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Councilman pleads guilty to OVI charge

Councilman pleads guilty to OVI charge

Delaware City Councilman Cory Hoffman plead guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge of operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI). With the guilty plea,...

May 21st, 2022 updated: May 21st, 2022. |  


BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL

BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL

HONOR ROLL (Grades 11-12)THIRD QUARTERJuniorsAbshire, Braden CarlAlexander, Nicholas StanleyAmes, Maci JaneAndrian, Dawson DeanBaldy, Kelly HoaBallard...

May 21st, 2022 |  


BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL

BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL

HONOR ROLL (Grades 9-10)THIRD QUARTERFreshmenAbles, Daniel JamesAkers, Lux OwenAllen, Providenza KayAnderson, Paris DeannaArriaga, Riley AnneBarnes, N...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Pickleball becoming big dill in central Ohio

Pickleball becoming big dill in central Ohio

As the popularity of pickleball continues to rise across the United States, so, too, does the demand for dedicated courts. For Delawareans interested ...

May 20th, 2022 updated: May 20th, 2022. |  


It’s official: Craft to take over reins at Buckeye Valley

It’s official: Craft to take over reins at Buckeye Valley

The Buckeye Valley Board of Education on Wednesday approved the hiring of Paul Craft as the district’s new superintendent and accepted the resig...

May 20th, 2022 |  


4 county townships take center stage

4 county townships take center stage

Leaders of four townships in Delaware County came together on Thursday afternoon to discuss the current state of their communities as part of the annu...

May 20th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Top-seeded Braves cruise in sectional final

Top-seeded Braves cruise in sectional final

The top-seeded Olentangy baseball team handled its business in its postseason opener, cruising to a 10-1 Division I sectional final win over 29th-seed...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Big inning sends Pioneers past Pacers

Big inning sends Pioneers past Pacers

The Delaware Hayes softball team landed the first punch, breaking a scoreless tie with a three-run fourth, but Olentangy Orange used an eight-run fift...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Pacers rally past Pioneers in tourney opener

Pacers rally past Pioneers in tourney opener

What a difference a half makes.Trailing 7-3 at the break, the 10th-seeded Delaware Hayes girls lacrosse team outscored host and ninth-seeded Olentangy...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

The 15th-seeded Olentangy Orange softball team won its tournament opener in style, getting a walk-off hit from Riley Jestadt to slip past 22nd-seeded ...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Panthers silence Baron bats

Panthers silence Baron bats

Abbe McNabb handled her business in the circle and Brianna Sawyers and Emma Grant homered to lead the way from the dish as the eighth-seeded Licking V...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Jaelyn Peterson was the hero Tuesday night in Lewis Center, connecting on a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift 16th-seeded Olentan...

May 10th, 2022 updated: May 10th, 2022. |  


LIFE


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Charles, Stump engagement
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Yoder family prepares for baby

Yoder family prepares for baby

We’re working on organizing closets, cleaning out neglected corners, and getting things in order before the baby comes. I’m enjoying every...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


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


Medieval Faire takes visitors back in time

Medieval Faire takes visitors back in time

Prepare ye’ for a day unlike any other when you join us at the annual Delaware County District Library Medieval Faire on Saturday, June 4. The a...

May 21st, 2022 |  


Tale of two prayers

Tale of two prayers

“For those who have been attacking the pledge we would offer this: our system protects their right to remain silent, but it doesn’t give t...

May 20th, 2022 |  


People cope with grief in different ways

People cope with grief in different ways

One of my favorite Bible stories takes place only in the gospel of John. Early in the first weeks after the brutal cruxifixction and surprising resurr...

May 20th, 2022 |  


A bittersweet Mother’s Day

A bittersweet Mother’s Day

“Happy Mother’s Day!” It was Julia, sleepily walking out of the bedroom holding Gumdrop, her pet miniature poodle.Snuggling up next ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Joys of spending time with grandkids

Joys of spending time with grandkids

I have a blue box that I stored stuff in when I wrote “just for fun.” Last week, about halfway down in the box, I found a piece of table p...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Increasing mental health support for Ohio law enforcement

Increasing mental health support for Ohio law enforcement

This May we mark National Police Week, when we honor the law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their communities over...

May 18th, 2022 |  


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