NEWS


Cridersville Healthcare Center helps residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s

Cridersville Healthcare Center helps residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s

CRIDERSVILLE — Cridersville Healthcare Center on 603 East Main St. has recently opened a new memory care unit, a place where dementia and Alzhei...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Unverferth files treatment motion in office theft case

Unverferth files treatment motion in office theft case

OTTAWA — Kyle Unverferth’s attorney, Robert Grzybowski, field a motion for treatment in lieu of conviction in his theft in office case.Unv...

July 17th, 2018 |  


ODOT discusses new garage project in Putnam County

ODOT discusses new garage project in Putnam County

OTTAWA — Representatives from the Ohio Department of Transportation met Tuesday with Putnam County Commissioners, the Putnam County Engineer, Ot...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

WASHINGTON (AP) — About a dozen members of Congress warned Tuesday that newspapers in their home states are in danger of reducing news coverage,...

July 17th, 2018 |  


US stocks rebound as tech and household goods companies rise

US stocks rebound as tech and household goods companies rise

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as retailers, technology and household goods companies all made solid gains and helped the market sh...

July 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Chemistry on the court makes Kidd, French winners

Chemistry on the court makes Kidd, French winners

LIMA - Sometimes it doesn’t take long for tennis players to find chemistry on the court.At this weekend’s Lima Area Tennis AssociationR...

July 15th, 2018 |  


Maples’ one-hitter leads Van Wert over Elida in ACME district

Maples’ one-hitter leads Van Wert over Elida in ACME district

Facing elimination against Elida in the District 4 ACME tournament Sunday, Van Wert needed a big pitching performance if the Cougars wanted to keep th...

July 15th, 2018 |  


Truex likes direction he’s going

Truex likes direction he’s going

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. is feeling confident after his most dominant performance this season.That’s understandable, considerin...

July 15th, 2018 |  


France on top of the World after win over Croatia

France on top of the World after win over Croatia

MOSCOW (AP) — Sliding across the rain-soaked turf holding the World Cup trophy tight, teenager Kylian Mbappe and the rest of France’s play...

July 15th, 2018 updated: July 15th, 2018. |  


Peraza’s 5 hits lead Reds past Cardinals, 8-2

Peraza’s 5 hits lead Reds past Cardinals, 8-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jose Peraza had a career-best five hits, Scooter Gennett drove in two runs and the Cincinnati Reds waited out a pair of rain de...

July 14th, 2018 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemJuly 13 — Melissa and Joseph Brincefield, New Bremen, boy; Sarah Bartchlett and Jeffrey Combs, Findlay, girl.July 14...

July 16th, 2018 |  


1st Comic-Con of the MeToo era grapples with harassment

1st Comic-Con of the MeToo era grapples with harassment

LOS ANGELES — Comic-Con, the annual gathering of more than 130,000 fans, artists, collectors and geek culture savants, has already been changed ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


90th birthday: Lucille Liles

90th birthday: Lucille Liles

LIMA — Lucille Liles is celebrating her 90th birthday.She was born July 19, 1928, to Will and Heidi Dawson. She married Emmitt Scott, who is dec...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Five generations: Willoughby family

Five generations: Willoughby family

Five generations of the Willoughby family gathered recently: Zachary Willoughby, Tim Willoughby, Nicholas Willoughby, Jack Willoughby and Alexandra Wi...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Real Life Mama: View from their eyes

Real Life Mama: View from their eyes

Just as I was trying on my new swimsuit and quietly criticizing myself for not being smaller here and less curvy there, Maylie came into the room and ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Ready, set, run

Ready, set, run

DELPHOS — Whether you’re supporting a cause, looking for motivation to keep up with your exercise routine or seeking a way to get started ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


John Grindrod: Farewell to my bromance, gone so inexplicably

John Grindrod: Farewell to my bromance, gone so inexplicably

A couple of Augusts ago, I wrote a column on who the people are that I’ve envied and how they have shifted over time. From my youthful fascinati...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Editorial: It’s depressingly clear that Trump is unwilling to get tough on Russia

