NEWS


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New police chief in town
Delaware building healthiest county dynasty

Delaware building healthiest county dynasty

The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program — a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin P...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Hit-and-run crash under investigation

Hit-and-run crash under investigation

Police are still searching for the driver of a vehicle that injured a man in a hit-and-run crash in downtown Delaware over the weekend.The City of Del...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Program to feature Civil War reenactor

Program to feature Civil War reenactor

Anthony Gibbs, manager of Local History Services at the Ohio History Connection, will reenact a civil war soldier from the 127th Ohio Volunteer Infant...

March 20th, 2019 |  


SWCD promoting March events

SWCD promoting March events

The March calendar is filling up with a variety of public programs that you won’t want to miss.First is the “How to manage your woodland f...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Development part of Home Road extension

Development part of Home Road extension

In a unanimous vote Monday, the Orange Township Board of Trustees approved a zoning measure that will allow for the proposed construction of a develop...

March 20th, 2019 |  


No change? City has solution

No change? City has solution

Parking in and around Delaware’s downtown district can be quite the hassle. Often times it involves feeding a meter with change, which fewer peo...

March 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Pacers split against Perrysburg, Eastwood
Pioneers roll past Bears, 13-6

Pioneers roll past Bears, 13-6

LEWIS CENTER – Olentangy Orange interim coach Zach Peterson entered the Pioneer field sporting a different look, with masking tape covering an O...

March 21st, 2019 |  


JCU outlasts Ohio Wesleyan, 11-6

JCU outlasts Ohio Wesleyan, 11-6

DELAWARE – The Ohio Wesleyan baseball team spent the first half of the game working its way back from a 3-run deficit, only to have its defense ...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Pacers top Pioneers in emotional opener

Pacers top Pioneers in emotional opener

LEWIS CENTER – The Olentangy Orange boys lacrosse team broke the huddle after its 6-1 loss to Delaware Hayes to open the season with one clear m...

March 19th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Pioneers battle, but drop home opener

Pioneers battle, but drop home opener

LEWIS CENTER – New Olentangy Orange girls lacrosse coach Mallory Skrobot will have to wait another game for her first career victory.Maddie Morr...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Patriots prevail: win 1st regional championship

Patriots prevail: win 1st regional championship

COLUMBUS – Saturday afternoon’s Division I regional championship epitomized everything the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team has done...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Golden Eagles fall to Irish in opener

Golden Eagles fall to Irish in opener

DUBLIN – Big Walnut girls lacrosse coach Steve Palmer is hoping that his team continues to do what it has done in each of the last two seasons, ...

March 15th, 2019 |  


LIFE


The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

This year as I think of Valentine’s Day my heart fills with joy. What is more beautiful than simply love? Whether it’s love for your spous...

February 5th, 2019 |  


NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson joins her brother Michael and the Jackson 5 as members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, earning induction on Thu...

December 13th, 2018 |  


Skinners celebrate 50 years

Skinners celebrate 50 years

Gary and Carolyn Skinner celebrated 50 years of wedded bliss on Nov. 16. Their wedding ceremony was held at the Asbury United Methodist Church on Linc...

December 3rd, 2018 |  


Hearing loss is an invisible disability

Hearing loss is an invisible disability

For a long time now I have been thinking of writing about my hearing aids, but I didn’t want to admit that I have hearing loss. Recently, I read...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Blackledges celebrate 60 years

Fred and Mary Anne (Sheets) Blackledge of Delaware celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary recently with a family get-together at The Wilds in Cumbe...

November 3rd, 2018 |  


Don’t lose your driver’s license

Don’t lose your driver’s license

Where my driver’s license disappeared to, I have no idea. Not just my driver’s license, but my insurance card disappeared, as well! I have...

October 24th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Part 2: Celebrating spring

Diet fads appear every January and February. By mid-March, many dieting attempts to control weight with cabbage, grapefruit or celery have been scrapp...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Part 1: The Vernal Equinox

Part 1: The Vernal Equinox

March 20 marks the day we rather arbitrarily call the first day of spring. Unfortunately, the weather we see on the ground and in the sky does not nec...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Try your hand at improv

Try your hand at improv

Are you a comedy buff? Do you love “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” Do you think quickly on your feet? The Delaware County District Library Oran...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Tipping a farmhand?

Tipping a farmhand?

March eased itself in with light snow showers, and for good measure dumped three inches of snow at the Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road, th...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Dissenting from yourself

“He was not fitted intellectually or physically for the job.”— Leon Friedman, historian on Justice Whittaker“We need to be bol...

March 15th, 2019 |  


How to succeed with roses

How to succeed with roses

In a classic case of bad timing, roses have slipped from their perch as America’s favorite landscape plant. In our hectic, time-starved lives, r...

March 14th, 2019 |  


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