NEWS


Blood donation opportunity at Eighth Floor Promotions

Blood donation opportunity at Eighth Floor Promotions

CELINA — There will be a blood donation opportunity from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at Eighth Floor Promotions, 1 Visions Parkway, Cel...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Lima woman charged in stabbing rejects prosecutor’s plea deal

Lima woman charged in stabbing rejects prosecutor’s plea deal

LIMA — A Lima woman who told police she stabbed her one-time boyfriend in self defense rejected a plea from prosecutors during her Wednesday cou...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


Motorcyclist injured in Bath Twp. crash

Motorcyclist injured in Bath Twp. crash

LIMA — A Lima man was hurt after the motorcycle he was operating was hit by a box truck Tuesday evening.According to Sgt. Shawn Cook with the Li...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Bath Township financial records available online

Bath Township financial records available online

BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath Township’s financial records are now available online at the online checkbook (OhioCheckbook.com) created under Ohio ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


American Twp. Fire Department flushing hydrants

American Twp. Fire Department flushing hydrants

AMERICAN TOWNSHIP — Starting Tuesday, the American Township Fire Department will be flushing and testing hydrants in the area over the next four...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Signs Ohio hopes to help Lima-region businesses

Signs Ohio hopes to help Lima-region businesses

LIMA — Now under new ownership, Signs Ohio is renewing its mission to help businesses in the Lima region brand their businesses and create uniqu...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Ada falls in softball regionals
Roundup: Parkway advances to softball regional finals

Roundup: Parkway advances to softball regional finals

GREENVILLE — Having faced Parkway’s Haley Hawk during the regular season, the Newton softball team thought it knew what to expect.But Hawk...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 24th, 2018. |  


Sanchez off to fast Thunderstocks start at Limaland Motorsports Park

Sanchez off to fast Thunderstocks start at Limaland Motorsports Park

LIMA — Just about every driver who competes at Limaland will tell you that consistency is the key in having a successful season. Daniel Sanchez ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Gennett’s slam helps Harvey gets 1st Reds win

Gennett’s slam helps Harvey gets 1st Reds win

CINCINNATI — Matt Harvey pitched six innings of one-run ball for his first victory with Cincinnati, and Scooter Gennett hit his fifth grand slam...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Indians rout Cubs 10-1

Indians rout Cubs 10-1

CHICAGO — Jose Ramirez hit his 14th homer and the Cleveland Indians routed the Chicago Cubs 10-1 on Tuesday night in their first meeting at Wrig...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Roundup: Wapakoneta duo share WBL baseball player of the year honors

Roundup: Wapakoneta duo share WBL baseball player of the year honors

Wapakoneta’s Don Goodes and Manny Vorhees have named Western Buckeye League baseball co-players of the year. The Redskins’ Jason Brandt ea...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Shawnee boys tennis doubles team chases greater success at Division II state competition

Shawnee boys tennis doubles team chases greater success at Division II state competition

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — After being crowned district champions last year, the Shawnee doubles pair of Isaac Hanover and Michael Rutter were excited t...

May 22nd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Lima Register Co.

Lima Register Co.

LIMA — Annually in February The Lima News published a special section to take stock of local industry, not to mention sell a few ads during a sl...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


A pregnant Claire Danes mulls motherhood stress in new film

A pregnant Claire Danes mulls motherhood stress in new film

NEW YORK (AP) — A radiant Claire Danes walked the red carpet for the New York premiere of her new film, “A Kid Like Jake.” She was g...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Lima Memorial health focus: Clinic visit through a nurse’s eyes

Lima Memorial health focus: Clinic visit through a nurse’s eyes

Doctors, nurses and medical staff spend their lives taking care of patients. The impact these health care professionals have on the lives of their pat...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Nutrient groups on the range

Quinn on Nutrition: Nutrient groups on the range

I was out standing in the field … literally. It was quite a scene in this place they call the Sandhills of Nebraska. Our group of about 20 cowbo...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Netflix working with Barack, Michelle Obama

Netflix working with Barack, Michelle Obama

NEW YORK — Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday’s announcement that they had signed a multi-year...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Real Life Mama: Take the trip

Real Life Mama: Take the trip

Take the trip.Even if that means denying your children those spur of the moment toys (that add up) for a few months. You know they will get lost in th...

