NEWS


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‘Voters have spoken’
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Gearing up for Graduation
Man indicted after high-speed pursuit

Man indicted after high-speed pursuit

A Mount Gilead man was indicted Friday after prosecutors say he led police on a high-speed chase last week.Austin Dean Schnars, 22, of Mt. Gilead, was...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Israel faces diplomatic fallout after dozens killed in Gaza

Israel faces diplomatic fallout after dozens killed in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel faced a growing backlash Tuesday and new charges of using excessive force, a day after Israeli troops firing...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Site work plan up in air

Site work plan up in air

Orange Township Board of Trustees continue to table a request from Beth Hugh, parks and maintenance director, for a landscape grading plan for the fut...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Federal judge re-affirms sentence in Amish hair-cutting case

Federal judge re-affirms sentence in Amish hair-cutting case

CLEVELAND (AP) — The leader of a breakaway Amish group in Ohio convicted in hair- and beard-cutting attacks has lost an attempt to appeal his se...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Police: Up to 7 girls could be buried in Michigan woods

Police: Up to 7 girls could be buried in Michigan woods

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities excavating woods in southeastern Michigan for the remains of a 12-year-old girl last seen in 1979 also...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Man convicted of killing 2 women; bodies found under clothes

Man convicted of killing 2 women; bodies found under clothes

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A man has been convicted in the slayings of two women whose bodies were found underneath piles of clothes in what was thoug...

May 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Stories from the NFL Draft
Lang, Becker set scoring records

Lang, Becker set scoring records

MEN’S COLLEGE LACROSSE Wilmington College men’s lacrosse senior Jhordan Lang has been named the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Men’s...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Area’s best battle at Elite 8

Area’s best battle at Elite 8

Big Walnut’s Tim Rumas and Olentangy Orange’s Jayden Rodgers won a combined four running events, five overall, and BW’s Brandon Mosh...

May 21st, 2018 |  


93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

93-year-old makes first hole-in-one in 65 years of golfing

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A 93-year-old Ohio man wrapped up his nearly seven decades of golfing with his first hole-in-one.Ben Bender told The Zan...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Fans in Pittsburgh are still cheering Andrew McCutchen.

Fans in Pittsburgh are still cheering Andrew McCutchen.

Andrew McCutchen knew the tribute video was coming at PNC Park. He wasn’t sure if he’d cry, and he didn’t care.Turns out he had to m...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Hubbard’s career changed in dodgeball, led him to Bengals

Hubbard’s career changed in dodgeball, led him to Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sam Hubbard was engrossed in a dodgeball game during his high school gym class when Ohio State coach Urban Meyer walked throug...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Rudolph: In Pittsburgh to learn, not ‘bother’ Roethlisberger

Rudolph: In Pittsburgh to learn, not ‘bother’ Roethlisberger

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph started wearing the No. 2 while playing high school football in South Carolina. He kept it during his record-bre...

May 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Delaware Arts Festival turns 45

Delaware Arts Festival turns 45

The Delaware Arts Festival will be held on May 19 - 20, 2018. We have extended hours on Saturday!Saturday 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.W...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Eagle Dash returns to Sunbury

Eagle Dash returns to Sunbury

Eagle Dash is SundayThe date for the Mud Run Eagle Dash is Sunday, May 20. Starting time is at 1 p.m. at Freedom Park, 890 OH-61, Sunbury. The Eagle D...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Family style: 14 sets of Ohio brothers remember Korea

Family style: 14 sets of Ohio brothers remember Korea

CANTON, Ohio — More than 6,000 miles from home, Stanley L. Evans Sr. could still get his hands on his hometown newspaper.Every three or four wee...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Vote – this time for fun!

Vote – this time for fun!

Support your Sunbury and Big Walnut-area businesses! You can vote for your favorites in several categories in the 10th annual Readers’ Choice aw...

May 17th, 2018 |  


News items from Habitat

News items from Habitat

HHI UPDATEWe have made significant progress toward our affiliate’s dream of charting a new course that will empower many more families to achiev...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Ohio State’s first satellite prepares for launch

Ohio State’s first satellite prepares for launch

COLUMBUS — Its name may playfully give homage to a 1980s video arcade game, but the technology on board The Ohio State University’s first ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


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