Ohio forecasts calls for rising temperatures, falling snow

COLUMBUS (AP) — The National Weather Service says two to three inches of snow will fall in Ohio, mainly in the southern half of the state.The fo...

February 14th, 2016 |  


REVIEW: LSO performance a joy to watch

The Lima Symphony Orchestra’s performance on Saturday evening, titled “Tides of Change,” brought tides of applause.Starting the nigh...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Jim Krumel: Lima to state of Ohio: ‘I told you so’

Jim Krumel: Lima to state of Ohio: ‘I told you so’

You just want to say “I told you so,” although in doing so, you know it won’t turn back the clock.Not one day. Not back the 13 years...

February 14th, 2016 |  



Average new-car loan: 67 months

Average new-car loan: 67 months

After a year of record new-vehicle sales, automakers, dealers, and the banks and finance companies that issue car loans are jubilantly exchanging high...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Big ‘Deadpool’ debut annihilates ‘Fifty Shades’ record, more

Big ‘Deadpool’ debut annihilates ‘Fifty Shades’ record, more

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The R-rated “Deadpool” has taken the box office by storm, annihilating records with an eye-popping $135 million f...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Afghanistan to Ada

Afghanistan to Ada

ADA — Sabera Yazdani and Abdul Qadir Shahidyar are not your typical college students.They’re both in their mid-20s to early 30s, and alrea...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Night Out event raises money for hospice

Night Out event raises money for hospice

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Knights of Columbus Hall was reminiscent of a Las Vegas casino Saturday night as more than 400 community members gathered fo...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Wapakoneta shop’s auto restoration work represented on national stage

Wapakoneta shop’s auto restoration work represented on national stage

WAPAKONETA — The Barrett Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, took place the last week of January and a local talent was represented on the a...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Black Swamp Chapter of Pheasants Forever receives Ohio MVP Award

FORT JENNINGS — The local Black Swamp Chapter of Pheasants Forever was recently honored with the Chapter MVP Award at the Pheasants Forever Stat...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Bluffton American Legion named Chartered Organization of the Year

BLUFFTON — Bluffton American Legion Post 382 has been named the Chartered Organization of the Year by the Great Oaks District-Black Swamp Area C...

February 13th, 2016 |