NEWS


Delaware Walk to End Alzheimer’s to be held Oct. 2

Delaware Walk to End Alzheimer’s to be held Oct. 2

Downtown Delaware will be the site of this year’s Delaware Walk to End Alzheimer’s as walkers gather in person united in the fight against...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Tone inducted into HOF

Tone inducted into HOF

During a ceremony held Monday morning in the new Ag Center/Junior Fair Building at the Delaware County Fairgrounds, the late Russell “Toney̶...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Pyle champion once again

Pyle champion once again

Maggie Pyle was named Grand Champion Meat Chickens winner in the Pen of 3 Market Chickens category at Delaware County Fair’s Poultry Show.“...

September 20th, 2021 |  


DACC librarian earns certification

DACC librarian earns certification

After completing a new certification from the State of Ohio, the media center specialist at the Delaware Area Career Center said she is excited to hel...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Improvements planned for DFD

Improvements planned for DFD

Delaware City Council is currently considering approval of the city’s latest five-year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP). On Monday, council held t...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Orange Township trustee back on Nov. ballot

Orange Township trustee back on Nov. ballot

LEWIS CENTER — Ben Grumbles, who is in the middle of a term as an Orange Township trustee, is being allowed to run for another trustee seat in t...

September 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


OWU hires 1st Esports Program Coordinator

OWU hires 1st Esports Program Coordinator

Kyle Jenkins is ready to power up Ohio Wesleyan University’s new esports program.On Oct. 1, Jenkins will join the university as its first esport...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Rose Run Xtra, Guido Di take OBC splits

Rose Run Xtra, Guido Di take OBC splits

Trainer Ron Burke and driver Chris Page continued their hot streak by winning the second of two $120,000 (div) Ohio Breeders Championship divisions fo...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles win 2nd straight OCC crown

Golden Eagles win 2nd straight OCC crown

The Big Walnut girls tennis team started the day one win away from a conference championship.It ended it with a second straight OCC-Capital Division c...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Heculisa sweeps Ohio Triple Crown with OBC win

Heculisa sweeps Ohio Triple Crown with OBC win

Hercuilsa flexed her muscle in a 1:55 score in the $91,267 Ohio Breeders Championship for three-year-old filly trotters in Monday action at the Delawa...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Defense, special teams help OWU down Wooster

Defense, special teams help OWU down Wooster

Senior defensive end K.D. Melton and sophomore linebacker Sam Heyer scored touchdowns that helped the Ohio Wesleyan football team pull away for a 31-7...

September 20th, 2021 |  


13 sophomore pacers enter 76th Little Brown Jug

13 sophomore pacers enter 76th Little Brown Jug

The quartet of Perfect Sting, Lou’s Pearlman, Whichwaytothebeach and American Courage lead a balanced field of 13 for the $661,800 Little Brown ...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


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


Freedoms outlined in First Amendment

Freedoms outlined in First Amendment

Editor’s note: This is part six of an 11-part series on the Constitution of the United States. This article contains the text as written and exp...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Send message to Liberty Township trustee

Send message to Liberty Township trustee

The best way to respond to a public official who fails to do the will of the people is to defeat her for reelection.Shyra Eichhorn, a Liberty Township...

September 15th, 2021 updated: September 15th, 2021. |  


Back in the day when neighbors neighbored

Back in the day when neighbors neighbored

For awhile now, anytime I heard the word “neighbor,” I thought of the Mister Rogers show and the song, “Won’t you be my neighb...

September 15th, 2021 |  


How Barnard plaque at Perkins came to be

How Barnard plaque at Perkins came to be

On the front of Perkins Observatory is a plaque honoring E.E. Barnard. Some unremembered artist carved his name into Italian marble inlaid with gold l...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Helping disabled Americans cast their votes

Helping disabled Americans cast their votes

The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) is proud to announce our participation in the National Disability Voter Registration Week (NDVRW) during t...

September 11th, 2021 updated: September 11th, 2021. |  


‘Odd Couple’s’ take on jury service

‘Odd Couple’s’ take on jury service

“Let’s just play cards. And please, hold them up — I can’t see where I marked them.”— Oscar Madison“A marria...

September 10th, 2021 updated: September 10th, 2021. |  


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