NEWS


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Delaware Aerie 376 of the Fraternal Order of Eagles recently donated $3,000 to the Boardman Arts Park for the development of the park’s Imaginat...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


New library name revealed

New library name revealed

The Delaware County District Library Board of Trustees announced Tuesday that the new branch of the library, being built at the corner of Home and Ste...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Puppets bring ballads to life

Puppets bring ballads to life

Ohio Wesleyan University students have adapted medieval Spanish romances with new translations, fresh music, and shadow puppets to give the classic st...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Ohio heads into peak time for deer-related crashes

Ohio heads into peak time for deer-related crashes

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Insurance, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio Department of Natural Resources and AAA want to remind motorists of...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Former city prosecutor named new attorney

Former city prosecutor named new attorney

Delaware City Manager Tom Homan announced Wednesday that Delaware City Prosecutor Natalia Harris will serve as the next Delaware city attorney, effect...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Celebrating one of country’s oldest snack foods

Celebrating one of country’s oldest snack foods

There is nothing quite like the sound of popcorn popping. Co-workers or family members feigning deafness to a ringing telephone can be found lurching ...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Ohio State rolls to 52-17 win over Nebraska
Strong finish lifts Eagles past Rockets

Strong finish lifts Eagles past Rockets

It was a battle, but the Delaware Christian girls volleyball team finished with a flourish en route to a Division IV sectional semifinal win over visi...

October 22nd, 2020 updated: October 22nd, 2020. |  


Patriots, Braves win tournament openers

Patriots, Braves win tournament openers

Olentangy and Olentangy Liberty both won their Division I tournament openers Wednesday night, setting up a meeting in a district semifinal Tuesday in ...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Berlin’s Raines ready for 1st state tourney

Berlin’s Raines ready for 1st state tourney

Getting to the Division I Girls Golf State Tournament is nothing new to the Raines sisters.In fact, it’s starting to become the norm.Kara, the o...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Golden Eagles top Raiders in tourney opener

Golden Eagles top Raiders in tourney opener

Caroline Speelman had a game-high 22 kills to help the eighteenth-seeded Big Walnut girls volleyball team rally for a four-set win over 26th-seeded Re...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Day, OSU finally arrive at season

Day, OSU finally arrive at season

Game week is finally upon programs across the Big Ten, a reality that seemed improbable if not downright impossible just months ago.With the 2020 foot...

October 20th, 2020 |  


OWU names Teams of Distinction

OWU names Teams of Distinction

Ohio Wesleyan University will bestow Team of Distinction honors upon its 1976 men’s lacrosse team and its 2000-01 women’s basketball team....

October 20th, 2020 |  


LIFE


ODNR: Always boat sober

ODNR: Always boat sober

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Alcohol and boating don’t mix! The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is reminding everyone that operating a boa...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Sundays are for relaxation

Sundays are for relaxation

Somehow Sundays just put a relaxing slant on everything. I’m not sure what it really is, perhaps, it is the family times or the fact that itR...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Cooling down during summertime

Cooling down during summertime

These summer days really are pressing in. I forgot how muggy it could get in southern Illinois! Thankfully the children don’t seem to mind the h...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Local youth make challenge finals

Local youth make challenge finals

COLUMBUS – A team of two Ohio high school students took first place in the 2020 Ohio Youth Capital Challenge finals for its policy proposal abou...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


The more, the merrier

The more, the merrier

This week I’d like to introduce you to our two new pets at the Yoder household.Gumdrop has captured all of our hearts. We were all eagerly waiti...

June 17th, 2020 |  


Yoders take surprise trip

Yoders take surprise trip

Hey, you’ve got to join us for leisurely afternoon. Daniel suggested that we all go for a ride with our standard-bred mare, Sapphire, and open c...

June 11th, 2020 |  


OPINION


How Disabled American Veterans got its start

How Disabled American Veterans got its start

The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) is an organization chartered by the United States Congress for disabled military veterans of the United States Ar...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Treating essential workers fairly

Treating essential workers fairly

For decades, companies have used temporary workers, subcontractors, and independent contractors as a way to pay people less for the same work, skirt l...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Mills, levies and reassessments

Mills, levies and reassessments

“Nothing in life is certain except death, taxes, and the second law of thermodynamics.”— Seth Lloyd“The best measure of a man&...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Mars mania — a two-part series

Mars mania — a two-part series

We are now just past an excellent close approach, called by astronomers an “opposition,” of the planet Mars. Mars will not be as bright in...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Movies to watch while you still can

Movies to watch while you still can

If you use a streaming service, it is common knowledge that the content is constantly changing. You may be streaming along, enjoying watching your fav...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Farm campers visit Stratford Ecological Center

Farm campers visit Stratford Ecological Center

The general public visited Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road Oct. 3 for the first time since the COVID-19 restrictions began in mid-March.Th...

October 17th, 2020 |  


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