Unemployment decreases, likely due to early seasonal hiring

Unemployment decreases, likely due to early seasonal hiring

LIMA — October saw most area counties’ unemployment rates decrease, potentially because of earlier-than-usual seasonal hiring.In years pas...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Education Roundup

Education Roundup

LCA students win competitionLIMA — Three Lima Christian Academy students took first place in the American Legion’s Americanism and Governm...

November 24th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: Our annual pre-Thanksgiving remembrance of our Tommy

John Grindrod: Our annual pre-Thanksgiving remembrance of our Tommy

Two Sundays ago, before the first salvo of holiday hubbub that officially begins Thursday when those turkeys are dropped into fryers and pumpkin pies ...

November 24th, 2015 |  



Balyeat’s in Van Wert sold, to stay open

Balyeat’s in Van Wert sold, to stay open

VAN WERT — Despite many fears, Balyeat’s Coffee Shop in Van Wert will open its doors once again.The restaurant was auctioned off Monday, s...

November 24th, 2015 updated: November 24th, 2015. |  


Ten things to watch this girls basketball season

Ten things to watch this girls basketball season

1. How far can Bath extend its 42-game WBL game winning streak?Bath has put up some amazing numbers the last few years.The Wildkittens enter this year...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Rivalry overtakes regrets for OSU

Rivalry overtakes regrets for OSU

COLUMBUS – While Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said his star running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face any kind of disciplinary action for quest...

November 23rd, 2015 updated: November 23rd, 2015. |  


Rival campaign, protesters gear up as Trump hits Ohio

Rival campaign, protesters gear up as Trump hits Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ahead of Donald Trump’s first Ohio campaign stop Monday, supporters of Gov. John Kasich’s presidential bid said that...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Brat talks budget at GOP rally

Brat talks budget at GOP rally

LIMA — A newcomer to the national political stage, Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., credits a local member of the political community for helping him get ...

November 23rd, 2015 updated: November 24th, 2015. |  


Putnam County officers carry drug to counteract heroin overdoses

Putnam County officers carry drug to counteract heroin overdoses

COLUMBUS GROVE — Officers in Putnam County are better prepared to help people who’ve overdosed on heroin and other opiates.Officers with m...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Community, social media grieve for Lima crash victim

Community, social media grieve for Lima crash victim

LIMA — A two-vehicle accident that left a young Lima woman dead has garnered a large response on local social media.Amber Gemlick, 21, was kille...

November 23rd, 2015 updated: November 23rd, 2015. |