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Councilman pleads guilty to OVI charge
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BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL
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BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL
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Pickleball becoming big dill in central Ohio
Asher to lead Orange High School next fall

Asher to lead Orange High School next fall

Olentangy Orange High School will be under new guidance next school year with the announcement of Monica Asher as the next principal. Asher was approv...

May 19th, 2022 |  


DCS treasurer discusses 5-year forecast

DCS treasurer discusses 5-year forecast

The Delaware City Schools Board of Education on Monday discussed the district’s five-year forecast.The meeting opened with a moment of silence i...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Gas line work to begin in Sunbury

Gas line work to begin in Sunbury

Columbia Gas will begin a gas line replacement project in Sunbury this month. The project will impact about 115 customers. The High & Harrison pro...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Durheim receives multiple scholarships from OFB Foundation

Durheim receives multiple scholarships from OFB Foundation

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation recently awarded nearly $85,000 in scholarships to students across the state, the highest amoun...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Former Baron performs at BV East

Former Baron performs at BV East

ASHLEY — Buckeye Valley East Elementary School students had a special guest Monday when a BV alum and her two dogs performed at the school.Profe...

May 17th, 2022 |  


DCDL event to feature bestselling author

DCDL event to feature bestselling author

Sarah Vowell has been to Ohio many times, perhaps most notably to visit the gravesites of James Garfield and William McKinley.When Vowell found out sh...

May 17th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Big inning sends Pioneers past Pacers

Big inning sends Pioneers past Pacers

The Delaware Hayes softball team landed the first punch, breaking a scoreless tie with a three-run fourth, but Olentangy Orange used an eight-run fift...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Pacers rally past Pioneers in tourney opener

Pacers rally past Pioneers in tourney opener

What a difference a half makes.Trailing 7-3 at the break, the 10th-seeded Delaware Hayes girls lacrosse team outscored host and ninth-seeded Olentangy...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

The 15th-seeded Olentangy Orange softball team won its tournament opener in style, getting a walk-off hit from Riley Jestadt to slip past 22nd-seeded ...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Panthers silence Baron bats

Panthers silence Baron bats

Abbe McNabb handled her business in the circle and Brianna Sawyers and Emma Grant homered to lead the way from the dish as the eighth-seeded Licking V...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Jaelyn Peterson was the hero Tuesday night in Lewis Center, connecting on a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift 16th-seeded Olentan...

May 10th, 2022 updated: May 10th, 2022. |  


Cards rally past Bears in OCC finale

Cards rally past Bears in OCC finale

The Olentangy Berlin softball team came agonizingly close to its first league title in program history, but saw host Thomas Worthington strike for thr...

May 9th, 2022 updated: May 10th, 2022. |  


LIFE


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Charles, Stump engagement
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Carters celebrate 60th anniversary
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 |  


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 |  


Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

An Ostrander teen was honored in an Eagle Court of Honor on Sept. 28.Brendan Sayer, a Fairbanks High School student, is a member of Troop 284 out of B...

November 6th, 2019 |  


School bus safety takes center stage

School bus safety takes center stage

COLUMBUS – The week of Oct. 21-25 has been designated National School Bus Safety Week. This year’s theme, “My School Bus, The Safest...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Tale of two prayers
A bittersweet Mother’s Day

A bittersweet Mother’s Day

“Happy Mother’s Day!” It was Julia, sleepily walking out of the bedroom holding Gumdrop, her pet miniature poodle.Snuggling up next ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Joys of spending time with grandkids

Joys of spending time with grandkids

I have a blue box that I stored stuff in when I wrote “just for fun.” Last week, about halfway down in the box, I found a piece of table p...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Increasing mental health support for Ohio law enforcement

Increasing mental health support for Ohio law enforcement

This May we mark National Police Week, when we honor the law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their communities over...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Constellation named after famous hero

Constellation named after famous hero

The constellation Hercules rises in the east just after dark. Here’s how to find it.After evening twilight, look directly overhead for a large t...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Book clubs for just about anyone

Book clubs for just about anyone

Have you ever participated in a book club? If not, your idea of one may be a bit more old-fashioned. Perhaps it includes a group of academics sitting ...

May 14th, 2022 |  


Ticket holders not amused

Ticket holders not amused

“We anticipate that our strong recent momentum will continue as we move into some of the historically busiest days of the year.”— Ri...

May 13th, 2022 |  


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