Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

What do a dying woman, an NFL quarterback, and most Ohioans have in common? An important message about the need to relax. It was my great aunt who fir...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Ottoville dominates Pandora-Gilboa in girls basketball

Ottoville dominates Pandora-Gilboa in girls basketball

OTTOVILLE — Within the first five minutes of Tuesday’s Putnam County League girls basketball game, it was quite obvious that Ottoville was...

January 16th, 2018 |  


LCC fades after fast start in boys basketball loss

LCC fades after fast start in boys basketball loss

LIMA — There was no two-minute warning. Maybe there should have been.The first two minutes of Versailles’ 64-42 boys basketball win over L...

January 16th, 2018 |  


House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown

House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee subpoenaed former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon on Tuesday in a showdown over whe...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Sales tax facility improvement plan doesn’t include historic building

Sales tax facility improvement plan doesn’t include historic building

LIMA — With the announcement of a potential sales tax plan that would raise $35 million over 10 years to be used to improve county facilities, r...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 17th, 2018. |  


Jury trial for superintendents set for Feb. 6

Jury trial for superintendents set for Feb. 6

BELLEFONTAINE – The final pretrial hearings for Patrick and Heather O’Donnell, who face charges involving allegations of rape, included an...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Cincinnati, Detroit NBA clubs played at Lima Senior in 1964

Cincinnati, Detroit NBA clubs played at Lima Senior in 1964

In the early 1960s the National Basketball Association was not the draw it is today. That was a time before 24-hour sports coverage and billion-dollar...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 17th, 2018. |  


Bowdle Block photography

Bowdle Block photography

LIMA — A photography studio, part of Lima history, was drawn into the dirt because of the malice of its new owner.The southwest quadrant of the ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Facebook sex sting leads to arrest of Lima man

Facebook sex sting leads to arrest of Lima man

LIMA — A 26-year-old Lima man who believed he was talking to a 14-year-old girl on Facebook was actually talking to police when he made arrangem...

January 16th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: Lost opportunities and the regrets that never die

John Grindrod: Lost opportunities and the regrets that never die

Over time, there is much that we who are aging have in common — from the aches and pains that settle in, to the “cheaters” we need t...

January 16th, 2018 |