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NCAAP to serve holiday dinner

NCAAP to serve holiday dinner

LIMA — The local NAACP chapter will host a holiday drive-thru dinner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Grace Church Ministries, 2945 W...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Renacci running mate a Trump disciple

Renacci running mate a Trump disciple

SPRINGBORO, Ohio — Jim Renacci, a former Republican congressman who’s challenging Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine in next year’s primary, said...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


‘Sweet Treats’ to be served Dec. 12

‘Sweet Treats’ to be served Dec. 12

FINDLAY — “Sweet Treats: Open House” is on the table from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, at Litzenberg Memorial Woods, McKinnis House,...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

COVID cases in K-12 schools, long-term care• The Ohio Department of Health released its weekly update on coronavirus in K-12 schools and long-te...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


LCCHS court dedication set for Dec. 11

LCCHS court dedication set for Dec. 11

LIMA — Lima Central Catholic High School will have a dedication ceremony for Bob Seggerson Court at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, in the gymnasium, ...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


Judge to address Lima Rotary Club

Judge to address Lima Rotary Club

LIMA — Judge Todd Kohlrieser is scheduled to discuss Allen County Juvenile Court at noon Monday, Dec. 6, at the Lima Rotary Club.The club meets ...

December 2nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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. |  


LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU is hiring Brian Kelly away from Notre Dame, a stunning move by one of the most accomplished coaches in college football jumping from the sportR...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — One play after Baker Mayfield completed a 41-yard pass, a long gain that gave the Browns momentum and their banged-up quarterba...

November 29th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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 |  


Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

On July 20, 1950, the day after a tornado ripped through Lima, The Lima News remembered an earlier, memorable storm.“On a sultry Saturday aftern...

November 30th, 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


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 |  


Why revised history is important in the job market

Why revised history is important in the job market

The American job market is a laggard, but it is catching up faster than it may first appear.The U.S. economy is bigger than it was before the COVID-19...

November 27th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


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 |  


Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

COLUMBUS — Fearing it has already fallen behind neighboring Indiana and Michigan, the Ohio House has voted overwhelming to create a 10-member co...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Local artist creates pet portraits

Local artist creates pet portraits

LUCASVILLE — Local artist Riley Galloway has paired with Shawnee Animal Clinic (SAC) to continue her passion by drawing pet portraits.“I s...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

CLEVELAND — A jury’s finding this week that three major pharmacy chains are responsible for contributing to the scourge of opioid addictio...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

COLUMBUS — As coronavirus cases climb again in Ohio, a bill has reached Gov. Mike DeWine’s desk that would ensure that state government ca...

November 25th, 2021 |