NEWS


Powell takes stance on EMS proposal

Powell takes stance on EMS proposal

Tuesday night’s agenda for the meeting of Powell City Council looked light and uneventful. However, it was what didn’t show up on the agen...

December 6th, 2018 |  


Partnership aims to help Ohioans stay warm

Partnership aims to help Ohioans stay warm

The Bridges Community Action Partnership and Ohio Development Services Agency will help Ohioans stay warm during the cold winter months. The Home Ener...

December 6th, 2018 |  


Mount Carmel to unveil new name, brand

Mount Carmel to unveil new name, brand

Mount Carmel Rehabilitation Hospital, in partnership with HealthSouth, will unveil its new name and brand as part of its company’s name change a...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Sunbury Farms moving forward

Sunbury Farms moving forward

They say that the third time is a charm, and it’s a truism for Northgate Construction Services’ Sunbury Farms proposal on its third visit ...

December 4th, 2018 updated: December 4th, 2018. |  


Ohio Farm Bureau to celebrate centennial

Ohio Farm Bureau to celebrate centennial

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Farm Bureau will hold its 100th annual meeting Dec. 6-7 in Columbus. The centennial event’s theme is “Celebratin...

December 4th, 2018 |  


Volunteers needed throughout Delaware County

Volunteers needed throughout Delaware County

Connections Volunteer Center, a program of HelpLine, has information about the following volunteer opportunities in Delaware County. For more informat...

December 4th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Patriots cruise past Monarchs, 80-55

Patriots cruise past Monarchs, 80-55

MARYSVILLE – The rain Saturday brought many obstacles. But none of them slowed down the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team.Not a flooded roa...

December 16th, 2018 |  


BW sweeps away New Albany

BW sweeps away New Albany

SUNBURY – Big Walnut boys basketball coach Brett Bartlett did his best Jim O’Brien impersonation, perched atop a stool on the sideline bec...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Griggs, Kinsway help Pacers rally past Irish

Griggs, Kinsway help Pacers rally past Irish

Down 50-33 with 1:09 left in the third quarter, things weren’t going so well for the Delaware Hayes boys basketball team.By the time Friday̵...

December 14th, 2018 updated: December 14th, 2018. |  


Buckeye Valley girls roll to 7-0 start

Buckeye Valley girls roll to 7-0 start

The Buckeye Valley girls bowling team continued its perfect start to the season Friday, rolling past Marion Harding 1,659-1,548 to improve to 7-0.R...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Patriots can’t climb out of early hole

Patriots can’t climb out of early hole

POWELL – Olentangy Liberty girls basketball coach Sam Krafty described his team’s shooting Thursday night as, “a little rushed.̶...

December 13th, 2018 |  


Hayes gets boost from local businesses

Hayes gets boost from local businesses

Of the nearly eight billion people living on this planet, many will never have the opportunity to go to Walt Disney World.The Delaware Hayes boys bask...

December 12th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Skinners celebrate 50 years
Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Fred and Mary Anne (Sheets) Blackledge of Delaware celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary recently with a family get-together at The Wilds in Cumbe...

November 3rd, 2018 |  


Don’t lose your driver’s license

Don’t lose your driver’s license

Where my driver’s license disappeared to, I have no idea. Not just my driver’s license, but my insurance card disappeared, as well! I have...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Hearing voices from another room

Hearing voices from another room

Just as I woke up, I could hear their voices coming from out in the other room. They were a little muffled, because the door was shut, making it pitch...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Roden/Davis

Roden/Davis

Joe (JR) and Terri Roden of Delaware, Ohio, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Zac Davis, son of Amy Durbin and Bret...

October 5th, 2018 |  


Akerses celebrate 40 years

Akerses celebrate 40 years

Rev. Donnie and Sherry (May) Akers, of Delaware, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 30. They were united in marriage on Sept. 30, ...

September 29th, 2018 |  


Ciminos celebrate 50 years

Ciminos celebrate 50 years

Conrad Dwight and Loretta “Lorrie” Cimino of Waldo celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a luncheon at the Westfield Community Ch...

September 28th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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The court as critic

Cookies are among the world’s best-loved foods. Ideally, cookies keep their optimal freshness for about a week. If you have started baking a few...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Observing with that Christmas telescope

Observing with that Christmas telescope

The holiday season is upon us. Most folks are filled with the joy that rises out of mass consumption, but I am, as usual, feeling a few misgivings. I ...

December 10th, 2018 |  


A time of advent

A time of advent

For Christians, we’ve entered a time in the four Sundays before Christmas where we look with anticipation to the “advent” or “...

December 7th, 2018 |  


The intricate balance of plea bargaining

The intricate balance of plea bargaining

As a prosecutor, I get a lot of questions. One of the most frequently asked questions involves the plea bargain, or “plea deal,” as some c...

December 7th, 2018 |  


What are you waiting for? Christmas? It is getting closer with each new sunrise and sunset.It will not be long before the beautiful wrapped gifts are ...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Lost stories of World War II

Lost stories of World War II

While I was growing up in the 60s, my father never said very much about his time in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He only told us to “...

December 5th, 2018 |  


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