NEWS


DACC welders win competitions

DACC welders win competitions

A team of students from the Delaware Area Career Center are headed to a national competition after taking first place in the SkillsUSA Ohio Welding Fa...

May 14th, 2021 |  


SourcePoint launches new website

SourcePoint launches new website

SourcePoint, the county’s most comprehensive aging services provider, announced Wednesday the launch of its newly designed website at MySourcePo...

May 14th, 2021 |  


DPHD: 2 more COVID-19 deaths reported

DPHD: 2 more COVID-19 deaths reported

Two more county residents have died from COVID-19, bringing the total up to 114, the Delaware Public Health District said Wednesday.“Sadly, two ...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Powell resident named Goldwater Scholar

Powell resident named Goldwater Scholar

ATHENS, Ohio — When Nicole Hess was a freshman at Ohio University, she was looking for a research project that was more human-focused. After dis...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Chugga chugga choo choo!

Chugga chugga choo choo!

New life is set to be breathed back into Delaware’s historic CSX rail depot. Columbus-based investment and development firm RiverWest Partners, ...

May 13th, 2021 updated: May 13th, 2021. |  


Program helps feed older adults

Program helps feed older adults

SourcePoint is continuing its Farmers Market Voucher program this year and plans to distribute $60 worth of vouchers to Delaware County residents 55 a...

May 13th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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BV girls win MSL-Ohio title
Irish pull away from Eagles, 14-4

Irish pull away from Eagles, 14-4

The Delaware Christian softball team struggled to keep visiting Fisher Catholic off the board as the Irish collected 14 hits and took advantage of sev...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Slayton lifts Pacers to walk-off win

Slayton lifts Pacers to walk-off win

Thirty-second seeded Licking Heights didn’t make things easy, but Kamilla Slayton’s three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh helped si...

May 12th, 2021 updated: May 12th, 2021. |  


Wildcats outlast Patriots, 11-10

Wildcats outlast Patriots, 11-10

The Patriots never panicked … but the Wildcats didn’t exactly wither, either.Down 7-1 early, 13th-seeded Olentangy Liberty clawed back to ...

May 12th, 2021 updated: May 12th, 2021. |  


Barons walk off against Panthers

Barons walk off against Panthers

After failing to get much of anything going off Licking Valley ace Abbe McNabb all game, the Buckeye Valley softball team simply waited her out in ext...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Fast start sends Shamrocks over Eagles

Fast start sends Shamrocks over Eagles

The Big Walnut softball team fell into a 7-0 hole by the end of the first inning and never recovered, dropping Monday’s Division I tournament op...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Area’s best take center stage at Orange

Area’s best take center stage at Orange

The weather wasn’t exactly ideal — a little cool and more than a little wet — but it didn’t dampen the effort of the the area&...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 7th, 2021. |  


LIFE


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. |  


Galena cancels tree lighting

GALENA — The Village of Galena has canceled its annual tree lighting ceremony previously scheduled for December 6.The following statement was is...

December 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Volunteens can earn service hours at DCDL

Volunteens can earn service hours at DCDL

The Delaware County District Library has had a long history of providing volunteer opportunities for teenagers and high school students within the com...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Green water in your garden pond?

Green water in your garden pond?

With the arrival of spring, those of you with water features are getting them ready. Summer is the most challenging time of year for pond and water fe...

May 8th, 2021 |  


Spring brings forth possibilities, joy

Spring brings forth possibilities, joy

Preparing to write this column, all my initial thoughts and meditations seemed dark and depressing. Reflecting on the discord in our nation, on injust...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Showing support for all victims of crime

Showing support for all victims of crime

We recently wrapped up National Crime Victims’ Rights Week in America (April 18-24). The week is an opportunity to shine the spotlight on victim...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Military impostors can be civilians, veterans

Military impostors can be civilians, veterans

Editor’s note: This is part one of a two-part series on military impostors.A military impostor is a person who makes false claims about their mi...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Country must defend police, not defund them

Country must defend police, not defund them

Police officers are on the frontlines of keeping our communities safe and face a battle every day between life and death. When others run away from vi...

May 5th, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA