Sunbury News- RSS NEWS Feed Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:30:22 EST 1800 Interest in school levy grows With the 2015 Election looming in the not too distant future, the Big Walnut Local School District's 6.9-mil, $4,9 million Substitute (Renewal) levy is on everyone' minds, from parents, to students, teachers and taxpayers alike. The... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:11:04 EST Mother-Daughter Tea May 9 Members of the Big Walnut Area Historical Society will hold their Sixth Annual Mother's and Daughter's Tea at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, in the Myers Inn Museum. Mothers and daughters of all ages are invited to dress up for high tea in a... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:51:08 EST Celebrate World Red Cross Day by donating blood The American Red Cross encourages the community to give blood this May in honor of World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day on May 8 — the birthday of International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement founder, Henry Dunant. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:51:06 EST HSDC Pets of Week Honey, a grey and white Tabby, 10-year-old, 8.2-pound spayed female Domestic Shorthair cat, joins Jenny, a 4-year-old tri-color, 23.4-pound spayed female Beagle as this week's and dog of the Week at the Humane... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:41:02 EST Team helps with Give Hope sale Most area folks know that Big Walnut sports is not just about playing the game, it's also about community service. In keeping with that tradition, members of the Big Walnut Middle School 8th Grade Baseball Team volunteered at Westerville... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:36:04 EST Local Briefs Check out BW Fan AccountHi, Parents. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:16:07 EST Residents spar over police/fire levies The Genoa Township Police Department is asking voters on May 5 to approve a five-year, 3.8-mil renewal levy and a 0.8-mil increase for a total 4.6-mils. Genoa Township Fire/EMS is asking for a five-year, 4.7-mil renewal and a 0.8-mil increase for a... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:11:02 EST May 17 Rubber Ducky Race benefits Friends of Genoa Entries are now open for the 2015 Center Green Park Festival Great Rubber Ducky Race. The Great Rubber Ducky Race will be held on Sunday, May 17, with a little help from Genoa Township Fire Department firefighters. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:51:02 EST German students visit one month Big Walnut High School students are hosting four students from Germany during a month-long stay as part of The Friendship Connection, Inc., an exchange program between high schools in the United States and Gymnasien in Germany. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:46:03 EST SUMCs COT May menu set with Taco Night on May 5 Community Open Table, an outreach of Sunbury United Methodist Church, is typically held on the first Friday of every month when members of the church and other volunteers host a dinner for anyone who is struggling with poverty that needs a hot,... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:41:01 EST Sunbury stays with Volunteer for 24 months The Village of Sunbury's energy broker Scott Belcastro, Trebel LLC, was in chambers during last Wednesday evening's Sunbury Village Council meeting to discuss the village's residential natural gas governmental, opt-out aggregation... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:21:02 EST BWHS Spring Variety Show tomorrow If you're looking for something different to do tomorrow evening Big Walnut High School students will take the high school auditorium stage at 7 p.m. to show off their talents in the high school's Spring Variety Show. The annual event... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:46:07 EST BW Coffee Chat April 30 Big Walnut Local School District administrators understand that area residents often have questions about District operations that cannot be answered during Board of Education visitor's sections. Board meeting dates and times may be... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:26:03 EST Condit Presbyterian fundraiser at Ace Hardware Shop at ACE Hardware in Sunbury from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. this Saturday, April 25, then eat at the Good Cause Food Cart hosted by Condit Presbyterian Church and leave a donation for Delaware County Habitat for Humanity. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:21:04 EST BW 6.9-mil levy discussed at Genoa trustee meeting Community For Eagle Pride Committee member Bob Keuderle attended last Thursday evening's Genoa Township Board of Trustees meeting, along with Big Walnut Local School District Assistant Superintendent Angie Pollock, stumping for support for the... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:01:02 EST BWHS Drama Awards 2015; better than the Oscars;-better-than-the-Oscars The Oscars? Who needs the Oscars when Big Walnut High School has its very own 2015 Drama Awards, complete with a banquet and costumes ranging from haut couture, to flamboyant, to street-casual? And, as an added benefit, Big Walnut's drama... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:41:02 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? Find out with the Sunbury News's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:25:51 EST Big Walnut/DACC FFA Banquet; Noah Hale selected as President;-Noah-Hale-selected-as-President At the end of every school year, Big Walnut/DACC FFA members and their families and friends gather at Big Walnut High School for a banquet and recognition ceremony. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:56:02 EST Lilly Coriell recognized as Student of Month Lilly Coriell, the daughter of Zach and Stacey Coriell, and the sister of Max, a first grader in Mrs. LaSota's Class, was recognized as a Big Walnut School Board Student-Citizen of the Month at last week's BWLSD Board... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:26:03 EST SUMC Player’s opening 10th season Sunbury United Methodist Church's SUM Players are currently in rehearsal for this year's dinner theatre production, Off The Track, directed by Nancy Meyer. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:56:03 EST