Editorial: It’s depressingly clear that Trump is unwilling to get tough on Russia// Keyword-slug: BC-USRUSSIA-SUMMIT-EDITORIAL:LA _ op-ed, itop ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Carl P. Leubsdorf: A disastrous final chapter to Trump’s terrible European trip

Carl P. Leubsdorf: A disastrous final chapter to Trump’s terrible European trip

Special counsel Robert Mueller sent the White House a message last week that evidence proves that Vladimir Putin’s government was behind Russian...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Don Stratton: Run, don’t walk, to the pharmacy

Don Stratton: Run, don’t walk, to the pharmacy

Most medical professionals are recommending that anyone over the age of 50 get the new shingles vaccine, called Shingrix, particularly if they have ev...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Jim Krumel: The ‘potato chip man’ makes a point

Jim Krumel: The ‘potato chip man’ makes a point

Marv Adams will forever be known to me as the “potato chip man.”The truth is, the Elida resident is more than that.He’s actually qui...

July 16th, 2018 updated: July 16th, 2018. |  


Commentary: Seize this moment: 5 ways to improve teacher quality

Commentary: Seize this moment: 5 ways to improve teacher quality

I’ve spent most of my adult life working as an education reporter, including 11 years at the Chicago Tribune. I visited hundreds of classrooms a...

July 15th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


US stocks rebound as tech and household goods companies rise

US stocks rebound as tech and household goods companies rise

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as retailers, technology and household goods companies all made solid gains and helped the market sh...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Stocks fall as crude oil prices drop 4 percent; banks climb

Stocks fall as crude oil prices drop 4 percent; banks climb

NEW YORK (AP) — Major U.S. indexes closed mostly lower Monday as investors bought banks but sold most other types of stocks, including health ca...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Lower gas prices seen as temporary

Lower gas prices seen as temporary

LIMA — Gas prices have plummeted since last Wednesday, but this break is expected to be temporary, according to Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleu...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Lima-area drive-thrus offer customers comfort from car

Lima-area drive-thrus offer customers comfort from car

LIMA — For decades, Ohio residents have enjoyed the privilege of going through drive-thru carry-outs and ordering items such as alcohol from the...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Attendance flat at Cedar Point in 2017

Attendance flat at Cedar Point in 2017

SANDUSKY — Attendance at amusement parks in North America grew a modest 2.3 percent in 2017, buoyed by sharp growth at Walt Disney World’s...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Ask Brianna: How to fight about money and stay madly in love

Ask Brianna: How to fight about money and stay madly in love

“Ask Brianna” is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I’m here to help you manage your money, fin...

July 14th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Clerk accused of leaking search warrants pleads guilty

Clerk accused of leaking search warrants pleads guilty

CINCINNATI (AP) — A longtime clerk of courts employee in Ohio who was accused of leaking search warrants and warning potential law enforcement t...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Teen to be tried as an adult in pizza driver slaying

Teen to be tried as an adult in pizza driver slaying

TOLEDO (AP) — A 16-year-old boy who is charged in the fatal shooting of a woman delivering pizzas in Toledo will be tried as an adult.A judge ma...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Son of Greek billionaire found dead in Cleveland hotel room

Son of Greek billionaire found dead in Cleveland hotel room

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say cocaine was found in a Cleveland hotel room where the son of a Greek billionaire died.Cleveland.com reports 34-...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Author Irving wins literary peace award

Author Irving wins literary peace award

CINCINNATI — The author of novels such as “The World According to Garp” and “The Cider House Rules” that examine the com...

July 17th, 2018 |  


One woman dead, Walmart employee injured after being hit by car

One woman dead, Walmart employee injured after being hit by car

MENTOR — A woman was killed and a man was hurt after they were hit by a car Monday afternoon outside a Mentor Walmart, officials said.The uniden...

July 17th, 2018 updated: July 17th, 2018. |  


Bouncer shot and killed outside Irish bar

Bouncer shot and killed outside Irish bar

COLUMBUS (AP) — Police say a bouncer was shot and killed outside a bar in Columbus.The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says Robert Lamont...

July 16th, 2018 |