Ohio lifts poultry show ban

Ohio lifts poultry show ban

REYNOLDSBURG — The order from the Ohio Department of Agriculture banning all bird shows in the state was lifted Thursday.Put in place more than ...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Police calls

600 block of South West Street, Lima — A 78-year-old woman reported Monday a child walking down the street tossed a piece of asphalt at her vehi...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: Make room for hospitality, spontaneity this holiday season

Lori Borgman: Make room for hospitality, spontaneity this holiday season

A young pregnant woman, about to give birth, is refused suitable lodging. We are aghast. We are appalled at the dearth of human kindness.That is the s...

December 17th, 2015 |  



E-edition opened to all as deliveries run late

E-edition opened to all as deliveries run late

Problems with production led to delays in distributing today's The Lima News. As such, the e-edition has been opened for free today, Dec. 17, so pe...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Elida Elementary School receives award

ELIDA — When Elida Elementary School Principal Melanie Nixon, Vice Principal Dan Swick and school social worker Allison Jones brainstormed about...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Area eager for ‘Star Wars’ premiere

Area eager for ‘Star Wars’ premiere

LIMA — Fans have been waiting a long time to see what happened to Han Solo, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and the gang after we left them celebr...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Major Elm Street rail underpass hurdle cleared

Major Elm Street rail underpass hurdle cleared

LIMA — The City of Lima has taken a major step in making a proposed Elm Street underpass on the city’s east side a reality.The Ohio Depart...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Elections: March primary will be busy

LIMA — Three county commissioners races and a stiff challenge for the Putnam County Sheriff position highlighted filings for the March primary i...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Table for 6 on wish list for growing family

Table for 6 on wish list for growing family

LIMA — By the time this story is printed, Casey and Lisa will have another little mouth to feed.“My due date is Dec. 28, but I’m alr...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Unlicensed teen driver crashes into dry cleaner building

Unlicensed teen driver crashes into dry cleaner building

LIMA — Lisa Bridges was working the front desk at Advantage Cleaners when a car crashed through the front window Wednesday.She had just walked a...

December 16th, 2015 |