NEWS


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Lima woman wins big on game show
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Rapist will die in prison
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Choirs perform holiday music
Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE400 block of Elmwood Place, Lima — Police responded Tuesday to a breaking and entering incident.400 block of East Eighth Street, Lima...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Man who claimed Howard Hughes inheritance dies in Nevada

Man who claimed Howard Hughes inheritance dies in Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Melvin Dummar died never seeing the $156 million that he argued for decades that eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes unexpected...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Wall Street ends higher with help from tech and health care

Wall Street ends higher with help from tech and health care

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks couldn’t hang on to a big gain Wednesday, but they still finished broadly higher as technology and health care...

December 12th, 2018 |  


West Ohio CAP plans meeting

West Ohio CAP plans meeting

WAPAKONETA — West Ohio CAP board of trustees will meet at noon Wednesday, Dec. 19, at the Auglaize County Commissioners, 209 S. Blackhoof St.___...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Kindergarten registration is next month for Shawnee schools

Kindergarten registration is next month for Shawnee schools

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Kindergarten registration for the 2019-2020 school year is coming up for those who want to enroll their child in Shawnee Elmw...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Institute of Management Accountants to meet

Institute of Management Accountants to meet

LIMA — The Lima chapter of Institute of Management Accountants will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Casa Lu Al, 2323 N. West St.____The L...

December 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Boys basketball: LCC pulls away from Bath
Roundup: Kenton improves to 4-0 in boys basketball

Roundup: Kenton improves to 4-0 in boys basketball

KENTON — The Wildcats moved to 4-0 on the season in boys basketball Tuesday night with a 46-29 victory against Benjamin Logan. Jayden Cornell ha...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Dec. 11

Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Dec. 11

BoysAkr. Ellet 78, Akr. Firestone 72Andover Pymatuning Valley 76, Brookfield 74Antwerp 58, Ottoville 41Apple Creek Waynedale 83, Akr. Manchester 33Ash...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Kluber among those part of trade buzz at winter meetings

Kluber among those part of trade buzz at winter meetings

LAS VEGAS — Andrew McCutchen moving into Philadelphia’s outfield, more talk about a megadeal involving Noah Syndergaard and J.T. Realmuto ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Spartans stop St. Ursula Academy

High SchoolGirls BasketballLima Senior 68, St. Ursula Academy 34TOLEDO — Lima Senior’s Destiny McDonald led the Spartans with 18 points fo...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Spencerville stops Van Wert, 55-37

Spencerville stops Van Wert, 55-37

VAN WERT – Spencerville keeps finding ways to win.In Monday’s non-conference girls basketball game at Van Wert, Spencerville worked throug...

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 11th, 2018. |  


Heading to KC

Heading to KC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a $5.25 million contract for next season that...

December 10th, 2018 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Lima Beane Chorus

Lima Beane Chorus

LIMA — In the bleak days of March 1940, with Europe engulfed in World War II and the United States teetering on the brink, The Lima News found a...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemDec. 1 — Dayziah Denson and De’Veon Sims, Lima, boy; Chelsey Harsh and Dylan Slone, McGuffey, girl.Dec. 3 ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


4 journalists, newspaper are Time’s Person of the Year

4 journalists, newspaper are Time’s Person of the Year

Time magazine named four journalists and a newspaper on Tuesday as its 2018 Person of the Year for what it said was standing up for the truth in the f...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Oscars struggle to find the perfect host

Oscars struggle to find the perfect host

LOS ANGELES — The “most thankless job in town” just got even more difficult.The Oscars have a longstanding host problem, but Kevin H...

December 10th, 2018 |  


102nd birthday: Genevieve Emerson

102nd birthday: Genevieve Emerson

KALIDA — Genevieve Emerson is celebrating her 102nd birthday with family.She was born Dec. 11, 1916, near Kalida, to Chester and Ida Campbell. O...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Real Life Mama: Make time for it

Real Life Mama: Make time for it

As a parent of young children, Christmas can be exhausting — like completely overwhelming leaving you almost longing for the holidays to end and...

