Students excel in MLK Art, Essay & Multimedia contest

COLUMBUS — Three area students will be recognized Feb. 2 in Columbus as winners of the Ohio Civil Rights Commission 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King ...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Student Crochet Club started at Heritage Elementary

Student Crochet Club started at Heritage Elementary

LIMA — Heritage Elementary School teacher Val Conrad is teaching a group of fourth-graders how to crochet, carrying on a skill her mother taught...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Schroeder makes President’s List at Coastal Carolina University

CONWAY, S.C. — Casey Schroeder, of Lima, a recreation and sport management major, has made the President’s List at Coastal Carolina Univer...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Aubrey Fruchey named to Mount Union dean’s list

COLUMBUS GROVE — Aubrey Fruchey, of Columbus Grove, has been named to the University of Mount Union fall 2017 dean’s list.Fruchey fulfille...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Six local school districts win Activated School Challenge Award

Six local school districts win Activated School Challenge Award

LIMA — In an effort to improve programs, educational material and health equipment, Activate Allen County and St. Rita’s Health Partners w...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Elida Band plans reverse raffle $2,500 giveaway

Elida Band plans reverse raffle $2,500 giveaway

ELIDA — Attendees of the dinner held at the Lima Eagle on Robb Ave on March 3 will be eligible to win a grand prize of $2,500 from the Elida Ban...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Local author, Benjamin Budde, holding book signing

Local author, Benjamin Budde, holding book signing

LIMA — Local author Benjamin Budde will be holding a book signing from 12 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at The Meeting Place, 220 W. Market St., ...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Get This: Fifth-grader mistakenly gave pot candy in school

Get This: Fifth-grader mistakenly gave pot candy in school

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Officials at an Albuquerque charter school say a fifth-grader mistook her parents’ medicinal marijuana for candy and p...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Putnam County, OSHA investigate fatal construction accident

Putnam County, OSHA investigate fatal construction accident

PANDORA —A construction worker fell to his death in an accident Thursday morning in rural Putnam County.According to the Putnam County Sheriff&#...

January 19th, 2018 updated: January 19th, 2018. |  


Sugar Creek Twp. home destroyed by fire

Sugar Creek Twp. home destroyed by fire

SUGAR CREEK TOWNSHIP — Fire destroyed a farmhouse early Thursday morning that kept firefighters from six departments busy for more than five hou...

January 19th, 2018 updated: January 19th, 2018. |