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North Lewisburg to close road for festival

NORTH LEWISBURG – The village council approved a road closure to allow for vendors at the Celebrate Life Festival following a request from Cardi...

September 24th, 2017 |  


State of the Plate dinner Oct. 8

State of the Plate dinner Oct. 8

Locally grown food will be on the menu and the program at the fifth annual State of the Plate local foods dinner Sunday, October 8 in the restored, hi...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Improve your penmanship skills

MECHANICSBURG - Would you like to improve your penmanship? Are you interested in learning how to write in cursive? On Sept. 26 the Mechanicsburg Publi...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Go through proper channels to help hurricane victims

Hurricane Harvey has devastated the Texas Gulf Coast. Even though the storm has weakened, heavy waters are expected to continue. During these types of...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Library committees meet

The Policy Committee of the Mechanicsburg Public Library will meet on Monday, Sept. 18, at 9 a.m. in the meeting room at the library.The library’...

September 6th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Indians down Hillclimbers

Indians down Hillclimbers

Mechanicsburg defeated Urbana, 57-53, in the consolation game of the Skeeter Girls Basketball Classic on Saturday, earning third place.The Indians jum...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Harvey bolsters ONU defense

Harvey bolsters ONU defense

David Harvey, a Mechanicsburg graduate and a freshman at Ohio Northern University, just completed his first year of football.Playing for the jayvee sq...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Indians fall in region final

Indians fall in region final

SIDNEY – Marion Local used a sharp passing game to beat Mechanicsburg, 26-15, on Friday in the Division VI, Region 24 final at Sidney Memorial S...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Stapleton signs intent

Stapleton signs intent

LIMA, Ohio – Elysha Stapleton was among the signees recently introduced on the campus of the University of Northwestern Ohio. Stapleton, a Mecha...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Indians roll over Greeneview

Indians roll over Greeneview

MECHANICSBURG – The Indians were all over Greeneview from the opening kickoff Friday night, racing away to a 40-7 victory in what served as the ...

October 25th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Bumgardners celebrate 50th
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Elliotts celebrate 60th
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Kauffmans celebrate 70th
Bumgardners celebrate 50th

Bumgardners celebrate 50th

Larry and Barbara Bumgardner of Mechanicsburg celebrated their 50th anniversary Sept. 8. They were married on that date in 1967 by the Rev. Clair Kohr...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Elliotts celebrate 60th

Elliotts celebrate 60th

John and Barbara (Crabtree) Elliott of Woodstock celebrated their 60th anniversary Aug. 17. They were married on that date in 1957 by the Rev. R.E. Ko...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Births

Owen Riley HeckerOwen Riley Hecker was born July 14, 2017, weighing 8 pounds, 5.8 ounces and measuring 21 ½ inches at Springfield Regional Medica...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Births

Kinslee Taylor EyinkBryan and Jessica Eyink of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a daughter, Kinslee Taylor Eyink, born at 11:23 p.m. July 5, 2017, ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Yocoms celebrate 50th

Yocoms celebrate 50th

Ross and Mary (Towler) Yocom of Cable will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a gathering of family and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 23, a...

July 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Playing and playing – and playing some more

There was nothing like summer on River Road. No more undershirts, no more shoes – just three whole months of carefree days perfect for cloud wat...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Legislation would put a stop to surprise hospital bills

Legislation would put a stop to surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


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...

December 7th, 2016 |  


M’burg football history is long and proud

Reprinted from The Telegram Oct. 3, 1957“FATHER, SON AT ODDS—SPORTSWISE”Like the Civil War which pitted brother against brother, foo...

December 7th, 2016 |  


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 22nd, 2016 |  


Boomer Blog: Of dungarees and record hops

Another one of those photos recently came up on Facebook - the kind that shows an item from the past, with instructions to “share” upon re...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


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