Sunbury News- RSS Feed Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:04:56 EST 1800 (No heading) Bill Havens, alias Mr. Clean, 79, of Central Ohio, passed away Sunday, October 12. Bill was a former teacher and coach, winning two Mid-Ohio Conference football championships at Big Walnut High School in 1968 and 1975. After that, he decided to... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:31:02 EST News Staff Reports The Big Walnut freshman football game, scheduled for Saturday, October 25, has been rescheduled for Thursday, October 23 at 5 p.m. at Olentangy Orange High School. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:03 EST Unforgettable BW Fall Homecoming! Big Walnut High School students celebrated a Fall Homecoming last Friday that few will ever forget. Tied 40 to 40 with the favored Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets, three seconds left in regulation time, the ball at mid-field, a Hail Mary pass from Jordan... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:59:07 EST Sunbury PD’s Lt. Tom Daniels retiring Sunbury Police Department Lieutenant Tom Daniels is retiring November 6. During an interview at the department last week he spoke about his life-long connection to the Sunbury community and how it has grown and changed. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:57:03 EST (No heading) Becky Princehorn of Bricker & Eckler, the Big Walnut Local School District's legal counsel, attended last Thursday (October 9) evening's Board of Education meeting to explain levy options when the District returns to voters in May 5 of... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:57:02 EST Vasquez named National Merit Commended Student The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named Big Walnut High School senior Kevin Vazquez as a Commended Student in the 2014-15 school year National Merit Scholarship Program. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:55:06 EST Boys and Girls State representatives visit Post 457 Every summer, members of the Sunbury's Col. Benson W. Hough American Legion Post 457 sponsors several students who attend Buckeye Boys State and Buckeye Girls State. This summer, Post 457 sent one girl to Girl's State, Reagan Nemec, and... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:54:05 EST Sofie Erndt, a second grade student at BWE recognized as a BW Board Student of Month Sofie Erndt, a second grade student at Big Walnut Elementary, was honored as a Big Walnut Board of Education Student of the Month at the Thursday, October 9, Big Walnut Board of Education Meeting. Erndt, whose hobbies include reading and competitive... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:53:04 EST Big Walnut slates Three Challenge Days this year; annual program grows with freshman class;-annual-program-grows-with-freshman-class For the past seven years all Big Walnut High School incoming freshmen students have experienced Challenge Day. Typically, to accommodate the high school's freshmen class, two days of Challenge Day were needed; but with student body growth and a... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:51:06 EST Delaware County Special Needs Registry First responders understand that in an emergency situation most average adults find themselves stretched to their limits before the situation is under control or has been resolved. First responders are trained to deal with stressed adults and... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:49:08 EST Wall, Muench share Edward Jones Football Player of the Week award Joe Muench and Jordan Wall were named Edward Jones Players of the Week for their respective performances in Big Walnut's 46-40 Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division victory over visiting Mount Vernon on Friday night. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:49:05 EST HSDC Pets Of The Week Young Primrose was brought to us when she showed up at a home in Delaware; we believe she was dumped in the neighborhood. Her rescuers say she is friendly and good with kids. Come in and check out the striped calico coloring on her tail and stay for a... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:48:05 EST (No heading) The Golden Eagles know how to throw a Fall Homecoming celebration. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:47:05 EST Annual YoungLife fund-raising Banquet set for Sunday, October 25 in Westerville Help your teen learn about Jesus Christ! YoungLife of Westerville and Big Walnut is having its annual Information/Fund-raising Fall Banquet to show parents how we engage high school kids to earn the right to tell them about the Gospel. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:46:10 EST BW’s Gose scores ‘albatross’ at Sectional golf tourney Big Walnut's Kyle Gose, who qualified to the recent Boys Division I Sectional Golf Tournament at Apple Valley, accomplished a truly amazingly rare feat occurred at the event. Kyle, scored an “albatross”, also known as a “Double... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:46:05 EST (No heading) 2014 BIG WALNUTWEEKLY FALL SPORTSSCORES, SCHEDULESFriday, October 10FOOTBALL Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:41:08 EST Preservation Parks Activity Schedule Beginning November 1, Preservation Parks preserves will move to a Winter/Summer schedule, rather than tying the closing to sunset times. Parks will be open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., November through February, and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., March through... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:36:06 EST Myers Inn to host Delaware Ghosts on Oct. 14 Myers Inn to host Ghosts on October 14 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:58:02 EST Sunbury Christian Church ready to build Sunbury Christian Church has become a Big Walnut community fixture since 17 people started meeting at Sunbury Town Hall in 1956, founding the fellowship. The growing congregation purchased land at the corner of Rainbow Avenue and High Street in... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:04:05 EST Letters To The Editor Dear Editor:The future of Delaware County is very bright thanks to the hard work and diligent efforts of Jacob Fathbruckner Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:42:04 EST