NEWS


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Former Allen East band director Dellifield reports to jail
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Lima Municipal Court records
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NRA: Have we strayed too far?
Putnam County optometrist retires after 50 years

Putnam County optometrist retires after 50 years

GLANDORF — Brice Musser’s interest in optometry begin when he was in seventh grade. He retired April 9 after serving in the profession for...

April 25th, 2019 updated: April 25th, 2019. |  


ALL Youth class graduates

ALL Youth class graduates

LIMA — More than 20 students from area high schools have been learning about the Lima community since last fall.Wednesday night was graduation n...

April 25th, 2019 updated: April 25th, 2019. |  


Apollo Career Center hosting career expo

Apollo Career Center hosting career expo

LIMA — The Apollo Career Center Career Expo and Signing Day will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, at Apollo, 3325 Shawnee Road, Lima.There...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Red Cross blood donation in Coldwater

Red Cross blood donation in Coldwater

COLDWATER — There will be a blood donation opportunity from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, May 3, at Mercer Health, 800 W. Main St., Coldwater. .neFileB...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Apollo Career Center board to meet

LIMA — The Apollo Career Center Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 29, at Apollo, 3325 Shawnee Road, Lima.Apollo Career Center...

April 25th, 2019 |  


Moment to reminisce scheduled at Allen County Museum

Moment to reminisce scheduled at Allen County Museum

LIMA — All are invited to reminisce from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at the Allen County Museum, 620 W. Market St., Lima.The topic is memor...

April 25th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Boys basketball: Best resigns at Crestview
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Elida slides past Kalida
Braves pitching, Puig error add up to 3-1 win over Reds

Braves pitching, Puig error add up to 3-1 win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — With clutch hitting virtually non-existent, Atlanta’s pitching and Yasiel Puig’s leaky defense made the difference...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Ramirez, Bauers get key hits as Indians beat Marlins 6-2

Ramirez, Bauers get key hits as Indians beat Marlins 6-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona showed off his skills as a prognosticator before Wednesday’s game against Miami.Asked abou...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Bruins and Blue Jackets ready for 1st playoff matchup

Bruins and Blue Jackets ready for 1st playoff matchup

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins have home-ice advantage through a potential trip to the Stanley Cup Final, and they have the Columbus Blue Jacke...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Spartan netters garner win

Spartan netters garner win

HIGH SCHOOLTennisLima Senior 4, Toledo Whitmer 1TOLEDO — Lima Senior picked up its first win of the season and got singles wins from Phillip Kor...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Roethlisberger to remain with Steelers through 2021

Roethlisberger to remain with Steelers through 2021

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have reiterated repeatedly during an eventful offseason that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger remains th...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Reds edge Braves

Reds edge Braves

CINCINNATI — Yasiel Puig gave his fans reason to cheer with his first home run for the Reds in Cincinnati. Now he wants a dining recommendation ...

April 24th, 2019 updated: April 24th, 2019. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
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‘Jeopardy!’ champ passes $1 million mark
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Births
William Paul Gallagher Post

William Paul Gallagher Post

LIMA — He was barely 21 when he left to become a soldier of the Great War and barely 22 when he was killed more than 4,000 miles from the place ...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemApril 16 — Brittani and Dan Neeley, Harrod, girl.April 18 — Tara and Alexander Robertson, Lima, girl.April 19...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Sheryl Crow records ‘Redemption Day’ with Johnny Cash vocals

Sheryl Crow records ‘Redemption Day’ with Johnny Cash vocals

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — Sheryl Crow has released a political and spiritual song about war featuring vocals from the late Johnny Cash that will b...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Luke Perry’s final ‘Riverdale’ episode will air this week

Luke Perry’s final ‘Riverdale’ episode will air this week

Fans of “Riverdale” will say goodbye to Luke Perry’s character this week.Roberto Aguirre Sacasa, the creator of the hit show, announ...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Errant text message leads to kidney

Errant text message leads to kidney

ST. LOUIS — They wait behind curtains just a couple of hospital beds away from each other, a 59-year-old woman needing a kidney and a 30-year-ol...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 19 — Heather and Christopher Brim, Kenton, girl.April 21 — Kerrigan Besse and Michael ...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


OPINION


Chris Erskine: A sloppy kiss, wake-up call and reminder

Chris Erskine: A sloppy kiss, wake-up call and reminder

It’s 5 a.m. and something hairy and heated is atop my chest, gnawing at my mouth. Slurp. Slurp. Nibble. Nibble. Wake up, wake up, wake up …...

