NEWS


Lima authories search for suspect in Saturday night shooting

Lima authories search for suspect in Saturday night shooting

LIMA — Local law enforcement officials are searching for the suspect in a Saturday night altercation in Lima that resulted in one man suffering ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Heidi Stevens: Poem deserves to be heard beyond one night

Heidi Stevens: Poem deserves to be heard beyond one night

Chanel Miller took the at Glamour magazine’s Women of the Year awards, an annual celebration of change-makers and truth-tellers and other folks ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Federal prison authorities won’t confirm, deny Crish’s arrival

Federal prison authorities won’t confirm, deny Crish’s arrival

WELCH, W. Va. — A spokesman who answered the telephone at FCI McDowell Camp in Welch, W. Va., Monday afternoon would neither confirm nor deny th...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Social worker: Teen scared to testify

Social worker: Teen scared to testify

OTTAWA — A Putnam County judge was told Monday that a sexually-abused teenager is fearful about testifying in open court against her alleged ass...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE2400 block of Allentown Road, Lima — A shoplifting incident was reported Sunday.800 block of Holmes Avenue, Lima — Police recei...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Mercy Health expands outpatient ultrasound access in Wapak

Mercy Health expands outpatient ultrasound access in Wapak

LIMA — Mercy Health is now offering outpatient ultrasound imaging at Mercy Health-Wapakoneta Imaging Services, 1015 S. Blackhoof St., Suite D, W...

November 18th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Area Results

OHSAA Playoff PairingsDivision I – Games at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 22Region 11 Mentor (12-0) vs. 2 Lakewood St. Edward (11-1) at Parma Byers Field...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Raiders keep Bengals winless

Raiders keep Bengals winless

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr passed for 292 yards and a touchdown, Josh Jacobs had his fourth 100-yard game in the last six weeks, and the ...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Vikings overcome 20-0 deficit to stun Broncos; Ravens roll

Vikings overcome 20-0 deficit to stun Broncos; Ravens roll

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings erased a 20-0 halftime deficit with touchdowns on each of their four drives in the second half, fending...

November 17th, 2019 |  


OSU grade card: No need to grade Buckeyes harshly

OSU grade card: No need to grade Buckeyes harshly

A grade card on Ohio State’s 56-21 win over Rutgers, a game that probably wasn’t as close as the score might make it look.OFFENSE: AWhen O...

November 17th, 2019 |  


High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf holds off Wauseon for win

High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf holds off Wauseon for win

DEFIANCE — Ottawa-Glandorf’s defensive unit bent a little, but it did not break.In Saturday’s Division IV, Region 14 semifinal footb...

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


High school football: Leipsic advances to regional finals

High school football: Leipsic advances to regional finals

NAPOLEON — Edgerton wanted to run.But Leipsic stuffed that idea in a hurry.Instead, it was Leipsic pounding the ball on the ground for a 39-6 di...

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


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LIFESTYLE


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterNov. 16 — Amelia Perkins and Jonathon Smith, Findlay, boy. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .n...

November 17th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: In search of an underdog for today

David Trinko: In search of an underdog for today

I don’t know about you, but I could use a sports underdog right about now.The world is so full of anger and animosity. I’m sure you can lo...

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


Lopez-Yañez leads Lima Symphony Orchestra

Lopez-Yañez leads Lima Symphony Orchestra

LIMA — The search continues for a new conductor for the Lima Symphony Orchestra after Maestro Crafton Beck left at the end of last season.On Sat...

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


Joan and Bill Hill

Joan and Bill Hill

VAUGHNSVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hill are celebrating 70 years of marriage. A family dinner party was held at the home of their granddaughter in...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Five generations: Fetter family

Five generations: Fetter family

Five generations of the Fetter family gathered recently: Mary Fetter, Donna (Fetter) Bowers, Tina (Bowers) Kesler, Bret Kesler and Skylar Kesler. .neF...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Five generations: Peters family

Five generations: Peters family

Five generations of the Peters family gathered recently: Great-great-grandmother Lee Williams, of Lima, holding great-great-granddaughter Aerin Peters...

November 16th, 2019 |  


OPINION


John M. Crisp: Why not let the people decide?

John M. Crisp: Why not let the people decide?

