NEWS


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Agency seeks levy renewal
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New facility taking shape
Hayes crowns homecoming queen, king

Hayes crowns homecoming queen, king

CJ Holmes and Madi Frye were crowned king and queen over the weekend as Hayes High School celebrated Homecoming.The pair, seniors at Hayes, said Tuesd...

October 20th, 2021 |  


BWAHS to host Fall Heritage Festival

BWAHS to host Fall Heritage Festival

The Big Walnut Area Historical Society will hold its annual Fall Heritage Festival in connection with Sunbury’s Fall Fest from 3-6 p.m. on Sunda...

October 20th, 2021 |  


MTSO lectures focused on Tulsa massacre

MTSO lectures focused on Tulsa massacre

The Williams Institute at Methodist Theological School in Ohio will present two lectures by Juan M. Floyd-Thomas, associate professor of African Ameri...

October 20th, 2021 |  


OLSD 4th largest in Ohio

OLSD 4th largest in Ohio

Now the fourth largest school district in the state behind only Columbus, Cleveland and Cincinnati, the Olentangy Local School District (OLSD) continu...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Celebrating 25-year milestone

Celebrating 25-year milestone

HelpLine recently celebrated 25 years of volunteerism with Connections Volunteer Center (Connections), a program of HelpLine, during its 51st annual m...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Tackett, Griffith vie for council seat in Delaware

Tackett, Griffith vie for council seat in Delaware

With the First Ward seat on Delaware City Council up for grabs in November, two candidates are vying to fill the vacancy. The seat was formerly held b...

October 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Barons blank Lancers in sectional final
Bears cruise to tourney-opening win

Bears cruise to tourney-opening win

The Olentangy Berlin girls volleyball team continues to build, following up its best regular season in program history with a convincing straight-set ...

October 19th, 2021 updated: October 19th, 2021. |  


Pacers open tourney with win over Eagles

Pacers open tourney with win over Eagles

The Delaware Hayes girls volleyball team was sharp in its tournament opener, sweeping away visiting New Albany in a sectional semifinal Monday night i...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Big Walnut wins Capital Division crown

Big Walnut wins Capital Division crown

Natalie Ghering and Gianna Rose both nabbed top-1o finishes while leading the Big Walnut girls cross country team to a league title at Saturday’...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles survive Scioto, 28-20

Golden Eagles survive Scioto, 28-20

The Big Walnut football team survived a nail-biter on Friday night in Sunbury, narrowly defeating a relentless Dublin Scioto team 28-20.The fourth-ran...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles handle business on Senior Night

Golden Eagles handle business on Senior Night

The Big Walnut football team started fast and handled its business late to stay perfect with a 28-20 OCC-Capital Division win over visiting Dublin Sci...

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


Franz, Orange duo punch tickets to state tourney

Franz, Orange duo punch tickets to state tourney

Olentangy Berlin senior Ella Franz punched a ticket to the upcoming state showcase, winning her first- and second-round matchups at Thursday’s D...

October 14th, 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


Working to save Ohio’s stages

Working to save Ohio’s stages

In March of last year, the pandemic forced theaters and concerts venues across the state of Ohio to halt shows and close doors, to stop the spread of ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Bubbles, jets and stellar infancy

Bubbles, jets and stellar infancy

The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has been exploring the universe for over three decades. Its recent troubles suggest that it is showing its age. Every...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Children feel at home at Stratford

Children feel at home at Stratford

On the Fall Equinox, 3 inches of rain fell at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. The next day, which coincided with the famous Little Brown ...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Gracing: Reflection on Ephesians 4:32

Gracing: Reflection on Ephesians 4:32

There are many lines in the Bible that are packed with meaning. One example comes from Ephesians 4:32:“Be kind and compassionate to one another,...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Amendments 19-22 address voting, alcohol, term limits

Amendments 19-22 address voting, alcohol, term limits

Editor’s note: This is part 10 of an 11-part series on the Constitution of the United States. This article contains the text as written and expl...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Plenty of events on tap in October

Plenty of events on tap in October

October is always one of the busiest months of the year for the Delaware County District Library. The Great GeekFest comic-con typically takes place e...

October 13th, 2021 |  


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