NEWS


Graduations 2021: Lima Central Catholic High School

Graduations 2021: Lima Central Catholic High School

School: Lima Central CatholicAddress: 720 N. Cable Road, LimaGraduation ceremony: 6 p.m. Mass, 7 p.m. ceremony at Msgr. Edward C. Herr Athletic Center...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Graduations 2021: Bluffton High School

Graduations 2021: Bluffton High School

School: BlufftonAddress: 106 W. College Ave., BlufftonGraduation ceremony: 7 p.m. May 29, high school gymnasiumValedictorian: Isabella Angel, Jonah Bl...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Graduations 2021: Elida High School

Graduations 2021: Elida High School

School: ElidaAddress: 401 E. North St., ElidaGraduation ceremony: 7 p.m. May 7, Elida FieldhouseValedictorian: Makayla BokSalutatorian: Preston Layman...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Graduations 2021: Lima Senior High School

Graduations 2021: Lima Senior High School

School: Lima SeniorAddress: 1 Spartan Way, LimaGraduation ceremony: 11:30 a.m. May 22, Spartan StadiumValedictorian: Seth JonesSalutatorian: Josephine...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Graduations 2021: Temple Christian High School

Graduations 2021: Temple Christian High School

School: Temple ChristianAddress: 982 Brower Road, LimaGraduation ceremony: 7 p.m. May 28, Lima Baptist Temple AuditoriumValedictorian: Audrey PowellSa...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Graduations 2021: Spencerville High School

Graduations 2021: Spencerville High School

School: Spencerville High SchoolAddress: 2500 Wisher Drive, SpencervilleGraduation ceremony: 2 p.m. May 30, competition gymnasiumTop of the class: Dom...

June 12th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Ice Haulers hot at the plate, defeat Locos
Burton geared to return to All-American

Burton geared to return to All-American

Wilson Burton is determined to get back to the MLF’s Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American championship after having a taste of competing in ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Grand Lake takes advantage of Locos’ errors

Grand Lake takes advantage of Locos’ errors

LIMA – It was a long night stuffed with a little of everything for the Lima Locos.But along the way, the Locos lost their starting pitcher, righ...

June 10th, 2021 updated: June 11th, 2021. |  


Moore has low round at Lima Junior Golf Association tourney

Moore has low round at Lima Junior Golf Association tourney

CELINA — Andrew Moore shot a 2-under-par 70 to win the boys 16-18 during Thursday’s McDonald’s Junior Series Superior Credit Union O...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Brewers bullpen keeps Reds in check

Brewers bullpen keeps Reds in check

CINCINNATI — A rain delay changed Freddy Peralta’s plan to pitch deeper into Thursday’s game. The Milwaukee Brewers’ bullpen s...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Unseeded Krejcikova, Pavlyuchenkova reach final at French Open

Unseeded Krejcikova, Pavlyuchenkova reach final at French Open

PARIS — The ball landing at Barbora Krejcikova’s feet on match point appeared to come down behind the baseline.The linesman thought so and...

June 10th, 2021 updated: June 10th, 2021. |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Note: Events may be canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be ...

June 10th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Why vitamin K2 is important

Why vitamin K2 is important

Reader Kari B from Lincoln, Nebraska writes:“Would you be able to review vitamin K2 sometime in your nutrition column? I was researching bone he...

June 9th, 2021 |  


How to make the most of your telehealth visits

How to make the most of your telehealth visits

When the pandemic sidelined in-office visits at his practice, Dr. Dael Waxman “wasn’t exactly thrilled with being at home.” But he q...

June 9th, 2021 |  


Julia and Gordon Vogt

Julia and Gordon Vogt

DELPHOS — Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Vogt are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a private dinner with family and friends in July.Vogt and the forme...

June 9th, 2021 |  


Reminisce: Cook built the Globe empire in Lima

Reminisce: Cook built the Globe empire in Lima

In 1958, Fred W. Cook looked back on a busy life from the vantage point of 82 years, and an office in the tallest building in Lima, which he owned. Du...

June 8th, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin Forty-four-year-old Alice Holtzman is stuck in a dead-end job, bereft of family, and now reeling from the u...

June 6th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: Mask-free means seeing, sharing smiles

Real Life Mama: Mask-free means seeing, sharing smiles

Do you know what I love the most about not having to wear a mask anymore? It’s not that I finally don’t have to smell my own breath consta...