April 24th, 2019 |  


Cal Thomas: Democrats’ witch hunt has just begun

Cal Thomas: Democrats’ witch hunt has just begun

Objectivity, like Elvis, long ago left the building in Washington and so the report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller is being read and interpreted th...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Editorial: Midwest farmers need Congress to act on trade

If you’ve been on a rural highway in the Midwest lately, you possibly have seen a 25-foot RV with the logo “Farmers for Free Trade,”...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: Hey, what are those kids doing?

John Grindrod: Hey, what are those kids doing?

As I was driving on state Route 141, which connects Ironton and Gallipolis, while working on an unseasonably balmy late January day during our winter ...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Editorial: No collusion found, but no closure for U.S.

Editorial: No collusion found, but no closure for U.S.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation, released Thursday, lays out in anecdotes and legal analysis what U.S. Attor...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Column: Mueller report: How not to obstruct justice

Column: Mueller report: How not to obstruct justice

There are many ways to understand special counsel Robert Mueller’s long-anticipated report.It confirms, for anyone left doubting, that Russia di...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Allen County sees record low unemployment

Employers recognized for workplace safety

COLUMBUS — Forty-nine area employers were recognized by Gov. Mike DeWine and the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation for going one year without ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Liz Weston: 5 travel rewards myths that could cost you

Liz Weston: 5 travel rewards myths that could cost you

Twenty-four years ago, I knew so little about travel rewards that I took an around-the-world trip without signing up for a single frequent traveler pr...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Sears sues ex-CEO

Sears sues ex-CEO

CHICAGO — Sears Holdings Corp. has filed a lawsuit against its former chairman and CEO, Edward Lampert, and his hedge fund, claiming they wrongl...

April 20th, 2019 |  


MHCO employees nominated for STAR awards

MHCO employees nominated for STAR awards

ST. MARYS — Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio employees were nominated for LeadingAge Ohio STAR Awards.Those employees include Sandi Schaublin,...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Real Living CCR agents win agency awards

Real Living CCR agents win agency awards

LIMA — Real Living CCR agents were recognized for their work in 2018.Greg Stolly and Lisa Wenger were each awarded the real estate agency’...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Ask your folks about their financial plans

Ask your folks about their financial plans

Parents are often more than happy to offer financial advice to their kids. They like to feel needed and want to make sure you’re on solid financ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Inmates sue over what they call inhumane conditions at jail

Inmates sue over what they call inhumane conditions at jail

Twenty current and former inmates at a troubled county jail in Cleveland say in a lawsuit that they repeatedly have been denied medication or mental h...

April 24th, 2019 updated: April 24th, 2019. |  


AP joins global initiative to expand reporting on religion

The Associated Press is joining with the Religion News Service and the nonprofit publisher The Conversation to form a global initiative to expand news...

April 24th, 2019 |  


US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles

US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles ...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Hospital settles 3 lawsuits in excessive dose claims

Hospital settles 3 lawsuits in excessive dose claims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio hospital system where an intensive care doctor is accused of ordering excessive doses of painkillers for dozens o...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Carts help disabled Ohio dogs stay mobile

Carts help disabled Ohio dogs stay mobile

GALION — John Lizotte approached the makeshift pen with caution because the German shepherd was in full-on guard-dog mode, his deep-throated bar...

April 21st, 2019 |  


Proposed law requires Ohioans be at least 16½ for driver’s license

Proposed law requires Ohioans be at least 16½ for driver’s license

DAYTON — A bill before the Ohio Legislature requiring teenage drivers under 18 years old to use their learner’s permits for a full year wo...

April 21st, 2019 |