Champaign County jobless rate increased in July

Champaign County’s jobless rate increased again to 4.6 percent in July, according to information released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Urbana University welcomes Class of 2020

Urbana University welcomes Class of 2020

Urbana University students began classes on Monday, Aug. 22, after a weekend filled with activity.On Friday, Aug. 19, incoming freshmen were honored a...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Road Work

The Ohio Department of Transportation released the following information about area road work:*State Route 245 between Cox Road and state Route 296 is...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Time to collect pods to perpetuate monarchs

Time to collect pods to perpetuate monarchs

COLUMBUS - With the drastic decline in the population of the monarch butterfly, the Ohio Pollinator Habitat Initiative is asking the public for help i...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Appeals court: Week of early voting shouldn’t return to Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected a judge’s order to restore a week of early voting in swing-state Ohio.At...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Underage party host sentenced for fatally shooting Ohio teenBELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — A western Ohio man who admitted that he fatally shot a te...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Triad student collecting personal items for needy

Triad student collecting personal items for needy

NORTH LEWISBURG – Triad Elementary fourth grader Tyana Young is helping her community by collecting personal items for those in need.Tyana was c...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Schools prepare for new year

Schools prepare for new year

Keep an eye out for those big yellow school buses, as school has started or is starting around the county.Triad Local Schools was the first in the cou...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Village to flush hydrants Aug. 26

MECHANICSBURG - The village of Mechanicsburg will flush fire hydrants at 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26. Flushing is done to remove sediment from the pipes i...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Injury crash under investigation

The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a two-vehicle injury crash that occurred Sunday.According to the sheriff’s office, ...

August 22nd, 2016 |