NEWS


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Hayes’ birthplace honored
Commissioners return land to Berkshire Twp.

Commissioners return land to Berkshire Twp.

Property annexed into Galena last year was returned to Berkshire Township in action recently taken by the Delaware County Board of Commissioners.Presi...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Community celebrates Black History Month

Community celebrates Black History Month

Delaware held its second annual Black History Month Celebration Wednesday evening at Willis Education Center. The event — a partnership between ...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Program to highlight African American communities

Program to highlight African American communities

Professor Ric S. Sheffield from Kenyon College will be speaking about rural Ohio areas with long-established black communities which are often invisib...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Salt damage to plants

Salt damage to plants

Winter can be hard on all of us. Gusty winds, drastic changes in temperature, deep snow, and heavy ice on our roofs and trees, not to mention the drea...

February 13th, 2020 |  


DGHD celebrating 100 years

DGHD celebrating 100 years

It was formed 100 years ago in response to the flu. Today, the Delaware General Health District is still helping residents with the flu.The 1918 flu v...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Central Avenue repairs coming

Central Avenue repairs coming

Much-needed maintenance will soon be coming to a long stretch of Central Avenue, thanks to both the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) and the C...

February 13th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Levering leads Liberty in tourney opener
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Ohio State rolls past Purdue, 68-52
Braves hold off Patriots, 55-53

Braves hold off Patriots, 55-53

POWELL — Dylan Sigler and Josiah Seymour were huge down the stretch as the Olentangy boys basketball team held off host Olentangy Liberty 55-53 ...

February 14th, 2020 updated: February 14th, 2020. |  


Pacers, Golden Eagles win OCC titles

Pacers, Golden Eagles win OCC titles

Delaware Hayes and Olentangy Berlin both had a lot to wrestle for Thursday night.For the Pacers, a win would punctuate a perfect run through the OCC-C...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Ohio State survives late Rutgers rally, defeats the Scarlet Knights

Ohio State survives late Rutgers rally, defeats the Scarlet Knights

COLUMBUS — In search of a resume-boosting win, Ohio State rode a hot first-half shooting effort to a 72-66 win over Rutgers in Value City Arena ...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Tigers roar past Bishops, 77-61

Tigers roar past Bishops, 77-61

The Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team hung around into the second half, but visiting Wittenberg pulled away down the stretch for a 77-61 North...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Pioneers pull away from Hornets

Pioneers pull away from Hornets

The Olentangy Orange girls basketball team capped the regular season in style Tuesday night in Lewis Center, starting fast and finishing strong on the...

February 11th, 2020 |  


Berry, Ramey place at All-Ohio heptathlon

Berry, Ramey place at All-Ohio heptathlon

Sophomore Cooper Berry and freshman Caleb Ramey represented Ohio Wesleyan during the second day of the All-Ohio Division III multi-event championship,...

February 11th, 2020 |  


LIFE


Yoder ladies attend tea party

Yoder ladies attend tea party

Won’t you join us for a moment as my daughters and I go to our ladies’ tea party?First, I’ll tell you why we had this special occasi...

November 26th, 2019 |  


Wilson/Southgate

Wilson/Southgate

Madeline Justine Wilson, of Akron, and Jeremy Robert Southgate, of Akron, were married at 5 p.m. May 5 at the Glidden House in Cleveland. The ceremony...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Shaws celebrate 55 years

Shaws celebrate 55 years

Harry and Sandy (Robinson) Shaw of Delaware celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary with a family game night.The couple married on Nov. 13, 1964, at...

November 15th, 2019 |  


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 |  


Chalupas add a Tex-Mex twist

Chalupas add a Tex-Mex twist

Last week we talked about the little fishing trip we had for Daniel’s birthday. Now this week, I’ll fill in a bit about his birthday suppe...

September 12th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Path to justice

Path to justice

I recently had the opportunity to return to the courtroom. It was just as exhilarating as it’s always been. My co-counsel and I dug in for a fiv...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Perennial gardens step by step

Perennial gardens step by step

For the home gardener, the term Perennial means a plant with stems that usually die back in winter and a root system from which new foliage and flower...

February 13th, 2020 |  


When it’s cold outside stay active

When it’s cold outside stay active

Unseasonably warm winter days have been inviting people to outdoor activities. Winter is not over yet. We will see below-freezing temperatures again. ...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Hard truth about getting old

Hard truth about getting old

I have now come to the age that is the same one I used to tease my dad about. You know the saying, “If I had known I was going to live this long...

February 12th, 2020 |  


What makes stars twinkle?

What makes stars twinkle?

Tom was up all last night obsessively watching the weather channel on TV and praying for clear skies, so he’s too tired to write his column this...

February 11th, 2020 |  


Making it easier to afford a home

Making it easier to afford a home

Right now, many Ohioans are struggling to make ends meet. Even people with supposedly-middle-class jobs don’t feel stable. Wages have barely bud...

February 11th, 2020 |  


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