NEWS


Demolition talks continue

Demolition talks continue

Last July, Delaware’s Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) turned down a proposal by Rylee Ltd. to demolish and reconstruct a building on Sout...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


OWU’s spring Spanish Film Series underway

OWU’s spring Spanish Film Series underway

Ohio Wesleyan University’s spring Spanish Film Series is offering free streaming access to five films by acclaimed Spanish director Chus Guti...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Ohio Wesleyan joins national initiative to support student mental health

Ohio Wesleyan joins national initiative to support student mental health

Ohio Wesleyan University is joining JED Campus in support of student well-being and mental health. The nationwide program, part of The Jed Foundation ...

February 27th, 2021 |  


Library project moves forward

Library project moves forward

The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) Board of Trustees voted Thursday to accept the guaranteed maximum price (GMP) proposal pertaining to the c...

February 27th, 2021 |  


BV to return to five-day education

BV to return to five-day education

During a special meeting held Thursday, the Buckeye Valley Board of Education voted to return to in-person classes five days a week beginning March 22...

February 27th, 2021 |  


Berlin Township aiming to keep up with development

Berlin Township aiming to keep up with development

It’s been a busy year thus far for officials in Berlin Township.During a Berlin Township Zoning Commission (BZC) meeting held Jan. 12, Chairpers...

February 26th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Patriots nip Wolves in district semifinal
Olentangy’s Peroni, Kuriger win state titles

Olentangy’s Peroni, Kuriger win state titles

The Olentangy girls swim team turned Canton’s C.T. Branin Natatorium into its personal party venue during Saturday’s Division I state swim...

March 1st, 2021 |  


Pioneer pressure catches up to Eagles

Pioneer pressure catches up to Eagles

The Olentangy Orange boys basketball team’s seemingly relentless pressure paid off late as it used its press, both full-court and half-court var...

February 26th, 2021 |  


OWU celebrates the courage, character and life of Charles Thomas

Charles Thomas, a Black student from Zanesville, played fullback on OWU’s football team and was a standout catcher on the baseball team for thre...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Logan holds off Olentangy in district semifinal

Logan holds off Olentangy in district semifinal

Kennedie Doup banked in a deep three-pointer to give the 12th-seeded Olentangy girls basketball team a lead early in the fourth quarter, but it didn&#...

February 24th, 2021 |  


Bears clip Panthers for 1st tourney win

Bears clip Panthers for 1st tourney win

The Olentangy Berlin boys basketball team shook off a slow start and made just enough plays down the stretch to pick up its first tournament win in pr...

February 23rd, 2021 |  


Orange’s Martin wins 2nd straight state title

Orange’s Martin wins 2nd straight state title

For the second straight year, Olentangy Orange senior Taryn Martin is on top of the Ohio high school girls wrestling world.After a perfect regular sea...

February 22nd, 2021 |  


LIFE


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. |  


Galena cancels tree lighting

GALENA — The Village of Galena has canceled its annual tree lighting ceremony previously scheduled for December 6.The following statement was is...

December 3rd, 2020 |  


Yoder family prepares for baby

Yoder family prepares for baby

We’re working on organizing closets, cleaning out neglected corners, and getting things in order before the baby comes. I’m enjoying every...

June 2nd, 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 |  


OPINION


Which Bible characters do you identify with most?

Which Bible characters do you identify with most?

As you read through any given Biblical story, how do you place yourself in the story? With which of the characters do you identify yourself? The one(s...

February 26th, 2021 |  


US draft remains in place on contingency basis

US draft remains in place on contingency basis

Editor’s note: This is part one of a six-part series on conscription (the draft).Conscription in the United States, commonly known as the draft,...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Stratford Ecological Center to unveil Storybook Trail

Stratford Ecological Center to unveil Storybook Trail

This month last year at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road, the fields were water-logged, the lane to the pond was a mass of ruts filled with...

February 24th, 2021 |  


T Tauri helps tell important story

T Tauri helps tell important story

Buried in the bright stars of Taurus’ V-shaped head is a star that, at its brightest, is visible only in a medium-sized amateur telescope. At it...

February 23rd, 2021 |  


Options for filing federal taxes aplenty

Options for filing federal taxes aplenty

This time of year our Delaware County District Library reference desks see an uptick in tax questions of all kinds. If you are required to file a 2020...

February 20th, 2021 |  


‘MumBet’ helped bring an end to slavery

‘MumBet’ helped bring an end to slavery

“All men are born free and equal.”— Massachusetts Constitution of 1780“I heard that paper read yesterday. Won’t the law ...

February 19th, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA