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Sugar Creek Twp. home destroyed by fire
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Murder suspect pleads guilty
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Resolution said to be near in vehicular homicide case
House votes to avert federal shutdown, Senate chances dim

House votes to avert federal shutdown, Senate chances dim

WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided House voted Thursday to prevent a government shutdown after an eleventh-hour deal brought conservatives aboard. But ...

January 19th, 2018 updated: January 19th, 2018. |  


Lima Masonic Center to hold breakfast

Lima Masonic Center to hold breakfast

LIMA — The Lima Masonic Center is holding an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Lima Masonic Center, 2165 N. ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Allen East Community Center holding all you can eat fish fry

Allen East Community Center holding all you can eat fish fry

HARROD — There will be an all you can eat fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Allen East Community Center, 9520 Harrod Road, Har...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Lima school board considering food and music festival

Lima school board considering food and music festival

LIMA — A Lima-area caterer wants to organize a food and music festival which would be held at Lima Senior High School in June.Trevor Remy, with ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Community meal planned at New Life Christian Ministries

LIMA — New Life Christian Ministries and Lima First Assembly will be serving a community meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at New L...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Red Cross blood donation opportunity in Lima

Red Cross blood donation opportunity in Lima

LIMA — There will be a blood donation opportunity from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at Shawnee United Methodist Church, 2600 Zurmehly Roa...

January 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Lima Senior edges Findlay in girls basketball

Roundup: Crestview’s Motycka joins 1,000 points club

CONVOY — Crestview’s Paige Motycka scored her 1,000th point, finishing with 29 on the night, as the Knights defeated Ada 77-32 in a Northw...

January 19th, 2018 updated: January 19th, 2018. |  


Ohio high school girls, boys basketball scores for Thursday, Jan. 18

Ohio high school girls, boys basketball scores for Thursday, Jan. 18

Girls BasketballAkr. Buchtel 45, Akr. East 35Akr. Ellet 44, Akr. North 29Akr. Kenmore-Garfield 83, Akr. Firestone 58Andover Pymatuning Valley 59, Warr...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Cavaliers hang on to defeat Magic

Cavaliers hang on to defeat Magic

CLEVELAND — Isaiah Thomas made two free throws with 11 seconds left and the Cleveland Cavaliers came up with a defensive stop in the frantic fin...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Blue Jackets beat Stars in shootout

Blue Jackets beat Stars in shootout

COLUMBUS — Artemi Panarin scored in the second round of a shootout, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Thursday night.Jo...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Roundup: Bullimore sets mark in Ohio Northern women’s basketball victory

Roundup: Bullimore sets mark in Ohio Northern women’s basketball victory

TIFFIN — Senior Amy Bullimore became Ohio Northern’s all-time leading scorer on Wednesday evening with a game-high 16 points as the No. 10...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Cavaliers trying to thaw from mid-season freeze

Cavaliers trying to thaw from mid-season freeze

INDEPENDENCE — With sweat streaking down his face and into his bushy beard, LeBron James was not in a playful mood following practice.The cold s...

January 17th, 2018 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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“The Post” – PG-13
Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemJan. 17 — Melissa and Brett Ehrman, Lima, boy.Mercy Health-St. Rita’sJan. 15 —Kelsey Liles and Denzell M...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Lawyer: OJ Simpson is golfing a lot, staying in Las Vegas

Lawyer: OJ Simpson is golfing a lot, staying in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson is not planning to move from Nevada to Florida like he told state parole officials before he was released in October fr...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Diabetes Self Management Class to begin

Diabetes Self Management Class to begin

LIMA — A diabetes self management class will take place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesdays from Jan. 24 through Feb. 28, at Liberty Retireme...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemJan. 15 — Kayla and Curt Croy, Ottawa, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’sJan. 14 — Cheyann Klett and Patrick M...

