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DCS doubles down on hybrid learning

DCS doubles down on hybrid learning

The Delaware City Schools Board of Education voted 3-2 Monday to go forward with its current plan to begin the school year with a hybrid model.The dis...

August 11th, 2020 |  


New drive-thru location in works

New drive-thru location in works

More site improvements are coming to the Delaware Square Shopping Center.On Wednesday, the Delaware Planning Commission approved a combined Preliminar...

August 11th, 2020 |  


DGHD: Active cases drop

DGHD: Active cases drop

The number of active cases of COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus) in Delaware County dropped slightly over the weekend, the Delaware General Health Distr...

August 10th, 2020 |  


Sunbury woman killed in crash

Sunbury woman killed in crash

An investigation continues into a crash in Kingston Township that killed a Sunbury woman Friday.The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that at approxim...

August 10th, 2020 |  


OWU prof’s ‘In a Hotel’ poem nets high praise

OWU prof’s ‘In a Hotel’ poem nets high praise

Alfred Lord Tennyson. Emily Dickinson. Thomas Hardy. And Ohio Wesleyan University professor and poet David Caplan.All four are being recognized this s...

August 8th, 2020 |  


Fatal crash onRed Bank Roadin Genoa Township

Fatal crash onRed Bank Roadin Genoa Township

The first traffic fatality since 2012 to take place in Genoa Township occurred earlier this week.Around 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 2, the townshipR...

August 8th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Day wants January start to season

Day wants January start to season

The cancellation of the 2020 fall sports schedule by the Big Ten Conference rocked the college football landscape Tuesday, sending the 14 members of t...

August 12th, 2020 |  


Bears, Pacers finish 1-2 at Marysville Invitational

Bears, Pacers finish 1-2 at Marysville Invitational

The Olentangy Berlin boys golf team picked up its first tournament win of the season and Delaware Hayes closed second at Tuesday’s Marysville In...

August 11th, 2020 |  


Pacers earn team title at Nesselroad invite

Pacers earn team title at Nesselroad invite

Colin Bibler sparked his team for a second straight tournament, nabbing medalist honors with a 72 to lead the Delaware Hayes boys golf team to a win a...

August 10th, 2020 updated: August 10th, 2020. |  


BW blanks Darby in home opener

BW blanks Darby in home opener

Big Walnut’s Kina Ehlers lines up a serve during Monday’s showdown against visiting Hilliard Darby. Ehlers won 6-0, 6-0 at first singles t...

August 10th, 2020 updated: August 10th, 2020. |  


Liberty girls nab top-three finish at Panther Invitational

Liberty girls nab top-three finish at Panther Invitational

Olentangy Liberty’s Gracie Baun and Taya Buxton, Delaware Hayes’ Hayley Dye and Olentangy Berlin’s Mia Raines all shot 77s to tie fo...

August 7th, 2020 updated: August 7th, 2020. |  


OHSAA adjusts football season

OHSAA adjusts football season

The winding road to some form of a fall sports season in Ohio took another turn Friday, with the Ohio High School Athletic Association announcing an a...

August 7th, 2020 updated: August 7th, 2020. |  


LIFE


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Sundays are for relaxation
Cooling down during summertime

Cooling down during summertime

These summer days really are pressing in. I forgot how muggy it could get in southern Illinois! Thankfully the children don’t seem to mind the h...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Local youth make challenge finals

Local youth make challenge finals

COLUMBUS – A team of two Ohio high school students took first place in the 2020 Ohio Youth Capital Challenge finals for its policy proposal abou...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


The more, the merrier

The more, the merrier

This week I’d like to introduce you to our two new pets at the Yoder household.Gumdrop has captured all of our hearts. We were all eagerly waiti...

June 17th, 2020 |  


Yoders take surprise trip

Yoders take surprise trip

Hey, you’ve got to join us for leisurely afternoon. Daniel suggested that we all go for a ride with our standard-bred mare, Sapphire, and open c...

June 11th, 2020 |  


Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Bradley and Glenna Cox of Rawson, Ohio, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 12.Bradley is a former superintendent of Cory-Ra...

June 11th, 2020 |  


US 42 to remain closed for summer

US 42 to remain closed for summer

U.S. Route 42 between The Salvation Army Delaware Worship and Service Center (340 Lake St.) and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that develo...

June 8th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Orpheus displayed passion second to none

Orpheus displayed passion second to none

As I write these lines, our nation mourns the loss of civil-rights activist and Congressman John Lewis. He was the living embodiment of the word ̶...

August 11th, 2020 |  


Ohio manufacturers leading comeback thanks to Trump

Ohio manufacturers leading comeback thanks to Trump

President Trump’s recent visit to Clyde, Ohio, is a symbol of hope for manufacturers all over the country who had been forgotten by the Washingt...

August 8th, 2020 |  


Barbie collection commemorates milestone

Barbie collection commemorates milestone

Mattel’s Barbie isn’t just for kids anymore. Yep, at the age of … we won’t go there … I bought myself some Barbies. I al...

August 7th, 2020 |  


100 microns to tens of trillions

100 microns to tens of trillions

You begin life at 100 microns in diameter. That is smaller than the dot above an “i” or the period at the end of a sentence. Does this cel...

August 7th, 2020 |  


‘Operation: Forever Grateful’ remains a go

‘Operation: Forever Grateful’ remains a go

“Operation: Forever Grateful” (OFG) was established in 2012 at the Delaware County Fair. The first year, it was a fair sponsored event to ...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Ohio Supreme Court races of utmost importance

Ohio Supreme Court races of utmost importance

It’s so easy to get sucked into political rhetoric and headlines, especially around this time through early November during an election year. An...

August 5th, 2020 |  


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