NEWS


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Late state veterinarian led Ohio through wild animal crisis

Late state veterinarian led Ohio through wild animal crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio — In a job where pigs, cattle and sheep dominated, longtime Ohio state veterinarian Tony Forshey was thrust outside even his cons...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Family needs superhero to rescue Christmas

Family needs superhero to rescue Christmas

LIMA — It wasn’t always such a struggle for Michelle and her husband Brandon, however, the past few years may seem like forever to them.Th...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Baby David’s giant battle:

Baby David’s giant battle:

Last Thanksgiving, baby David Detwiler had just gotten home from what would be a small break in a 4-month-long hospital stay through the holidays afte...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Commending volunteers for years of service

Commending volunteers for years of service

Lynn Carpenter, Executive Director of the Lima Memorial Foundation, shakes hands and awards Sheila Miller a pin in recognition as a Lima Memorial Hosp...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Sharing songs of the season

Sharing songs of the season

Ben Hoover (left) and Jim Lawrence, both of Elida, sing Christmas carols outside Walmart on Allentown road this afternoon. The two men have shared the...

December 2nd, 2021 updated: December 2nd, 2021. |  


Lori Borgman: What’s in your wallet may be a sign of age

Lori Borgman: What’s in your wallet may be a sign of age

I just learned a new way to tell if you are “officially old.”This tidbit comes courtesy of an 11-year-old granddaughter. She has no resear...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Lima Senior has depth, talent

Lima Senior has depth, talent

Coming into this season, Lima Senior head coach Quincey Simpson said his team has the most depth he has had in his eight years coaching the Spartans a...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Lima Senior, Central Catholic seen as top contenders

Lima Senior, Central Catholic seen as top contenders

Last season was the most competitive title chase ever in Three Rivers Athletic Conference boys basketball.Lima Senior shared the TRAC crown with St. J...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Jose Nogueras and David Trinko review Ottawa-Glandorf's loss in the state football semifinals and preview the area leagues for boys basketball in the ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Ohio State ices out No. 1 Duke in final minutes, wins 71-66

Ohio State ices out No. 1 Duke in final minutes, wins 71-66

COLUMBUS — Zed Key scored a career-high 20 points and Ohio State held top-ranked Duke scoreless for the final 4 1/2 minutes, completing a rally ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Nov. 30

Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Nov. 30

BoysAmanda-Clearcreek 66, Williamsport Westfall 57Amherst Steele 75, Vermilion 47Apple Creek Waynedale 62, Massillon Tuslaw 58Ashland Crestview 65, Ma...

November 30th, 2021 updated: December 1st, 2021. |  


Roundup: Columbus Grove rolls past Continental

Roundup: Columbus Grove rolls past Continental

COLUMBUS GROVE — Early on, Columbus Grove senior Kenzie King was dialing up long distance.Then King’s teammates soon followed, en route to...

November 30th, 2021 updated: November 30th, 2021. |  


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LIFESTYLE


Fairgrounds fired-up for Tri-State Gun Show

Fairgrounds fired-up for Tri-State Gun Show

LIMA — Tri-State Gun Collectors, Inc. will host the next Tri-State Gun Show from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunda...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Concerts in the Lima area

Concerts in the Lima area

COLUMBUSGenesis: Nationwide Arena, Dec. 8Playboi Carti, Narcissist: Nationwide Arena, Dec. 10James Taylor with special guest Jackson Browne: Nationwid...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Downtown Lima festival on holiday horizon

Downtown Lima festival on holiday horizon

LIMA — Local revelers may be saying or singing “Here Comes Santa Claus” on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 4.That’s because the ...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Lima sees record COVID hospitalizations

Lima sees record COVID hospitalizations

LIMA — Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center recorded its highest-ever COVID-19 patient census on Tuesday: The hospital was treating as m...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Thankful for simple things

Thankful for simple things

“What everyday blessings have you experienced that are often easy to forget?” That question from my morning reading made me think.I’...

