NEWS


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OWU earns high praise

Studies support county’s growth

The growth of Delaware County is no secret. It is clearly evident in the increasing populations, stretching city boundaries, constant residential deve...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Dettelbach to appear at fundraiser

Dettelbach to appear at fundraiser

The Delaware County Democratic Party’s second annual “Catch A Rising Star” fundraiser will be headlined by the Democratic candidate ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Hot summer leads to more breakdowns

Record heat in May and above average temperatures in June in July have led to more vehicle breakdowns. AAA Ohio Auto Club responded to about 5 percent...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Deputies’ actions ‘justified’

The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday that the Bureau of Criminal Investigation has concluded its investigation into the June 6 ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


PD investigating catalytic converter thefts

PD investigating catalytic converter thefts

The City of Delaware Police Department is investigating a number of catalytic converters being stolen from vehicles this past weekend.Police report th...

July 13th, 2018 |  


OWU appoints new enrollment, communications VP

OWU appoints new enrollment, communications VP

Ohio Wesleyan University announced July 9 the appointment of Stefanie Niles as its vice president for enrollment and communications. In her new role, ...

July 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


No slowing Dawson down

No slowing Dawson down

It’s easy for Buckeye Valley sophomore cross country runner Chloe Dawson to look back at last season and wonder about what might have been.An in...

July 6th, 2018 updated: July 6th, 2018. |  


Godfrey qualifies for Porter Cup

Godfrey qualifies for Porter Cup

Ben Crenshaw, Phil Mickelson, David Duval … Grant Godfrey?It’s not easy to earn a spot in a sentence with some of golf’s great names...

June 29th, 2018 |  


Sierawski named to Hampshire Honor Society

Sierawski named to Hampshire Honor Society

The National Football Foundation (NFF) and the College Football Hall of Fame has recognized Baldwin Wallace University senior Academic All-Ohio Athlet...

June 25th, 2018 updated: June 25th, 2018. |  


Hamblett selected Regional Player of Year

Hamblett selected Regional Player of Year

Six Ohio Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse players were named to the All-West Region teams by the Intercollegiate Men’s Lacrosse Coaches ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Godfrey posts 70 at Sunnehanna Amateur qualifier

Godfrey posts 70 at Sunnehanna Amateur qualifier

Grant Godfrey didn’t finish Sunday where he wanted to.The University of Toledo junior and former Delaware Hayes standout posted a solid round, b...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Kreft caps stellar career with state title

Kreft caps stellar career with state title

Buckeye Valley senior Zach Kreft knows what the top of the podium feels like.He was just there after winning the Division II cross country championshi...

June 3rd, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Islands in the stream

Documentary on PTSD to be shown at CSCC Delaware

While soldiers are deployed, often times their entire driving force is getting back home. But the cold reality for so many soldiers who return from wa...

June 25th, 2018 |  


This frustrating thing called my computer

This frustrating thing called my computer

The past couple of weeks have had some big ups and downs for me. The ups included going to Delaware and having lunch at Bun’s, and the downs wer...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Russells celebrate 60th

Russells celebrate 60th

Mr. and Mrs. William Russell of Palm Desert, California, will celebrate their 60th anniversary on June 9. They were married on that date in 1958 at th...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Swings, slides, sandboxes and Putt-Putt golf

Swings, slides, sandboxes and Putt-Putt golf

What a refreshing sight it was to look outside my dining room window and be surprised to see a child’s swing hanging from our new next-door neig...

June 6th, 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...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Bird nest provides opportunity to see nature at work

Bird nest provides opportunity to see nature at work

The first day I realized that something was going on outside our upstairs bathroom window, I never dreamed of the experience I was in for. We found a ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


OPINION


Story behind ‘Kneeling Man’ or Hercules constellation

Story behind ‘Kneeling Man’ or Hercules constellation

Hercules, the greatest of all the legendary heroes, was called Heracles by the ancient Greeks.He is commemorated by the fifth largest constellation, l...

July 16th, 2018 |  


First Amendment rights apply to everyone

I respond to Christopher Acker’s letter of July 7. Had I been going along with what he wrote, he would have lost me at line two when he mentione...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Importance of being bored

Importance of being bored

“What is this life if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare.”— “Leisure” by W. H. DaviesHe was born during u...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Health hype about antioxidants

Constant talk and discussion in the media, health magazines and blogs about the effect of antioxidants on the body interests many people. But what are...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Bringing nation back to its ‘moderate senses’

As many of you know, I have lived in and come to deeply love Delaware for over 30 years. I have raised my family here, and I and my family have commit...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Fifteen tips to stay safe this summer

Summer is traditionally a season of relaxation and recreation, yet it’s also a common time for injuries as people step outside to enjoy the weat...

July 9th, 2018 |  


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