The weakness of the Republicans’ defense of President Donald Trump is implied by the obvious hollowness of many of their arguments.Here’s ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Jay Ambrose: Who is really corrupt in impeachment proceedings?

Jay Ambrose: Who is really corrupt in impeachment proceedings?

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she has discovered President Donald Trump’s impeachable offense. It’s bribery. When he was trying to get U...

November 18th, 2019 updated: November 18th, 2019. |  


Toledo Blade: Stricter oversight necessary from the V.A.

Toledo Blade: Stricter oversight necessary from the V.A.

The suspicious deaths of 10 veterans at a clinic in Clarksburg, W.Va., has prompted federal lawmakers to finally pursue stricter oversight from the U....

November 17th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: One more family shattered by a drunken driver

Jim Krumel: One more family shattered by a drunken driver

Christopher Watson was a bright-eyed young man who wanted to take in everything the world had to offer; someone who liked to have fun. A person who wa...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Letter: Vote the person, not the party

Letter: Vote the person, not the party

I have been mulling over the Sunday, Nov. 10, article in The Lima News about the Republican stronghold in Northwest Ohio. Let me preface my concerns b...

November 17th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: In search of an underdog for today

David Trinko: In search of an underdog for today

I don’t know about you, but I could use a sports underdog right about now.The world is so full of anger and animosity. I’m sure you can lo...

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


BUSINESS


Ford workers secure $9K signing bonus, pay raises, new product with approved contract

Ford workers secure $9K signing bonus, pay raises, new product with approved contract

DETROIT — After two weeks of voting with little drama or controversy, UAW workers ratified their four-year contract with Ford by 56.3% of the vo...

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


A glimpse into Airstream’s future

A glimpse into Airstream’s future

JACKSON CENTER — Airstream gave a glimpse of the next 80 years of the company Friday morning with a tour of its new manufacturing facility.̶...

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


Joint Township District Memorial Hospital recognized for outreach

Joint Township District Memorial Hospital recognized for outreach

ST. MARYS — Joint Township District Memorial Hospital was recently recognized for its educational efforts related to infant safe sleep best prac...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Shawnee school board recognizes journalists

Shawnee school board recognizes journalists

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The Shawnee Local School District will appoint Lima News reporter Sam Shriver and Your Hometown Stations reporter Camri Nelso...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Sanchez elected to GLR board

Sanchez elected to GLR board

LIMA — Lima Pallet President Tracie Sanchez has been elected to the Greater Lima Region’s board of directors.In a statement to the media, ...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Liz Weston: What to do if your parents need financial help

Liz Weston: What to do if your parents need financial help

Most parents in the U.S. provide some sort of financial support to their adult children, multiple surveys have found. But often, financial aid goes th...

November 16th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


High school senior wins school board seat

High school senior wins school board seat

BATH, Ohio — Mike Kahoe was eager to discuss his recent election to the Revere Board of Education and his plans for the position, from increasin...

November 16th, 2019 |  


House passes ‘Ohio Student Religious Liberties Act’

House passes ‘Ohio Student Religious Liberties Act’

COLUMBUS — The Ohio House on Wednesday approved legislation that would protect student rights to religious expression in public schools, includi...

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


Uber, Lyft say their rides will be safer if Ohio keeps two license plate requirement

Uber, Lyft say their rides will be safer if Ohio keeps two license plate requirement

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Uber and Lyft are getting involved in the political fight over Ohio’s license plate requirements.The ride-share giants ha...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Central Ohioans can answer bell ringers with cellphone

Central Ohioans can answer bell ringers with cellphone

No cash to drop into that Red Kettle? No problem.The Salvation Army in Central Ohio welcomes your digital donation just the same. With fewer shoppers ...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Strauss victims to again address Ohio State trustees

Strauss victims to again address Ohio State trustees

Ohio State University’s Board of Trustees will again hear from victims of Dr. Richard Strauss at their upcoming board meeting.After requests fro...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Ohio lawmakers congratulate Church of Scientology on opening new Columbus location

Ohio lawmakers congratulate Church of Scientology on opening new Columbus location

COLUMBUS, Ohio—State lawmakers welcomed the opening of a gleaming new Church of Scientology in Columbus last weekend, praising the work done in ...

November 12th, 2019 |