NEWS


6 bison killed by owners and farmers after farm escape

6 bison killed by owners and farmers after farm escape

GROVE CITY (AP) — Six bison were shot and killed after escaping from an Ohio farm.The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says the bison esca...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

DAILY (Monday)Pick 3: 6-4-6 day; 2-0-5 nightPick 4: 0-1-2-2 day, 1-2-2-3 nightPick 5: 3-9-4-8-7 day, 4-8-2-9-1 nightRolling Cash 5: 11-12-14-25-36CLAS...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Singers at Bluffton University put martyr ballads to modern music

BLUFFTON — Bluffton University hosted Wendy Chappell-Dick and the Anabaptist Singers on Sunday for an event, “Grace to you and Peace: Voic...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Lima Junior Service League to distribute books

LIMA — More than 2,000 books will be distributed to 1,100 kindergartners, first-graders and second-graders in seven elementary schools this week...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Judge awards $17K in lawsuit against Putnam ESC

OTTAWA — After a nearly four-year court battle, a judge said the Putnam County Educational Service Center must pay a former employee $16,701 for...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Jury selection in rape trial begins Tuesday

LIMA — Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday morning in Allen County Common Pleas Court in the trial of William Baker Jr., 40, of Elida, who is...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Ada cruises to win over LTC
Vikings dismantle Packers, Rodgers out

Vikings dismantle Packers, Rodgers out

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Harrison Smith led Minnesota’s defense in a thorough dismantling of Green Bay, as the Vikings knocked Packers quarterba...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Keselowski races way into 3rd round of NASCAR’s playoffs

Keselowski races way into 3rd round of NASCAR’s playoffs

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Brad Keselowski was in trouble when he arrived at Talladega Superspeedway ranked 10th in the playoff standings. He knew h...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Texans trip up Browns, 33-17

Texans trip up Browns, 33-17

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson threw for 225 yards and three touchdowns, becoming the first rookie in NFL history with at least three TD passes i...

October 15th, 2017 updated: October 15th, 2017. |  


Grading the Buckeyes: ‘O’ is for overwhelming

Grading the Buckeyes: ‘O’ is for overwhelming

A Monday morning grade card on Ohio State’s 56-14 win over Nebraska, the worst loss at home for the Cornhuskers since 1949:Offense: A+While Nebr...

October 15th, 2017 updated: October 15th, 2017. |  


Ohio State makes quick work of Nebraska

Ohio State makes quick work of Nebraska

By Jim Naveaujnaveau@limanews.comLINCOLN, Neb. – Ohio State scored the first eight times it had the ball on its way to a 56-14 win over Nebraska...

October 14th, 2017 updated: October 14th, 2017. |  


Ohio college football roundup: ONU makes stand to beat John Carroll

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS — Ohio Northern scored touchdowns on both of its overtime possessions and got a big defensieve stop on a fourth and 8 to hold...

October 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
French president moves to revoke Weinstein’s Legion of Honor

French president moves to revoke Weinstein’s Legion of Honor

LONDON — British police are investigating three new allegations of sexual assault against film producer Harvey Weinstein, all made by the same w...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Review: LSO performance out of this world

The Lima Symphony Orchestra brought the galaxy together Saturday night with their Ethereal Connections season opener.The concert began with “Mot...

October 15th, 2017 |  


‘Happy Death Day’ scares off ‘Blade Runner’ at box office

‘Happy Death Day’ scares off ‘Blade Runner’ at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The box office might be struggling this year, but the horror genre is alive and well.This weekend the “Groundhog Day...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Celia Rivenbark: You need not to take our president all that seriously

Celia Rivenbark: You need not to take our president all that seriously

Dear North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho,May I call you Ho? OK, good. I know you are a busy man so I’ll get right to the point. It has come...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Pat and Dan Zeller

Pat and Dan Zeller

KALIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Dan Zeller are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A dinner is today at Country Acres following Mass at St. Michael Catholic...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Kathy and Ken Paige

Kathy and Ken Paige

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Ken Paige are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a golf trip to California with friends.Paige and the former Kathy Cronin...

October 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Jim Krumel: A touch of civility can go a long way

Baltimore Sun: Trump’s attacks on media ‘frankly disgusting’

OCT. 13, 2017 — “It’s frankly disgusting the way the press is able to write whatever they want to write. And people should look into...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Letter: Transportation fills a need

Almost 50 years ago, at the age of 36, I was diagnosed with a rare eye disease called PXE. Because of this condition, I lost my central vision, which ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Columbus deserves to be honored

Thomas Lucente: Columbus deserves to be honored

Last week, the United States, or at least the sane part, marked Columbus Day.Columbus Day is meant to mark the day when Christopher Columbus, an Itali...

October 15th, 2017 |  


How should I vote on Issue 2?

How should I vote on Issue 2?

My name is Roger Tackett. I am a combat veteran and a Purple Heart recipient.In 1967, I was wounded serving with the U.S. Marine Corps in Vietnam, and...

October 14th, 2017 |  


How should I vote on Issue 2?

How should I vote on Issue 2?

As a pharmacist, I know people are concerned with being able to afford their medicine. I also know that things that sound too good to be true usually ...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Letter: Vote for skill over speed

Abolitionist James Freeman Clarke said: “A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman thinks of the next generation.” ,Strategic ...

October 14th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Liz Weston: Why NFL players go broke, and what you can learn

Liz Weston: Why NFL players go broke, and what you can learn

Terrell Owens originally was famous for his many National Football League records and over-the-top touchdown celebrations. But he’s also famous ...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Cheryl Parson: Don’t expect to return your new car

Cheryl Parson: Don’t expect to return your new car

This past week, we’ve had several phone calls from people wanting to return their recently-purchased cars to the dealership. One person even wen...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Land transfers, Oct. 5 to Oct. 11

Land transfers, Oct. 5 to Oct. 11

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Oct. 5 to Oct. 11. Figures reflect the sell...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank3.875 / 3...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: Can I get out of this deal?

Legal-Ease: Can I get out of this deal?

Sometimes, circumstances change. Other times, we change our minds on what we want. And at still other times, we find a better deal as to price or qual...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Lima Sertomans highlighted for efforts

LIMA — A Lima Noon Sertoma Club member was recently honored by the club, while a second member recently reached a significant milestone in his w...

October 13th, 2017 |  


STATE NEWS


Man builds 2-story ‘Star Wars’ vehicle replica for Halloween

Man builds 2-story ‘Star Wars’ vehicle replica for Halloween

PARMA (AP) — A two-story, “Star Wars”-inspired Halloween yard display in Ohio should be enough to make any trick-or-treating Darth V...

October 16th, 2017 |  


6 bison killed by owners and farmers after farm escape

6 bison killed by owners and farmers after farm escape

GROVE CITY (AP) — Six bison were shot and killed after escaping from an Ohio farm.The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says the bison esca...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

DAILY (Monday)Pick 3: 6-4-6 day; 2-0-5 nightPick 4: 0-1-2-2 day, 1-2-2-3 nightPick 5: 3-9-4-8-7 day, 4-8-2-9-1 nightRolling Cash 5: 11-12-14-25-36CLAS...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017

DAILY (Sunday)Pick 3: 5-2-4 day; 7-0-8 nightPick 4: 9-1-8-7 day, 4-9-9-8 nightPick 5: 6-5-6-3-7 day, 8-9-4-1-9 nightRolling Cash 5: 16-23-25-28-38CLAS...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Classes to resume at Ohio district after quadruple slayings

Classes to resume at Ohio district after quadruple slayings

IRONTON (AP) — Classes in an Ohio school district are set to resume after the fatal shootings of three adults and a 7-year-old boy in southern O...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Ohio’s high court to hear appeal in traffic camera dispute

Ohio’s high court to hear appeal in traffic camera dispute

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court will consider whether the state can withhold discretionary funds from cities that use traffic cameras aft...

October 14th, 2017 |