NEWS


12:28 pm
Updated: 12:00 am. |    
Hayes holds drive-thru grad ceremony
DGHD reporting 11 COVID-19 deaths in county

DGHD reporting 11 COVID-19 deaths in county

Two more people died from COVID-19 over the weekend, the Delaware General Health District reported Tuesday, bringing the total number of deaths from t...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Work continues on parking lot in Sunbury

Work continues on parking lot in Sunbury

The spring rains have slowed, but not halted work on the corner of Cherry and Columbus streets in Sunbury.“I think it looks fabulous,” Eng...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Hyperloop tech deemed feasible in central Ohio

Hyperloop tech deemed feasible in central Ohio

COLUMBUS – On May 20, the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) released the final report of its “Midwest Connect” Hyperloop...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Class of 2020 graduates

Class of 2020 graduates

Saturday marked the 144th annual commencement ceremony for seniors at Rutherford B. Hayes High School and was the first ceremony of its kind in the sc...

May 26th, 2020 updated: May 26th, 2020. |  


Grad ceremony for the ages

Grad ceremony for the ages

Buckeye Valley High School Principal Jim Albanese presents Leah Boyce with her dipolma while Superintendent Andy Miller waits to hand her the class fl...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Remembering America’s fallen heroes

Remembering America’s fallen heroes

Jim Crosbie folds an American flag during the ceremony.U.S. Army veteran John Crouse plays “Taps,” which can be heard in the taped ceremon...

May 23rd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


7:49 pm |    
OSU AD talks season outlook
OHSAA girls basketball state tournament moving to Dayton

OHSAA girls basketball state tournament moving to Dayton

For the second time in the last month, the Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced a venue change for one of its state tournaments.This ti...

May 18th, 2020 |  


Myers, Davis working despite break

Myers, Davis working despite break

Ohio State offensive linemen Josh Myers and Wyatt Davis spoke with the media on Thursday via teleconference to discuss how they are staying prepared f...

May 15th, 2020 |  


McWilliams voted to Academic All-District Team

McWilliams voted to Academic All-District Team

Ohio Wesleyan University senior Canyon McWilliams was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District VII baseball team, it was announced Thursday.McWilliam...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Three Bishop rowers named to All-MARC Team

Three Bishop rowers named to All-MARC Team

Three Ohio Wesleyan rowers were named to the All-Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference teams, it was announced by the MARC.Junior Fiona Roddy and senior Gret...

May 1st, 2020 |  


OHSAA announces venue change

OHSAA announces venue change

National Trail Raceway in Hebron, 20 miles east of Columbus, was quite kind to area cross-country runners over the last handful of years.The next grou...

April 30th, 2020 |  


NFL Draft adds to OSU momentum

NFL Draft adds to OSU momentum

Momentum for Ryan Day and the Ohio State program on the recruiting trail was already sky-high as commitments from the top prospects in the 2021 and 20...

April 24th, 2020 updated: April 24th, 2020. |  


LIFE


11:46 am |    
A blessed Mother’s Day
Finding the strength to apologize, forgive

Finding the strength to apologize, forgive

Okay, here we go with part two. A week ago, we chatted a bit about the Amish way of life and covered some interesting questions some of you have had. ...

March 18th, 2020 |  


Couple marks 65 years

Couple marks 65 years

Bill and Jo (Preston) Williams of Delaware will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary today.They were married on March 7, 1955, in England.They are...

March 7th, 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 |  


Yoders host hog butchering day

Yoders host hog butchering day

Hi there, we are having a blessed, busy week. Daniel’s parents from the Amish community in Danville, Ohio, came for a visit last week and have n...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Decade of love with the Yoders

Decade of love with the Yoders

Thinking about what I am going to fill you in on this week brought to mind the dearest person to me on earth. Meet my husband Daniel Yoder! I got to k...

January 17th, 2020 |  


School events with the Yoder children

School events with the Yoder children

This week Julia and I would like to share some of her adventures on school projects with her friends, including old fashioned noodle making at Uncle V...

December 17th, 2019 |  


OPINION


6:00 am |    
Life is constantly changing
Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

The American flags on the veterans’ graves remain year-round and are refreshed each month by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1095. Other cem...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

The science-minded among us occasionally chide me about my interest in the old stories about the stars. Why do I tell them when I could be discussing,...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Living in unprecedented times

Living in unprecedented times

Much is, has been, and will continue to be written about this particular time. It is a time similar to past pandemics. But it is also unique; if only ...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Send-off to remember

Send-off to remember

A young man who has a lot of love and respect for his Vietnam veteran father’s goal was to give his dad his last wish.The young man’s fath...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Analysis of COVID-19 data — Part II

Analysis of COVID-19 data — Part II

The four possible WuFlu cases, two from January and two from February, that popped up casually in the course of a 20-minute stroll certainly got my at...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 24th, 2020. |  


Don’t miss rare chance to see Mercury

Don’t miss rare chance to see Mercury

Starting this evening and continuing for a week or so, stargazers get our best chance to see the elusive planet Mercury this year.Take every clear-sky...

May 19th, 2020 |  


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