June 5th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Mark Figley: Why do we tolerate the brainwashing?

Mark Figley: Why do we tolerate the brainwashing?

Just as the media and the U.S. government once went to great lengths to humanize and shine a light on Russia’s “Uncle Joe” Stalin, s...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Learning history from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Learning history from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

As the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre was observed from May 31 to June 1, I spent part of Memorial Day watching the PBS documentary: ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Biden wise to back awayfrom erasing student debt

Student loan borrowers hoping that President Joe Biden would forgive any significant portion of their debt are likely gnashing their teeth. The White ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Letter: Makes my heart smile

Letter: Makes my heart smile

We need positive headline media news now more than ever. Thank you to The Lima News for your recent report on Andrew Green’s recovery after his ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Letter: Trick drivers in Lima and beyond

Letter: Trick drivers in Lima and beyond

A large portion of the drivers in Lima (and elsewhere) are professional stunt drivers (or a wannabe).They seem to know many tricks of driving. The fas...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: ‘The right to vote is fundamental to our American democracy’

Leonard Pitts Jr.: ‘The right to vote is fundamental to our American democracy’

Dear Sen. Joe Manchin:It has only been 56 years.As Americans, we are pleased to call ourselves one of the world’s oldest democracies. We are act...

June 10th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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St. Rita’s Cancer Center reaccredited

St. Rita’s Cancer Center reaccredited

LIMA — Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Cancer Center has been reaccredited for three years by the Commission on Cancer, a quality program of the A...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Get your car featured in The Lima News

Get your car featured in The Lima News

GET YOUR CAR FEATUREDThe Lima News publishes photographs of vintage cars, 20 years or older, free of charge in Real Wheels. It is easy to get your car...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Lima Memorial unveils new Inpatient Rehabilitation Center

Lima Memorial unveils new Inpatient Rehabilitation Center

LIMA — Lima Memorial Health System on Thursday unveiled its new Inpatient Rehabilitation Center, a $2.5 million project that converted the hospi...

June 11th, 2021 updated: June 11th, 2021. |  


What is a property title search?

What is a property title search?

After you search for a home and settle on the perfect property, there’s still another search to perform: the title search. While the title searc...

June 5th, 2021 |  


United Airlines sees a supersonic future

United Airlines sees a supersonic future

United Airlines aims to bring back supersonic travel before the decade is over with a plane that is currently just an artist’s drawing — e...

June 5th, 2021 |  


Althaus promoted to CFO at Citizens National Bank

Althaus promoted to CFO at Citizens National Bank

BLUFFTON — Andy Althaus has been named chief financial officer for Citizens National Bank. Althaus will be responsible for oversight of both int...

June 5th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio homeowners $21,600 wealthier than a year ago

Ohio homeowners $21,600 wealthier than a year ago

The average Ohio homeowner is $21,600 wealthier — at least on paper — than they were a year ago, according to a new report that measures t...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Lordstown Motors warns of closing

Lordstown Motors warns of closing

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Electric-truck startup Lordstown Motors Corp., hyped as a potential savior of thousands of Youngstown-area manufacturing jobs, ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


3 new conditions added to qualify for medical marijuana

3 new conditions added to qualify for medical marijuana

COLUMBUS — The Ohio State Medical Board approved petitions to make three new conditions eligible for patients to receive medical marijuana.Hunti...

June 11th, 2021 updated: June 11th, 2021. |  


Bipartisan effort to expel accused ex-speaker begins

Bipartisan effort to expel accused ex-speaker begins

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nearly a year after federal agents raided the farm of the former Ohio House speaker, his colleagues made their first formal mov...

June 11th, 2021 updated: June 11th, 2021. |  


One-time coronavirus bonus proposed for Ohio 1st responders

One-time coronavirus bonus proposed for Ohio 1st responders

COLUMBUS — Ohio police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians would receive a one-time bonus to commemorate their work during ...

June 11th, 2021 updated: June 11th, 2021. |  


Facing GOP primary, DeWine feels ‘very, very good’

Facing GOP primary, DeWine feels ‘very, very good’

COLUMBUS — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine said Thursday that he is accustomed to facing primary opponents and he feels “very, very good”...

June 10th, 2021 |