December 8th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Kathleen Parker: Epstein accusers deserve due process

Kathleen Parker: Epstein accusers deserve due process

WASHINGTON — Recent revelations about billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s sweetheart deal with government prosecutors — thank...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Letter: Met Housing: It’s cold inside

Met Housing promised three weeks ago the Furl Williams Apartments on Robb Avenue would have heat.It has been three months. If this was your parents yo...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Congress could help Trump address high prices of drugs

One reason the Rio Grande Valley is so popular among Winter Texans is the access to lower-priced drugs across the border. The same drugs can be found ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: A tip of the cap to the New England mom and pops

John Grindrod: A tip of the cap to the New England mom and pops

Since it’s still fall until a week from Friday, I think I can still sneak in some final thoughts on my fall trip, one where much of my time spen...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Letter: Think twice about closing Landeck school

As I will not be able to be there for at least the beginning of the meeting on the Landeck school closure Thursday night, let me say that I understand...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Letter: The enemy of my enemy is my friend

In the wake of George Bush’s death, there’s been a lot of comparisons between him and Donald Trump — all to Bush’s advantage. ...

December 10th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Wild ride to nowhere: US stocks rise, fall and repeat

Wild ride to nowhere: US stocks rise, fall and repeat

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks careened between big gains and modest losses on Tuesday before indexes ended the day mixed, the latest dizzying run ...

December 11th, 2018 |  


GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars

GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars

WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation’s largest automaker conte...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Stocks struggle higher as markets remain volatile; oil drops

Stocks struggle higher as markets remain volatile; oil drops

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks remained volatile Monday as the market took a dive in early trading only to erase those losses later and end slightl...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Liz Weston: New scoring could help credit-shy millennials

Liz Weston: New scoring could help credit-shy millennials

Millennials’ aversion to credit cards can make it hard for them to build good credit scores. A recently announced scoring system, the UltraFICO,...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Cheryl Parson: Social Security scams are aplenty

Cheryl Parson: Social Security scams are aplenty

Illegal activity! Compromised! Fraudulent use! Suspended! Canceled! Revoked! Used for tax purposes! Illegal action filed! All of these terms have been...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Land transfers, Nov. 29-Dec. 5

Land transfers, Nov. 29-Dec. 5

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Nov. 15 through Nov. 21. Figures reflect th...

December 8th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Feds: Ohio plot suspect wrote to Charleston church shooter

Feds: Ohio plot suspect wrote to Charleston church shooter

TOLEDO (AP) — A woman accused of buying bomb-making supplies and plotting domestic terrorism attacks exchanged letters with the man convicted in...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Man accused of plotting large-scale attack at Ohio synagogue

Man accused of plotting large-scale attack at Ohio synagogue

TOLEDO (AP) — Federal authorities said Monday they have charged two people involved in planning separate large-scale attacks — one who wan...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Cuyahoga Falls family sues cemetery over space issue

Cuyahoga Falls family sues cemetery over space issue

CUYAHOGA FALLS — When Terry and Janet Shover were in their 40s, the Cuyahoga Falls couple bought two burial spaces at Northlawn Memorial Gardens...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Union Terminal to open museum center studying Holocaust

Union Terminal to open museum center studying Holocaust

CINCINNATI (AP) — Her parents never spoke about it. And Lilly Kurtz’s only memory from that time?It’s of her mother spreading garlic...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Mmm … Bacon! Vending machine a hit on Ohio State campus

Mmm … Bacon! Vending machine a hit on Ohio State campus

COLUMBUS (AP) — Many Ohio State University students are taking a break from studying for final exams by making a bacon run.Senior Sarah Page, wh...

December 8th, 2018 |  


Report forecasts algae blooms to worsen

Report forecasts algae blooms to worsen

COLUMBUS — With warmer temperatures and increased rainfall due to climate change, there will likely be more “prolonged occurrences of low-...

December 8th, 2018 |