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The Underground Railroad’s treks through Delaware County

The Underground Railroad’s treks through Delaware County

In the 19th century runaway slaves traveling north to Canada in search of freedom passed through Delaware County with the help of a community of aboli...

February 26th, 2017 |  


POLICE BLOTTER

Delaware police report:A rock was thrown through the window of the Eagles Fraternal Order building on East William Street overnight Wednesday. The inv...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Retired Army official warns of nuclear threats

Though a nuclear bomb has not been detonated in 70 years, nuclear security still remains a strenuous and messy issue in foreign policy.“Every na...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Four charged with election falsification

Four individuals were indicted by a grand jury and charged with election falsification Friday for allegedly voting twice in the May 2015 election.Kyle...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Couple indicted for Fairview Memorial cemetery fraud

Couple indicted for Fairview Memorial cemetery fraud

A Ravenna, Ohio, couple was indicted by a grand jury Friday. They are charged with more than 50 counts, including engaging in a pattern of corrupt act...

February 24th, 2017 |  


COLLEGE NEWS

University of Findlay Dean’s ListLocal students include:Alainna Augustine of PowellJulia Burke of GalenaOlivia Busby of DelawareSadie Gearhart o...

February 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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OWU handles Otterbein 20-5

Braves hold off Warriors in tourney opener

The third time was the charm for Olentangy.After losing to the Warriors twice by a combined four points in the regular season, the Braves made their f...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Bishops punch ticket to NCAC title game

Bishops punch ticket to NCAC title game

Four players scored in double figures to lead the Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team to its first North Coast Athletic Conference tournament ti...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Pacers, Pioneers, Braves advance to district bowling tournament

Delaware Hayes, Orange and Olentangy posted top-10 finishes to highlight Friday’s Division I girls sectional bowling tournament at Sawmill Lanes...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Glesenkamp, Peroni, Kuriger lead area standouts at states

Hayes senior Brooke Glesenkamp qualified for today’s finals in three events, two individual races and one relay, to highlight what was a solid f...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Golden Eagles start fast in tourney win

Golden Eagles start fast in tourney win

Big Walnut used a 15-1 run in the first half to gain control in a 57-44 victory over Licking Heights in the second round of the Division I district to...

February 21st, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Dana Yankie, Mark Renner unite in marriage
BW’s spring musical is ‘Annie’

BW’s spring musical is ‘Annie’

It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year where Big Walnut High School Drama Program puts on their spring show. This year, it is performin...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BULLETIN BOARD

FRIDAYEVENTSPerkins Observatory program, reservations recommended, 8 p.m., Perkins Observatory, 3199 U.S. 23. Cost: Door prices: $10 adults, $8 for ch...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 15, the 46th day of 2017. There are 319 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb. 15, 1867, “On ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Pickett, Magyar exchange wedding vows

Pickett, Magyar exchange wedding vows

Jenna Pickett Stephen Magyar, both of Delaware, were united in matrimony at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Del...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2017. There are 324 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb. 10, 1967, the 25th Amen...

February 10th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Astronomy: The horse and his rider

Time for Congress to act on climate change

Recent news about the environment has been encouraging to me. First I read that Jimmy Carter has leased his land in Georgia for construction of solar ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Judge column: Teacher, get thee a warrant?

Judge column: Teacher, get thee a warrant?

“After the initial search, all justifications for examining the bag’s contents were fulfilled and no further justification existed to sear...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New strategy to address climate change

It is easy to get distracted by the daily news regarding the latest moves by the Trump administration.So you may not have heard about a group of eight...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

In last week’s column about Lepus, the Hare, I promised to tell you how the rabbit got in the sky, and I will, eventually. However, most of the ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The fear of the paddle

The fear of the paddle

In my freshman year at Willis High School, a bunch of girls and I often went across William St. to the Deerlick Dairy to eat our lunch. We always pack...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Multiple benefits of windbreaks

These 50- and 60-degree days make me think of spring and then I start daydreaming about growing green things — flowers, trees, herbs, vegetables...

February 21st, 2017 |  


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