Sunbury News- RSS NEWS Feed http://sunburynews.com/section/NEWS http://sunburynews.com/section/NEWS Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:53:58 EST 1800 Unforgettable BW Fall Homecoming! http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/150157085/Unforgettable-BW-Fall-Homecoming Big Walnut High School students celebrated a Fall Homecoming last Friday that few will ever forget. Tied 40 to 40 with the favored Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets, three seconds left in regulation time, the ball at mid-field, a Hail Mary pass from Jordan... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:59:07 EST Sunbury PD’s Lt. Tom Daniels retiring http://sunburynews.com/news/localnews1/150144601/Sunbury-PDs-Lt.-Tom-Daniels-retiring Sunbury Police Department Lieutenant Tom Daniels is retiring November 6. During an interview at the department last week he spoke about his life-long connection to the Sunbury community and how it has grown and changed. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:57:03 EST (No heading) http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150144910/ Becky Princehorn of Bricker & Eckler, the Big Walnut Local School District's legal counsel, attended last Thursday (October 9) evening's Board of Education meeting to explain levy options when the District returns to voters in May 5 of... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:57:02 EST Vasquez named National Merit Commended Student http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/150117595/Vasquez-named-National-Merit-Commended-Student The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named Big Walnut High School senior Kevin Vazquez as a Commended Student in the 2014-15 school year National Merit Scholarship Program. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:55:06 EST Boys and Girls State representatives visit Post 457 http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150148179/Boys-and-Girls-State-representatives-visit-Post-457 Every summer, members of the Sunbury's Col. Benson W. Hough American Legion Post 457 sponsors several students who attend Buckeye Boys State and Buckeye Girls State. This summer, Post 457 sent one girl to Girl's State, Reagan Nemec, and... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:54:05 EST Sofie Erndt, a second grade student at BWE recognized as a BW Board Student of Month http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/150159469/Sofie-Erndt-a-second-grade-student-at-BWE-recognized-as-a-BW-Board-Student-of-Month Sofie Erndt, a second grade student at Big Walnut Elementary, was honored as a Big Walnut Board of Education Student of the Month at the Thursday, October 9, Big Walnut Board of Education Meeting. Erndt, whose hobbies include reading and competitive... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:53:04 EST Big Walnut slates Three Challenge Days this year; annual program grows with freshman class http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/150116778/Big-Walnut-slates-Three-Challenge-Days-this-year;-annual-program-grows-with-freshman-class For the past seven years all Big Walnut High School incoming freshmen students have experienced Challenge Day. Typically, to accommodate the high school's freshmen class, two days of Challenge Day were needed; but with student body growth and a... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:51:06 EST Delaware County Special Needs Registry http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150147881/Delaware-County-Special-Needs-Registry First responders understand that in an emergency situation most average adults find themselves stretched to their limits before the situation is under control or has been resolved. First responders are trained to deal with stressed adults and... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:49:08 EST HSDC Pets Of The Week http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150145814/HSDC-Pets-Of-The-Week Young Primrose was brought to us when she showed up at a home in Delaware; we believe she was dumped in the neighborhood. Her rescuers say she is friendly and good with kids. Come in and check out the striped calico coloring on her tail and stay for a... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:48:05 EST Annual YoungLife fund-raising Banquet set for Sunday, October 25 in Westerville http://sunburynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150115652/Annual-YoungLife-fund-raising-Banquet-set-for-Sunday-October-25-in-Westerville Help your teen learn about Jesus Christ! YoungLife of Westerville and Big Walnut is having its annual Information/Fund-raising Fall Banquet to show parents how we engage high school kids to earn the right to tell them about the Gospel. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:46:10 EST Preservation Parks Activity Schedule http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150116485/Preservation-Parks-Activity-Schedule Beginning November 1, Preservation Parks preserves will move to a Winter/Summer schedule, rather than tying the closing to sunset times. Parks will be open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., November through February, and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., March through... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:36:06 EST Myers Inn to host Delaware Ghosts on Oct. 14 http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150083905/Myers-Inn-to-host-Delaware-Ghosts-on-Oct.-14 Myers Inn to host Ghosts on October 14 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:58:02 EST Sunbury Christian Church ready to build http://sunburynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150086029/Sunbury-Christian-Church-ready-to-build Sunbury Christian Church has become a Big Walnut community fixture since 17 people started meeting at Sunbury Town Hall in 1956, founding the fellowship. The growing congregation purchased land at the corner of Rainbow Avenue and High Street in... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:04:05 EST BWHS Fall Homecoming Friday night at Golden Eagle Stadium http://sunburynews.com/news/news_education/150084196/BWHS-Fall-Homecoming-Friday-night-at-Golden-Eagle-Stadium Big Walnut High School's 2014 Fall Homecoming is on the horizon. On Friday, following a weeklong schedule of activities at the high school, the community welcomes the Homecoming Court during a 6 p.m. parade around Sunbury Village... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:31:04 EST Harlem Township on Sunday, October 19, at 173-year-old residence on Harlem Road http://sunburynews.com/news/briefs/150088791/Harlem-Township-on-Sunday-October-19-at-173-year-old-residence-on-Harlem-Road You are invited to view on Sunday, October 19 (between 12 noon and 4 p.m.) one of Harlem Townships' oldest houses. It was Constructed in 1841 and built from sandstone, brick and local woods like oak and black walnut, all secured from the... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:27:07 EST Burrer Drive getting fixed … finally http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150071047/Burrer-Drive-getting-fixed--finally The portion of Burrer Drive that dead-ends into Cherry Street in Sunbury has been deteriorating for years. One area receives full depth repair, and soon after the area next to it begins to deteriorate. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:21:08 EST Dauren Mason’s Eagle Scout Project becomes a reality with completion of walking path along Prarie Run Creek http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150071293/Dauren-Masons-Eagle-Scout-Project-becomes-a-reality-with-completion-of-walking-path-along-Prarie-Run-Creek Cutline:BSA Troop 701 member Dauren Mason, left, takes Sunbury Mayor Tommy Hatfield on a tour of the new Old Church Park Walking Trail that Mason completed as an Eagle Scout Project. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:11:03 EST DCVA seeks vets for Honor Guard: provides military honors at veteran’s funerals http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150071844/DCVA-seeks-vets-for-Honor-Guard:-provides-military-honors-at-veterans-funerals Lenny C. Lepolanewsguy@ee.net Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:51:06 EST HSDC Pets of The Week http://sunburynews.com/news/local_features/150072629/HSDC-Pets-of-The-Week Hercules, a grey 4-year-old neutered male Domestic Longhair mix, joins Charlie, a tan 7-year-old neutered Chihuahua/Cardigan mix as this week's featured cat and dog of the week who are available for adoption at... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:53:03 EST (No heading) http://sunburynews.com/news/news/150088688/ PAWtoberfest” seeking dogs for annual “Mutt March” and “Heinz-57 Classics” dog show Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:55:10 EST