UPDATE: Bellefontaine man dies in crash

ChampaignCoSheriff Melvin

URBANA — Larry Quiram, 60, of Bellefontaine, was pronounced dead at the scene of an early morning crash today in the 6000 block of Calland Road, the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office reports.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Lee’s Chicken celebrating 50 years with giveaways

LeesFamousRecipe

Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken, founded in Lima in 1966, is celebrating its 50th anniversary and National Fried Chicken Day today by offering patrons the chance to win gift certificates and other prizes in restaurants and through the company’s Facebook and Twitter pages. 

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Zanesfield agrees to $500 project if junk cars are removed

Zanesfield village leaders agreed Tuesday to spend $500 to install a drainage grate at a troublesome property, if — and only if — the owner agrees to remove the two demolition derby cars that have become a controversial eyesore at the center of town.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES