NEWS


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Johnson named 16th president of OSU

Johnson named 16th president of OSU

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees on Wednesday appointed Kristina M. Johnson, Ph.D., as the 16th president in university history. Johnson, w...

June 3rd, 2020 updated: June 3rd, 2020. |  


SourcePoint to begin accepting grant requests

SourcePoint to begin accepting grant requests

Applications will soon be available for the 2021 funding of community programs that serve Delaware County residents ages 55 and older. SourcePoint ann...

June 3rd, 2020 |  


Summer break has arrived

Summer break has arrived

The Delaware City Schools Board of Education on Monday discussed graduation, the end of the school year, and the ongoing preparations for next year.Th...

June 3rd, 2020 |  


OLSD purchases admin building

OLSD purchases admin building

The Olentangy Local School District’s home at 7840 Graphics Way Drive will remain so for years to come as the district approved a real estate pu...

June 3rd, 2020 |  


OWU profs discuss pandemic’s impact on food security

OWU profs discuss pandemic’s impact on food security

Three Ohio Wesleyan University professors looked at how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the food supply chain during a round-robin panel discussion...

June 3rd, 2020 |  


Subdivision to be built on old golf course

Subdivision to be built on old golf course

The old Sunbury Golf Course will become a subdivision called Rolling Hills.Just east of Golf Course Road, Rolling Hills will consist of 150 single-fam...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA to expand football playoffs in 2021

OHSAA to expand football playoffs in 2021

The more the merrier.That’s the Ohio High School Athletic Association’s take on the football playoffs at least, as the Board of Directors ...

May 21st, 2020 |  


OSU AD talks season outlook

OSU AD talks season outlook

Pieces are beginning to fall into place for a 2020 college football season to take place, although there is still great uncertainty as to what that se...

May 20th, 2020 |  


OHSAA girls basketball state tournament moving to Dayton

OHSAA girls basketball state tournament moving to Dayton

For the second time in the last month, the Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced a venue change for one of its state tournaments.This ti...

May 18th, 2020 |  


Myers, Davis working despite break

Myers, Davis working despite break

Ohio State offensive linemen Josh Myers and Wyatt Davis spoke with the media on Thursday via teleconference to discuss how they are staying prepared f...

May 15th, 2020 |  


McWilliams voted to Academic All-District Team

McWilliams voted to Academic All-District Team

Ohio Wesleyan University senior Canyon McWilliams was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District VII baseball team, it was announced Thursday.McWilliam...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Three Bishop rowers named to All-MARC Team

Three Bishop rowers named to All-MARC Team

Three Ohio Wesleyan rowers were named to the All-Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference teams, it was announced by the MARC.Junior Fiona Roddy and senior Gret...

May 1st, 2020 |  


LIFE


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A blessed Mother’s Day

A blessed Mother’s Day

It was one of those nights. As soon as one child was asleep, it seemed like another needed mama to blow a stuffy nose or something to soothe a raspy c...

May 27th, 2020 |  


The Amish Cook: Yoders yearn for spring

The Amish Cook: Yoders yearn for spring

I don’t recall ever before relishing so much those first warm sunny days of spring. After wiping so many tears from little boys who wanted to pl...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Finding the strength to apologize, forgive

Finding the strength to apologize, forgive

Okay, here we go with part two. A week ago, we chatted a bit about the Amish way of life and covered some interesting questions some of you have had. ...

March 18th, 2020 |  


Couple marks 65 years

Couple marks 65 years

Bill and Jo (Preston) Williams of Delaware will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary today.They were married on March 7, 1955, in England.They are...

March 7th, 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 |  


OPINION


Summer Reading Club to kick off

Thank you to our first patrons who tested the waters with the Delaware County District Library’s new curbside and drive-thru services this past ...

May 30th, 2020 |  


One battle changed course of Civil War

One battle changed course of Civil War

Battle of GettysburgThe Battle of Gettysburg, fought from July 1 to July 3, 1863, is considered the most important engagement of the American Civil Wa...

May 29th, 2020 |  


Quoting Benjamin Franklin

Quoting Benjamin Franklin

“It could not but surprise us to hear, that our old Friends were on a sudden become our cruel Enemies.”“By refusing our Bills from T...

May 29th, 2020 |  


When, how to feed your plants

When, how to feed your plants

There’s no better way to feed your plants than mixing the fertilizer with the soil when you plant. This has a “timed-release” effect...

May 28th, 2020 |  


Protecting workers on the job

Protecting workers on the job

It’s clear that Ohio workers are the heroes of this pandemic.At a time when we’re demanding more from them than ever before, you would thi...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Life is constantly changing

Life is constantly changing

Recently, I wrote something that was all about downsizing. I like how “downsizing” is explained in the dictionary (to produce smaller mode...

May 27th, 2020 |  


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