Orchard/Stoll

WAPAKONETA — Christopher and Jane Orchard, of Wapakoneta, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacy Nicole Orchard, to Benjamin David Sto...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Tina and Gary Kesler

Tina and Gary Kesler

ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Gary Kesler, of Elida, will celebrate 25 years of marriage Aug. 18, 2015. A trip is planned for a later date.Kesler and the...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Encore to present ‘On Golden Pond’

LIMA — Encore Theatre will stage three performances of “On Golden Pond” this weekend to raise money for the new boiler at the theate...

August 6th, 2015 |  



VW Rib Fest continues to grow

VW Rib Fest continues to grow

VAN WERT — The Van Wert Rib Fest may be smaller than some area festivals, but is quickly gaining steam and is now one of the better attended eve...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Stewart says farewell as ‘The Daily Show’ host

Stewart says farewell as ‘The Daily Show’ host

NEW YORK — Jon Stewart says goodbye on Thursday, after 16 years on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” that established him as A...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Religion briefs

Aletheia Christian Church bringing Cuban pastor CELINA — The Rev. Rafael Cruz will be presenting “Reclaiming America” and sharing hi...

August 5th, 2015 |  


American Heritage Girls: Scouting out an alternative

American Heritage Girls: Scouting out an alternative

BLUFFTON — In summer 2013, Tanya Augsburger began to wonder if there was a better scouting option for her then 8-year-old daughter, Ivy. Augsbur...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Births

BIRTHSSt. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 4Kate and Scott McCollum, New Bremen, girl; Kelli and Alex McPheron, Lima, boy;Jaclyn and James Daigrault, C...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Don Johnson admits big ego during ‘Miami Vice’ days

Don Johnson admits big ego during ‘Miami Vice’ days

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Time has humbled Don Johnson.It’s been 30 years since his TV cop hit “Miami Vice” went on the air and ...

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  


The funeral business

The funeral business

LIMA — When Thomas R. Chiles bought the J.W. Bowersock Funeral Home in 1928, he laid the foundation for a business which had a bright future in ...

August 4th, 2015 |