NEWS


CrimeStoppers

CrimeStoppers

LIMA — Area law enforcement officials are looking for information about crimes or people listed in this graphic. The Lima/Allen-Putnam County Cr...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Police: Man shot dead while helping push overheated car

Police: Man shot dead while helping push overheated car

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A man was shot dead while helping another man push his overheated car Friday night, police said.The victim has not been identi...

September 18th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

It’s really quite a dramatic story how my wife broke her wrist last week.She was out in the savage animal’s natural habitat. In her quest ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Ford confirms plan to double F-150 Lightning production

Ford confirms plan to double F-150 Lightning production

DETROIT — A year after revealing plans to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in the iconic Rouge Complex to build the all-electric F-150 Lig...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Lebanon won’t require city workers to get COVID vaccines

Lebanon won’t require city workers to get COVID vaccines

LEBANON, Ohio — Lebanon city workers won’t be required to have a COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of employment, and residents won’t ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


New materials can make Florida condos more durable

New materials can make Florida condos more durable

Unlike many diseases that afflict aging humans, there are already cures for the most common, serious and expensive threat to thousands of aging buildi...

September 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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OSU rushes past Tulsa
Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 17

Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 17

Akr. Coventry 50, Akr. Springfield 8Akr. Manchester 35, Loudonville 7Alliance 27, Salem 21, OTAlliance Marlington 42, Minerva 10Andover Pymatuning Val...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Roundup: St. Marys upends top-ranked Van Wert

Roundup: St. Marys upends top-ranked Van Wert

ST. MARYS — Ross Henschen rushed 32 times for 158 yards and a touchdown for the hosts as St. Marys defeated No. 1 ranked Division IV Van Wert 21...

September 18th, 2021 |  


High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf rolls past Bath for WBL victory

High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf rolls past Bath for WBL victory

OTTAWA – The weather forecast was calling for clear skies for Friday night.However, sounds of thunder started early in Friday’s key Wester...

September 17th, 2021 updated: September 17th, 2021. |  


High school football: Columbus Grove remains unbeaten

High school football: Columbus Grove remains unbeaten

COLUMBUS GROVE – Not many teams have stopped Allen East’s offense this year but Columbus Grove shut down the explosive Mustang attack en r...

September 17th, 2021 updated: September 17th, 2021. |  


High school football: Wapakoneta stymies Shawnee

High school football: Wapakoneta stymies Shawnee

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP – Shawnee was driving down the field in a tie game in the third quarter.That’s when Wapakoneta made a huge fourth-and-inc...

September 17th, 2021 updated: September 17th, 2021. |  


Burton gets win in his first BFL Buckeye event

Burton gets win in his first BFL Buckeye event

Wilson Burton decided to fish his first Buckeye Division Phoenix Bass Fishing League (BFL) tournament “just for fun.”After winning the sup...

September 17th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Real Life Mama: Use the power of your pen to cheer yourself on

Real Life Mama: Use the power of your pen to cheer yourself on

Every single time that my children decide that they want to pack instead of buy their lunch at school, I put in a little “pocket kiss,” ha...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Q: My two young teens are constantly begging me to buy them clothes. It’s become highly annoying. After reading your book on teenagers, I’...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Maybe it’s not Alzheimer’s

Maybe it’s not Alzheimer’s

What if it’s not Alzheimer’s?That’s a question many people are left with after their loved one is diagnosed with this disease. That ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

LIMA —Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Stites are celebrating 65 years of marriage with a train ride to all national parks out west.Stites and the former Cla...

September 18th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

It’s really quite a dramatic story how my wife broke her wrist last week.She was out in the savage animal’s natural habitat. In her quest ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Panicle hydrangea partners only limited by your imagination

Panicle hydrangea partners only limited by your imagination

Panicle hydrangeas, or Hydrangea paniculata varieties, have skyrocketed in popularity, largely thanks to producers that have given us more varieties t...

