NEWS


McNeal recognized for leadership, caring

McNeal recognized for leadership, caring

Connie McNeal, activities director at Willow Brook Christian Village in Delaware, won the 2020 Excellence in Caring Award from LeadingAge Ohio, the st...

January 19th, 2021 |  


OWU holds program to honor MLK

OWU holds program to honor MLK

Ohio Wesleyan University held a panel discussion Monday to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and discuss his impact on the community.OWU traditionally ...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Program takes viewers on walk around Square

Program takes viewers on walk around Square

SUNBURY — The Big Walnut Area Historical Society is showing “Walk Around the Sunbury Square” as its January program.Polly Horn condu...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Ice World coming to town

Ice World coming to town

Fun, family events have been hard to come by over the past year, but next month, the Delaware County Fairgrounds is set to host just that with Ice Scu...

January 18th, 2021 |  


‘Briefing Guide’ went to Ohio General Assembly candidates

‘Briefing Guide’ went to Ohio General Assembly candidates

The County Commissioners Association of Ohio put out a “Briefing Guide” for Ohio General Assembly candidates in the last election. Now tha...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Virtual panel to discuss advancing equality

Virtual panel to discuss advancing equality

The Delaware County Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and Ohio Wesleyan University invite members of the community to learn how to better p...

January 16th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


9:49 pm
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James’ big night lifts Braves over Monarchs
Pacers pull away from Bears, 55-44

Pacers pull away from Bears, 55-44

Olentangy Berlin’s Courtney Suchan cashed in on a pair of free throws to close the gap to two points early in the fourth quarter, but the visiti...

January 18th, 2021 updated: January 19th, 2021. |  


Patriots drop Pioneers, 68-62

Patriots drop Pioneers, 68-62

It was a total team effort for the Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team as five players scored — all in double figures — on the way to a...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Bucks hold off Wildcats, 81-71

Bucks hold off Wildcats, 81-71

COLUMBUS — Duane Washington Jr. scored a career-high 23 points and Ohio State staved off a late charge by Northwestern to defeat the Wildcats, 8...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Pacer girls clip Comets, 45-36

Last year, the Delaware Hayes wrestling team had a handful of girls who were serious about the sport.This year, the Pacers have enough for an all-girl...

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


Patriots pull away from Golden Bears, 60-46

Patriots pull away from Golden Bears, 60-46

The Olentangy Liberty boys basketball team was dominant down the stretch, using a 22-9 fourth quarter to turn a one-point lead at the end of three int...

January 12th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


BV Athletic Boosters address COVID-19

BV Athletic Boosters address COVID-19

The ongoing pandemic has changed just about everything … for just about everyone.People work differently, or from different places. They eat dif...

January 12th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Carters celebrate 60th anniversary
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


Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month and the Delaware County District Library has a partnership with the Delaware County Against Human Traffic...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Recalling defining moments in life

Recalling defining moments in life

Loneliness kills the soul, the heart, the mind and the will to live!Can I just be honest right out of the gate?There are many great articles written b...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

It is no secret that Google has secured a near monopoly in the search and local advertising world. However, the impact on newspapers hasn’t been...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

I have never much liked our New Year’s Eve celebrations. The new year is supposed to be a time of renewal and rebirth, but the middle of winter ...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Types of military discharges explained

Types of military discharges explained

There are many different types of United States military discharges. Contrary to popular belief, there are not only the two most well-known discharges...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Preserving Sawmill Parkway as limited access road

Preserving Sawmill Parkway as limited access road

Don’t put the cart before the horse.The old saying is apt in considering the rezoning proposal before the Liberty Township Zoning Commission bot...

January 9th, 2021 |  


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