January 17th, 2018 |  


TOPS: Taking off Pounds Sensibly to meet on Wednesdays

TOPS: Taking off Pounds Sensibly to meet on Wednesdays

LIMA — Taking Off Pounds Sensible (TOPS) will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 301 W. Market St., Lima. .neFileBloc...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Bowdle Block photography

Bowdle Block photography

LIMA — A photography studio, part of Lima history, was drawn into the dirt because of the malice of its new owner.The southwest quadrant of the ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Lori Borgman: Meet the online calculator for snow days

Lori Borgman: Meet the online calculator for snow days

I recently discovered an online calculator that can predict snow days. There’s a catch to the Snow Day calculator — to get results, you mu...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Chicago Tribune: The Pentagon’s smart plan for preventing an Islamic State comeback

Chicago Tribune: The Pentagon’s smart plan for preventing an Islamic State comeback

Raqqa in northern Syria is a broken city in the midst of a long, arduous rebuild. But it’s no longer the nerve center for the Islamic State̵...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Kathleen Parker: Can there be a charitable reading?

Kathleen Parker: Can there be a charitable reading?

CAMDEN, S.C. — While recently perusing unread books gathering dust on my shelves, one tome caught my eye and, upon being loosed from the grip of...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Letters: In search of a moderate to run against Jordan

Letters: In search of a moderate to run against Jordan

In a political climate in which the two major parties drift further apart, a growing number of people have become disillusioned with the divisive poli...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

What do a dying woman, an NFL quarterback, and most Ohioans have in common? An important message about the need to relax. It was my great aunt who fir...

January 17th, 2018 |  


St. Louis Post-Dispatch: NAFTA renegotiation isn’t the godsend Trump has promised U.S. farmers

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: NAFTA renegotiation isn’t the godsend Trump has promised U.S. farmers

President Donald Trump has a misplaced view of his standing with American farmers. During a speech last week to a farmers convention in Tennessee, Tru...

January 16th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Second lawsuit against poultry giants alleges chicken price-fixing conspiracy

Second lawsuit against poultry giants alleges chicken price-fixing conspiracy

CHICAGO — A second lawsuit has been filed against some of the nation’s largest poultry producers, alleging they have conspired to fix the ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Dow industrials recede from 26,000 as early gains fade

Dow industrials recede from 26,000 as early gains fade

NEW YORK — Losses by industrial and technology companies helped pull U.S. stocks lower Tuesday, pulling the market back from its latest record h...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Accord, Navigator, XC60 take top prize at Detroit auto show

Accord, Navigator, XC60 take top prize at Detroit auto show

DETROIT (AP) — Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American Car of the Year on Monday, a first for the longtime model that...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Dollar’s fall weighs on global stocks as US shut for holiday

Dollar’s fall weighs on global stocks as US shut for holiday

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks mostly fell on Monday as the dollar weakened across the board, pinching the outlook for export-driven re...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Leverage great credit without borrowing a dime

Leverage great credit without borrowing a dime

As average credit scores for Americans continue to rise, the question for many becomes how to use their excellent credit rating to optimize their live...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Five local Realtors join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty

LIMA — Five local Lima Realtors — Debbie Lane, Jackie Caprella, Linda Painter-Stemen, Dawne Anderson and Amy Balo — recently joined ...

January 13th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Hunters check over 13K deer in muzzleloader season

Hunters check over 13K deer in muzzleloader season

COLUMBUS — State officials say hunters checked more than 13,000 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s recent muzzleloader season.The Ohio Depart...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Fund awards nearly $90,000 to stop trafficking in Ohio

Fund awards nearly $90,000 to stop trafficking in Ohio

COLUMBUS — A children’s advocacy group has awarded nearly $90,000 in grants to help keep at-risk youth in Ohio safe from human trafficking...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Opera, orchestra team up to tell story of 1913 Ohio flood

Opera, orchestra team up to tell story of 1913 Ohio flood

COLUMBUS — An opera company and an orchestra are teaming up to tell the story of Ohio’s worst weather disaster.The production to premiere ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Man convicted of causing fatal crash amid suicide attempt

Man convicted of causing fatal crash amid suicide attempt

CLEVELAND — A man has been convicted of aggravated murder for causing a fatal crash in suburban Cleveland while trying to kill himself.Cleveland...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Loss of sponsor could close ECOT e-school of 12K students

Loss of sponsor could close ECOT e-school of 12K students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The possibility of one of the nation’s largest online charter schools shutting down halfway through the academic yea...

January 11th, 2018 updated: January 11th, 2018. |  


Teacher accused of telling black student he might be lynched

Teacher accused of telling black student he might be lynched

MASON — An Ohio school district has acknowledged that a teacher made a mistake after a black student reported that he was told he might be lynch...

January 11th, 2018 |