NEWS


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OSU exec visits Lima campus
FBI agent talks cybersecurity at chamber event

FBI agent talks cybersecurity at chamber event

LIMA — As businesses steadily rely more heavily on digital systems, cyber criminals have evolved their approach to better take advantage of secu...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Lima Municipal Court records

Lima Municipal Court records

Feb. 15Dewayne K. Neal, 48, of 2120 Hullibarger Rd, Harrod, found guilty of resisting arrest. Sentence: 60 days jail. 60 days suspended. $150 fine.Feb...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemFeb. 19 — Jordan Wilkerson and John Maurice, Bellefontaine, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’sFeb. 20 — Sarah ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICESouth Metcalf Street at West Market Street, Lima — Police investigated a traffic accident that resulted in property damage on Wednesd...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers

Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers

Area law enforcement officials were looking for information about the crimes or persons listed. The Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers program offers ca...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: This time needs to be the last time

Lori Borgman: This time needs to be the last time

Since our accountant joined a bigger firm, we can no longer just say hello to the ladies at the front desk and breeze into his office. We check in at ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


12:23 am
Updated: 12:26 am. |    
Lima Locos hire new head coach
Ohio boys, girls high school basketball scores for Thursday, Feb. 22

Ohio boys, girls high school basketball scores for Thursday, Feb. 22

BoysAntwerp 55, Delta 52Can. Cent. Cath. 64, Canal Fulton Northwest 43Gibsonburg 73, Lakeside Danbury 51Leipsic 64, Findlay Liberty-Benton 47Middlefie...

February 22nd, 2018 updated: February 22nd, 2018. |  


Mathias scores 18 in Purdue victory

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Carsen Edwards scored career-high 40 points and Elida graduate Dakota Mathias added 18 to help No. 9 Purdue outlast Illinois i...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Wizards hold off LeBron, new-look Cavaliers 110-103

Wizards hold off LeBron, new-look Cavaliers 110-103

CLEVELAND — Bradley Beal scored 18 points, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 17 and tried to untie the sneakers of one of Cleveland’s new players, and...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Bryan ends Celina’s season

Bryan ends Celina’s season

LEIPSIC – When it’s tournament time, a victory doesn’t have to be pretty.In Wednesday’s Division II girls sectional semifinal ...

February 21st, 2018 updated: February 22nd, 2018. |  


Bluffton knocks off Fort Jennings

Bluffton knocks off Fort Jennings

BATH TOWNSHIP – Bluffton bounced out to a big early lead.Not only was that good for the Pirates, it also helped relax Alivia Koenig and her ques...

February 21st, 2018 updated: February 22nd, 2018. |  


Cooper takes over at Shawnee

Cooper takes over at Shawnee

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Jerry Cooper will be returning to the area where he had his greatest success as a football coach after being approved as the ...

February 21st, 2018 updated: February 21st, 2018. |  


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LIFESTYLE


CBS names Margaret Brennan as ‘Face the Nation’ anchor

CBS names Margaret Brennan as ‘Face the Nation’ anchor

NEW YORK — In appointing Margaret Brennan as moderator of “Face the Nation” on Thursday, CBS News gets the first person with day-to-...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemFeb. 19 — Jordan Wilkerson and John Maurice, Bellefontaine, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’sFeb. 20 — Sarah ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Billy Graham preached simple message

Billy Graham preached simple message

The Rev. Billy Graham was anxious about his 1954 appearance at the London School of Economics. The school was left-leaning and openly dismissive of re...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Entertainment roundup: Health concerns push Wendy Williams into hiatus

Entertainment roundup: Health concerns push Wendy Williams into hiatus

NEW YORK — Daytime talk show host Wendy Williams says she’s taking three weeks off on doctor’s orders.Williams says that her doctor ...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemFeb. 19 — Sara and Damien Hazelton, Continental, girl.Feb. 20 — Sarah Freeman-Young, Lima, boy; Brittany and A...

February 21st, 2018 |  


The McGee brothers of Fourth St.

The McGee brothers of Fourth St.

LIMA — Lima’s Fourth Street Missionary Baptist Church began with a prayer and seven charter members in a house on West Lafayette Street in...

