NEWS


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Park a haven for many
‘Just One Step’ performances set

‘Just One Step’ performances set

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Theatre & Dance and Music departments will take to the stage Feb. 21-24 with “Just One Step,” a twin ...

February 14th, 2019 |  


BOE dealing with glitch in voting machines

BOE dealing with glitch in voting machines

Delaware County Board of Elections Director Karla Herron shared her concerns over the new voting equipment with members of the board on Tuesday. The i...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Nationwide Children’s Hospital selects new CEO

Nationwide Children’s Hospital selects new CEO

The Board of Directors of Nationwide Children’s Hospital has announced Tim Robinson, the organization’s current executive vice president a...

February 14th, 2019 |  


OWjL Camp receives funding

OWjL Camp receives funding

The Ingram-White Castle Foundation is awarding Ohio Wesleyan University’s OWjL Camp a three-year, $11,250 grant to provide scholarships for tale...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Studying U.S. 23 corridor

Studying U.S. 23 corridor

According to a new study on the U.S. Route 23 corridor, the 17-mile stretch between Coover Road and Interstate 270 contains 35 traffic lights that are...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Council talks Hull Drive

Council talks Hull Drive

Discussions surrounding West Hull Drive traffic volume continued at Monday’s meeting of Delaware City Council. At the request of the Parking and...

February 13th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Balanced Pacers roll past Bears

Balanced Pacers roll past Bears

DELAWARE – The Delaware Hayes boys basketball was balanced and unselfish Friday night at Olentangy Berlin — a combination that led to a do...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Pacers tame Bears on Senior Night

Pacers tame Bears on Senior Night

Seniors Zach Williams and Jacob McCloskey picked up wins to highlight the Delaware Hayes wrestling team’s 46-19 Senior Night victory over Olenta...

February 14th, 2019 updated: February 14th, 2019. |  


Adkins, Pacers win regular-season finale

Adkins, Pacers win regular-season finale

DELAWARE – The Delaware Hayes girls basketball team sent out lone senior Piper Adkins a winner with a 62-53 win over non-league foe Licking Heig...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Barons send seniors out with win

Barons send seniors out with win

DELAWARE – Playing on her home floor for the final time, Hannah Cowan scored back-to-back baskets in the third quarter to break a 21-21 tie, giv...

February 12th, 2019 updated: February 12th, 2019. |  


Berlin boys finish 2nd at 1st sectional meet

Berlin boys finish 2nd at 1st sectional meet

The Olentangy Berlin boys swimming and diving team posted a strong showing in its first sectional meet in program history, nabbing runner-up honors Sa...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Roderick clutch in win over Hughes

Roderick clutch in win over Hughes

Ben Roderick scored 42 points, including the go-ahead basket with 3.8 seconds left to lift the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team to a 79-77 win a...

February 11th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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Skinners celebrate 50 years
Hearing loss is an invisible disability

Hearing loss is an invisible disability

For a long time now I have been thinking of writing about my hearing aids, but I didn’t want to admit that I have hearing loss. Recently, I read...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Fred and Mary Anne (Sheets) Blackledge of Delaware celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary recently with a family get-together at The Wilds in Cumbe...

November 3rd, 2018 |  


Don’t lose your driver’s license

Don’t lose your driver’s license

Where my driver’s license disappeared to, I have no idea. Not just my driver’s license, but my insurance card disappeared, as well! I have...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Hearing voices from another room

Hearing voices from another room

Just as I woke up, I could hear their voices coming from out in the other room. They were a little muffled, because the door was shut, making it pitch...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Roden/Davis

Roden/Davis

Joe (JR) and Terri Roden of Delaware, Ohio, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Zac Davis, son of Amy Durbin and Bret...

October 5th, 2018 |  


Akerses celebrate 40 years

Akerses celebrate 40 years

Rev. Donnie and Sherry (May) Akers, of Delaware, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 30. They were united in marriage on Sept. 30, ...

September 29th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Sea, sand versus rain, mud

Spring training, the insolvent estate

“I had a better year than Hoover.”— Babe Ruth, upon learning he was paid more than President Hoover“You come from the DR, and ...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Generation of religious refugees

Generation of religious refugees

Exile is a reality that far too many people face in our world today. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) report fro...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Kindness is in little, big things

Kindness is in little, big things

“Three things in human life are important: The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind,” — Henry ...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Do ‘Dwarf’ trees really stay small?

Do ‘Dwarf’ trees really stay small?

The American Heritage College Dictionary defines “Dwarf” as “an atypically small animal or plant”. “Dwarf” Japanes...

February 14th, 2019 |  


History of first emergency squad

History of first emergency squad

When I first became a deputy in 1976, the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office was running the emergency squad service. In about 1970, the State of ...

February 13th, 2019 |  


A favorite gift for Valentine’s Day is candy. A heart shaped box full of chocolates is another way to express affection. Tiny hearts with saying...

February 13th, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA