NEWS


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Art teacher star of series
State extends school closure until May 1

State extends school closure until May 1

K-12 schools throughout Ohio will be closed until at least May 1 as the state continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine anno...

March 31st, 2020 |  


United Way honoring heroes

United Way honoring heroes

On top of managing the Delaware County Community Response Fund, the United Way of Delaware County has also begun highlighting and featuring local peop...

March 31st, 2020 |  


COVID-19 claims first life in Delaware County

COVID-19 claims first life in Delaware County

The first death in the county due to the COVID-19 outbreak took place Sunday, the Delaware General Health District announced. A 60-year-old Delaware C...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Central Ohio Symphony postpones season finale

Central Ohio Symphony postpones season finale

The Central Ohio Symphony is postponing its season finale concert, “Building Community Presented by PNC Arts Alive.” The performance, orgi...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Home can be adventurous place

Home can be adventurous place

Many parents who are at home with their kids during these unforeseen times may be wondering how to keep them occupied (and learning). Luckily, getting...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Otterbein gives PPE to OhioHealth

Otterbein gives PPE to OhioHealth

WESTERVILLE — Two of Otterbein University’s healthcare programs put their values into action this week, focusing on the care of patients w...

March 28th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Hayes grad makes pro debut
OHSAA officially cancels winter tournaments

OHSAA officially cancels winter tournaments

COLUMBUS – In a move many feared could happen, but no one wanted to believe would, the Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Thursday ...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Hinkle nabs All-County POY honors

Hinkle nabs All-County POY honors

The All-Delaware County boys basketball teamsPlayer of the Year – Henry Hinkle (Olentangy Liberty)Coach of the Year – Adam Vincenzo (Delaw...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Day talks OSU during quarantine

Day talks OSU during quarantine

COLUMBUS — Ohio State should be nearing the end of spring practice, and Buckeye fans everywhere should be gearing up for the annual Spring Game ...

March 25th, 2020 |  


Snouffer headlines All-County teams

Snouffer headlines All-County teams

The All-Delaware County girls basketball teamsPlayer of the Year — Lyssi Snouffer (Delaware Christian)Coach of the Year — Jackie Boggs (De...

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OSU recruiting rolls on despite stoppage

OSU recruiting rolls on despite stoppage

COLUMBUS — The NCAA’s mandatory dead period on all on- and off-campus recruiting activities, issued last Friday due to the COVID-19 outbre...

March 18th, 2020 |  


Ohio State’s Miller ready to compete

Ohio State’s Miller ready to compete

COLUMBUS – The current landscape of college football, especially for quarterbacks, was on full display before Jack Miller ever took a snap in Oh...

March 17th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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Couple marks 65 years
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 |  


Yoder ladies attend tea party

Yoder ladies attend tea party

Won’t you join us for a moment as my daughters and I go to our ladies’ tea party?First, I’ll tell you why we had this special occasi...

November 26th, 2019 |  


Wilson/Southgate

Wilson/Southgate

Madeline Justine Wilson, of Akron, and Jeremy Robert Southgate, of Akron, were married at 5 p.m. May 5 at the Glidden House in Cleveland. The ceremony...

November 20th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Truth about Big Dipper
Digital resources aplenty at DCDL

Digital resources aplenty at DCDL

Readers, how are you holding up so far? As I mentioned in my column last week, the Delaware County District Library (DCDL) made the decision to close ...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Mobilizing manufacturers to fight virus

Mobilizing manufacturers to fight virus

This crisis is different from anything we’ve seen in our lifetimes. It’s going to take a sustained response over many months to slow the s...

March 28th, 2020 |  


What exactly is a Red Maple Tree?

What exactly is a Red Maple Tree?

As spring unfolds, the deep red blooms of red maple trees along the roadsides and in the woods really stand out. Withing days, the blooms fall onto th...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Why the Lord’s Day?

Why the Lord’s Day?

As Christians, we do not observe the Sabbath. Really? No! We observe Sunday as the Lord’s Day, recalling that Jesus rose from the dead on the fi...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Helping those who care for ‘Greatest Generation’

Helping those who care for ‘Greatest Generation’

Ok, here we are again, and this time I’m speaking up! As the CEO of Ohio Living, the state’s largest not-for-profit provider of life plan ...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Political arena can be real head-shaker

Political arena can be real head-shaker

I sometimes just shake my head. When I was a township trustee, I tried to do my best to serve the township’s residents. I listened to them. I tr...

March 25th, 2020 |  


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