NEWS


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Popping in for movie treats
Salvation Army pantry service continues to serve community

Salvation Army pantry service continues to serve community

The Salvation Army has ramped up and altered its services in recent weeks in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.Major Mark Larrick, one of the leaders ...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Ohio Wesleyan cancels planned tuition increase

Ohio Wesleyan cancels planned tuition increase

Ohio Wesleyan University announced this week that it is canceling a planned 3% tuition increase for the 2020-2021 academic year.“The COVID-19 pa...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


County nearing 50 confirmed COVID-19 cases

County nearing 50 confirmed COVID-19 cases

The number of people in Delaware County confirmed to have COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, rose by two individuals over the past day to ...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Point’s 3D printers making PPE

Point’s 3D printers making PPE

WESTERVILLE — The Point at Otterbein University is working to fill the growing need for personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 ...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Animals remain top priority

Animals remain top priority

The Humane Society of Delaware County (HSDC) is running business as normal during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Animals are being cared for, the pet ...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Hi-yah! Dojo goes virtual

Hi-yah! Dojo goes virtual

A local martial arts dojo is offering free classes to the community during the COVID-19 crisis as a way to keep people active during the pandemic.Amy ...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Front and center
Hayes grad makes pro debut

Hayes grad makes pro debut

Believe it or not, there are still sports being played out there.While the PGA Tour has cancelled all events through May 10, a move that’s in li...

March 30th, 2020 |  


OSU lands elite RB in Henderson

OSU lands elite RB in Henderson

Despite programs being forced to alter the way they recruit amid the shutdowns caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, the good news continues to roll in on ...

March 27th, 2020 |  


OHSAA officially cancels winter tournaments

OHSAA officially cancels winter tournaments

COLUMBUS – In a move many feared could happen, but no one wanted to believe would, the Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Thursday ...

March 26th, 2020 |  


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. |  


LIFE


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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


Human spirit remains resilient

Human spirit remains resilient

These days, the focus of every news story seems to be COVID-19, and with good reason. We must all stay informed and do our part to keep our loved ones...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Family foraging fun in great outdoors

Family foraging fun in great outdoors

Spring always brings back fond memories of my childhood, particularly the search for dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) greens in the yard. An annual tr...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Conklin: Together is the best place to be

Conklin: Together is the best place to be

Because we have to “stay home” today, as I write this on March 27, it is unlike any other day I have ever lived through! Today, I have bee...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Truth about Big Dipper

Truth about Big Dipper

Most of us are stuck in our dwellings during these troubled days. We emerge to walk the dog or engage in socially distant conversations with our neigh...

March 31st, 2020 |  


Digital resources aplenty at DCDL

Digital resources aplenty at DCDL

Readers, how are you holding up so far? As I mentioned in my column last week, the Delaware County District Library (DCDL) made the decision to close ...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Mobilizing manufacturers to fight virus

Mobilizing manufacturers to fight virus

This crisis is different from anything we’ve seen in our lifetimes. It’s going to take a sustained response over many months to slow the s...

March 28th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA