NEWS


Del-Aware Water Rebate Program to kick off

Del-Aware Water Rebate Program to kick off

Many of us take for granted the 38 inches of precipitation Ohio receives annually. We turn on the faucet and water comes out. We don’t usually c...

May 14th, 2022 |  


Steamtown wins House Cup

Steamtown wins House Cup

Steamtown claimed its fourth House Cup Friday during the return of Hayes High School’s House Games.Friday’s 32 competitions were the capst...

May 14th, 2022 updated: May 14th, 2022. |  


Inno-Pak expanding footprint

Inno-Pak expanding footprint

The future Sawmill Pointe Business Park has its first development ready to move forward after Delaware City Council approved a combined preliminary an...

May 14th, 2022 |  


Craft set to take over as new BV superintendent

Craft set to take over as new BV superintendent

Former Delaware City Schools Superintendent Paul Craft is poised to make his return to the helm of a Delaware County school district. In a press relea...

May 13th, 2022 updated: May 13th, 2022. |  


Supergames held at Carlisle

Supergames held at Carlisle

On Thursday, the field outside Carlisle Elementary was filled with inflatables, team games and laughter as students at the school participated in the ...

May 13th, 2022 |  


City Council approves daycares

City Council approves daycares

A pair of daycare centers have been approved for development in Delaware following Monday’s Delaware City Council meeting. During the meeting, c...

May 13th, 2022 updated: May 13th, 2022. |  


SPORTS


Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

Jestadt, Pioneers walk-off against Panthers

The 15th-seeded Olentangy Orange softball team won its tournament opener in style, getting a walk-off hit from Riley Jestadt to slip past 22nd-seeded ...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Panthers silence Baron bats

Panthers silence Baron bats

Abbe McNabb handled her business in the circle and Brianna Sawyers and Emma Grant homered to lead the way from the dish as the eighth-seeded Licking V...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Peterson, Braves rally past Wildcats

Jaelyn Peterson was the hero Tuesday night in Lewis Center, connecting on a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift 16th-seeded Olentan...

May 10th, 2022 updated: May 10th, 2022. |  


Cards rally past Bears in OCC finale

Cards rally past Bears in OCC finale

The Olentangy Berlin softball team came agonizingly close to its first league title in program history, but saw host Thomas Worthington strike for thr...

May 9th, 2022 updated: May 10th, 2022. |  


County’s best clash at Orange

County’s best clash at Orange

The host Pioneers nabbed both team titles to highlight Friday’s Delaware County Invitational at Olentangy Orange.Orange’s girls won with 1...

May 6th, 2022 |  


Irish ground Golden Eagles, 8-2

Irish ground Golden Eagles, 8-2

The Big Walnut baseball team plated a pair of runs in the sixth inning, but visiting Dublin Scioto added to its edge late to put the finishing touches...

May 4th, 2022 updated: May 4th, 2022. |  


LIFE


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Charles, Stump engagement
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Carters celebrate 60th anniversary
Yoder family prepares for baby

Yoder family prepares for baby

We’re working on organizing closets, cleaning out neglected corners, and getting things in order before the baby comes. I’m enjoying every...

June 2nd, 2020 |  


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 |  


Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

Local teen receives Eagle Scout Award

An Ostrander teen was honored in an Eagle Court of Honor on Sept. 28.Brendan Sayer, a Fairbanks High School student, is a member of Troop 284 out of B...

November 6th, 2019 |  


School bus safety takes center stage

School bus safety takes center stage

COLUMBUS – The week of Oct. 21-25 has been designated National School Bus Safety Week. This year’s theme, “My School Bus, The Safest...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


OPINION


Constellation named after famous hero

Constellation named after famous hero

The constellation Hercules rises in the east just after dark. Here’s how to find it.After evening twilight, look directly overhead for a large t...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Book clubs for just about anyone

Book clubs for just about anyone

Have you ever participated in a book club? If not, your idea of one may be a bit more old-fashioned. Perhaps it includes a group of academics sitting ...

May 14th, 2022 |  


Ticket holders not amused

Ticket holders not amused

“We anticipate that our strong recent momentum will continue as we move into some of the historically busiest days of the year.”— Ri...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Acting in name of God

Acting in name of God

Jesus warned, “Not everyone who says ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven.” Not everyone who claims to follow God or...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Outpouring of love, support is much appreciated

Outpouring of love, support is much appreciated

Editor’s Note: This week the column is being written by Gloria’s mother, Dorcas. Gloria is expected back next week.“Time goes on ...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Central Ohio Symphony: Tragedy overcome

Central Ohio Symphony: Tragedy overcome

It is the Central Ohio Symphony’s mission to “engage the community through music.” On April 30, the Symphony performed another splen...

May 11th, 2022 |  


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