NEWS


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Whitaker, Vu crowned fair king, queen
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Tone inducted into HOF
Orange Township trustee back on Nov. ballot

Orange Township trustee back on Nov. ballot

LEWIS CENTER — Ben Grumbles, who is in the middle of a term as an Orange Township trustee, is being allowed to run for another trustee seat in t...

September 18th, 2021 |  


City of Delaware reflects on pool season

City of Delaware reflects on pool season

The last cannonball dive has landed with just the right amount of splash, and City of Delaware recreation staff is reflecting on the just completed po...

September 18th, 2021 |  


City earns national honor for 2021 budget

City earns national honor for 2021 budget

The City of Delaware has received the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award it was announced this we...

September 17th, 2021 |  


School district leaders talk education

School district leaders talk education

The Delaware Area County Chamber of Commerce held its annual “State of the Schools” event Thursday morning in which members heard an updat...

September 17th, 2021 |  


‘Grab-and-Go’ parking to remain

‘Grab-and-Go’ parking to remain

Temporary parking spaces designated for carryout customers are here to stay in downtown Delaware. During Monday’s Delaware City Council meeting,...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Otterbein recognized for programs, values

Otterbein recognized for programs, values

WESTERVILLE — Otterbein University has been collecting honors this fall, as it is recognized in national publications for its programs and value...

September 17th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Rose Run Xtra, Guido Di take OBC splits

Rose Run Xtra, Guido Di take OBC splits

Trainer Ron Burke and driver Chris Page continued their hot streak by winning the second of two $120,000 (div) Ohio Breeders Championship divisions fo...

September 21st, 2021 |  


Golden Eagles win 2nd straight OCC crown

Golden Eagles win 2nd straight OCC crown

The Big Walnut girls tennis team started the day one win away from a conference championship.It ended it with a second straight OCC-Capital Division c...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Heculisa sweeps Ohio Triple Crown with OBC win

Heculisa sweeps Ohio Triple Crown with OBC win

Hercuilsa flexed her muscle in a 1:55 score in the $91,267 Ohio Breeders Championship for three-year-old filly trotters in Monday action at the Delawa...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Defense, special teams help OWU down Wooster

Defense, special teams help OWU down Wooster

Senior defensive end K.D. Melton and sophomore linebacker Sam Heyer scored touchdowns that helped the Ohio Wesleyan football team pull away for a 31-7...

September 20th, 2021 |  


13 sophomore pacers enter 76th Little Brown Jug

13 sophomore pacers enter 76th Little Brown Jug

The quartet of Perfect Sting, Lou’s Pearlman, Whichwaytothebeach and American Courage lead a balanced field of 13 for the $661,800 Little Brown ...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Big Walnut slows down South

Big Walnut slows down South

The Big Walnut football team made a statement on Friday night in Sunbury, drubbing visiting Westerville South 38-7 in OCC-Capital action.The highly-an...

September 17th, 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


Freedoms outlined in First Amendment

Freedoms outlined in First Amendment

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

September 16th, 2021 |  


Send message to Liberty Township trustee

Send message to Liberty Township trustee

The best way to respond to a public official who fails to do the will of the people is to defeat her for reelection.Shyra Eichhorn, a Liberty Township...

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


Back in the day when neighbors neighbored

Back in the day when neighbors neighbored

For awhile now, anytime I heard the word “neighbor,” I thought of the Mister Rogers show and the song, “Won’t you be my neighb...

September 15th, 2021 |  


How Barnard plaque at Perkins came to be

How Barnard plaque at Perkins came to be

On the front of Perkins Observatory is a plaque honoring E.E. Barnard. Some unremembered artist carved his name into Italian marble inlaid with gold l...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Helping disabled Americans cast their votes

Helping disabled Americans cast their votes

The Delaware County District Library (DCDL) is proud to announce our participation in the National Disability Voter Registration Week (NDVRW) during t...

September 11th, 2021 updated: September 11th, 2021. |  


‘Odd Couple’s’ take on jury service

‘Odd Couple’s’ take on jury service

“Let’s just play cards. And please, hold them up — I can’t see where I marked them.”— Oscar Madison“A marria...

September 10th, 2021 updated: September 10th, 2021. |  


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