Then & Now: Corner of N. Main and W. Court

Then & Now: Corner of N. Main and W. Court

Gordon’s Clothing Store did business on the southwest corner of North Main and West Court streets, Urbana, as noted in the circa 1926 photo. The...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Double motorcycle crash near West Liberty kills Kelly Ann Morgan of Dayton

Double motorcycle crash near West Liberty kills Kelly Ann Morgan of Dayton

WEST LIBERTY - A crash on Saturday just before 7 p.m. involving two motorcycles killed one person and injured three others. The crash occurred on a cu...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Champaign County Special Olympics Basketball Team completes first season

Champaign County Special Olympics Basketball Team completes first season

The inaugural basketball season for the Champaign County Special Olympics team known as the Champaign County Shooters concludes tonight, March 25, wit...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)My name is Mallory and I am a quiet girl looking for a forever home. I like my fellow kitties and I am just the sweetest kitt...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Hauling hay to give a helping hand

Hauling hay to give a helping hand

TROY — Farm families are known for rising before the rooster crows in order to begin the day’s many chores.Just north of Troy, at Farm Wit...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Chamber welcomes H. Holding and Co. downtown

Chamber welcomes H. Holding and Co. downtown

The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 2 to welcome H. Holding and Co. to its downtown Urbana location at 15 Monument Square. Pictu...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Students of the Month

Students of the Month

The West Liberty-Salem Students of the Month in February were 8th graders Katie Rollins and Adam Watkins, 7th graders Ali Gault and Ayden Estep and 6t...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Champaign County Farmer Josh Yoder cultivates connections during trip to Washington D.C.

Champaign County Farmer Josh Yoder cultivates connections during trip to Washington D.C.

By Gary [email protected] D.C. — For Champaign County farmer Josh Yoder, the three-day trip to Washington D.C. last week wa...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Local softball teams improving

Local softball teams improving

Prep softball season opens this weekend, with a couple of area teams eyeing postseason runs and all of them on the rise.At Urbana, the Hillclimbers wi...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Juveniles injured in car accident

Juveniles injured in car accident

Two juveniles were flown by helicopter and two were transported by ground to area hospitals from this accident that occurred on Wednesday at approxima...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |