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Columbia Gas to replace gas lines in Ashley

Columbia Gas to replace gas lines in Ashley

Aging gas lines in the village of Ashley will be replaced with state-of-the-art plastic pipe, Columbia Gas of Ohio announced Monday.According to a pre...

January 14th, 2022 |  


SourcePoint welcomes new board members

SourcePoint welcomes new board members

SourcePoint recently announced the appointment of four new members to its board of directors, as well as the full slate of officers and board members ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


DPD piloting new drug testing device

DPD piloting new drug testing device

The City of Delaware Police Department recently received approval to begin using a new drug-testing device in conjunction with the Ohio Attorney Gener...

January 13th, 2022 |  


New township hall moving forward

New township hall moving forward

Construction of Liberty Township’s new township hall and administrative office is officially underway. On Wednesday, various township and county...

January 13th, 2022 |  


DPHD: 4 failing COVID-19 factors increase

DPHD: 4 failing COVID-19 factors increase

The Delaware Public Health District is again reporting four out of five failed critical factors on its weekly COVID-19 report card, with increasing nu...

January 12th, 2022 |  


FCC awards technology grant to DCS

FCC awards technology grant to DCS

Delaware City Schools students will soon have access to hundreds of new devices after the district received grant funding from the Federal Communicati...

January 12th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA to add girls wrestling, boys volleyball

OHSAA to add girls wrestling, boys volleyball

In a historic move Thursday, the Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors voted unanimously to add girls wrestling and boys volleyball...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Pacer boys, girls win respective duals

Pacer boys, girls win respective duals

The Delaware Hayes wrestling teams put on a show during Wednesday’s boys-girls doubleheader, nabbing a pair of lopsided wins.The boys got things...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Barons pull away from Bobcats

Barons pull away from Bobcats

Don’t look now, but the Buckeye Valley boys basketball team has won 10 games in a row.The most recent, a solid 62-53 MSL-Ohio win over visiting ...

January 11th, 2022 |  


Liddell’s career night leads Ohio State over NW

Liddell’s career night leads Ohio State over NW

COLUMBUS — Due for a breakout performance, junior forward E.J. Liddell turned in a career-high 34 points to lead No. 13 Ohio State to a 95-87 wi...

January 9th, 2022 |  


Late run sends North over Big Walnut

Late run sends North over Big Walnut

The Big Walnut boys basketball team was in the game until midway through the fourth quarter, but a series of turnovers doomed its chances of winning a...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Golden Eagles break in new gym with win

Golden Eagles break in new gym with win

The Big Walnut girls basketball team played one of its best first quarters of the season, jumping out to a 16-2 lead it parlayed into a 51-30 OCC-Capi...

January 7th, 2022 |  


LIFE


Delaware Public Health District: Delaware County coronavirus deaths now 91

Delaware Public Health District: Delaware County coronavirus deaths now 91

The Delaware Public Health District said 91 county residents have died to date from the virus in its latest COVID-19 numbers report.“We are sadd...

February 19th, 2021 |  


ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

The Ohio Department of Health is reporting more than 11% of Ohioans have received one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, with 4% receiving both shots. T...

February 15th, 2021 |  


DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

Three people have died in Delaware County this week due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 81, the Delaware Public Health District announced Friday.Tw...

February 5th, 2021 |  


DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

The Delaware Public Health District reported Monday afternoon 10,104 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, exceeding the 10,000 mark.Confirmed ca...

February 1st, 2021 |  


Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Robert E. and Joyce (Tuller) Seitz will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30. They were married at the Sunbury United Methodist Church ...

December 26th, 2020 |  


Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Carter are celebrating 60 years of marriage today. On Dec. 17, 1960, they eloped to a justice of the peace and later on had a church...

December 17th, 2020 updated: December 18th, 2020. |  


OPINION


Andrews Raiders awarded Medal of Honor

Andrews Raiders awarded Medal of Honor

Editor’s note: This is part two of a two-part series on the Great Locomotive Chase.At Etowah, the raiders passed the older and smaller locomotiv...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Teach your kids to grown their own food

Teach your kids to grown their own food

There’s nothing like an economic downturn to remind us of what’s really important in life. A family that can grow its own food will always...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Astronomy important part of early Polynesian culture

Astronomy important part of early Polynesian culture

We residents of the 21st century tend to look at the sky with a scientific eye, and, of course, there’s nothing wrong with that. We know the sta...

January 11th, 2022 |  


Burning bush lives up to its name

Burning bush lives up to its name

Few landscape shrubs are as well known as the “burning bush” (Euonymus alatus or “winged euonymus”), a woody shrub known for i...

January 9th, 2022 |  


New exhibit on display at Delaware library

New exhibit on display at Delaware library

The Delaware County District Library is hosting a first-of-its-kind panel exhibition this winter called “Telling A People’s Story: African...

January 8th, 2022 |  


Why Christians celebrate Epiphany

Why Christians celebrate Epiphany

Yesterday, Jan. 6, now shares the annual opprobrium we historically reserve for such days of infamy as Aug. 24, 1814 (burning of the U.S. Capitol); De...

January 7th, 2022 |  


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