Sunbury News- RSS news Feed Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:04:42 EST 1800 Death Notices GLADYS DAVISSUNBURYGladys Davis, 73, Sunbury, passed away Friday evening, January 16, 2015 at the Country Club Retirement Center in Delaware. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:16:03 EST PERI to meet Feb. 2 Public Employees Retirees Inc.'s (PERI) Delaware County Chapter will meet at 1:30 p.m., Monday, February 2, at the Council for Older Adults, 800 Cheshire Road. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:56:04 EST I-71 development meeting at Berkshire Hall Most area folks understand that commercial development of the I-71 and Ohio 37 Interchange area will change the face of eastern Delaware County, eventually impacting not only the entire county, but adjacent counties as well. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:46:03 EST Big Walnut earns Auditor Award A recent financial audit of the Big Walnut Local School District by Auditor of State Dave Yost's office has returned a clean audit report. The district's excellent record-keeping has qualified it for the Auditor of State Award with... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:36:04 EST Galena meets on Berkshire merger attempt Last Tuesday evening Village of Galena Council members held a special meeting to discuss a merger petition that Berkshire Township residents Susan Stanton and Shawna Burkham had been planning to circulate. The petition, once filed with the Delaware... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:36:02 EST Meyer to lead school board The Big Walnut school board held its first meeting of 2015 last week with a new Board president and new committee appointments. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:31:02 EST New associate pastor welcomed Sunday The Olive Green Church of Christ in Christian Union is having a welcome service and reception on Sunday, January 25 at 10:30 a.m. for their first Associate Pastor Robert Whithsel and his wife, Shari. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:26:03 EST Pets of the Week Rosa, a 6-year-old spayed 8.5-pound female Brown Tiger Domestic Shorthair Mix, and Shorty a 4-year-old 58-pound neutered male black & white American Pitbull Mix are the cat and dog of the week who are available for... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:21:06 EST Mazzi to retire at end of school year During last Thursday evening's Big Walnut Local School District Board of Education meeting, District Superintendent Steve Mazzi had Board President Mindy Meyer read a letter announcing his retirement at the end of the current school... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:21:03 EST Genoa Fire Academy starts March 9 The Genoa Township Fire Department recently announced that applications are being accepted for the 2015 Citizen's Fire Academy. The 11-week class is designed to educate the Genoa Township citizens and business owners about the intricacies of the... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:06:03 EST (No heading) Contact: Gary Henery (Managing Editor) 740-413-0906 (work) 740-369-4769 (home)Publication: The Sunbury NewsDate: Thursday, January 22, 2015Price: $1 per issueBarcode: 6 74825 43205 8 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:11:03 EST Academic Briefs Ohio Wesleyan University Announces 2014 Fall Semester Dean's List Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:16:07 EST Cold weather leads to more breakdowns Last week's snow and arctic chill left many Ohio motorists out in the cold, and the weatherman predicts more cold weather in the forecast. Most area residents have their home ready for winter emergencies — extra food on hand, battery... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:26:01 EST Flu-related hospitalizations on rise The Delaware General Health District continues to encourage residents who have not yet received their flu shot to get vaccinated after a total of 57 flu-associated hospitalizations have been reported this flu season. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:51:02 EST Farm Toy, NASCAR Show Jan. 30-31 The Expo-Ohio Farm Toy and NASCAR Collectibles Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, January 30, and Saturday, January 31, in the Ohio Building-Ohio Expo Center on the Ohio State Fairgrounds at 717 East 17th Avenue (I-71 & 17th Avenue,... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:41:01 EST Wenger, Smith homecoming royalty Immediately preceding Friday evening's Big Walnut High School Winter Homecoming basketball game against visiting Horizon Science, members of the Winter Homecoming Court were introduced and the 2015 Winter Homecoming King William Smith and Queen... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:36:04 EST Genoa Twp. installs Wilhelm At the opening of last Thursday evening's Genoa Township Board of Trustees 2015 Reorganization meeting, Leo Wilhelm was sworn in as a Genoa Township trustee. Wilhelm replaces former Genoa trustee Barb Lewis, who resigned effective December 31 to... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:11:04 EST Harlem holds final 2014 trustee meeting The following report is culled from approved minutes of the Wednesday, December 17, Harlem Township Board of Trustees meeting submitted by Harlem Fiscal Officer Bobby Fracasso. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:06:04 EST Ruhl sworn in as State Representative State Representative Margaret Ann Ruhl was sworn in on Monday, January 5 as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 131st General Assembly. She represents the 68th Ohio House District, which includes all of Knox County and portions of... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:56:04 EST Hatfield delivers State of the Village address During the Wednesday, January 7, Sunbury Village Council meeting, Sunbury Mayor Tommy Hatfield delivered a State of the Village address in which he said 2014 was an unprecedented year for Sunbury; and that the Village is prepared to move forward and... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:56:02 EST