February 20th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Letter: Enforce the laws we have

Do not get me wrong, the shooting in Florida was a tragedy, but as a nation, we are reaping what it has been sowed for many years.It is OK to kneel fo...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Editorial: Billy Graham: A man who preached – and lived – a Christian life

On a cool Tuesday night in October 1958, the Rev. Billy Graham walked onto a stage at the Charlotte Coliseum for the 26th sermon of a five-week Charlo...

February 21st, 2018 |  


George Will: Billy Graham: Neither prophet nor theologian

George Will: Billy Graham: Neither prophet nor theologian

WASHINGTON — Asked in 1972 if he believed in miracles, Billy Graham answered: Yes, Jesus performed some and there are many “miracles aroun...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Joe Blundo: Bored by ‘infrastructure’ talk

Joe Blundo: Bored by ‘infrastructure’ talk

Do we really need infrastructure? The word, I mean.It has been in wide use only since the mid-20th century, and it doesn’t exactly set hearts af...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Letter: Literacy Council thankful for help

Recently the Northwest Ohio Literacy Council held their 13th annual Scrabble FUNdraiser at the St. Rita’s Mercy Hospital Auxiliary Conference Ce...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Akron Beacon Journal: Education proposal good idea

Akron Beacon Journal: Education proposal good idea

Would Ohio do well to consolidate three education-related agencies into one big Department of Learning and Achievement? Cliff Rosenberger thinks so. T...

February 20th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


6:11 am
Updated: 1:15 pm. |    
Layoffs for DHL at Lima’s P&G
Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance to hold awards program

Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance to hold awards program

KENTON — The Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance will be hosting its 12th Annual Meeting and Awards Celebration on Feb. 22.The non-profi...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Truck driving listed as tough job to fill

Truck driving listed as tough job to fill

LIMA — The truck driving profession is on the top 10 list for CareerCast’s 2018 Toughest jobs to Fill report, which CareerCast Online Cont...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push

Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push

BOISE — The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands is buying the drugstore chain Rite Aid as retailers continue to plunge deeper into health ...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Walmart’s plunge sinks retailers, breaking streak for stocks

Walmart’s plunge sinks retailers, breaking streak for stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest drop in Walmart’s stock in 30 years and losses in other sectors pulled U.S. indexes lower Tuesday, snapping a ...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Minnesota’s $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

Minnesota’s $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota officials will soon try to convince a jury that manufacturer 3M Co. should pay the state $5 billion to help clean u...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Shelby County boasts lowest gas prices

Shelby County boasts lowest gas prices

LIMA — Shelby County has the lowest gas prices this week with a three-cent lead.Shelby County has the lowest county average price for gasoline a...

February 19th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Get This: Wedding dress returned 32 years after dry cleaner mix-up

Get This: Wedding dress returned 32 years after dry cleaner mix-up

WILLOWICK, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been reunited with her wedding dress 32 years after a dry cleaner mix-up.Ame Bartlebaugh went looking f...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Flags at half-staff to honor 2 slain Ohio police officers

Flags at half-staff to honor 2 slain Ohio police officers

WESTERVILLE — Ohio’s governor on Monday ordered flags flown at half-staff around the state to honor two police officers killed over the we...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Ohio Supreme Court to hear online charter school’s funding case

Ohio Supreme Court to hear online charter school’s funding case

COLUMBUS — The survival of one of the nation’s largest virtual charter schools is on the line when the Ohio Supreme Court hears arguments ...

February 12th, 2018 |  


White nationalist’s planned campus visit at Cincinnati off

White nationalist’s planned campus visit at Cincinnati off

CINCINNATI — An attorney for Richard Spencer said Monday the white nationalist’s plan to speak on the University of Cincinnati campus duri...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Ohio lawmakers, groups reach deal on redistricting proposal

Ohio lawmakers, groups reach deal on redistricting proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A compromise between state lawmakers and voting rights advocates over how Ohio draws its congressional maps is headed to t...

February 6th, 2018 updated: February 7th, 2018. |  


Boy hospitalized after fall through ice of frozen Ohio pond

Boy hospitalized after fall through ice of frozen Ohio pond

COLUMBUS (AP) — Authorities say a 6-year-old boy who fell into a frozen Ohio pond was unresponsive when he was pulled from the water, and a poli...

February 5th, 2018 updated: February 7th, 2018. |