Opening statements offered in Van Wert murder trial

Opening statements offered in Van Wert murder trial

VAN WERT — Attorneys opened the second day of the aggravated murder trial of Christopher Peters on Tuesday by giving jurors a preview of what th...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Unemployment rates down sharply in Lima region

Unemployment rates down sharply in Lima region

LIMA — Unemployment rates dropped in all nine area counties between July and August, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Departmen...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Berger will not attend NAACP debate

Berger will not attend NAACP debate

LIMA — Once again, a mayoral debate sponsored by the Lima NAACP will not feature one of the candidates, with concerns over impartiality cited as...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Get This: Man jumps on alligator near campsite to aid police capture

Get This: Man jumps on alligator near campsite to aid police capture

GLOCESTER, R.I. (AP) — Authorities in Rhode Island have captured an alligator hanging out near a campground.WJAR-TV reports that motorists spott...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Robber leaves empty handed from Circle K

Robber leaves empty handed from Circle K

LIMA — The Circle K gas station located at 2051 N. West St. had an unsuccessful robbery attempt early Monday.According to Lt. Andy Green from th...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Justice Sharon Kennedy speaks to Rotarians about veterans courts

Justice Sharon Kennedy speaks to Rotarians about veterans courts

LIMA — Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy spoke at the Lima Rotary Club on Monday afternoon. Kennedy spoke on a developing veterans court...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Jurors seated in capital murder trial in Van Wert County

Jurors seated in capital murder trial in Van Wert County

VAN WERT — Jurors in the aggravated murder trial of Christopher Peters were seated Monday afternoon.The 12 jurors and two alternates, along with...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


St. Rita’s gives heart monitor to Delphos

St. Rita’s gives heart monitor to Delphos

DELPHOS — The Delphos Fire Department has at its disposal two new cardiac heart monitors, with a third such device expected to be added at the b...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Cynthia M. Scanland: September is time to pay tribute to kinship care providers

Cynthia M. Scanland: September is time to pay tribute to kinship care providers

The practice of kin parenting children when parents cannot is a time-honored tradition in most cultures and a primary and valuable permanency option. ...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 19th, 2017. |  


Lawsuit: Columbus police use excessive force against blacks

Lawsuit: Columbus police use excessive force against blacks

COLUMBUS (AP) — Columbus police continue to use excessive force against residents and, in particular, blacks nearly 20 years after the governmen...

September 18th, 2017 |