By Casey S. Elliottcelliott@civitasmedia.comUrbana East Elementary is getting a new principal for the upcoming school year.
By Casey S. Elliottcelliott@civitasmedia.comUrbana resident and radio-controlled helicopter fan Dave Millner is now listed in the IRCHA Hall of Fame.
Submitted StoryThe Logan-Union-Champaign Regional Planning Commission hired its new director Aug. 14.The commission unanimously approved hiring David M. Gulden, AICP, effective Sept. 2, 2014.
Staff ReportA single-vehicle motorcycle injury crash that occurred Tuesday evening is under investigation.
Recently there has been much news regarding exotic diseases such as Ebola or Chickungunya virus. Diseases like Ebola have a high mortality rate, but there are common infectious diseases in the United States that result in many more...
By Nick Waltonnwalton@civitasmedia.comA man previously convicted of five OVI violations pleaded guilty to his sixth offense this week.
By Lee JonesLjones@civitasmedia.comThe Urbana City Council will hold a work session at 7 p.m. today in the municipal building's second floor training room to discuss ordinances in need of review.
It may be hot outside, but, it's time to fire up that kettle, dust off your favorite chili recipe and enter the Simon Kenton Chili Cook-off for the chance to win the grand prize of $1,000. The festival to be held Sept. 27 is open to everyone and...
By Lee JonesLjones@civitasmedia.comLarry Lokai of Urbana has been spreading good will with his alter ego Buckeyeman since 1999, and he is to be featured this Friday in USA Weekend.
By Casey S. Elliottcelliott@civitasmedia.comSimon Kenton Trail users will have something new to look at as they bike, walk or run under the Gwynne Street bridge in Urbana.
The Quarter Century Club formed by Warren Grimes for Grimes employees with at least 25 years of service will hold its annual September dinner at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Champaign Aviation Museum, located at Grimes Field. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The...
Staff ReportState distributions of casino tax revenue to Champaign County schools totaled $185,051.10, according to information released this month by the Ohio Department of Taxation.
Staff ReportChampaign County's unemployment rate increased for the second consecutive month in July, according to information released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.
Bullskin Trail (Champaign County) District Boy Scouts of America (Tecumseh Council) is looking for men and women to assist with projects for Boy Scout troops and Cub Scout packs. The district also has vacant seats on the board. Anyone interested may...
By Nick Waltonnwalton@civitasmedia.comA motion for extension of certificate in the first phase of the Buckeye Wind project will be considered next week.
By Nick Waltonnwalton@civitasmedia.comA man serving prison time for two local arsons was sentenced in a sexual assault case Monday.
By Nick Waltonnwalton@civitasmedia.comA man accused of killing a Tri-County Regional Jail inmate pleaded not guilty to the charges Monday.
In an Aug. 14 article, Chad Hall erroneously was reported as the manager of the Airport Cafe. Doug Hall actually is the manager.
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By Casey S. Elliottcelliott@civitasmedia.comSome of last year's Urbana South Elementary third graders will have their artwork featured as part of a book written by principal Linda Locke.
By Lee JonesLjones@civitasmedia.comGrimes Field is a piece of local history that influences the present and flies into the future.
By Casey S. Elliottcelliott@civitasmedia.comNORTH LEWISBURG – Triad Local Schools' teachers have a new contract raising their base pay for two years.
Urbana resident Bob Boyd shows off a shoulder-high soybean he pulled from his farm Thursday.
Stella is a 4-year-old Great Dane. We picked her up from an individual who found her tied to a pole with a basket of her things beside her. Stella is a magnificent animal, a Red Merle with a blue eye. She weighs 99.6 pounds, but she is a little...
On Aug. 10, the Creative Clovers 4-H club had an end of the year business meeting to wrap up the 4-H year. The club had an ice cream social and discussed their success at the Champaign County Fair and the Ohio State Fair. In total the...