Date set for annual Mechanicsburg Fire & EMS gathering

The Mechanicsburg Fire & EMS Association will host its annual Fire Department Christmas Party from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3, at The Farm E...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (dog)Hey, Corky here, and you gotta listen to my story. First things first. I am a loving Shepherd/Lab mix boy about 1 1/2 to 2 ye...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Boo in the Bog is among fall events at Cedar Bog

Boo in the Bog is among fall events at Cedar Bog

The Cedar Bog Nature Preserve is preparing for fall activities that include an insect lesson, Boo in the Bog and an owl prowl.Insect talk Jim Lemon, r...

October 3rd, 2016 |  



Program to honor U.S. airmen who served during World War II

Program to honor U.S. airmen who served during World War II

URBANA - The second annual Remembrance Ceremony for U.S. Army Air Force personnel who served during WWII will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Graham to host 45th band fest

Graham to host 45th band fest

ST. PARIS - The Dancin’ Band from Falconland will host the 45th annual Graham Band Festival on Saturday, Sept. 24.The show begins with a parade ...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Mechanicsburg Homecoming Royalty

Mechanicsburg Homecoming Royalty

Mechanicsburg hosted homecoming Friday night, including the crowning of the 2016 homecoming king and queen during pregame festivities. Pictured are 20...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal ShelterHi, my name is Flamingo. Yes, I know my name is unusual for a kitten. I came to Paws Animal Shelter with my brother, Hot Dog, and m...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


For the love of horses: Woman overcame polio as child by horseback riding therapy

For the love of horses: Woman overcame polio as child by horseback riding therapy

SOUTH CHARLESTON — The soothing clip-clop of the Clydesdale’s hoofs on pavement was the only sound heard on the country road near South Ch...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Breast Friends Forever raise funds for camisoles

Breast Friends Forever raise funds for camisoles

Breast Friends Forever of Champaign County donated a check of $427.50 to the Breast Cancer Endowment Fund, which will provide camisoles to Champaign C...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Then and Now: West Main, Mechanicburg

Then and Now: West Main, Mechanicburg

Editor’s note: The Champaign County Historical Society is sharing with readers a collection of “Then and Now” photos of the area.In ...

August 23rd, 2016 |