NEWS


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DCS officials ‘grateful’ for HB 197 passage

DCS officials ‘grateful’ for HB 197 passage

Delaware City School District leaders said Thursday they are grateful for the measures included in Ohio House Bill 197, which the Ohio General Assembl...

March 27th, 2020 |  


15 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Delaware County

One person from Delaware County is hospitalized due to the outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, the Delaware General Health District a...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Sheetz nets final OK from city

Sheetz nets final OK from city

Reports of Sheetz expanding to the city of Delaware have been well-received in the community since those plans were first approved by the Delaware Pla...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Law enforcement adapting to new order

Law enforcement adapting to new order

Delaware County law enforcement say they are using their own discretion when it comes to enforcing the governor’s stay-at-home order.On Sunday, ...

March 26th, 2020 |  


COVID-19 cases in Delaware County increase to 13

COVID-19 cases in Delaware County increase to 13

There are now 13 confirmed cases in Delaware County of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, the Delaware General Health District announced Wednesd...

March 25th, 2020 |  


BST&G experiences busiest year to date

BST&G experiences busiest year to date

SUNBURY — The BST&G Fire District had a record number of runs, Chief Christopher R. Kovach told Sunbury Village Council earlier this month.&...

March 25th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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...

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


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 |  


OHSAA to host press conference Thursday

OHSAA to host press conference Thursday

COLUMBUS – Wondering if or when the recently postponed winter tournaments will be made up? How about info regarding the status of spring sports?...

March 17th, 2020 |  


OHSAA postpones all remaining winter tournaments

OHSAA postpones all remaining winter tournaments

In just another example of how quickly the coronavirus is impacting local communities, the Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Thursday th...

March 12th, 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


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 |  


Night sky provides free entertainment

Night sky provides free entertainment

Every year as spring begins, I am struck, even startled, by the presence of winter constellations in our early evening sky.When I was 12 or so, I coul...

March 24th, 2020 |  


Affordable Care Act turns 10 amid pandemic

Affordable Care Act turns 10 amid pandemic

Hospitals are running short of necessary supplies to treat victims.Doctors and nurses are working overtime, often without protective gear, to care for...

March 24th, 2020 |  


Library taking it day by day

Library taking it day by day

We find ourselves in a very different world today than we did just one week ago. All Delaware County District Library branches are now closed to the p...

March 21st, 2020 |  


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