NEWS


Brewing nostalgia: Apollo 11 anniversary inspires ‘moon’ beers

Brewing nostalgia: Apollo 11 anniversary inspires ‘moon’ beers

WAPAKONETA — Budweiser is calling it “beer’s next frontier.” Moeller Brew Barn is calling it “First on the Moon.”T...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Honoring and healing from the past

Honoring and healing from the past

LIMA — Lima VFW Post 1275 Commander Butch Brewer joined the post primarily to join the honor guard to memorialize his fallen comrades, but what ...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, May 16-22

Land transfers, May 16-22

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running May 16 through 22. Figures reflect the sell...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Summer vacation travel scams

Cheryl Parson: Summer vacation travel scams

Memorial Day weekend is often considered the kick-off of the summer vacation travel and retail “holiday” season. Our office of the BBB, li...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Business over Beverages event scheduled

Business over Beverages event scheduled

LIMA — There will be a Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce coffee and networking event, Business over Beverages, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thursday,...

May 25th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


High school softball: Minster falls to Mechanicsburg in regional final

High school softball: Minster falls to Mechanicsburg in regional final

GREENVILLE — A first-inning grand slam by Mechanicsburg combined with early hitting struggles was too much for Minster to overcome in a Division...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Rays beat Indians 6-2

Rays beat Indians 6-2

CLEVELAND — Charlie Morton struck out a season-high 10 and Ji-Man Choi and Tommy Pham hit two-run homers Saturday night, leading the Tampa Bay R...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News....

May 25th, 2019 |  


High school track and field: Elida’s Spivey hurdles to state

High school track and field: Elida’s Spivey hurdles to state

PIQUA — Last year, Elida’s KeShawn Spivey was just happy to make it to the state track-and-field meet at Ohio State’s Jesse Owens Me...

May 25th, 2019 updated: May 25th, 2019. |  


Kalida edges out Miller City

Kalida edges out Miller City

DEFIANCE — Playing extra innings against Miller City was nothing new for Kalida, but the way it won the Division IV baseball district championsh...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Indians scratch out 2 late runs, snap 4-game losing streak

Indians scratch out 2 late runs, snap 4-game losing streak

CLEVELAND — Not pretty or polished, but perfect for the Indians.With their confidence sagging, they had to end a season-high losing streak if it...

May 25th, 2019 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Angela and Gerald Webb
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Mary and Phillip Trueblood
Real Life Mama: She knows who she is

Real Life Mama: She knows who she is

Have you ever looked up to your child? No, not like your kid is finally taller than you and you can physically look up to them. I am talking about tru...

May 25th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: More than just a newsroom to me

David Trinko: More than just a newsroom to me

It’s just a wide-open room, with utilitarian desks set up in pods of four at a time.The walls were covered with maps. Old-school tube television...

May 25th, 2019 |  


NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared wide...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Get This: Biologists hope derby will curb lake’s salmon overpopulation

Get This: Biologists hope derby will curb lake’s salmon overpopulation

CHESUNCOOK, Maine (AP) — A lake in the North Maine Woods area is overpopulated with salmon, and anglers will try to help control the population ...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterMay 21 — Hayley Freytag and Daniel Cheney, boy.May 22 — Jaycee Sampson and Donavan Earl, Ada, ...

May 24th, 2019 |  


Adam Levine is not returning to ‘The Voice’ after 16 seasons

Adam Levine is not returning to ‘The Voice’ after 16 seasons

It turns out Adam Levine’s last appearance on “The Voice” was his swansong.The pop star, 40, will not return to the NBC singing comp...

May 24th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Letter: We cannot see you
Editorial: Portman, Brown legislation ensures fallen soldiers’ tribute

Editorial: Portman, Brown legislation ensures fallen soldiers’ tribute

A Battlefield Cross marker — made up of a helmet, a rifle and a pair of boots — is one of the most powerful tributes that can be paid to s...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Opinion: A War Widow Reflects on Memorial Day

Opinion: A War Widow Reflects on Memorial Day

Saturday morning I got up early to take our son to football practice. At 9:15 there was a knock on the door, and I figured it was a neighbor.But it wa...

May 25th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: More than just a newsroom to me

David Trinko: More than just a newsroom to me

It’s just a wide-open room, with utilitarian desks set up in pods of four at a time.The walls were covered with maps. Old-school tube television...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Summer vacation travel scams

Cheryl Parson: Summer vacation travel scams

Memorial Day weekend is often considered the kick-off of the summer vacation travel and retail “holiday” season. Our office of the BBB, li...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Grass clippings on roadways

Legal-Ease: Grass clippings on roadways

Property owners often blow their grass clippings onto adjacent streets and roads. A problem may arise if or when those grass clippings on the road cau...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: The Invasion of America is Not Fake

Michael Reagan: The Invasion of America is Not Fake

The Democrats running the House of Representatives have gone insane — and they prove it every day.Despite the conclusions of the Mueller Report,...

May 24th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Land transfers, May 16-22
Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, May 24, 2019:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank4.00/3.625...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Grass clippings on roadways

Legal-Ease: Grass clippings on roadways

Property owners often blow their grass clippings onto adjacent streets and roads. A problem may arise if or when those grass clippings on the road cau...

May 25th, 2019 |  


ONU College of Law names new dean

ONU College of Law names new dean

ADA — Charles H. Rose III has been selected as Ohio Norther University’s next dean of the Pettit College of Law, starting July 1. Rose is ...

May 24th, 2019 |  


Farmers delay planting in midst of storms

Farmers delay planting in midst of storms

LIMA — “It’s a dead standstill.”Jim Hefner, like many region farmers, has yet to plant any of his corn and soybean crop this s...

May 23rd, 2019 updated: May 23rd, 2019. |  


Van Wert’s Dougal selected as publisher of The Lima News

Van Wert’s Dougal selected as publisher of The Lima News

LIMA — A Van Wert native and resident will lead the operations of The Lima News starting June 10.AIM Media Midwest announced Wednesday morning t...

May 23rd, 2019 updated: May 23rd, 2019. |  


Fat Cat Diner to reopen as ‘Teasers’

Fat Cat Diner to reopen as ‘Teasers’

LIMA — Fat Cat Diner will reopen this summer as Teasers Diner, a 24-hour American-style restaurant that its new owners hope will compete with Wa...

May 21st, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Students are brewing moonshine, and career opportunities

Students are brewing moonshine, and career opportunities

NEW STRAITSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The smoke from a coal seam fire once obscured the smell of stills in the hollows of southern Perry County near New...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Superior lab works on ending invasive species in Great Lakes

Superior lab works on ending invasive species in Great Lakes

SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Superior is running the only Great Lakes land-based facility that tests the success of technol...

May 25th, 2019 |  


State abortion bans may hand Democrats a political weapon

State abortion bans may hand Democrats a political weapon

WASHINGTON (AP) — A flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading into next year̵...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Plan to rescue Ohio’s nuclear plants won’t aid wind, solar

Plan to rescue Ohio’s nuclear plants won’t aid wind, solar

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Adding a new charge on every electricity bill in Ohio would provide a financial rescue to the state’s two struggling n...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Backers of more info on Ohio State doctor abuse win a round

Backers of more info on Ohio State doctor abuse win a round

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University and the state board that regulates physicians are trying a new strategy in hopes of being able to ma...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Mandatory overtime for nurses at center of hospital strike

Mandatory overtime for nurses at center of hospital strike

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A hospital strike now in its third week is putting a spotlight on staffing shortages at the same time Ohio lawmakers are deb...

May 22nd, 2019 |