May 21st, 2018 |  


OPINION


Editorial: LPD clearing self of wrongdoing raises questions

Editorial: LPD clearing self of wrongdoing raises questions

Some in the community, again, are raising a question of fairness concerning a Lima Police Department internal investigation that cleared a white offic...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Trump must fulfill pledge to put the brakes on runaway drug pricing

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Trump must fulfill pledge to put the brakes on runaway drug pricing

The latest example of runaway drug pricing has pitted the industrial town of Rockford, Ill., against specialty drug manufacturer Mallinckrodt Pharmace...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Doug Oplinger: Ohioans offer solutions to opioid crisis

Doug Oplinger: Ohioans offer solutions to opioid crisis

Give Ohioans time to listen to one another and they can assemble a plan to turn around the opioid addiction crisis. Journalists from the Your Voice Oh...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Letter: Lima police officer was just doing his job

Letter: Lima police officer was just doing his job

In regards to the Sunday, May 20, story in The Lima News: NAACP disagrees with police over incidentDid it occur to the Rev. Fails to offer counseling ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Letter: Fails’ response is predictable

Letter: Fails’ response is predictable

Ronald Fails continues to beat the drum of injustice and make every issue that arises strictly a black vs. white issue. It is a form of racism itself ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Majority of Lima-region unemployment rates have dropped

Majority of Lima-region unemployment rates have dropped

LIMA — Six of the nine regional county’s unemployment rates have declined from March to April, according to figures released Tuesday by th...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Stocks sink late as smaller companies and industrials fade

Stocks sink late as smaller companies and industrials fade

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks faded Tuesday afternoon and finished the day mostly lower as industrial companies and retailers fell. Smaller and more U....

May 22nd, 2018 |  


National gas prices continue to rise

National gas prices continue to rise

LIMA — Gas prices in the nation continue to rise, currently with an average price of $2.93 per gallon, and look to affect summertime traveling.H...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Divided Supreme Court sides with businesses over workers

Divided Supreme Court sides with businesses over workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can prohibit their workers from banding together in disputes over pay and...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Hope for US-China trade progress sends stocks jumping

Hope for US-China trade progress sends stocks jumping

NEW YORK (AP) — Industrial and technology companies led stocks to solid gains Monday after the U.S. and China appeared to make significant progr...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Revitalization program helps companies move into Greater Lima Region

Revitalization program helps companies move into Greater Lima Region

LIMA — Throughout the last several years, Lima-area companies have utilized grants or funds through organizations like the Allen County Economic...

May 21st, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Acupuncture helps Ohio addicts on road to recovery

Acupuncture helps Ohio addicts on road to recovery

CIRCLEVILLE (AP) — As the man with the handful of tiny needles moved closer, Sarah Downs’ nervousness grew with his every step. She rocked...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


City settles with man kicked in head by officer for $30,000

City settles with man kicked in head by officer for $30,000

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s capital city has agreed to pay a $30,000 settlement to a man who was kicked in the head by a police officer.The Col...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Uber driver sentenced for sexual assault of passenger

AKRON (AP) — An Uber driver convicted of sexually assaulting a woman after giving her a ride to her northeast Ohio home has been sentenced to 4 ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Ohio man receives 6 months jail over school shooting threat

Ohio man receives 6 months jail over school shooting threat

TOLEDO (AP) — A 20-year-old man who threatened a shooting at an Ohio high school has been sentenced to six months in jail.The Blade reports Chri...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Man faces charges in fatal shooting of Ohio hunter

Man faces charges in fatal shooting of Ohio hunter

ASHTABULA (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio man who fatally shot another hunter and then failed to report the man’s death has been indicted o...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Memorial in Ohio Statehouse honors company losses in Iraq

Memorial in Ohio Statehouse honors company losses in Iraq

COLUMBUS (AP) — A memorial paying tribute to a central Ohio-based Marine reserve company that lost 22 Marines and a Navy Corpsman in Iraq in 200...

May 23rd, 2018 |