NEWS


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School plans announced for OLSD
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County under Level 2 Alert
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SACC adapting to changes
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Active cases keep rising
Business Loan Program funding still available

Business Loan Program funding still available

The Delaware County Revolving Loan Fund Committee will continue to accept applications after being live for two weeks. With $3.25 million to start the...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Using humor to lift spirits

Using humor to lift spirits

POWELL — In 2017, “The Owl from Powell” cartoon began making the rounds on Facebook, providing laughs while also bringing awareness ...

July 9th, 2020 updated: July 9th, 2020. |  


Graduation ceremony still on at BW

Graduation ceremony still on at BW

On Wednesday, the Big Walnut Board of Education voted to move forward with the planned Big Walnut High School Class of 2020 graduation ceremony schedu...

July 9th, 2020 |  


HEAP Summer Crisis Program now underway

HEAP Summer Crisis Program now underway

The Ohio Development Services Agency and Bridges Community Action Partnership are helping income-eligible Ohioans maintain their utility service throu...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Research ponds before deciding on one

Research ponds before deciding on one

Our lives have changed due to COVID-19, both at home and at work. It appears that many of us working from home grew weary of our home office space, an...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Free supplies for school

Free supplies for school

The United Way of Delaware County is going forward with its Supplies for Scholars event as well as other charitable back-to-school events, and familie...

July 8th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Bicentennial marker to honor Olinger, Southworth

Bicentennial marker to honor Olinger, Southworth

Can’t wrap your head around not having baseball on July 4? Fear not … the Delaware County Bicentennial Committee has you covered.While the...

June 29th, 2020 |  


Keller wins HOJGA event at Marysville

Keller wins HOJGA event at Marysville

Galion’s Spencer Keller captured his first Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association win of the summer Wednesday at the Marysville Golf Club, taking...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Raines, Zeitner, Bentley solid at Oakhaven

Raines, Zeitner, Bentley solid at Oakhaven

Olentangy Berlin’s Leila Raines, Olentangy’s Bennett Zeitner and Olentangy Orange’s Corbin Bentley each nabbed top-10 finishes in th...

June 24th, 2020 |  


Bishops’ Robinson voted to Academic All-America teams

Bishops’ Robinson voted to Academic All-America teams

Ohio Wesleyan University senior Cirrus Robinson has been voted to the CoSIDA Academic All-America women’s track & field/cross country team, ...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


Raines sisters win big … again

Raines sisters win big … again

For the second tournament in a row, Mia and Leila Raines dominated their respective divisions to win top honors at a Central Ohio Golf Academy Tour ev...

June 19th, 2020 updated: June 19th, 2020. |  


Memorial Tournament announces early commitments

Memorial Tournament announces early commitments

Details surrounding this year’s Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide continue to trickle in.We know when and where — July 13-19 at ...

June 15th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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Sundays are for relaxation
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 |  


Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Coxes to celebrate 60th anniversary

Bradley and Glenna Cox of Rawson, Ohio, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 12.Bradley is a former superintendent of Cory-Ra...

June 11th, 2020 |  


US 42 to remain closed for summer

US 42 to remain closed for summer

U.S. Route 42 between The Salvation Army Delaware Worship and Service Center (340 Lake St.) and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that develo...

June 8th, 2020 |  


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 |  


Sinkhole shuts down US 42

Sinkhole shuts down US 42

U.S. Route 42 between the city of Delaware and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that developed after recent heavy rains. The detour is state...

May 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


LaRose: Time to recommit to active citizenship

LaRose: Time to recommit to active citizenship

On July 4, 1776, America declared its independence from the British monarchy. On Nov. 3, voters across Ohio and across the country will head to the po...

July 9th, 2020 |  


An evening full of memories

An evening full of memories

It was a summer night to remember 40 years ago. I had been stargazing for over a decade, doing what I could with my old man’s $3, plastic-lens o...

July 7th, 2020 |  


Branch libraries to open next week

Branch libraries to open next week

Happy Independence Day, Delaware! I hope you’re all safely celebrating cooking up hotdogs with the family or maybe even hosting a parade of the ...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Symbolism behind Lady Justice’s blindfold

Symbolism behind Lady Justice’s blindfold

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” — Martin Luther King Jr.During law school I had the opportunity to work for ...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Disciples were surprising dozen

Disciples were surprising dozen

We need to listen to voices – voices from the past. Giants of the past have amazing insights for us. Sometimes it’s the carefully contempl...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Joyce Beatty for vice president?

Joyce Beatty for vice president?

Joe Biden has a decision to make.By mid-August if not sooner, the putative Democratic Party presidential nominee must select a running mate. He has sa...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


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