NEWS


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Tractor Supply Co. hosting Out Here with Animals

Tractor Supply Co. hosting Out Here with Animals

LIMA — There will be an Out Here with Animals celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Lima West Tractor Supply Company, 3101 El...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

WalMart once tried to trademark the smiley face. Sarah Palin tried to trademark her name. Syracuse University tried to nail down the word “orang...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Online school registration reduces paperwork, headaches

Online school registration reduces paperwork, headaches

LIMA — Registering your child for school is getting easier in some districts, thanks to the internet.Lima schools has had online registration fo...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Minster Board of Education to meet

Minster Board of Education to meet

MINSTER — The Minster Local Schools Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, in the elementary large group meeting room, 50 E. Se...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel Grapevine: And the winner … you and me

Jim Krumel Grapevine: And the winner … you and me

This case was a no-brainer, the big surprise being it made it all the way to the Ohio Supreme Court.The village of Bratenahl in Cuyahoga County argued...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Ottawa library hosting Learn Microsoft Word and Google Docs

Ottawa library hosting Learn Microsoft Word and Google Docs

OTTAWA — There will be a session on learning Microsoft Word and Google Docs from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Ottawa library, 136...

August 17th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Yanks beat Indians 6-5

Yanks beat Indians 6-5

NEW YORK (AP) — Again, again and again, the New York Yankees kept hammering away.At the umpires — and the Cleveland Indians, too.Manager A...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

WalMart once tried to trademark the smiley face. Sarah Palin tried to trademark her name. Syracuse University tried to nail down the word “orang...

August 17th, 2019 |  


LCC jumps out early in win over Ottoville

LCC jumps out early in win over Ottoville

OTTOVILLE – Lima Central Catholic girls head soccer coach Mike Santaguida knew there were some voids to fill after losing a strong group of seni...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Wapakoneta shuts out LCC in season opener

Wapakoneta shuts out LCC in season opener

LIMA – A loose ball in front the net often spells chaos.And it was that kind of a wild scramble for the ball which gave Wapakoneta its first goa...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Cardinals take over first place with 13-4 romp over Reds

Cardinals take over first place with 13-4 romp over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Dexter Fowler hit a three-run homer and drove in four runs, Paul DeJong and Paul Goldschmidt added two-run shots and the St. L...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Tanaka, Judge help Yankees rebound with 3-2 win over Indians

Tanaka, Judge help Yankees rebound with 3-2 win over Indians

NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Aaron Judge broke out of his slump with two hits and two runs, and ...

August 16th, 2019 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Real Life Mama: More than waffles

Real Life Mama: More than waffles

“I love you more than waffles, Mama,” Reagan, my rambunctious 4-year-old proclaimed as she flung her arms around my neck and held on tight...

August 17th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: K through 12, all in one home

David Trinko: K through 12, all in one home

As classes begin for this school year, we’re in a unique position at our home.Our oldest daughter enters her senior year. She’s been throu...

August 17th, 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...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 15 — Elizabeth and Tony Bonifas, Van Wert, girl; Katelyn and Brad Gerding, Ottawa, girl; Megan ...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Arlo Guthrie sings as Woodstock fans flock to concert site

Arlo Guthrie sings as Woodstock fans flock to concert site

BETHEL, N.Y. — Tie-dyed pilgrims and white-haired Woodstock festival veterans converged at the generation-defining site to celebrate its 50th an...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Concerts in the Lima area

Concerts in the Lima area

COLUMBUSShawn Mendes: Nationwide Arena, Aug. 27Blink-182 with All Time Low and Neck Deep: Nationwide Arena, Sept. 22Chris Brown: Nationwide Arena, Sep...

August 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Editorial: Five tips for a safe school year

Editorial: Five tips for a safe school year

More than 1,170 fatal vehicle crashes were classified as school-transportation-related from 2006 to 2015, according to the National Highway Traffic Sa...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

Shawn Windsor: Hey, Ohio State: Trying to steal the word ‘THE’ makes you greedy

WalMart once tried to trademark the smiley face. Sarah Palin tried to trademark her name. Syracuse University tried to nail down the word “orang...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel Grapevine: And the winner … you and me

Jim Krumel Grapevine: And the winner … you and me

This case was a no-brainer, the big surprise being it made it all the way to the Ohio Supreme Court.The village of Bratenahl in Cuyahoga County argued...

August 17th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: K through 12, all in one home

David Trinko: K through 12, all in one home

As classes begin for this school year, we’re in a unique position at our home.Our oldest daughter enters her senior year. She’s been throu...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Why you should not share a code sent to a phone

Cheryl Parson: Why you should not share a code sent to a phone

A friend of mine recently wanted to sell a baby crib and mattress. He posted it for sale on Craigslist and included his phone number to make contact w...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Is it worth fighting over?

Legal-Ease: Is it worth fighting over?

There are and always will be aspects of life about which people see and think differently and disagree.Sometimes, disagreements stem from an action or...

August 17th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Aug. 16, 2019:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First National3.50/3.00%Par...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, Aug. 1-14

Land transfers, Aug. 1-14

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the two weeks running Aug. 1 through 14. Figures reflect the...

August 17th, 2019 updated: August 17th, 2019. |  


Glo Golf opens in Lima Mall

Glo Golf opens in Lima Mall

LIMA — The Lima Mall has a new option for families looking for indoor entertainment: Glo Golf.The glow-in-the-dark indoor miniature golf course,...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Wapakoneta Area Economic Development Council’s Myers to retire in 2020

Wapakoneta Area Economic Development Council’s Myers to retire in 2020

WAPAKONETA — The Wapakoneta Area Economic Development Council is seeking a new executive director as the agency’s current director, Greg M...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial plans $30M expansion

Lima Memorial plans $30M expansion

LIMA — Lima Memorial Health System on Thursday unveiled plans for a $30 million expansion as demand for outpatient services grows.Plans call for...

August 16th, 2019 updated: August 16th, 2019. |  


GLR president seeks cooperation with county

GLR president seeks cooperation with county

LIMA — The Greater Lima Region Inc.’s new president and CEO is meeting with governmental representatives and community boards in search of...

August 16th, 2019 updated: August 16th, 2019. |  


STATE NEWS


Facebook suspending medical marijuana forums for promoting drug use

Facebook suspending medical marijuana forums for promoting drug use

Ohioans’ right to use medical marijuana with a doctor’s recommendation came face-to-face with Facebook’s community standards this we...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Gov. Mike DeWine: Use of fentanyl in executions ‘not an option’

Gov. Mike DeWine: Use of fentanyl in executions ‘not an option’

A lawmaker’s proposal aside, Gov. Mike DeWine says the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl is “not an option” as state officials search...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Records: Hazing at football camp included sexual assault

Records: Hazing at football camp included sexual assault

CLEVELAND (AP) — Eleven Cleveland-area high school football players were victims of hazing at a camp in June, including four who were sexually a...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Activists say thousands at risk of illegal voter roll purge

Activists say thousands at risk of illegal voter roll purge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Voting rights activists say about 4,000 Ohio residents are at risk of being illegally removed from state voting rolls, a f...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Thousands of Ohio voters could be on brink of being improperly purged from the rolls, activists say

Thousands of Ohio voters could be on brink of being improperly purged from the rolls, activists say

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Around 4,000 Ohioans may be on the brink of being illegally purged from state voting rolls, voting-rights advocates said Thursd...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Federal agency to consider protections for lake sturgeon

Federal agency to consider protections for lake sturgeon

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Federal regulators said Wednesday they will consider extending legal protections to lake sturgeon — prehistori...

August 14th, 2019 |