Category: News

Wake Up with Pumpernickel + Rye

Photo | Submitted Sisters Amy Nesbit (left) and Megan Hook (right) opened Pumpernickel + Rye, located at 3538 Urbana Pike, on Saturday, Nov. 9.

Fresh energy is everywhere you look at Pumpernickel + Rye, the creation of sister-owners Amy Nesbit, executive chef, and Megan Hook, general manager. Urbana is in for a real treat with this first-of-its-kind scratch kitchen, new school deli and neighborhood…

Runner-Up Finish for Golf at States

Photo | Urbana Athletics Runner-ups at states, the Hawks finished a strong season that featured their 11th straight county tournament win, as well as conference and districts win for the 10th time in the past 11 years.

The defending Class 4A/3A state champion Hawks beat their team score from last fall’s season-ending tournament by 14 strokes, but ultimately tied for second place with Montgomery’s Thomas S. Wootton, behind 15th-time winner Winston Churchill. All four of Urbana’s golfers—sophomore…