December 1st, 2021 |  


The hunt for a simple blood test to detect Alzheimer’s

The hunt for a simple blood test to detect Alzheimer’s

Even in the prime of our lives, while still healthy and clever, our brains may be secretly developing the deadly plaques and tangles of Alzheimer̵...

December 1st, 2021 |  


OPINION


Lori Borgman: What’s in your wallet may be a sign of age

Lori Borgman: What’s in your wallet may be a sign of age

I just learned a new way to tell if you are “officially old.”This tidbit comes courtesy of an 11-year-old granddaughter. She has no resear...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Commentary: Think Facebook is invincible? Here’s how the social media giant can be held accountable

Commentary: Think Facebook is invincible? Here’s how the social media giant can be held accountable

Facebook is coming off a rough two months, and deservedly so. The company earned a special place of distrust in the hearts of many: A CNN poll found t...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Holy Cow! History: Tiffany’s extreme White House makeover

Holy Cow! History: Tiffany’s extreme White House makeover

Chester Arthur never ran for president, but he got the job anyway. And the first time he walked into the White House as its new resident, he didn̵...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Commentary: Surging overdose deaths are a tragic racial justice issue

Drug overdoses, which gained attention in recent years as a “white problem,” are now more common among Black Americans.In 2020, drug overd...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Column: Soaring insulin prices reveal clout, greed of health-care middlemen

Column: Soaring insulin prices reveal clout, greed of health-care middlemen

Politicians for years have been making a show of wringing their hands over sky-high prescription drug prices. And no drug has drawn more scrutiny, or ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

There really for me is no better time to travel than autumn. So, until winter officially arrives 20 days hence, memories of my mid-October trek throug...

November 30th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Fort Jennings grad named Trooper of the Year at Defiance post

Fort Jennings grad named Trooper of the Year at Defiance post

DEFIANCE — Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Tyler Blankemeyer, a graduate of Fort Jennings High School, has been selected as the 2021 Trooper o...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Quarter shortage creates two-bit black market in coin-operated Seattle

Quarter shortage creates two-bit black market in coin-operated Seattle

Seattle may style itself the capital of the information economy, but the “bits” that matter most to locals like Heidi Thorsen are the quar...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Is your company monitoring your work at home?

Is your company monitoring your work at home?

WASHINGTON — Despite evidence that working from home has not diminished U.S. productivity during the pandemic, employers are increasingly turnin...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Home buyers remain in a tough bind, chasing after homes amid steeply rising prices.The average price per square foot in Chicago is up more than 25% in...

November 27th, 2021 |  


How to cope with a stressful housing market

How to cope with a stressful housing market

As she hunted for a home this summer, first-time buyer Xinyu Li found herself feeling emotionally overwhelmed. She and her boyfriend had several offer...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

A will allows you to distribute your worldly goods, select a guardian for minor children and name an executor to carry out your wishes.But you should ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Cincinnati council member enters plea in deleted texts case

Cincinnati council member enters plea in deleted texts case

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati city council member accused of felony tampering with records for allegedly deleting text messages related to an o...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Ohio priest pleads guilty to raping altar boy

Ohio priest pleads guilty to raping altar boy

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest in Ohio on Thursday pleaded guilty to raping an altar boy during a three-year period in the late 1980s...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Late state veterinarian led Ohio through wild animal crisis

Late state veterinarian led Ohio through wild animal crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio — In a job where pigs, cattle and sheep dominated, longtime Ohio state veterinarian Tony Forshey was thrust outside even his cons...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Baby David’s giant battle:

Baby David’s giant battle:

Last Thanksgiving, baby David Detwiler had just gotten home from what would be a small break in a 4-month-long hospital stay through the holidays afte...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in a case involving the state’s attempt to tax NASCAR for broadcasting its ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

COLUMBUS — The man who gunned down nine people in Dayton, Ohio, two years ago had fantasized about mass shootings, serial killings and murder-su...

November 29th, 2021 |