Sunbury News- RSS NEWS Feed Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:37:29 EST 1800 Big Walnut/DACC FFA Banquet; Noah Hale selected as President;-Noah-Hale-selected-as-President At the end of every school year, Big Walnut/DACC FFA members and their families and friends gather at Big Walnut High School for a banquet and recognition ceremony. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:56:02 EST Lilly Coriell recognized as Student of Month Lilly Coriell, the daughter of Zach and Stacey Coriell, and the sister of Max, a first grader in Mrs. LaSota's Class, was recognized as a Big Walnut School Board Student-Citizen of the Month at last week's BWLSD Board... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:26:03 EST SUMC Player’s opening 10th season Sunbury United Methodist Church's SUM Players are currently in rehearsal for this year's dinner theatre production, Off The Track, directed by Nancy Meyer. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:56:03 EST Rotary gives $1,000 check to BW schools$1000-check-to-BW-schools Members of the Sunbury Galena Rotary Club hosted the Harlem Wizards basketball game in early March as a fundraiser. Monies raised by the Rotary go towards scholarships for Big Walnut area students, swim lessons for children and other Rotary community... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:51:02 EST It’s official: Board taps Angie Pollock Late last year Big Walnut Local School District Superintendent Steve Mazzi announced that he would retire at the end of the current school year. Some area folks assumed the District would prepare for an exhaustive search for a new Superintendent, but... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:41:13 EST Charters, tests concern board Big Walnut Local School District Board of Education members and District Superintendent Steve Mazzi often express dissatisfaction with state legislators and others at the state level making decisions having a negative impact on local schools. During... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:41:09 EST Megan Grudell honored as a Student of Month Megan Grudell, a stellar fourth grader at Hylen Souders Elementary, was honored as a Student Citizen of the Month. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:36:04 EST Poor Folks Lunch It's time for the Poor Folks Cornbread and Beans Lunch sponsored by American Legion Post 457. The lunch will be held on Saturday, April 18 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. under the Blue Water Tower in Sunbury. The cost is $4 in advance and $5 at the... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:31:07 EST COC honors students at Breakfast Last Friday morning the Delaware Area Career Center and Columbus State Community College hosted a Sunbury/Big Walnut Area Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting at NorthStar Golf Club honoring four Big Walnut High School juniors and one DACC student... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:31:06 EST School bus involved in accident A Big Walnut Local School District school bus with four P.M. Kindergarten students on board was involved in an accident at 12:35 p.m. Monday at the Ohio 3 and South Galena Road intersection. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:31:06 EST County OKs agreement for mall The Delaware County Commissioners completed another step toward the groundbreaking for the approximately 350,000-square-foot outlet mall on the 57-acre property at US 36/Ohio 37 and I-71 in Berkshire Township. The County partnered with the Ohio... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:26:02 EST Genoa residents urging ‘no’ vote on tax levies The Genoa Township Trustees voted unanimously to put both Police and Fire renewal and tax increase levies up for a vote. Taxpayers in Genoa Township have organized to urge other concerned residents to vote “NO” on both upcoming levies. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:21:05 EST 2015 Grazing School Livestock owners, it's time to sign up for the 2015 Grazing School to be held April 21, 23 and 25. The three-part series is sponsored by SWCD's in Delaware, Knox, Licking and Morrow Counties, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service,... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:16:05 EST COA seeking in-home providers The Council for Older Adults (COA) is seeking in-home service providers for 2016-2017. To assist with the application process and review program requirements, the Council will host a mandatory applicant conference on Friday, May 15 from 9 a.m. to 11... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:16:04 EST Scrap metal drive this weekend FFA Alumni members will hold their Sixth Annual Big Walnut FFA Alumni Scrap Drive at the high school this Saturday and Sunday. Containers will be set up for collection at the south end of Big Walnut High School near the Ag Science entry. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:11:20 EST Summerfest seeks vendors, sponsors The Greater Galena Civic Association (GGCA) is planning Summerfest 2015 for Saturday, August 22 in the Village of Galena. The Summerfest Committee is seeking vendors and sponsors. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:11:16 EST BST&G swears in first full-time firefighters During a special promotional ceremony at the fire station last Thursday evening, members of the BST&G Board of Trustees and Executive Staff installed Fire Fighter Kyle Stelzer to the rank of Lieutenant and swore in the Fire District's first... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:11:04 EST Community Library Briefs Community Library44 Burrer DriveSunbury 43074Phone: 740-965-3901Contact: Mary Nice, Adult Services DirectorCOMMUNITY LIBRARY BRIEFSEvents and Classes Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:41:03 EST Catholics returning home St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Sunbury will be offering a five-week program for non-practicing Catholics who would like to explore returning to active participation in the Church. Catholics Returning Home is a national program that involves a... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:16:02 EST School bus involved in accident A Big Walnut Local School District school bus with four afternoon kindergarten students on board was involved in an accident at 12:35 p.m. Monday at the State Route 3 and South Galena Road intersection. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:21:03 EST