Sunbury News- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:19:29 EST 1800 Glass Rooster Open House November 1 Most folks are familiar with the saying that nine out of ten new businesses fail in the first two years. Make it past two years, then you're in business, like the Glass Rooster Cannery & Art Barns. The Glass Rooster is not only thriving after... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:22:04 EST (No heading) Logan Carroll, a sixth-grade student at Big Walnut Intermediate School, was honored as Big Walnut Board Student of the Month at last Tuesday's (October 9) Board Meeting, Board member Mindy Myers made the presentation to Logan. Logan is the son... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:47:03 EST Donate Halloween candy to troops Beggar's Night is one week away, and most parents would agree that their children will receive way more sweet treats than they need, but their children don't want that hard-earned candy going into the trash bin. There is an alternative to... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:46:08 EST Showa executive charges in price-fixing scheme A former top executive of a Japanese-based company with American headquarters in the Village of Sunbury faces charges for his role in an alleged price-fixing scheme. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:38:05 EST Challenge Day held last week at SUMC Last Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Big Walnut High School held Challenge Day sessions at Sunbury United Methodist Church. For the past seven years all Big Walnut High School incoming freshmen students have experienced Challenge Day. Typically, to... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:36:03 EST (No heading) CD-10/14/14-160.a.jpg: San Francisco based Challenge Day Team Leader Michelle Arias told Big Walnut High School freshmen that they each have infinite potential and eternal worth. “Don't miss opportunities,” Arias said. “Make... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:31:06 EST Haunted Library presents Animal Attack; Draws crowd in spite of chilly weather;-Draws-crowd-in-spite-of-chilly-weather Saturday evening, ghosts, ghouls and other assorted unnatural creatures roamed the stacks at Community Library during the annual Haunted Library. There was a non-scary section for children ages 2 to 5, and a very scary section for children ages 6 to... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:28:03 EST Sunbury Cleaner’s Vickie Nutt retires Sunbury Cleaners employee and chief seamstress Vickie Nutt had a birthday last week, and decided to retire. The Sunbury resident, a Big Walnut and Big Walnut graduate started working at Sunbury Cleaners 21 years ago when there was a Westerville store. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:05:03 EST Sunbury Cleaners collecting coats for a cause Over the last eight Christmas holiday seasons, Sunbury Cleaners employees have teamed up with David Widder of Caldwell Banker to provide winter coats for Central Ohio needy families. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:02:08 EST Committee Discusses DACC, BWHS Agricultural Programming The Big Walnut/DACC Agricultural Science Education Advisory Committee met Thursday, October 9, at Big Walnut High School to evaluate the current resources and structure of the high school's agricultural science program and make recommendations... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:56:03 EST (No heading) SUNBURY NEWS BUDGETThursday, October 23, 2014-Sunbury News Story BudgetMASTHEAD PHOTOS: A1 Mazzi BW Player of Week, Page 8; Logan Carroll Recognized as BW Student of Month, Page 3 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:18:05 EST Presentation on Harlem Township Schools November 13 At the Harlem Township Heritage annual historical meeting on Thursday, November 13, local resident and expert, Phyllis Davidson, will talk about the old schools in Harlem Township including her specialty the one-room schools. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:46:06 EST HSDC Pets Of The Week Rosie, a 3-year, 5-month-old, 11.3-pound spayed female Domestic Shorthair Mix joins Koaha, a 3-year-old black & white 53.4-pound purebread Karelian Bear Dog as this week's featured cat and dog of the week who... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:48:04 EST 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 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) 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 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 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 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;-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