Sunbury News- RSS Feed Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:59:51 EST 1800 Students create calendars for Humane Society Kristina Collins' second-grade students at Hylen Souders Elementary School in Galena recently learned about entrepreneurship , with altruism tossed into the mix. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:01:02 EST Sunbury PD gets two new cruisers Times are changing, cars are getting smaller and their shapes are evolving. SUVs and crossover vehicles are becoming more popular. Even police departments are trading in the old bulky, fuel eating Crown Victorias's for more modern wheels, like... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:26:03 EST Finn is Student of Month Lily Finn, a fourth-grade student at General Rosecrans Elementary School, was honored as the Big Walnut Board of Education's Student of the Month for January at the January 15 Big Walnut School Board Meeting. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:01:04 EST Hart Team assists America’s Heroes The Hart Team at Keller Williams Capital Partners has been selected as the Heroes Home Advantage real estate sales team for Delaware County. As Heroes Home Advantage chosen realtors, The Hart Team will give 25 percent of their entire company... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:56:02 EST Waters fundraiser Saturday features TBDBTL Efforts to support former Ohio State University Band Director Jon Waters are coming to Sunbury this Saturday evening. Members of the We Stand For Jon Waters Committee will hold a fundraising concert from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Big Walnut Grill in... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:51:18 EST SUMC sets session on Foster Care On Sunday, January 25, the Sunbury United Methodist Church (SUMC) will host an informal question-and-answer session on foster care parenting opportunities in the Big Walnut area. The Q&A session is open to everyone in the community. Anyone who is... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:51:01 EST Kirtan Chanting Features Bhakti Mamas The Bhakti Mamas will lead a Kirtan program that is a participatory blend of mantra meditation and more traditional spiritual selections. The event will be held on Saturday, March 7, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Christian Spiritualist Temple, 77... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:41:02 EST BW Education Foundation Super Bowl Party Sunday Members of the Big Walnut Education Foundation have teamed up with Jon Self to host a special Super Bowl XLIX Party and education foundation fundraiser at the Big Walnut Grill on Super Bowl Sunday. The restaurant will be closed to the public during... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:31:08 EST BW Board gears up for new term Before business can begin at the start of any new year political subdivisions statewide hold statutory reorganization meetings to set rules of operation, select officers, appoint committee responsibilities, and perform a host of other tasks to make it... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:31:06 EST Sarah Harp top woman at Florida shoot On the surface Sarah Harp looks and acts like your average college student. She studies Animal Science at The Ohio State University with plans to attend veterinary school, works at OSU in the University Lab Animal Resource Surgery Department, picks up... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:31:04 EST HSDCs Freeze Out raises $1,125$1125 It wasn't nearly as cold as some years in the past, but on a recent Sunday afternoon a few dedicated Humane Society of Delaware County volunteers braved the slightly above freezing temperatures to show their support for animals suffering in the... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:21:04 EST BW Science Fair ‘15 next Thursday On Thursday, February 5, the Big Walnut Local School District holds an event that's becoming rare in Central Ohio, if not the entire state. That event involves students from fifth grade through high school, encouraging them to think logically... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:21:02 EST Evolution Ag Announces Open House Evolution Ag, the newly formed Case IH dealership in Delaware County, announced its annual open house and customer appreciation event for Friday, Feb. 6, at its location on State Route 37 East. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:16:07 EST Host Harding handles BW, 67-50 Quinnten Mccomas, the President's 6-foot-2 small forward, scored a game-high 20 points to lift Harding (5-6) to a 67-50 non-conference victory over the visiting Golden Eagles Tuesday (Jan. 20) night in Marion. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:16:05 EST (No heading) Bg Walnut (9-6, 3-5 OCC) overcame a sluggish start that had the Golden Eagles clinging to a 10-9 first-quarter lead before finding their rhythm en route to a 51-27 Ohio Capital Conference victory over visiting Franklin Heights (1-3, 0-8 OCC) Saturday... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:16:02 EST BW Education Foundation College Scholarships The Big Walnut Education Foundation, Inc. estimates that it will be awarding approximately $85,000 in scholarships to Big Walnut students this year. The Education Foundation is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization begun in 1994 and controlled by a board... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:06 EST Girl Scout Cookie sales underway Girl Scout Cookies sales began January 10. Big Walnut Girl Scouts kicked off their sales with a Cookie Rally at the Columbus Zoo. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:04 EST Genoa PD, Fire levies on ballot But for a couple of casual conversations about non-agenda items, last Thursday evening's Genoa Township Board of Trustees 22-minute meeting might have been capped at half that time, possibly setting a new record for brevity. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:02 EST SUMCs February 6 COT menu set 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, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:01 EST Sunbury PD gets secure med drop-off box We often hear that it's no longer environmentally sound to flush old, unused prescription medications down the toilet or dispose of them using a garbage disposal. We're also told not to put unused medication in the garbage because they end... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:06:07 EST