NEWS


6:00 am |    
United Way honoring heroes
Students, staff produce videos

Students, staff produce videos

Since moving to remote learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, staff and teachers throughout the Delaware City School District have been wishing the...

March 28th, 2020 updated: March 28th, 2020. |  


Votes are in: Lawmakers extend primary

Votes are in: Lawmakers extend primary

The outbreak of COVID-19 led to the postponement of Election Day, which was originally scheduled for March 17 and had been pushed back to June 2. Foll...

March 27th, 2020 |  


DGHD: 7 new COVID-19 cases in 24-hour span

DGHD: 7 new COVID-19 cases in 24-hour span

Delaware County has 22 confirmed cases of COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, the Delaware General Health District announced Friday afterno...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Helping protect the protectors

Helping protect the protectors

Local manufacturer Waterford Signs Inc. has teamed up with Delaware County Emergency Medical Services (DCEMS) to create adjustable, reusable, and clea...

March 27th, 2020 |  


DCS officials ‘grateful’ for HB 197 passage

DCS officials ‘grateful’ for HB 197 passage

Delaware City School District leaders said Thursday they are grateful for the measures included in Ohio House Bill 197, which the Ohio General Assembl...

March 27th, 2020 |  


15 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Delaware County

One person from Delaware County is hospitalized due to the outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, the Delaware General Health District a...

March 26th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


6:40 pm |    
Hayes grad makes pro debut
Hinkle nabs All-County POY honors

Hinkle nabs All-County POY honors

The All-Delaware County boys basketball teamsPlayer of the Year – Henry Hinkle (Olentangy Liberty)Coach of the Year – Adam Vincenzo (Delaw...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Day talks OSU during quarantine

Day talks OSU during quarantine

COLUMBUS — Ohio State should be nearing the end of spring practice, and Buckeye fans everywhere should be gearing up for the annual Spring Game ...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Snouffer headlines All-County teams

Snouffer headlines All-County teams

The All-Delaware County girls basketball teamsPlayer of the Year — Lyssi Snouffer (Delaware Christian)Coach of the Year — Jackie Boggs (De...

March 24th, 2020 updated: March 24th, 2020. |  


OSU recruiting rolls on despite stoppage

OSU recruiting rolls on despite stoppage

COLUMBUS — The NCAA’s mandatory dead period on all on- and off-campus recruiting activities, issued last Friday due to the COVID-19 outbre...

March 18th, 2020 |  


Ohio State’s Miller ready to compete

Ohio State’s Miller ready to compete

COLUMBUS – The current landscape of college football, especially for quarterbacks, was on full display before Jack Miller ever took a snap in Oh...

March 17th, 2020 |  


OHSAA to host press conference Thursday

OHSAA to host press conference Thursday

COLUMBUS – Wondering if or when the recently postponed winter tournaments will be made up? How about info regarding the status of spring sports?...

March 17th, 2020 |  


LIFE


6:00 am |    
Couple marks 65 years
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 |  


School events with the Yoder children

School events with the Yoder children

This week Julia and I would like to share some of her adventures on school projects with her friends, including old fashioned noodle making at Uncle V...

December 17th, 2019 |  


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 |  


OPINION


6:00 am |    
Truth about Big Dipper
What exactly is a Red Maple Tree?

What exactly is a Red Maple Tree?

As spring unfolds, the deep red blooms of red maple trees along the roadsides and in the woods really stand out. Withing days, the blooms fall onto th...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Why the Lord’s Day?

Why the Lord’s Day?

As Christians, we do not observe the Sabbath. Really? No! We observe Sunday as the Lord’s Day, recalling that Jesus rose from the dead on the fi...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Helping those who care for ‘Greatest Generation’

Helping those who care for ‘Greatest Generation’

Ok, here we are again, and this time I’m speaking up! As the CEO of Ohio Living, the state’s largest not-for-profit provider of life plan ...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Political arena can be real head-shaker

Political arena can be real head-shaker

I sometimes just shake my head. When I was a township trustee, I tried to do my best to serve the township’s residents. I listened to them. I tr...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Night sky provides free entertainment

Night sky provides free entertainment

Every year as spring begins, I am struck, even startled, by the presence of winter constellations in our early evening sky.When I was 12 or so, I coul...

March 24th, 2020 |  


Affordable Care Act turns 10 amid pandemic

Affordable Care Act turns 10 amid pandemic

Hospitals are running short of necessary supplies to treat victims.Doctors and nurses are working overtime, often without protective gear, to care for...

March 24th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA