NEWS


5:05 pm |    
Ice World coming to town
MTSO awarded $1M endowment grant

MTSO awarded $1M endowment grant

The Methodist Theological School in Ohio has received a grant of $995,731 to help establish “Spaces for Thriving: Cultivating Authentic Pastors ...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Local vaccine distribution details released

Local vaccine distribution details released

The Delaware Public Health District with assistance from the Delaware County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management are partnering to le...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Husak named new planning director in Powell

Husak named new planning director in Powell

POWELL — The city’s reorganization continues and a key vacancy has been filled. Claudia Husak began her new role as planning director Mond...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Channing St. proposal debated

Channing St. proposal debated

The second reading of an ordinance to approve a preliminary development plan for a mixed-use development at 50 Channing St. was held during MondayR...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Hayes planning events for class of 2021

Hayes planning events for class of 2021

Officials at Rutherford B. Hayes High School have put together a task force to plan events for the senior class before students graduate in May.Hayes ...

January 14th, 2021 |  


SourcePoint awards community grants

SourcePoint awards community grants

The SourcePoint Board of Directors approved $645,670 in grant funding for 22 aging services programs in Delaware County.SourcePoint provides funding a...

January 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Last year, the Delaware Hayes wrestling team had a handful of girls who were serious about the sport.This year, the Pacers have enough for an all-girl...

January 13th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


Patriots pull away from Golden Bears, 60-46

Patriots pull away from Golden Bears, 60-46

The Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team was dominant down the stretch, using a 22-9 fourth quarter to turn a one-point lead at the end of three int...

January 12th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


BV Athletic Boosters address COVID-19

BV Athletic Boosters address COVID-19

The ongoing pandemic has changed just about everything … for just about everyone.People work differently, or from different places. They eat dif...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Barons top Jags to open league play

Barons top Jags to open league play

The Buckeye Valley boys basketball team got back to its winning ways Saturday night, knocking off host Wellington 65-49 to open league play.The Barons...

January 11th, 2021 updated: January 12th, 2021. |  


Patriots outlast Wildcats, 64-60

Patriots outlast Wildcats, 64-60

Henry Hinkle and Ty Foster made plays all night, including when it mattered most as the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team held on for a 64-60 OCC...

January 8th, 2021 updated: January 8th, 2021. |  


Bucks up against it with COVID, Bama

Bucks up against it with COVID, Bama

After a week full of rumors and concern regarding its status, Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship Game has been given the of...

January 8th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Updated: 9:16 am. |    
Carters celebrate 60th anniversary
The Amish Cook: Gloria answers questions from readers

The Amish Cook: Gloria answers questions from readers

I received several letters from readers with questions that got my mind spinning. Let’s each grab a cup of tea (okay, you can have your coffee i...

March 5th, 2020 |  


Yoders host hog butchering day

Yoders host hog butchering day

Hi there, we are having a blessed, busy week. Daniel’s parents from the Amish community in Danville, Ohio, came for a visit last week and have n...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Decade of love with the Yoders

Decade of love with the Yoders

Thinking about what I am going to fill you in on this week brought to mind the dearest person to me on earth. Meet my husband Daniel Yoder! I got to k...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

An Ostrander teen was honored in an Eagle Court of Honor on Sept. 28.Brendan Sayer, a Fairbanks High School student, is a member of Troop 284 out of B...

November 6th, 2019 |  


School bus safety takes center stage

School bus safety takes center stage

COLUMBUS – The week of Oct. 21-25 has been designated National School Bus Safety Week. This year’s theme, “My School Bus, The Safest...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


OPINION


Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

I have never much liked our New Year’s Eve celebrations. The new year is supposed to be a time of renewal and rebirth, but the middle of winter ...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Types of military discharges explained

Types of military discharges explained

There are many different types of United States military discharges. Contrary to popular belief, there are not only the two most well-known discharges...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Preserving Sawmill Parkway as limited access road

Preserving Sawmill Parkway as limited access road

Don’t put the cart before the horse.The old saying is apt in considering the rezoning proposal before the Liberty Township Zoning Commission bot...

January 9th, 2021 |  


Crime didn’t take back seat during pandemic

Crime didn’t take back seat during pandemic

Welcome 2021! There really is something refreshing about starting a new year. Maybe it’s the excitement of the next chapter. Or maybe it’s...

January 8th, 2021 |  


Labyrinth at OWU provides peace, serenity

Labyrinth at OWU provides peace, serenity

I made a spur of the moment visit to the labyrinth on the grounds of Ohio Wesleyan University during the hectic week before Christmas. It’s as i...

January 8th, 2021 |  


History behind Vietnam Veterans of America

History behind Vietnam Veterans of America

The Vietnam Veterans of America’s founding principle is, “Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another.”Vietnam Veter...

January 7th, 2021 |  


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