NEWS


Hatfield delivers State of Village address

Hatfield delivers State of Village address

SUNBURY — As this village transitions into a city, its mayor, Tommy Hatfield, gave a sobering State of the Village speech on Jan. 6, just hours ...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Dickinson pursuing passion

Dickinson pursuing passion

After 25 years of leading Stratford Ecological Center as its executive director, Jeff Dickinson is ready to relinquish the title. Recently, Dickinson ...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Powell moving forward with wellness center study

Powell moving forward with wellness center study

Last month, Powell City Council began discussing the prospects of a community recreation center, and during its Jan. 5 meeting, the first step in the ...

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


DPHD: Death toll now 70

DPHD: Death toll now 70

After two persons died over the weekend, the number of deaths in Delaware County due to COVID-19 now stands at 70.“We’re saddened to relea...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Preservation Parks hosts hike program

Preservation Parks hosts hike program

SUNBURY — To help those who have committed to getting healthier in 2021, Preservation Parks of Delaware County is offering a winter walking prog...

January 9th, 2021 |  


District adapting to technology needs

District adapting to technology needs

The Delaware City Schools Technology Department, like the rest of the district, had to make changes to accommodate needs of students and staff during ...

January 9th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


9:33 pm
Updated: 9:37 pm. |    
Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36
9:56 pm
Updated: 8:16 am. |    
Patriots pull away from Golden Bears, 60-46
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 |  


Golden Eagles hand Barons 1st loss

Golden Eagles hand Barons 1st loss

The Big Walnut basketball team started fast and finished strong on the way to a 73-56 non-league win over visiting Buckeye Valley Thursday night in Su...

January 7th, 2021 |  


Amabile, Pacers stay hot in win over Vikings

Amabile, Pacers stay hot in win over Vikings

Alexis Amabile stayed hot Wednesday, following up a 21-point effort from the day before with a 27-point performance to lead the Delaware Hayes girls b...

January 6th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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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


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 |  


Two stars responsible for Gemini constellation

Two stars responsible for Gemini constellation

In my younger days, I used a simple technique for learning the constellations. Start with an easy one to find and work your way outward from it.Look t...

January 5th, 2021 |  


DCDL’s year in review

DCDL’s year in review

My New Year’s edition of “Glad You Asked” is always a nice way to give a glance at the Delaware County District Library’s year...

January 2nd, 2021 |  


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