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Stillwagon files for release of grand jury evidence

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By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comThe man tried in 2013 for felonious assault with a weapon for his part in what police called a “road rage” incident filed a second suit Monday for a disclosure of grand jury evidence.

 

Pioneers thirsty for turnaround

Sidebar info:ORANGE PIONEERSHead Coach: Zebb Schroeder8/29 Liberty, 7:30 p.m.9/5 Milford, 7:30 p.m.9/12 at Hilliard Bradley, 7:30 p.m.9/19 New Albany*, 7:30 p.m.9/26 at Olentangy*, 7:30 p.m.10/3 at Mount Vernon*, 7:30 p.m.10/10 Hayes*, 7:30 p.m.10/17 at Franklin Heights*, 7:30 p.m.10/24 at Big Walnut*, 7:30 p.m.10/31 Worthington Kilbourne*, 7:30 p.m.&#...

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MARY KATHERINE CLUFF

MARY KATHERINE CLUFFMARION — Mary Katherine Cluff, 94, of Sunbury, Ohio formerly of Delaware County and Marion, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 at Country View Nursing Home.She was born Aug. 11, 1920 in Marion, Ohio to the late Howard E. and Mildred L. (Drollinger) Martin.On Feb. 21, 1942 she married Ralph E. Cluff, he preceded her in death on July 31, 1981.Mary was formerly employed at McDonalds i...

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Volunteers needed for river cleanup

By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comThe Scioto River is considered scenic, but without the help of volunteers, the river can become littered with trash.“Over the last 20 years of cleaning the Scioto River, I’ve worked with hundreds of volunteers who pulled tons of trash from the river, including over 1,000 tires,” Delaware General Heath District’s Keep Delaware County Beautiful coordinator Jenifer Way-Young said. “We want to keep o...

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CIVIC• Delaware County commissioners, 9:30 a.m., 101 N. Sandusky St.• The Delaware Rotary, Noon, Center for Older Adults, 800 Cheshire Road, Fran Veverka, 740-203-2001, or delawarerotary.org• Delaware Township trustees, 7 p.m., Township hall, 2591 Liberty Road (Second Monday in Sept./Oct.)• Delaware City Parking and Safety Committee, 7 p.m., City Council Chambers, City Hall, 1 S. Sandusky St., 2nd floor (February, May, August...

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Powell voters may get chance to decide fate of development

By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comPowell voters could get the opportunity to put a halt to a controversial downtown development project.The Powell City Council last week approved the validity and the sufficiency of the signatures of two separate ballot measures that would put the brakes on the development of the Center at Powell Crossing.Both measures have been forwarded to the Delaware County Board of Elections, which is scheduled to sche...

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County moves forward with intersection improvement

By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comThe county took a step Monday towards improving the safety and traffic flow of a major Concord Township intersection.Delaware County commissioners unanimously approved a contract with Double Z Construction for an intersection improvement project at Harriott and Concord roads.The project will include the construction of a single-lane roundabout at the southern intersection of Concord and Harriott....

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Eagles look to return to form

By ERIC CLINESports WriterBig Walnut football had not seen a season like its 2013 campaign in 17 years, and it’s certain it doesn’t want to see another season like it for another 17 years or so.The Golden Eagles finished the 2013 season with a record of 2-8, marking the team’s first losing season since 1996 when they went 2-8 under coach Rex Sponhaltz — and that was three coaches ago. The record snapped a string of 16 consecutive season...

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Stephens steps in to lead Barons

By ERIC CLINESports WriterFor the first time in 11 seasons, the Buckeye Valley Barons have a change at the top.Matt Stephens, known to Baron fans as former head coach at Cardington-Lincoln High School and known to county football fans as an assistant coach at Olentangy Liberty, takes over the reins from Mike Marshall, who leaves the school as the longest-tenured and winningest coach in school history, with a record of 58-42 in his 10 seasons, including seven w...

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Library research for school or curiosity

THEIR VIEWBy Mary Jane Santosmjsantos@delawarelibrary.orgWith school back in session, this is a good time to remind students of all ages the Delaware County District Library has dozens of online databases available to help you with your homework and research needs.Of course, I hope you plan to visit the library often, and our skilled librarians are ready, willing and most able to answer all of your questions. But the library’s subscription dat...

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Stillwagon files for release of grand jury evidence

By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comJim Stillwagon filed a complaint in Delaware County Common Pleas Court today for disclosure of evidence presented to a county grand jury before his trial, a move to assist a federal lawsuit he filed in July against the Delaware Police Department and several detectives.The former Ohio State University football standout was tried in 2013 for four counts of felonious assault with a weapon based on what police called a “roa...

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“The Missing” author holds new novel release party at Fundamentals

Delaware will host a celebration of the seventh book in young adult “The Missing” series with a book release party Sept. 2.Fundamentals, 25 W. Winter St., is hosting the Official Book Release Party for “Revealed,” the newest book by Columbus author Margaret Peterson Haddix.

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Drainage essential to a happy home

THEIR VIEWBy Brad Rossbrad-ross@delawareswcd.orgAs I write this column, it’s a Wednesday in 2014, which means it is probably going to rain!

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COA board seeks nominations

Staff reportsThe Board of Directors of the Council for Older Adults is seeking interested candidates to serve on the organization’s governing board beginning in 2015.COA helps older people in Delaware County live safely in their own homes and stay healthy as they age. The local non-profit organization is responsible for planning, developing, coordinating and providing services for older adults, their families and caregivers.COAs volunteer board of direct...

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Making lemonade out of lemons

THEIR VIEWBy Mariann Main, LPCMariannMain@GMail.comAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), better known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a diagnosis no one wants.Several of my closest friends bear the burden of debilitating illnesses. They include Alzheimer’s, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, lupus, Type I Diabetes and, of course, many have battled cancer, including this columnist. Thankfully, no one I have known has received the inevitabl...

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New kids on campus

Ohio Wesleyan University freshman Cay Johnson, of Hilliard, writes a letter to herself, part of several orientation activities designed to acclimate and encourage the new OWU students. “I hope you studied hard because you deserve to be here,” she wrote in the letter that will be mailed to her at the end of her first semester. Johnson said she added $10 to her letter to ensure she had some money left at the end of the semester.

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Treasure House finds downtown home

By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comConnie Noble’s store needed a change.The owner of The Treasure House found that change in the heart of downtown Delaware.In July, after multiple burglaries to the stores’ previous location at 186 E. Winter St., Noble decided she needed to find a safer location for her vintage and thrift wares. She opened the new store July 26 at 20 S. Sandusky St.She said just being in the midst of Delaware&#...

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Apartments sold for $14.6 millionChampion Real Estate Services acquired The Traditions at Carson Farms apartment community in Delaware for $14.6 million.The seller was Metro Development LLC.Earlier week, Westerville-based Champion announced that it had acquired the 157-unit complex. The apartment community’s construction was completed earlier this year. It is located off U.S. 23, just east of Ohio Wesleyan University.The compa...

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