Letter: Faber backs 2nd Ammendment

I am excited to have the opportunity to support Travis Faber for State Representative of the 84th District because I trust him, more than any other ca...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Letter: Sales tax plan addresses need

My first job as a school superintdent was in Lebanon, Ohio, a beautiful town with a rich heritage and a new high school. The school board tried to kee...

April 18th, 2018 |  


State would pay50% of Elida school

On May 8th the residents of Elida School district will have the opportunity to approve the final piece of the school facilities update. Passing the bo...

April 17th, 2018 |  



Letter: A better plan for cable TV

This past Saturday, The Lima News reported that Cory Noonan issued a statement saying that the commissioners were washing their hands of any liability...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Letter: Mud-slinger doesn’t deserve vote

The campaign for Cheryl Buckland and cronies are behind the radio ads, TV ads and a phone survey that paints her opponent as too tainted to be elected...

April 15th, 2018 |  


Letter: Kudos to the Allen County Commissioners

As we have seen in the last year, when someone is over the target, the Democrats claim fake outrage, claim partisanship, and “…focus on th...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Letter: Kohlrieser has right skills for judge

Some of you may recognize my name, which appeared as a byline in this newspaper for more than 21 years. I was the reporter who covered the courts unti...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Letter: Elida building in bad shape

As a teacher, I knew I wanted our children to attend Elida when I witnessed first-hand the work being done at the school. In 2011, I did my student te...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Letter: Elida levy too much

Well, here we go again ! The ”Big Dawgs” of Elida school district (the superintendent, the treasurer and the school board) are trying, onc...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Commentary: Americans are losing faith in God, politicians and even science

It’s not surprising that at a time when it’s hard to trust Facebook, the president and Congress that truths we once found self-evident hav...

April 14th, 2018 |