NEWS


Early voting going smoothly in county

Early voting going smoothly in county

While long lines for early in-person voting are plaguing poll locations around the country, residents in Delaware County have experienced no such issu...

October 24th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Local restaurant helping others

Local restaurant helping others

A local business is giving back to the community after recently receiving grants from Citizens Bank and Discover.The owners of J. Gumbo’s Delawa...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Museum to host virtual artist talks

Museum to host virtual artist talks

For its latest community program, Ohio Wesleyan University’s Richard M. Ross Art Museum is going “In the Studio” with a virtual seri...

October 24th, 2020 |  


The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium welcomed Thursday two young manatees, Scampi and Squirrel. They are the 32nd and 33rd manatees to arrive at the zoo for ...

October 24th, 2020 |  


County’s Code Compliance Department rebranded

County’s Code Compliance Department rebranded

Delaware County’s Code Compliance Department announced Thursday that it is rebranding itself as the Delaware County Department of Building Safet...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Active cases in county up 49 since Monday

Active cases in county up 49 since Monday

The Delaware General Health District announced Friday there are 257 active cases of COVID-19 in Delaware County, up from 208 on Monday.Active cases ar...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Braves pull away from Golden Eagles
Team sports helpprovide valuablereal-life lessons

Team sports helpprovide valuablereal-life lessons

In the years to come when you look back on the COVID-19 pandemic, what will you remember most? While it may seem trivial to most, for a family that sp...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Orange, Berlin’s Raines solid at state tourney

Orange, Berlin’s Raines solid at state tourney

The Olentangy Orange boys golf team more than held its own in its first Division I Boys Golf State Tournament appearance in program history, finishing...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Olentangy punches ticket to regional semifinal

Olentangy punches ticket to regional semifinal

The Olentangy football team did a little of everything in its Division II, Region 7 quarterfinal win over visiting Worthington Kilbourne, coupling a b...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Ohio State rolls to 52-17 win over Nebraska

Ohio State rolls to 52-17 win over Nebraska

Playing in its first game since December, Ohio State overcame a sleepy start from its defense early on to rout the Nebraska Cornhuskers, 52-17, in a m...

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


Berlin trails big as play is halted

Berlin trails big as play is halted

Olentangy Berlin found itself in a deep hole on Friday night, falling behind Westerville South 42-10 in a Division II, Region 7 quarterfinal before pl...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Orange boys 6th after opening-round 312

Orange boys 6th after opening-round 312

Olentangy Orange posted a solid score in its first OHSAA Division I Boys State Golf Tournament appearance in program history, closing sixth through th...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


LIFE


ODNR: Always boat sober

ODNR: Always boat sober

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Alcohol and boating don’t mix! The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is reminding everyone that operating a boa...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Sundays are for relaxation

Sundays are for relaxation

Somehow Sundays just put a relaxing slant on everything. I’m not sure what it really is, perhaps, it is the family times or the fact that itR...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Cooling down during summertime

Cooling down during summertime

These summer days really are pressing in. I forgot how muggy it could get in southern Illinois! Thankfully the children don’t seem to mind the h...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Local youth make challenge finals

Local youth make challenge finals

COLUMBUS – A team of two Ohio high school students took first place in the 2020 Ohio Youth Capital Challenge finals for its policy proposal abou...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Spending more bread on dough

Spending more bread on dough

“There is no dispute that the bread supplied by Subway has a sugar content of 10% of the weight of the flour included in the dough, and thus exc...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


How Disabled American Veterans got its start

How Disabled American Veterans got its start

The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) is an organization chartered by the United States Congress for disabled military veterans of the United States Ar...

October 22nd, 2020 |  


Treating essential workers fairly

Treating essential workers fairly

For decades, companies have used temporary workers, subcontractors, and independent contractors as a way to pay people less for the same work, skirt l...

October 21st, 2020 |  


Mills, levies and reassessments

Mills, levies and reassessments

“Nothing in life is certain except death, taxes, and the second law of thermodynamics.”— Seth Lloyd“The best measure of a man&...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Mars mania — a two-part series

Mars mania — a two-part series

We are now just past an excellent close approach, called by astronomers an “opposition,” of the planet Mars. Mars will not be as bright in...

October 20th, 2020 |  


Movies to watch while you still can

Movies to watch while you still can

If you use a streaming service, it is common knowledge that the content is constantly changing. You may be streaming along, enjoying watching your fav...

October 19th, 2020 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA