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Fashions to a Tea celebrates survivors

Fashions to a Tea celebrates survivors

URBANA - “Puttin’ on the Ritz” was the theme of the 20th annual Fashions to a Tea held Oct. 12 at the Champaign County Fairgrounds. ...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Village council hears about potential gas pipeline

NORTH LEWISBURG – The village council listened to a presentation about a potential natural gas pipeline in the village Oct. 10.Legacy Pipeline S...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Mechanicsburg declared International City of Peace

Mayor Greg Kimball signed a proclamation declaring Mechanicsburg an International City of Peace at the regular council meeting Oct. 16. The proclamati...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Burg retiree supports school board candidates

Even though I’m retired, I keep an eye on what’s going on with the Mechanicsburg Schools. I spent most of my working life there and the pe...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Woodstock Lions host Fish Fry

WOODSTOCK - The Woodstock Lions Club invites the public to a Fish Fry 4-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the clubhouse, 2235 N. state Route 559.Submitt...

October 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Spinner runs at regional
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Mechanicsburg’s Romero earns wrestling award

STILLWATER, Okla. - The National Wrestling Hall of Fame last Monday announced the state and regional winners for the Dave Schultz High School Excellen...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Falcons, Indians claim titles

Falcons, Indians claim titles

By Justin Millerjmiller@civitasmedia.comCOLUMBUS – Mechanicsburg and Graham each won a state title at the 80th annual OHSAA wrestling championsh...

March 16th, 2017 |  


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 |  


LIFE


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

Births

Lakeleigh Dawn SeifAshley and Thomas Seif of North Lewisburg announce the birth of a daughter, Lakeleigh Dawn Seif, born at 2:38 p.m. Sept. 10, 2017, ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Citizen supports Reiser for school board

It is a privilege and an honor to live in the small village of Mechanicsburg. I am blessed to be able to form life long, up close and very personal fr...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Reader supports Huemmer for school board

I am supporting Tammy Huemmer in her candidacy for the Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board. I have known her for over ten years both professio...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Locals support new BOE candidates

As born and raised residents of Mechanicsburg, we are graduates of Mechanicsburg School with two children who have graduated and one currently enrolle...

October 24th, 2017 |  


DeLong’s co-worker endorses his candidacy

If I lived in Mechanicsburg, my vote for Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board would be Scott DeLong. I don’t live in Mechanicsburg, but I...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Telegram chronicled EMT saga

Reprinted from The Telegram, June 14, 1977“Burg EMT Class Trains”During the past seven weeks, the members of the Mechanicsburg Emergency M...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Apples – To peel or not to peel?

Apples – To peel or not to peel?

Question: My little boy loves apples, but he refuses to eat them unless they are skinned and cut into little pieces. Is he still getting the same nutr...

October 18th, 2017 |  


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