Champaign County Newswire (Page 10)

Champaign County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Champaign County, OH. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 626 in Champaign County, OH

  1. Area history, May 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... ea first was proposed in 1996 by former Champaign Mayor Bill Bland. His research turned up the names of 230 Champaign County workers who had died on the job since 1950.


  2. Visit Champaign County, Urbana rekindling funding relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    The head of Visit Champaign County said the tourism agency plans to increase its promotion of the city Urbana after the city council gave preliminary approval to funding the group earlier this week. In 2011, mayor Laurel Prussing vetoed nearly $72,000 in funding to Visit Champaign County, questioning whether the agency provided any benefit to the city.


  3. Mechanicsburg to host warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Madison Press

    ... could help spearhead a movement in which other companies begin to see the benefits of locating to southeast Champaign County because of its proximity to state Routes 29 and 4, as well as Interstate 70. "With ATP starting the process, I'm hoping it ...


  4. Area history, May 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    In 1915: The big 500-mile race at Indianapolis has been postponed until Monday on account of bad weather conditions. Many local people who had planned to attend the race were overjoyed because the recent rains had made the roads impassable and they would have been unable to drive to Indianapolis.


  5. Amendment would direct more money to 911 systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... per phone per month and more equally distribute income across the state. The current 911 system began in Champaign County in the 1980s, when landline phones were plentiful. Their decline in recent years has also meant a decrease in funding for 911 ...


  6. 4th DUI conviction brings 5 more years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign County judge Wednesday agreed to reduce the sentence he gave a Champaign man earlier this year for his third driving-under-the-influence conviction after hearing mitigating evidence that wasn't presented previously. But Judge Richard Klaus also gave Robeson Graham-Bailey, 32, who last lived in the 2200 block of O'Donnell Drive, another five years in prison for his fourth DUI.


  7. Speeding motorcyclist injured after crash following pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Peak Of Ohio

    Police in Champaign County were in short pursuit of a motorcycle that led to a crash early Sunday morning at about 3:30 in the area of Christiansburg Jackson Road and Old Troy Pike. The St. Paris Police Department reports that an officer on patrol observed a motorcyclist commit a traffic violation.


  8. Faking cancer about affection more than money, doctor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | WFTV Orlando

    ... with fake cancer cases since 1988 and is author of "Playing Sick? The most recent local example involves a Champaign County, Ohio, woman accused of lying about having inoperable brain cancer. A grand jury indicted Heather Gaus, 34, on May 7 on theft ...


  9. Max sentence for Champaign drug dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign County judge Friday said the only way to stop Stephen Wells from selling drugs again was to imprison him for a long time. Judge Heidi Ladd imposed a maximum 30-year term on the 36-year-old Wells, who had several drug-related convictions dating to 1997.


  10. County board officially puts jail plans on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Acknowledging that they don't have the money to finance it, Champaign County Board members have formally decided to put jail construction plans on hold. In their unanimous voice vote Thursday night board members notified a group of local firms that had been working on a sheriff's operations master plan that the county would not undertake a detailed space programming and schematic design, estimated to cost $340,000.


  11. laps of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... of all cancer patients, especially members of the district touched by the disease. Small but mighty, is the Champaign County village of North Lewisburg. They are no stranger to cancer; staff and classmates suffering from cancer, and they rally ...


  12. Footage shows vandalism of Alma MaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... n leads to an arrest. Cash rewards are also paid for information on other felony crimes or fugitives in the Champaign County area.


  13. Sanitary district may use eminent domain for final properties for Cronus pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... pipeline, which will begin at the corner of Windsor and Rising roads, run south along County Road 700 E in Champaign County and County Road 750 E in Douglas County, and end at the plant site at 765 E. U.S. 36. Manner said that, as far as he knows, ...


  14. David Armstrong accused of felonious assault in Champaign County.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    David Armstrong, 28, pleaded not guilty. He is accused of firing an assault rifle at passing cars, nearly missing a 2-year old riding in one car.


  15. Champaign Coroner identifies man who died after fall from parking garageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Daily Illini

    The Champaign County Coroner's Office identified a man who died after falling from the roof of a parking garage on Saturday morning. Jae Seo, 23, of Urbana, was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:30 a.m., according to a press release by Duane Northrup, Champaign County coroner.


  16. Baker, Steve R.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Marion Star

    Steve R. Baker PROSPECT: Steve R. Baker, 66, of Prospect, died unexpectedly Saturday afternoon, May 16, 2015 at his home. He was born February 6, 1949 in Champaign County to the late Roger and Adella Baker; he was also predeceased by one brother: Gary Baker.


  17. Part of Simon Kenton Bike Trail to be closed May 18-22Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Simon Kenton Bike Trail in Champaign County will be temporarily closed from May 18th-22nd, weather permitting, for sealing and treating the cracks in the pavement. The affected area will be from County Line Road north to the intersection of East Lawn and Dellinger Road in Urbana.


  18. Fair board ousting veteran beer sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    The local chapter of Disabled American Veterans is calling on Champaign County fairgoers to boycott beer sales at this summer's event, after the fair board cut its decades-long ties with the group. Meanwhile, fair board President Mike Kobel says organizers are offering to donate a portion of the proceeds from future beer sales to a number of veterans' organizations.


  19. County board defers union planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County Board members deferred acting on a union-backed proposal to require project labor agreements on all construction projects of more than $100,000 in Champaign County. The vote came after about an hour of discussion about the proposal, which was advanced to the board as a "local economic growth initiative tripartite" by the East Central Illinois Building & Construction Trades Council.


  20. Ohio woman indicted in cancer hoaxRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    A Champaign County woman has been charged with theft and receiving stolen property related to what deputies have called a cancer hoax. Gaus received more than $1,000 in cash and checks donated to her cancer benefit, deputies said.