to assaulting 2 with sex toyEAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A former suburban Cleveland police officer suspected of ass...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Champaign County College Student News

Sophia Anderson, a resident of Urbana and a senior mathematics major at The College of Wooster, received the Foster Prize in Mathematics at Wooster...

April 28th, 2017 |