NEWS


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OWU earns high rankings
Local business celebrating 50 years

Local business celebrating 50 years

Earl McWherter was simply looking for a better opportunity for himself when he started his own gasoline and diesel fuel delivery company in the early ...

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


Orange Twp. seeking parks input

Orange Twp. seeking parks input

LEWIS CENTER — Orange Township’s Parks, Trails and Greenways Master Plan is being updated, and officials are seeking user input.The townsh...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Veteran ID cards to be available at fair

Veteran ID cards to be available at fair

The popular Delaware County Recorder’s Veterans ID program is back at the Delaware County Fair this year. Delaware County Recorder Melissa Jorda...

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


DCS mask mandate no longer tied to DPHD report card

DCS mask mandate no longer tied to DPHD report card

The Delaware City Schools Board of Education voted Monday to revise the district’s mask requirement.Before school started last month, the board ...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Newest HOF class honored

Newest HOF class honored

Delaware City Schools inducted five alumni into its Hall of Fame Friday evening at Hayes High School.The new inductees are Richard Hubbard (class of 1...

September 14th, 2021 updated: September 14th, 2021. |  


Delaware All Horse Parade 2021 photo gallery

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September 13th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Berlin pulls away from Hayes
Changes coming to Buckeye defense

Changes coming to Buckeye defense

COLUMBUS — By all accounts, Ohio State’s defensive performance against Oregon on Saturday was a debacle seldom seen in the long and storie...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Barons, Warriors battle to 1-1 draw

Barons, Warriors battle to 1-1 draw

The Buckeye Valley boys soccer team broke in its new field Saturday, earning a 1-1 draw with visiting Worthington Christian.“We would have prefe...

September 13th, 2021 |  


Fast start helps Bishops bury Yeomen

Fast start helps Bishops bury Yeomen

Senior wide receiver Kenny Streb scored a pair of first-quarter touchdowns as the Ohio Wesleyan football team took a 14-0 lead and never looked back o...

September 13th, 2021 |  


Dreadful defense dooms No. 3 Ohio State

Dreadful defense dooms No. 3 Ohio State

COLUMBUS — An inept defensive performance and untimely mistakes on offense were too much to overcome for No. 3 Ohio State as the Buckeyes fell t...

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


Golden Eagles power past Pacers

Golden Eagles power past Pacers

Both the Delaware Hayes and Big Walnut football teams came into Friday’s OCC-Capital Division opener feeling good about themselves.Only one left...

September 10th, 2021 updated: September 11th, 2021. |  


Braves beat Pioneers in final seconds for 1st win

Braves beat Pioneers in final seconds for 1st win

In a tough, down-to-the-wire defensive battle between two 0-3 teams, it was the Olentangy football team that came away with its first win of the 2021 ...

September 10th, 2021 updated: September 11th, 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


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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. |  


Putting people ahead of bottom line

Putting people ahead of bottom line

I take great pride in sharing the fact that Maryhaven, in partnership with the Delaware-Morrow Mental Health & Recovery Services Board, has served...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Court system spelled out in Constitution

Court system spelled out in Constitution

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

September 9th, 2021 |  


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