NEWS


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Celebrating 25-year milestone

Celebrating 25-year milestone

HelpLine recently celebrated 25 years of volunteerism with Connections Volunteer Center (Connections), a program of HelpLine, during its 51st annual m...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Tackett, Griffith vie for council seat in Delaware

Tackett, Griffith vie for council seat in Delaware

With the First Ward seat on Delaware City Council up for grabs in November, two candidates are vying to fill the vacancy. The seat was formerly held b...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Veterans Day Breakfast set for Nov. 11

Veterans Day Breakfast set for Nov. 11

The new Agricultural Center at the Delaware County Fairgrounds will host the 12th annual Veterans Day Breakfast and Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 11. The...

October 19th, 2021 |  


OWU prof to discuss ‘Marx’s English Utopia’

OWU prof to discuss ‘Marx’s English Utopia’

Ohio Wesleyan University professor Mark Allison, Ph.D., will discuss “Karl Marx’s English Utopia” when he presents the 2021-2022 Ben...

October 16th, 2021 |  


School bus crash simulation held

School bus crash simulation held

On Friday, Delaware City Schools and county first responders conducted emergency scenario training after simulating a school bus crash.The drill was h...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Pedestrian killed crossing US 23

Pedestrian killed crossing US 23

An investigation is ongoing after a Thursday night crash killed a man on U.S. Route 23 in Orange Township.The Delaware Post of the Ohio State Highway ...

October 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Barons blank Lancers in sectional final
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Bears cruise to tourney-opening win
Pacers open tourney with win over Eagles

Pacers open tourney with win over Eagles

The Delaware Hayes girls volleyball team was sharp in its tournament opener, sweeping away visiting New Albany in a sectional semifinal Monday night i...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Big Walnut wins Capital Division crown

Big Walnut wins Capital Division crown

Natalie Ghering and Gianna Rose both nabbed top-1o finishes while leading the Big Walnut girls cross country team to a league title at Saturday’...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles survive Scioto, 28-20

Golden Eagles survive Scioto, 28-20

The Big Walnut football team survived a nail-biter on Friday night in Sunbury, narrowly defeating a relentless Dublin Scioto team 28-20.The fourth-ran...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles handle business on Senior Night

Golden Eagles handle business on Senior Night

The Big Walnut football team started fast and handled its business late to stay perfect with a 28-20 OCC-Capital Division win over visiting Dublin Sci...

October 15th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


Franz, Orange duo punch tickets to state tourney

Franz, Orange duo punch tickets to state tourney

Olentangy Berlin senior Ella Franz punched a ticket to the upcoming state showcase, winning her first- and second-round matchups at Thursday’s D...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Knee’s OT game-winner lifts OWU

Knee’s OT game-winner lifts OWU

Sophomore midfielder Megan Knee scored with :53 left in the first overtime period to give the Ohio Wesleyan field hockey team a 2-1 North Coast Athlet...

October 13th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Delaware Public Health District: Delaware County coronavirus deaths now 91

Delaware Public Health District: Delaware County coronavirus deaths now 91

The Delaware Public Health District said 91 county residents have died to date from the virus in its latest COVID-19 numbers report.“We are sadd...

February 19th, 2021 |  


ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

The Ohio Department of Health is reporting more than 11% of Ohioans have received one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, with 4% receiving both shots. T...

February 15th, 2021 |  


DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

Three people have died in Delaware County this week due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 81, the Delaware Public Health District announced Friday.Tw...

February 5th, 2021 |  


DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

The Delaware Public Health District reported Monday afternoon 10,104 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, exceeding the 10,000 mark.Confirmed ca...

February 1st, 2021 |  


Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Robert E. and Joyce (Tuller) Seitz will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30. They were married at the Sunbury United Methodist Church ...

December 26th, 2020 |  


Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Carter are celebrating 60 years of marriage today. On Dec. 17, 1960, they eloped to a justice of the peace and later on had a church...

December 17th, 2020 updated: December 18th, 2020. |  


OPINION


Children feel at home at Stratford

Children feel at home at Stratford

On the Fall Equinox, 3 inches of rain fell at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. The next day, which coincided with the famous Little Brown ...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Gracing: Reflection on Ephesians 4:32

Gracing: Reflection on Ephesians 4:32

There are many lines in the Bible that are packed with meaning. One example comes from Ephesians 4:32:“Be kind and compassionate to one another,...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Amendments 19-22 address voting, alcohol, term limits

Amendments 19-22 address voting, alcohol, term limits

Editor’s note: This is part 10 of an 11-part series on the Constitution of the United States. This article contains the text as written and expl...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Plenty of events on tap in October

Plenty of events on tap in October

October is always one of the busiest months of the year for the Delaware County District Library. The Great GeekFest comic-con typically takes place e...

October 13th, 2021 |  


Less proves to be more

Less proves to be more

Do you know the feeling of just going through your house, emptying closets, cleaning out drawers, then wondering how you ever ended up with markers in...

October 9th, 2021 |  


Getting Ohio officers new tools to fight fentanyl

Getting Ohio officers new tools to fight fentanyl

Recently, I had the opportunity to speak with Mahoning County Sheriff Jerry Greene. Sheriff Greene knows firsthand the toll that fentanyl has taken on...

October 9th, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA