NEWS


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Bike path to be extended
Delaware resident named NAADA president

Delaware resident named NAADA president

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Dr. Pat R. Whittington, a Delaware resident and assistant dean for student development in the College of Food, Agricultural, a...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Outdoor grad ceremony held at Big Walnut

Outdoor grad ceremony held at Big Walnut

SUNBURY — On Saturday evening, Big Walnut High School’s graduating seniors got the outdoor commencement ceremony it was promised.“We...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Harbor Freight opens local store

Harbor Freight opens local store

Popular hardware store Harbor Freight Tools recently opened its first retail location in Delaware County at 1764 Columbus Pike in Delaware. Located ne...

July 28th, 2020 |  


DGHD: Active COVID-19 cases continue to fall

DGHD: Active COVID-19 cases continue to fall

Active cases of COVID-19 are continuing to decrease in Delaware County, the Delaware General Health District reported at 1:30 p.m. Monday.The number o...

July 27th, 2020 |  


Berkshire Twp. open for business

Berkshire Twp. open for business

Despite the novel coronavirus pandemic, Berkshire Township has reopened for its meetings.Berkshire’s website notes the township reopened for reg...

July 25th, 2020 |  


Plans underway to open men’s shelter in Delaware County

Plans underway to open men’s shelter in Delaware County

The need for a dedicated men’s shelter in Delaware County has long been a concern of many community members, and that need may finally be met in...

July 25th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA surveys member schools on fall

OHSAA surveys member schools on fall

The fall sports season is almost here.That’s the good news.The bad, though, is that area football, tennis, field hockey, golf, cross country, so...

July 27th, 2020 updated: July 27th, 2020. |  


Ohio Wesleyan, NCAC suspend fall sports

Ohio Wesleyan, NCAC suspend fall sports

The North Coast Athletic Conference Presidents’ Council and Ohio Wesleyan University have suspended intercollegiate athletic competition for the...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


Who are the best defensive players OSU’s faced?

Who are the best defensive players OSU’s faced?

When the Big Ten Network announced its All-Decade team a few weeks ago it reminded me how many great players I have seen play against Ohio State in wr...

July 20th, 2020 |  


Raines wins Ohio Junior Girls Championship

Raines wins Ohio Junior Girls Championship

This year, thanks to the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, has been unlike any other.Not for some, but for everyone.Leila Raines managed to ...

July 15th, 2020 |  


OHSAA reaffirms plan to move ahead with fall sports

OHSAA reaffirms plan to move ahead with fall sports

The Ohio High School Athletic Association reiterated its plans to move ahead with fall sports, even if it doesn’t feel completely comfortable wi...

July 14th, 2020 |  


Ohio Wesleyan, NCAC release plan for fall sports

Ohio Wesleyan, NCAC release plan for fall sports

Ohio Wesleyan University and the North Coast Athletic Conference are developing plans and procedures for intercollegiate athletics during the fall 202...

July 10th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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Sundays are for relaxation
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 |  


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 |  


Sinkhole shuts down US 42

Sinkhole shuts down US 42

U.S. Route 42 between the city of Delaware and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that developed after recent heavy rains. The detour is state...

May 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Perseid meteor shower 2020
De Havilland’s legal legacy

De Havilland’s legal legacy

“I wanted to do complex roles, like Melanie for example, and Jack Warner saw me as an ingénue. I was really restless to portray more develo...

July 31st, 2020 |  


Obtaining, using veteran ID cards

Obtaining, using veteran ID cards

Having a veteran identification card can provide various benefits and discounts for a veteran. This column will address some common cards and identifi...

July 30th, 2020 |  


Get right with God, family, co-workers

Get right with God, family, co-workers

The last several months have caused some very hard challenges.I have had two very good work buddies who have passed away during the COVID-19 pandemic....

July 29th, 2020 |  


Watch out for Scorpius’ stinger

Watch out for Scorpius’ stinger

A couple of years back, I participated in a public star party in the parking lot of the Visitor’s Center of Glacier National Park in Montana. I ...

July 28th, 2020 |  


Welcome to the world, Joshua David!

Welcome to the world, Joshua David!

What a miracle. What complete innocence. I can not wrap my feeble brain around it. Only God in His Sovereignty could design anything so perfect.As a n...

July 25th, 2020 |  


DCDL committed to helping families

DCDL committed to helping families

Many parents of school-age children had to make a difficult decision this week regarding whether to enroll in a traditional classroom or an online lea...

July 25th, 2020 |  


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