Sunbury News- RSS NEWS Feed http://sunburynews.com/section/NEWS http://sunburynews.com/section/NEWS Sun, 24 May 2015 19:09:49 EST 1800 Letterbox Adventure http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153475631/Letterbox-Adventure “Summer Letterbox Adventure,” Preservation Parks of Delaware County's award-winning family program, returns Saturday, May 23. Children who register for the program will take booklets into the parks to follow nature clues and find... Thu, 21 May 2015 14:51:03 EST Developer to pay attorney fees http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153559333/Developer-to-pay-attorney-fees When members of the Big Walnut Local School District Board of Education and School District administrators discovered the School District would lose voter-approved property tax dollars in a 10/75 TIF that Delaware County Commissioners were asked to... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:26:02 EST DACC consolidating campuses http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153559150/DACC-consolidating-campuses Former Big Walnut Local School District Board of Education member Jim Hildreth currently represents the School District on the Board of the Delaware Area Career Center. During last Thursday (May 14) evening's Big Walnut Board of Education... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:16:02 EST Booster treasurer accused of theft http://sunburynews.com/news/news/153529802/Booster-treasurer-accused-of-theft A former treasurer of the Buckeye Valley Joint Boosters has been indicted for allegedly using the club's funds for personal purchases. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:56:03 EST Cooper new Assistant BW superintendent http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153558514/Cooper-new-Assistant-BW-superintendent Most area folks know that Big Walnut Local School District Superintendent Steve Mazzi is retiring at the end of this month and Assistant Superintendent Angie Pollock is taking the District's helm. General Rosecrans Elementary School Principal... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:56:01 EST Eagle Mentor Award Ceremony http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153558248/Eagle-Mentor-Award-Ceremony Members of the Big Walnut Local School District honored their own at a reception hosted by Roush Honda at Big Walnut High School on Thursday, May 14, immediately preceding the Big Walnut Board of Education meeting. Recognized during the reception were... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:46:03 EST Kingston Residence names assistant director http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153571351/Kingston-Residence-names-assistant-director Kingston Residence of Marion is proud to announce and Krista Reese as the Executive Director. Ms. Reese's primary responsibility is to provide overall leadership for the retirement community. Ms. Reese will lead an employee-focused culture and... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:41:02 EST A conversation with Steve Mazzi http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153557622/A-conversation-with-Steve-Mazzi Big Walnut Local School District Superintendent Steve Mazzi is close to the day when he will clear his office out. He retires on May 31, leaving only six more workdays until Assistant Superintendent Angie Pollock moves into his space and takes over... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:21:09 EST Jesus to the Rescue at SUMC’s VBS http://sunburynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153500502/Jesus-to-the-Rescue-at-SUMCs-VBS The Sunbury United Methodist Church (SUMC) will hold its annual Vacation Bible School (VBS) from Sunday, June 7 through Thursday, June 11, 6:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the church, 100 West Cherry Street in Sunbury. This year's VBS, Jesus to... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:11:05 EST BWE’s Meg Hoyles board’s Student Citizen of Month http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153557361/BWEs-Meg-Hoyles-boards-Student-Citizen-of-Month Meg Hoyles, a fourth-grade student at Big Walnut Elementary School, was recognized as a Big Walnut Board of Education Student-Citizen of the Month at the May 14 School Board Meeting. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:11:02 EST Mazzi appreciates community’s effort in passage of school levy http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153556868/Mazzi-appreciates-communitys-effort-in-passage-of-school-levy During last Thursday (May 14) evening's Big Walnut Local School District Board of Education meeting, the first Board meeting following voter's approval of the District's five-year, 6.9-mil, $4.9 million Substitute (Renewal) Levy on... Thu, 21 May 2015 09:51:03 EST Kennedy Walls honored as BW Student of Month http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153557391/Kennedy-Walls-honored-as-BW-Student-of-Month Kennedy Walls, a senior at Big Walnut High School, was honored on the May 14 as a Big Walnut Board of Education Student-Citizen of the Month for May. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:11:07 EST Pets of the week http://sunburynews.com/news/news/153493053/Pets-of-the-week Stefan, a friendly 1-year-old, black & white 10.8-pound neutered male Domestic Shorthair Mix cat joins Lady, a 7-year old, 41.6-pound Tri-color Beagle/Jack Russell terrier mix spayed female mix, as this week's pets of the week available for... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:09 EST Pair indicted for firearm thefts http://sunburynews.com/news/news/153530629/Pair-indicted-for-firearm-thefts Two Sunbury women were indicted by a Delaware County grand jury Friday for allegedly stealing firearms from a home in Westerville. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:21:04 EST Academic Briefs http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153230190/Academic-Briefs Megan Almendinger inducted into first-year honorary at Heidelberg University Thu, 21 May 2015 10:21:04 EST SUMC hosting VBS http://sunburynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153419113/SUMC-hosting-VBS The Sunbury United Methodist Church (SUMC) will hold its annual Vacation Bible School (VBS) from Sunday, June 7 through Thursday, June 11, 6:15–8:30 p.m., at the church, 100 West Cherry Street in Sunbury. This year's VBS, Jesus to the... Thu, 14 May 2015 12:11:07 EST Two scholarships still available http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153341166/Two-scholarships-still-available The Delaware County Foundation is still accepting scholarship applications for college students in their sophomore, junior and senior year during the 2015-16 school year. Thu, 14 May 2015 11:06:04 EST Legion fire causes severe damage http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153414619/Legion-fire-causes-severe-damage On Monday, May 4, the headquarters building of The American Legion Department of Ohio at 60 Big Run Road east of Delaware was involved in a serious fire. Thu, 14 May 2015 11:01:07 EST Local students graduate from Ashland http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/153367902/Local-students-graduate-from-Ashland The following students completed their Ashland University degree requirements following the spring 2015 semester and received their degrees during the May 9 commencement ceremonies: Thu, 14 May 2015 11:01:04 EST Council looking at cemetery fees http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/153414452/Council-looking-at-cemetery-fees During last Wednesday's Sunbury Village Council meeting, Parks and Safety Committee chair Joe Gochenour recommended that council members update cemetery fees for installing headstone footers and for opening and closing graves and... Thu, 14 May 2015 10:51:07 EST