Category: News

Hurricane Harvey Strikes Texas Coast

Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas at approximately 9:45 p.m. Friday, initially packing 130 m.p.h. winds. The hurricane, which was powered by the Gulf of Mexico’s waters, began as a Category 4 hurricane, but its rough winds were later downgraded to…

School District Controversy

A dark cloud has been hanging over Urbana School District 116 recently, as the proposed demotion of Deputy Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Ivory-Tatum has met a passionate outcry from the community. The proposal would shift Ivory-Tatum from her position as Deputy…

One Small Step…

New findings may take us closer to making living on another planet a possibility in the future. Recently, NASA’s Kepler mission announced the biggest collection of objects in space that may be potential planets ever found to date. To clarify,…

Class Color Day Disaster

Every year Urbana High School goes all out for Spirit Week.  The students at UHS assign a day of the week for class color day because the school no longer endorses it. This is all because the Class of 2014…