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DeWine releases guidelines for starting school

DeWine releases guidelines for starting school

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced a set of guidelines Thursday, laying out rules as school districts plan to return to in-person education next month.&#...

July 7th, 2020 updated: July 7th, 2020. |  


Regaining access to history

Regaining access to history

The Delaware County Historical Society will reopen on Wednesday, July 8, after nearly four months of temporary closure due to the novel coronavirus pa...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Delaware resident selected president-elect of NACTA

Delaware resident selected president-elect of NACTA

COLUMBUS — Dr. M. Susie Whittington, professor of agriscience education in the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadersh...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Olentangy conducts anti-racism town halls

Olentangy conducts anti-racism town halls

On June 19, the Olentangy Local School District announced it would hold three virtual town hall meetings to discuss the district’s anti-racism e...

July 6th, 2020 |  


Active cases of COVID-19 jump to 130

Active cases of COVID-19 jump to 130

There are 130 active cases of COVID-19 in Delaware County, the Delaware General Health District reported Monday. That’s up from June 29, when th...

July 6th, 2020 |  


NMUSAF reopens to public

NMUSAF reopens to public

RIVERSIDE — July 1 marks the reopening of the National Museum of the United States Air Force to the public.The popular destination has been clos...

July 6th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Keller wins HOJGA event at Marysville

Keller wins HOJGA event at Marysville

Galion’s Spencer Keller captured his first Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association win of the summer Wednesday at the Marysville Golf Club, taking...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Raines, Zeitner, Bentley solid at Oakhaven

Raines, Zeitner, Bentley solid at Oakhaven

Olentangy Berlin’s Leila Raines, Olentangy’s Bennett Zeitner and Olentangy Orange’s Corbin Bentley each nabbed top-10 finishes in th...

June 24th, 2020 |  


Bishops’ Robinson voted to Academic All-America teams

Bishops’ Robinson voted to Academic All-America teams

Ohio Wesleyan University senior Cirrus Robinson has been voted to the CoSIDA Academic All-America women’s track & field/cross country team, ...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


Raines sisters win big … again

Raines sisters win big … again

For the second tournament in a row, Mia and Leila Raines dominated their respective divisions to win top honors at a Central Ohio Golf Academy Tour ev...

June 19th, 2020 updated: June 19th, 2020. |  


Memorial Tournament announces early commitments

Memorial Tournament announces early commitments

Details surrounding this year’s Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide continue to trickle in.We know when and where — July 13-19 at ...

June 15th, 2020 |  


Stewart wins HOJGA’s season opener

Stewart wins HOJGA’s season opener

Delaware Christian’s Nathan Stewart started the summer on the right side of the leaderboard, firing a 66 on the par-60 Green Acres Golf Course t...

June 12th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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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 |  


Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Bradley and Glenna Cox of Rawson, Ohio, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 12.Bradley is a former superintendent of Cory-Ra...

June 11th, 2020 |  


US 42 to remain closed for summer

US 42 to remain closed for summer

U.S. Route 42 between The Salvation Army Delaware Worship and Service Center (340 Lake St.) and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that develo...

June 8th, 2020 |  


Yoder family prepares for baby

Yoder family prepares for baby

We’re working on organizing closets, cleaning out neglected corners, and getting things in order before the baby comes. I’m enjoying every...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


Sinkhole shuts down US 42

Sinkhole shuts down US 42

U.S. Route 42 between the city of Delaware and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that developed after recent heavy rains. The detour is state...

May 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Branch libraries to open next week

Branch libraries to open next week

Happy Independence Day, Delaware! I hope you’re all safely celebrating cooking up hotdogs with the family or maybe even hosting a parade of the ...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Symbolism behind Lady Justice’s blindfold

Symbolism behind Lady Justice’s blindfold

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” — Martin Luther King Jr.During law school I had the opportunity to work for ...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Disciples were surprising dozen

Disciples were surprising dozen

We need to listen to voices – voices from the past. Giants of the past have amazing insights for us. Sometimes it’s the carefully contempl...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Joyce Beatty for vice president?

Joyce Beatty for vice president?

Joe Biden has a decision to make.By mid-August if not sooner, the putative Democratic Party presidential nominee must select a running mate. He has sa...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


How Declaration of Independence came to be

How Declaration of Independence came to be

On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence and announced the separation of the 13 North American British colon...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


A gesture of kindness

A gesture of kindness

Yes, more toasty summer days, more water fun, and many happy hours with family pets. As I write, the latest pets are three kittens from a stray mama c...

July 1st, 2020 |  


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