NEWS


Brenner named chair of education committee

Brenner named chair of education committee

COLUMBUS — Ohio Senate President Matt Huffman (R-Lima) last week appointed Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) to serve as chair of the Primary and Seco...

January 20th, 2021 |  


New digs for commissioners

New digs for commissioners

The Delaware County commissioners have moved into The Historic Courthouse, completing a renovation project two years in the making. Also moving to the...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Berlin Twp. trustees taking closer look at Fairview Memorial Park

Berlin Twp. trustees taking closer look at Fairview Memorial Park

LEWIS CENTER — Berlin Township may look into using ground penetrating radar for Fairview Memorial Park to see if there are any unmarked graves o...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Work underway on Regional Mobility Plan

Work underway on Regional Mobility Plan

COLUMBUS — The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission is beginning its work with eight central Ohio counties to develop a coordinated public tran...

January 20th, 2021 |  


McNeal recognized for leadership, caring

McNeal recognized for leadership, caring

Connie McNeal, activities director at Willow Brook Christian Village in Delaware, won the 2020 Excellence in Caring Award from LeadingAge Ohio, the st...

January 19th, 2021 |  


OWU holds program to honor MLK

OWU holds program to honor MLK

Ohio Wesleyan University held a panel discussion Monday to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and discuss his impact on the community.OWU traditionally ...

January 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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James’ big night lifts Braves over Monarchs
Purdue outlasts Ohio State, 67-65

Purdue outlasts Ohio State, 67-65

COLUMBUS — A first-half barrage of three-pointers wasn’t enough for No. 15 Ohio State as Jaden Ivey’s three-pointer with five second...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Pacers rally past Golden Eagles

Pacers rally past Golden Eagles

The Delaware Hayes boys basketball team has been on the wrong side of more than a few close games this season.Tuesday, though, it was the Pacers’...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Pacers pull away from Bears, 55-44

Pacers pull away from Bears, 55-44

Olentangy Berlin’s Courtney Suchan cashed in on a pair of free throws to close the gap to two points early in the fourth quarter, but the visiti...

January 18th, 2021 updated: January 19th, 2021. |  


Patriots drop Pioneers, 68-62

Patriots drop Pioneers, 68-62

It was a total team effort for the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team as five players scored — all in double figures — on the way to a...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Bucks hold off Wildcats, 81-71

Bucks hold off Wildcats, 81-71

COLUMBUS — Duane Washington Jr. scored a career-high 23 points and Ohio State staved off a late charge by Northwestern to defeat the Wildcats, 8...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Last year, the Delaware Hayes wrestling team had a handful of girls who were serious about the sport.This year, the Pacers have enough for an all-girl...

January 13th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


LIFE


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Carters celebrate 60th anniversary
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


Balderson: Capitol siege was un-American

Balderson: Capitol siege was un-American

Let’s be clear, the riots in the United States Capitol were an insurrection.The Bill of Rights — the first 10 amendments to the United Sta...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Farmhands turn their attention to inside work

Farmhands turn their attention to inside work

The farmhands at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road in Delaware did not take their usual two-week holiday over Christmas and New Year, as hel...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month and the Delaware County District Library has a partnership with the Delaware County Against Human Traffic...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Recalling defining moments in life

Recalling defining moments in life

Loneliness kills the soul, the heart, the mind and the will to live!Can I just be honest right out of the gate?There are many great articles written b...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

It is no secret that Google has secured a near monopoly in the search and local advertising world. However, the impact on newspapers hasn’t been...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

I have never much liked our New Year’s Eve celebrations. The new year is supposed to be a time of renewal and rebirth, but the middle of winter ...

January 14th, 2021 |  


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