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Gary Henery

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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.
Kennedy is the daughter of Jeff and Sharon Walls. She has two brothers, Jett is currently a sophomore at BWHS and Dillon is a 2011 graduate of BWHS.
Kennedy will be completing her journey through Bi

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. Kennedy is the daughter of Jeff and Sharon Walls. She has two brothers, Jett is currently a sophomore at BWHS and Dillon is a 2011 graduate of BWHS. Kennedy will be completing her journey through Bi

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.
Meg is the daughter of Holli Hoyles and Ty Hoyles. Her older brother, Willem, is a seventh grader at Big Walnut Middle School.
Her favorite subject at BWE is Languag

BWE's Meg Hoyles board's 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. Meg is the daughter of Holli Hoyles and Ty Hoyles. Her older brother, Willem, is a seventh grader at Big Walnut Middle School. Her favorite subject at BWE is Languag

BW advances to District semifinals with 10-4 win

The Golden Eagles found their momentum at the opportune time. Big Walnut (17-9) put its seventh straight victory in the books with a 10-4 decision over Amanda-Clearcreek (7-18) in a Division II a Division II Central District victory over the Aces in a Sectional final matchup Thursday afternoon in Sunbury. With the victory, Big Walnut advances to t

It was an exciting time in baseball last week in Sunbury.
Big Walnut head coach Chris Holly not only recorded his 100th career coaching victory with a 4-1 vicory over Jonathan Alder on Monday (May 11) at Plain City, but he also guided the Golden Eagles to a 12-2 victory over visiting Whitehall in the opening round of the Division II Central Distri

Big Walnut run-rules Rams, 12-2, in DII District tourney opener

It was an exciting time in baseball last week in Sunbury. Big Walnut head coach Chris Holly not only recorded his 100th career coaching victory with a 4-1 vicory over Jonathan Alder on Monday (May 11) at Plain City, but he also guided the Golden Eagles to a 12-2 victory over visiting Whitehall in the opening round of the Division II Central Distri

Eric Myers Big Walnut boys track and field team continued its strong run through the Golden Eagles' 2015 outdoor season by winning six of the scheduled 16 events, including three of the five field events, as Big Walnut accumulated 147.5 points en route to its third straight Elite Eight championship last Friday at Olentangy Orange High School.
Olen

Big Walnut boys make it three straight

Eric Myers Big Walnut boys track and field team continued its strong run through the Golden Eagles' 2015 outdoor season by winning six of the scheduled 16 events, including three of the five field events, as Big Walnut accumulated 147.5 points en route to its third straight Elite Eight championship last Friday at Olentangy Orange High School. Olen

BW sweeps softball series with Franklin Hgts.

Junior Kate Petty threw a complete-game 7-hitter, striking out 9, as Big Walnut (7-16) edged Franklin Heights 4-3 on Senior Recognition Day in Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division action last Wednesday at Big Walnut High School. With the victory, the Golden Eagles swept the season series with the Falcons. Sophomore Taryn Hammond led the Golden

Scores, Schedules

Friday, May 1 BASEBALL Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division At Olentangy Orange Olentangy Orange, BIG WALNUT 2 SOFTBALL Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division New Albany at BIG WALNUT — no report BOYS LACROSSE Non-Conference CCS at BIG WALNUT, BWHS Soccer/Lacrosse Stadium — cancelled Saturday, May 2 BASEBALL Alumni

Jeff Hatfield's Golden Eagles parlayed solid pitching and team defense into a pair of non-conference victories over Sparta Highland and Westerville South last Saturday in Sunbury. Big Walnut (6-14 edged the Lady Fighting Scots 4-3 in the first game and came back to shutdown Westerville South 1-0 behind the 4-hit pitching of Kate Petty in the second

BW sweeps Scots, Wildcats

Jeff Hatfield's Golden Eagles parlayed solid pitching and team defense into a pair of non-conference victories over Sparta Highland and Westerville South last Saturday in Sunbury. Big Walnut (6-14 edged the Lady Fighting Scots 4-3 in the first game and came back to shutdown Westerville South 1-0 behind the 4-hit pitching of Kate Petty in the second

BW girls track on a roll

Joe Evener's Big Walnut girls track and field squad enjoyed successes last Tuesday and Wednesday night at Westerville Central Quadrangular and the Gahanna Relays. At Westerville Central on Tuesday, the Lady Golden Eagles placed third behind host Central with 29 points. The host Warhawks won the meet with 132 points with Delaware Hayes finishing se

Delaware Hayes junior right-hander Madison Huck and Big Walnut left-hander Kate Petty squared off in an OCC Capital Division pitcher's duel Friday afternoon at Lincoln Park in Delaware.
Coach Mark Thomas' Pacers tallied the game's lone run in the bottom of the third inning as freshman left fielder Ally James singled to left with one out and advanc

Huck outduels BW'S Petty

Delaware Hayes junior right-hander Madison Huck and Big Walnut left-hander Kate Petty squared off in an OCC Capital Division pitcher's duel Friday afternoon at Lincoln Park in Delaware. Coach Mark Thomas' Pacers tallied the game's lone run in the bottom of the third inning as freshman left fielder Ally James singled to left with one out and advanc

Cosmo, a friendly 9-year-old brown tan 53.2-pound spayed female Puggle (Pug/Beagle mix, joins Thomas, a 3-year-old, 10-pound White neutered male Domestic Longhair mix, with secondary Brown Tiger coat, as this week's Dog and Cat of the Week at the Humane Society of Delaware County (HSDC) located at 4920 Ohio 37 east of Delaware.
Hi! My name is Cosm

HSDC Pets of The Week

Cosmo, a friendly 9-year-old brown tan 53.2-pound spayed female Puggle (Pug/Beagle mix, joins Thomas, a 3-year-old, 10-pound White neutered male Domestic Longhair mix, with secondary Brown Tiger coat, as this week's Dog and Cat of the Week at the Humane Society of Delaware County (HSDC) located at 4920 Ohio 37 east of Delaware. Hi! My name is Cosm

Voters to decide fate of school levy

Voters in the Big Walnut Local School District will consider the district's request for a 6.9-mill, $4.9 million substitute tax levy on the May 5 ballot. The proposed levy would be for five years. If approved, it would replace an expiring 7.5-mill, $4.9 emergency operating levy that voters approved in 2010. School officials thus say that the May

Becker, Evans lead BW to 8-1 win over Pacers

A strong start by by Big Walnut starting freshman hurler Austin Becker propelled the Golden Eagles to an 8-1 Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division baseball victory over host Delaware Hayes last Tuesday night (April 21) at Hayes High School. Junior Jacob Evans gave Becker all the support he would need, driving home a game-high 4 runs in the victo





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