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Carlisle Elementary holds book swap

Carlisle Elementary holds book swap

On Tuesday, Carlisle Elementary School in Delaware hosted a book swap where students could trade in their books for new books to read and enjoy.Princi...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Preparing students for new school year

Preparing students for new school year

The United Way of Delaware County will host its annual Supplies for Scholars event next week at the Willis Education Center, 74 W. William St. in Dela...

July 20th, 2021 |  


LTFD awarded grant from Firehouse Subs

LTFD awarded grant from Firehouse Subs

The Liberty Township Fire Department (LTFD) has been awarded a grant from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to be used towards purchasing li...

July 20th, 2021 updated: July 20th, 2021. |  


Pond fish need helping surviving summer

Pond fish need helping surviving summer

Delaware County is dotted with ponds and lakes, adding to the local scenery and providing many excellent opportunities for fishing, swimming, boating,...

July 17th, 2021 |  


Terra Alta reveals newest plans

Terra Alta reveals newest plans

The Terra Alta subdivision continues to fill out, and during Monday’s council meeting, members held the first reading for a final development pl...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Council considers Park View proposals

Council considers Park View proposals

Delaware City Council heard the first reading for the final subdivision plat and subdivision variance requests for the proposed Park View subdivision ...

July 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA announces football regions for 2021 season

OHSAA announces football regions for 2021 season

The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced the football region assignments for the upcoming 2021 season on Tuesday … and they’ll ...

June 29th, 2021 |  


Fishing derby returns to Delaware State Park

Fishing derby returns to Delaware State Park

Need something to do for Father’s Day weekend?If so, the Delaware State Park fishing derby has you covered.“We anticipate quite a few peop...

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


Eagles edge Pioneers in regional final

Eagles edge Pioneers in regional final

If you want to beat Olentangy Orange, the top-ranked baseball team in the state for much of the season, slowing down the top of the order is a must.Ea...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Area athletes earn all-state honors

Area athletes earn all-state honors

A trio of Olentangy Orange standouts earned all-state honors, Olentangy’s Sydney Burrs and Quin Forgrave combined to do it in five separate even...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Area athletes compete at state showcase

Area athletes compete at state showcase

A pair of area athletes reached the podium and a handful of others earned the chance to do the same during the first day of the Division I State Track...

June 4th, 2021 updated: June 4th, 2021. |  


Pioneers outlast Wildcats in regional semi

Pioneers outlast Wildcats in regional semi

Westerville South gave the top-ranked Olentangy Orange baseball team all it could handle, getting the tying run to third base in the top of the sevent...

June 4th, 2021 updated: June 4th, 2021. |  


LIFE


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. |  


Galena cancels tree lighting

GALENA — The Village of Galena has canceled its annual tree lighting ceremony previously scheduled for December 6.The following statement was is...

December 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Ancient cultures viewed Milky Way differently

Ancient cultures viewed Milky Way differently

The summer sky is crowned by the most beautiful and mysterious sight the universe has to offer. The glorious Milky Way, a great river of light, domina...

July 20th, 2021 |  


DCDL to start accepting donations again

DCDL to start accepting donations again

One thing that we know people were doing in 2020 was taking a look at the places where they live. The U.S. Census Bureau reveals that home improvement...

July 17th, 2021 |  


Search for farmhouse worth the wait

Search for farmhouse worth the wait

Recently, I got to see the room in the house where I was born. I had always been told that I was born in an upstairs room of a farmhouse, while my thr...

July 17th, 2021 |  


Finding comfort during difficult times

Finding comfort during difficult times

We’ve got this picture of division, affliction, of suffering, of pain, of hurt in this world, with which we are all familiar with in varying deg...

July 16th, 2021 |  


History behind US Supreme Court Building

History behind US Supreme Court Building

“The Republic endures, and this is the symbol of its faith.”— Justice Charles Evans Hughes,Laying the cornerstone for the Supreme Co...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Final version of historic US document

Final version of historic US document

Editor’s note: This is part two of a three-part series on the Declaration of Independence. This week’s column picks up where last weekR...

July 15th, 2021 |  


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