NEWS


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A legacy of service

A legacy of service

During the 2017 Delaware County Fair, Charles and Betty Sheets were inducted into the Agricultural Hall of Fame.According to the Delaware County Fair ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


BOE to consider Berlin petition Nov. 28

Delaware County’s Board of Elections will decide the validity and sufficiency of the 343 signatures on the Berlin Township referendum petition d...

November 21st, 2017 |  


AAA: 50.9M people traveling for Thanksgiving

About 50.9 million Americans will be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday.That’s the word from AAA, which says the estimated number of people ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Decade-old rape trial moved to 2018

Decade-old rape trial moved to 2018

A new trial has been scheduled for a former Delaware County man charged with a 12-year-old rape offense.Wesley Paul Hadsell, 39, had been scheduled to...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Modest growth forecast for Ohio holiday retail sales

TOLEDO — Ahead of Black Friday and the December sales season, researchers are expecting a modest 2 percent increase in Ohio holiday retail spend...

November 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Returners provide strength for Eagles, Pioneers
Orange, Liberty shooting for solid seasons

Orange, Liberty shooting for solid seasons

The two words Olentangy Orange boys basketball coach Anthony Calo used to describe his outlook on the upcoming season were, “quietly optimistic....

November 20th, 2017 |  


Patriots pound Panthers; win regional title

Patriots pound Panthers; win regional title

Mitchell Okuley tossed three touchdowns and Matthew Webb ran for two more as Olentangy Liberty ran away from Toledo Whitmer to win the Division I, Reg...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Davies, Houston headline All-County teams

Davies, Houston headline All-County teams

PLAYER OF THE YEAROffenseTrent Davies (Sr.) – Buckeye ValleyDefenseBryce Houston (Sr.) – Olentangy OrangeCOACH OF THE YEARZebb Schroeder &...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Bruins top Eagles in D-II state title

Bruins top Eagles in D-II state title

Big Walnut athletic director Brian Shelton went to place the Division II state runner-up medal around the neck of volleyball coach Ron Lehman after Sa...

November 12th, 2017 updated: November 12th, 2017. |  


Prep football: Whitmer rallies late to knock off Olentangy, 32-29

Prep football: Whitmer rallies late to knock off Olentangy, 32-29

It was deja-vu all over again between Olentangy and Toledo Whitmer.Jasean Rader’s 10-yard touchdown reception with nine-seconds left capped a wi...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Patriots outlast Lions 17-14 in regional semi

Patriots outlast Lions 17-14 in regional semi

The Olentangy Liberty offense wasn’t able to do a whole heck of a lot through three quarters, but broke out in a big way early in fourth en rout...

November 10th, 2017 updated: November 11th, 2017. |  


LIFE


Trailers temporarily help growing classroom needs

Trailers temporarily help growing classroom needs

Classroom trailers and Chromebooks are two tools the Big Walnut School District will rely on for the 2017-18 school year.The 109-square-mile district,...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Columbus a fastest-growing city

In honor of the company’s 45th anniversary, Our Town America, a national new mover marketing company with a local representative right here in C...

July 16th, 2017 |  


HHS awards Ohio $7.1 million

HHS awards Ohio $7.1 million

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announces funding of up to ...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Internet safety suggestions

Internet safety suggestions

Columbus - June was National Internet Safety Month, but vigilance is required at all times. With data breaches, ransomware attacks, fake tech support ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Festivals set for Sunbury, Westerville

Festivals set for Sunbury, Westerville

Sunbury and Westerville will be busy with festivals scheduled for this weekend.Perhaps the better-known event is the Community Festival hosted by Sain...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, June 16, the 167th day of 2017. There are 198 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On June 16, 1967, the three-da...

June 16th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Honesty about tax plan

You know those drug ads that begin with the drug’s benefits — and then list possibly terrible reactions. Congress should be equally honest...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Christine Flowers: Roy Moore’s defenders and a warped theology

Christine Flowers: Roy Moore’s defenders and a warped theology

It’s funny how you can spend your whole life thinking you’re an expert in something and then-bam!-find out you’re wrong.For example,...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Jonah Goldberg: Helping America isn’t part of Putin’s plan

Jonah Goldberg: Helping America isn’t part of Putin’s plan

Toward the end of his 12-day trip to Asia, President Trump tweeted, “When will all the haters and fools out there realize that having a good rel...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Judge: Guilty, but not guilty

Judge: Guilty, but not guilty

“So spake the Fiend, and with necessity, The tyrant’s plea, excused his devilish deed.” — John Milton, Paradise Lost “In...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Your Pastor Speaks: Wonder of creation turns heart toward God

The transition between seasons always draws my attention, with thanksgiving, to the wonder of creation and turns my heart to the Creator, God. I get s...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Response to trustee, prosecutor

I am writing in response to Trustee Cole and the Delaware County Prosecutor’s statements in the article “Brown Twp. to Dedicate Hall-Neigh...

November 16th, 2017 |  


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