September 18th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Letter: Once we were Americans

Letter: Once we were Americans

Twenty years ago we were reminded that we were Americans — not Blacks, Whites, gays or trans.We didn’t proclaim our separate categories. W...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Solar power makes sense

Letter: Solar power makes sense

Reading The Lima News editorial page on Sept. 7 and 11, I concluded that some of your correspondents are unaware that, according to the USDA, over one...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Leave the jobs to Lima workers

Letter: Leave the jobs to Lima workers

I am proud to stand with Ohio Jobs for Ohio Workers of Allen County in opposing Cenovus Energy’s announcement that it will replace 3,000 Lima ar...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Llewellyn King:

Llewellyn King:

An assuring legend is printed on U.S. bills: “This note is legal tender for all debts, public and private.” I have always been glad to kno...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Q: My two young teens are constantly begging me to buy them clothes. It’s become highly annoying. After reading your book on teenagers, I’...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Editorial: In today’s world, reworking voting districts a bad joke

Editorial: In today’s world, reworking voting districts a bad joke

Throughout their political careers, Lima’s Matt Huffman and Bob Cupp have built well-earned reputations for being able to broker agreements amon...

September 18th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


New materials can make Florida condos more durable

New materials can make Florida condos more durable

Unlike many diseases that afflict aging humans, there are already cures for the most common, serious and expensive threat to thousands of aging buildi...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: How to negotiate your way to a richer life

Liz Weston: How to negotiate your way to a richer life

Negotiating is an important personal finance skill that can help you earn more and pay less. Whether you’re discussing a job offer, dickering at...

September 18th, 2021 |  


How more homes may be for sale soon

How more homes may be for sale soon

The American housing market has been red hot. The combination of low borrowing rates, strong demand for more living and work-from-home space as the pa...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Sept. 9-15

Land transfers, Sept. 9-15

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 9 through 15. Figures reflect the sel...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: Basic consumer protection law

Legal-Ease: Basic consumer protection law

There are several Ohio and federal laws that protect consumers’ rights. Of course, a consumer in the general sense is anyone who buys something....

September 18th, 2021 |  


Car shows and more

Car shows and more

• Every Sunday through September 26 (weather permitting): Gathering of Mustangs, 6 to 8 p.m., in parking lot behind McDonald’s, 941 N. Cab...

September 17th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Got milkweed? Drop off your pods at bin in Akron

Got milkweed? Drop off your pods at bin in Akron

Have you been growing milkweed in an effort to save monarch butterflies? Or do you know where common milkweed is growing in the wild?It’s almost...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Ex-Buckeye has his fingers in a lot of pies

Ex-Buckeye has his fingers in a lot of pies

Part of the foundation for Kenny Peterson’s success was laid during his time as a defensive tackle for the 2002 Ohio State team that upset Miami...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Car crashes into rising drawbridge, killing girl, 8

Car crashes into rising drawbridge, killing girl, 8

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A car crashed into a drawbridge being raised in Ohio, killing an 8-year-old girl, authorities said. Toledo police said the c...

September 11th, 2021 |  


2,976 candles mark lives lost on 9/11

2,976 candles mark lives lost on 9/11

In Cuyahoga Falls, a bell rang thrice three times, and in Tallmadge, thousands of candles lined walkways in the city’s famous Circle. Communitie...

September 11th, 2021 updated: September 12th, 2021. |  


Democrats, NAACP sue over Ohio stand-your-ground gun bill

Democrats, NAACP sue over Ohio stand-your-ground gun bill

CLEVELAND — Lawmakers in Ohio’s Republican-dominated Legislature violated the state constitution when they added and approved a last-minut...

September 9th, 2021 |  


Remains of Ohio sailor to return to his hometown Wednesday

Remains of Ohio sailor to return to his hometown Wednesday

BERLIN HEIGHTS — The remains of a U.S. Navy sailor killed in a suicide bombing at Afghanistan’s Kabul airport will be returned to his home...

September 7th, 2021 |