NEWS


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Final Hayes design revealed
DACC consolidation ahead of schedule

DACC consolidation ahead of schedule

The Delaware Area Career Center consolidation project is on budget but ahead of schedule, according to the architects in charge of the project.The man...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Jobless rate for county still among the lowest

Ohio Job and Family Services reported Friday that the unemployment rate for Ohio in July was 4.8 percent, which is down from June’s 5.0 percent ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


POLICE BLOTTER

Delaware police report:A man called police to report what he believed to be animal abuse Thursday afternoon. The man told police someone he knew was m...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Man pleads guilty to federal fraud charges for scheme involving Delaware County men

A Portland, Connecticut, man pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court for his part in a scheme that defrauded a Columbus company out of between ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Grand jury issues indictments

A Delaware County grand jury issued a number of indictments Friday in Delaware County Common Pleas Court.Individuals indicted by the grand jury includ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


No charges will be filed in connection with homeless man’s death in May

No charges will be filed against a Delaware woman who struck and killed a homeless man while he was lying in the roadway at 4:30 a.m. May 23.Delaware ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Raines fires 71, breaks Midwest Classic record

Olentangy freshman Leila Raines put together her best round of the season Saturday, swinging her way to a Midwest Classic (Ohio Division) record with ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Patriots open season with 2-0 win over Cardinals

Sarina Dirrig and Abby Jones got the 2016 season started right for the Olentangy Liberty girls soccer team, accounting for a pair of goals in a 2-0 wi...

August 21st, 2016 updated: August 21st, 2016. |  


Rumas scores 3 goals in Golden Eagles’ 4-1 win over Vikings

Tim Rumas picked up right where he left last season, leading the Big Walnut boys soccer team with a hat trick in a 4-1 win over Teays Valley in the se...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Deeper Pioneers take aim at loaded OCC-Buckeye Division

Deeper Pioneers take aim at loaded OCC-Buckeye Division

The times are a-changin’ for the Olentangy Orange football team, and it’s not just the Ohio Capital Conference realignment. The Pioneers l...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Padgett’s hat trick leads BW to 7-0 season-opening win

Padgett’s hat trick leads BW to 7-0 season-opening win

Junior Emma Padgett scored her first career hat trick to lead the Big Walnut girls soccer team to a 7-0 victory over visiting Teays Valley in the 2016...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


LIFE


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Delaware couple celebrates 65 years of marriage
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Aburmaieleh, French wed
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Local couple to wed

BIRTHS

Lora Jane Britton and Charles Matthew Smith of Delaware; a daughter, Mattylyn Jane Smith; born July 27 at Grady Memorial Hospital....

August 4th, 2016 |  


BIRTHS

Kaitlynn Burrow and Kevin Salyer of Delaware; a son, Cohen Salyer; born July 21 at Grady Memorial Hospital....

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Delaware couple celebrates 65 years of marriage

Delaware couple celebrates 65 years of marriage

On July 21, 1951, Lucille Cappa became Lucille Leonard when she married her husband of 65 years, Bill Leonard, at the Blessed Sacrament Church in Syra...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Aburmaieleh, French wed

Aburmaieleh, French wed

Ameera Aburmaieleh, daughter of Abdul Aburmaieleh and Debbie Aburmaieleh, and Seth French, son of Bernie French and Sally Ceselski of Delaware, were u...

July 18th, 2016 |  


BIRTHS

Steffanie Jaccaud and Joseph Mooney of Delaware; a daughter, Maylin Mooney; born July 6 at Grady Memorial Hospital.Tara and Chris Jenkins of Delaware;...

July 13th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Nicole Fowles: Ironman athletes should visit our library

Nicole Fowles: Ironman athletes should visit our library

Athleticism and libraries may not seem like a match that go hand in hand. However, this summer, the Delaware County District Library has worked hard t...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Donald Trump is the American nightmare’

To the editor:I am a retired factory worker and I love my country. I am writing this letter to encourage my fellow Americans to do several things. Fir...

August 19th, 2016 |  


David Hejmanowski: Avoiding the zombie lawsuit

David Hejmanowski: Avoiding the zombie lawsuit

“We take very seriously our responsibility to protect the vast majority of fans who do not want their viewing experience spoiled.”— ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


On religion: What’s the neighborly thing to do?

On religion: What’s the neighborly thing to do?

Have you ever been in a situation where doing the right thing wasn’t always obvious? Maybe you’ve encountered a panhandling situation wher...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Drew Hall: Drainage maintenance helps reduce flooding

Drew Hall: Drainage maintenance helps reduce flooding

Delaware County is well known for its wet, poorly drained soils. Our soils are highly productive once the excess water is drained away.Driving along ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Bombastic, narcissistic and xenophobic rhetoric’

To the editor:It may come as a surprise to those who know me as a left-wing, pink-in-the-center progressive that I am writing to defend Donald Trump&#...

August 17th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA