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Ohio Lottery Results for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

DAILY (Wednesday)Pick 3: 0-9-8 day; 2-7-0 nightPick 4: 9-4-2-3 day, 1-1-6-5 nightPick 5: 6-8-6-1-9 day, 7-6-0-2-9 nightRolling Cash 5: 2-15-24-28-35CL...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Think before you click

Think before you click

Parents and students in the Lincolnview school district are getting a chance this week to learn more about the hidden dangers of the internet.Wednesda...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Fenway Drive in Lima to close five hours Thursday

LIMA — Fenway Drive between Valley Way and Reservoir Road will close from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, according to the Allen County Engineer̵...

September 20th, 2017 |  


No arrests made at Van Wert police checkpoint

VAN WERT —No arrests were made during a drunken-driving checkpoint Friday night in Van Wert.A total of 330 vehicles passed through the checkpoin...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Bluffton library sponsoring tour of Hayes library

BLUFFTON — The Bluffton Public Library is leading a tour of the Rutherford B. Hayes Library at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presi...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Meal delivery service begins in Allen County

Meal delivery service begins in Allen County

A new website, based in Lima, is aimed at helping Allen County residents eat healthier.Jonathan Keysor started Fit Meals Lima, a web-based service tha...

September 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Elida edges St. Marys in girls soccer

Roundup: Kalida defeats Wapakoneta in volleyball

Kalida came away with a 25-16, 25-20, 25-14 volleyball victory Tuesday night against Wapakoneta. Sarah Klausing had 13 kills, Tori Niese had 10 kills,...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Cardinals rally to defeat Reds

CINCINNATI — Dexter Fowler hit a tying homer in the eighth inning and a go-ahead double in the 10th, helping the St. Louis Cardinals knock off t...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Lima area sports results

Girls SoccerHigh SchoolsKalida 5, Delphos St. John’s 0At DelphosGoals: Lauren Langhals 3, Hannah Warn, Madison LanghalsShots on Goal: Kalida 30,...

September 20th, 2017 |  


First Ohio high school football computer ratings of 2017 released

First Ohio high school football computer ratings of 2017 released

Crestview, Leipsic and Marion Local are atop each’s respective region in the first OHSAA Football Computer Ratings of the year which were reveal...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Elida’s fast start sinks ‘Skins

Elida’s fast start sinks ‘Skins

WAPAKONETA – Any coach is pleased when his team does exactly what he talked about in his pre-game speech.Elida boys soccer coach Tom Thomas talk...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Chasing the “dream” has different meanings

Chasing the “dream” has different meanings

Taking it to the next level is always a primary goal of a cross-country runner.Over the years, I’ve watched many high school distance runners sa...

September 18th, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Bluffton Fall Festival offering lots to do

Bluffton Fall Festival offering lots to do

BLUFFTON — The 14th annual Bluffton Fall Festival takes place at six locationson Saturday.The Bluffton Fall Festival was started to give back to...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Centennial celebration

Centennial celebration

LIMA — Lima’s newspapers devoted much of the first seven months of 1917 to breathlessly reporting on the week-long Allen County centennial...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Births

Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterSept. 17 — Tiffany Tracy and Jordan Nolan, Wapakoneta, boy.Sept. 18 — Brittany and Joseph Tucker, Delphos, ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Diabetes Self Management class at Luther Pines Apartments

Diabetes Self Management class at Luther Pines Apartments

LIMA — Area Agency on Aging 3 is sponsoring a diabetes self management class from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Oct. 17 through Nov. 21, at...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Lupus support group to meet at Crossroads Church of God

Lupus support group to meet at Crossroads Church of God

LIMA — The Lupus support group will meet from 7-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, at Crossroads Church of God, 775 S. Thayer Road.This support group is an...

September 19th, 2017 |  


The person named most dangerous online might surprise you

The person named most dangerous online might surprise you

NEW YORK — One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory...

September 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Cynthia M. Scanland: September is time to pay tribute to kinship care providers

Cynthia M. Scanland: September is time to pay tribute to kinship care providers

The practice of kin parenting children when parents cannot is a time-honored tradition in most cultures and a primary and valuable permanency option. ...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Chicago Tribune: Scare, clowns, scare

SEPT. 14, 2017 — Confess your greatest phobia:A) SpidersB) SnakesC) ClownsWe can’t provide help to anyone who chooses icky “A”...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Letter: If only …; If he had …

The other day I was listening to AM radio. The host observed that he thought man-made climate change was in part responsible for the severity of the r...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Letter: Running series was a hit

I would like to thank everyone involved in the Putnam County Running Series. What a fabulous way to inspire runners and walkers to stay motivated and ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Letter: Berger a divisive force as mayor

Lima Mayor David Berger’s campaign issued a statement on why it would not participate in a forum/debate sponsored by the Lima chapter of the NAA...

September 18th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Unemployment rates down sharply in Lima region
Ford cutting North American production as demand slips

Ford cutting North American production as demand slips

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is cutting production at five North American assembly plants through the rest of this year as U.S. demand for new ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bob Evans Farms is being sold to Post in a deal worth about $1.53 billion, giving the cereal maker a stronger presence in the g...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Slight gains in US stocks lift Dow, S&P, Nasdaq to new highs

Slight gains in US stocks lift Dow, S&P, Nasdaq to new highs

Wall Street capped a day of mostly listless trading Tuesday with a slight gain, good enough to lift the major U.S. stock indexes to another set of all...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Leadership development event coming to Lima

Leadership development event coming to Lima

LIMA — A leadership development event designed to equip attendees with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways will be held from 9 a...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Banks lead US stocks modestly higher; oil prices slide

Banks lead US stocks modestly higher; oil prices slide

Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Monday, nudging the stock market to another record high.The Standard & Poor...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Gas prices decline in Lima region

Gas prices decline in Lima region

LIMA — The region saw some improvements to gas prices in the past week, with the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline dropping...

September 18th, 2017 updated: September 18th, 2017. |  


STATE NEWS


Prosecutor: No charges for mom of child who died in hot car

Prosecutor: No charges for mom of child who died in hot car

CINCINNATI (AP) — The mother of a 15-month-old girl who died after the woman left her inside a car as she worked in a nearby office will not be ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Ohio bill would reduce penalty on concealed-carry gun notice

Ohio bill would reduce penalty on concealed-carry gun notice

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that they hav...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Judge: Inmate drug reaction wasn’t enough to stop execution

Judge: Inmate drug reaction wasn’t enough to stop execution

COLUMBUS (AP) — Descriptions of the repeated rising and falling of an inmate’s stomach weren’t enough to stop his execution under cu...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

DAILY (Wednesday)Pick 3: 0-9-8 day; 2-7-0 nightPick 4: 9-4-2-3 day, 1-1-6-5 nightPick 5: 6-8-6-1-9 day, 7-6-0-2-9 nightRolling Cash 5: 2-15-24-28-35CL...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Trial delayed in case of Delphos resident charged in coal executive’s death

Trial delayed in case of Delphos resident charged in coal executive’s death

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. — A judge has delayed the trial for one of two men charged in the fatal shooting of a former coal executive in southern West V...

September 20th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017

DAILY (Tuesday)Pick 3: 6-0-1 day; 6-6-2 nightPick 4: 1-4-4-7 day, 5-3-3-0 nightPick 5: 1-5-9-8-1 day, 3-2-7-0-8 nightRolling Cash 5: 6-12-13-15-29CLAS...

September 19th, 2017 |