Car crashes into school bus; child hospitalized

ELIDA — An early morning crash involving a school bus Wednesday sent one juvenile to the hospital.According to Sgt. Shawn Cook of the Ohio State...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Special pet adoption rates offered at SPCA

LIMA — The Ohio SPCA and Humane Society has announced new hours and reduced adoption fees in order to find homes for shelter animals this holida...

December 16th, 2015 |  


‘Action Hero’ Davis brings motivation to Otterbein Cridersville

‘Action Hero’ Davis brings motivation to Otterbein Cridersville

CRIDERSVILLE — While it may be easy to think that people in retirement communities had their best days in the past, motivational speaker and com...

December 16th, 2015 |  



Inmate saves other inmate’s life at Allen County Humane Society

LIMA —The Allen County Humane Society is in the business of saving dogs and cats, but last Saturday, a different life was saved: that of Brady L...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Bath school campus goes completely tobacco free

LIMA — Bath school superintendent Dale Lewellen announced Wednesday that Bath schools has moved to become a tobacco-free campus, encompassing th...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Shawnee Township places levy for fire department on March ballot

LIMA — Residents in Shawnee Township will be called upon to renew a 5-year, 1.5-mill levy for the Shawnee Township Fire Department in the March ...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Education Roundup

Education Roundup

Miller City native inducted to Honor SocietyBATON ROUGE, La. — Anita Stechschulte of Miller City was recently initiated into The Honor Society o...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Retired firefighter completes painting

Retired firefighter completes painting

DELPHOS — Retired Shawnee Township firefighter John Truesdale has had two passions in life, painting and firefighting.That unique combination pu...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Fourth person enters Putnam Co. sheriff race

OTTAWA — Interest in the Putnam County Sheriff position drew a fourth competitor as Capt. Brian Siefker, a longtime employee with the department...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Bed bug infestation causes family to struggle

Bed bug infestation causes family to struggle

LIMA — Sarah and her family have had their share of hardships, but this year has been especially difficult for her children.Last winter, she and...

December 15th, 2015 |