NEWS


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Johnson named 16th president of OSU
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Summer break has arrived
Unpacking untold WWII stories

Unpacking untold WWII stories

This summer, a novel will be released chronicling the true story of a local woman who discovered a relatives’ part in World War II and his frien...

May 30th, 2020 |  


Strand eyes July opening

Strand eyes July opening

After being forced to close as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, The Strand Theatre in downtown Delaware is hoping to reopen in July if the necessary...

May 30th, 2020 |  


Vigil held in downtown Delaware for George Floyd

Vigil held in downtown Delaware for George Floyd

An estimated 400 people attended a vigil held Friday evening in downtown Delaware in memory of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American who was ki...

May 29th, 2020 updated: May 29th, 2020. |  


Vigil held in downtown Delaware for George Floyd

Vigil held in downtown Delaware for George Floyd

An estimated 400 people attended a vigil held Friday evening in downtown Delaware in memory of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American who was ki...

May 29th, 2020 updated: May 29th, 2020. |  


DGHD: Total COVID-19 cases nearing 315

DGHD: Total COVID-19 cases nearing 315

The Delaware General Health District reported Friday there have been 314 reported cases of COVID-19 in Delaware County since the pandemic began.As of ...

May 29th, 2020 |  


When it rains, it pours

When it rains, it pours

Wow, the storms that rolled through Delaware County last week were real “frog stranglers.”“Frog stranglers,” rainstorms that a...

May 29th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


OHSAA announces venue change

OHSAA announces venue change

National Trail Raceway in Hebron, 20 miles east of Columbus, was quite kind to area cross-country runners over the last handful of years.The next grou...

April 30th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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Sinkhole shuts down US 42
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


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 |  


Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

The American flags on the veterans’ graves remain year-round and are refreshed each month by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1095. Other cem...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

The science-minded among us occasionally chide me about my interest in the old stories about the stars. Why do I tell them when I could be discussing,...

May 26th, 2020 |  


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