NEWS


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Land transfers, Oct. 11-Oct. 17
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Village of Elida to hold meeting
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Home loan rates
Allen Met Housing Authority to hold board meeting

Allen Met Housing Authority to hold board meeting

LIMA — The Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority will hold a board meeting at noon Tuesday at the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority, 600 S. Ma...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: Communicate first, then plan

Legal-Ease: Communicate first, then plan

Comfort with each other can sometimes lead us to replace communication with presumptions. For example, a husband may conclude that there is no reason ...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Get This: Putin’s ex-bodyguard rejects TV debate after duel challenge

Get This: Putin’s ex-bodyguard rejects TV debate after duel challenge

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin’s former bodyguard has rejected an opposition leader’s invitation for a television debate aft...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Makerfest: Job fair prep

Makerfest: Job fair prep

LIMA — Makerfest’s extreme interview makeover and mock interview Friday at Veterans Memorial Civic Center has helped Lima-area high school...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 19th, 2018. |  


Enrollment stable at area colleges

Enrollment stable at area colleges

LIMA — Enrollment is mixed for area colleges and universities for the fall semester.The Ohio State University-Lima reported last month steady en...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 20th, 2018. |  


Lima man allegedly robbed, beat hookers

Lima man allegedly robbed, beat hookers

LIMA — A Lima man who police say robbed and beat two female escorts he contacted to engage in sexual activity for hire was arraigned Friday in A...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 19th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


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Lehman Catholic rallies in second half to beat Perry
Undefeated LCC runs past Troy Christian

Undefeated LCC runs past Troy Christian

LIMA — All season long, Lima Central Catholic has proven it can light up the scoreboard.The T-Birds have scored, on average, 41 points per game ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Unexpected fake punt propels Columbus Grove past Allen East

Unexpected fake punt propels Columbus Grove past Allen East

HARROD – Columbus Grove punter Caleb Barrientes thought he had the green light for a fake punt and took it.It’s a good thing he made it.Ba...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 19th, 2018. |  


Lima sports calendar

Lima sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Live high school football scoreboard

Live high school football scoreboard

Check out LimaScores.com’s live scoreboard of Lima-area high school football games. try{f_cbload("758410006b62b02f705f4595aeed","https:");}...

October 19th, 2018 updated: October 19th, 2018. |  


Bath’s Bolons drop opener at Division II girls state tennis tournament

Bath’s Bolons drop opener at Division II girls state tennis tournament

MASON — Bath’s Ruby and Esther Bolon fell in the first round of the Division II girls state tennis tournament at Lindner Family Tennis Cen...

October 19th, 2018 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
“Disney’s The AristoCats Kids” cast rehearses at Encore Theatre.

“Disney’s The AristoCats Kids” cast rehearses at Encore Theatre.

LIMA — The Lewis Family McDonald’s Youth Theatre brings a popular feline production to Encore Theatre this weekend with “Disney̵...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Apples, much more at Van Wert Apple Festival

Apples, much more at Van Wert Apple Festival

VAN WERT — It’s all about apples, fun and shopping at the 32nd annual Van Wert Apple Festival today and Saturday at the Van Wert County Fa...

October 18th, 2018 |  


“First Man” – PG-13

“First Man” – PG-13

The Story1969: Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling) and his two young sons talk about his upcoming Apollo moon-landing mission: “Dad, are you coming ba...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemOct. 11 — Nicole and Ryan Nolan, St. Marys, boy.Oct. 16 — Danielle and Matthew Castle, Ada, boy.Mercy Health-St...

October 18th, 2018 |  


St. Rita’s health focus: Oncology rehab

St. Rita’s health focus: Oncology rehab

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Everywhere in the community, there are pink ribbons, socks and even wiper blades.The stats are scar...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Quinn on Nutrition:

Quinn on Nutrition:

Some refer to it as “cultured” or “cell-based” meat. Others call it “fake” meat. What is it? It’s a new tech...

October 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Letter: Danger in Delphos: A death trap

This letter is to warn the community about a danger in Delphos.After taking my dog to “potty” late at night in the summer months, it is co...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Doug Oplinger: Ohioans offer solutions for vibrancy

Doug Oplinger: Ohioans offer solutions for vibrancy

Ohio’s mainstream gubernatorial candidates — Richard Cordray and Mike DeWine — have plans for improving life in Ohio. How do those p...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Prison dog program has positive impact

Prison dog program has positive impact

I am the Executive Director and Humane Agent for the Clark County SPCA in Springfield, Ohio. I was formerly the Shelter Coordinator for the Humane Soc...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Letter: Great year for Botkins boys soccer team

Congratulations to the Botkins boys soccer team and their coaches. They won their fourth consecutive Western Ohio Soccer league crown. They outscored ...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Letter: Trump making America stronger

Wasn’t President Trump a registered Democrat before he became president? Wasn’t he amazingly elected by the people of the USA and not thro...

October 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank4.875 / 4...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: Communicate first, then plan

Legal-Ease: Communicate first, then plan

Comfort with each other can sometimes lead us to replace communication with presumptions. For example, a husband may conclude that there is no reason ...

October 20th, 2018 |  


Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen receives recognition

Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen receives recognition

LIMA — The Capabilities Lima Community Club recently announced that Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen received the 2018 “Community Partner of t...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Grand Lake Health offers Welcome Home Baby program

Grand Lake Health offers Welcome Home Baby program

ST. MARYS — Grand Lake Home Health and Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Birth Center is now offering a new Welcome Home Baby program.Th...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Garmann/Miller Architects-Engineers welcomes new staff

Garmann/Miller Architects-Engineers welcomes new staff

MINSTER — Garmann/Miller Architects-Engineers recently hired a new a firm lead, a mechanical engineer/designer and director of marketing/communi...

October 19th, 2018 |  


CEO of Guardian Energy elected as Renewable Fuels Association vice chair

LIMA — Jeanne McCaherty, CEO of Guardian Energy, in Janesville, Minn., was recently elected as the vice chair of the Renewable Fuels Association...

October 19th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Canton relatives fight using barbell, knife

Canton relatives fight using barbell, knife

CANTON — When a young man threatened a 64-year-old relative with a knife, the older man grabbed a barbell and hit him in the head.So the young m...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Police officer lectures black 11-year-old carrying BB gun

Police officer lectures black 11-year-old carrying BB gun

COLUMBUS — A police officer in Columbus instructed an 11-year-old caught Saturday with a BB gun to remember one name: Tyre King.The 13-year-old ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


2 lawsuits in Ohio follow Supreme Court ruling on union fees

2 lawsuits in Ohio follow Supreme Court ruling on union fees

COLUMBUS (AP) — Months after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled government workers can’t be required to contribute to labor unions representing ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Man pleads no contest in killing of future mother-in-law

Man pleads no contest in killing of future mother-in-law

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 21-year-old Cleveland-area man has pleaded no contest in the stabbing and shooting death of his future mother-in-law.Prosecut...

October 17th, 2018 |  


DeWine not alone in GOP facing pre-existing conditions push

DeWine not alone in GOP facing pre-existing conditions push

COLUMBUS (AP) — Democrat Richard Cordray has been barraging his Republican opponent in Ohio’s governor’s race as someone who wants t...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

CLEVELAND (AP) — Candidates in Ohio’s U.S. senate campaign sparred Sunday over health care, approaches to climate change, student loan deb...

October 14th, 2018 |