West Liberty man celebrates 71 consecutive years at state fair

West Liberty man celebrates 71 consecutive years at state fair

WEST LIBERTY – William “Bill” Smith of West Liberty will be attending his 71st consecutive Ohio State Fair this summer. The 80-year-...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Champaign County Animal Welfare LeaguePlease meet Oscar, the Champaign County Animal Welfare League’s (CCAWL) selection for Pet of the Week. Osc...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)Polly is a beautiful gray and white cat who has been here at PAWS for several months. She is playful, sweet and is looking fo...

July 12th, 2017 |  



Ice Cream Social to benefit Griffin family

Five West Liberty area churches and the West Liberty Lions Club will sponsor the area’s 20th-anniversary Ice Cream Social benefit. Each year, pr...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Sun shines on Summer Celebration

Sun shines on Summer Celebration

MECHANICSBURG - The village held its annual Summer Celebration on Saturday.Downtown, Goshen Memorial Park and the high school baseball diamond were ho...

July 12th, 2017 |  


2017 chili fest now organizing

2017 chili fest now organizing

URBANA - Planning for the 11th Annual Simon Kenton Chili Cook-off Festival and Hoopla Parade began on March 8, 2017 and the committee is working to ma...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Sonshine Productions coming to Mechanicsburg

Sonshine Productions coming to Mechanicsburg

MECHANICSBURG - Sonshine Productions, a musical ministry theater company from Columbus, will be stopping at the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church ...

June 20th, 2017 |  


North Lewisburg passes solicitors ordinance

NORTH LEWISBURG – Village council passed an ordinance aimed at regulating salespeople in the village during the June 13 regular meeting.Mayor Ch...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Student News of Area Interest

Mechanicsburg High School4th quarterHigh Honors - 3.75 or Higher9th Grade: Isaac Bryant, Bradley Butsch, Karla Castillo, Kerrigan Cushman, Harley R...

June 20th, 2017 |  


M’burg teacher receives Distinguished Educator Award

M’burg teacher receives Distinguished Educator Award

Battelle for Kids recognized Mechanicsburg teacher Bryan Eyink as a distinguished educator for his impact on his students, colleagues and community. H...

June 20th, 2017 |