NEWS


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Lima Municipal Court records
Putnam County Common Pleas Court

Putnam County Common Pleas Court

Sept. 3 Nathaniel A. Estill, 36, 419 Scott St., Lima, was sentenced to six months in jail for nonsupport of dependents. He was given credit for 14 day...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Activists demand tougher federal review of Columbus police

Activists demand tougher federal review of Columbus police

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The announcement that the U.S. Justice Department will provide technical assistance to Columbus police — at the city̵...

September 16th, 2021 |  


FBI, task force raids in Lima net drugs, guns and money

FBI, task force raids in Lima net drugs, guns and money

LIMA — The West Central Ohio Crime Task Force, with assistance from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s North West Ohio Safe Streets Tas...

September 16th, 2021 |  


855 Afghan refugees coming to Ohio

855 Afghan refugees coming to Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nearly 900 Afghan refugees will be arriving in Ohio and placed within eight local resettlement agencies as part of the first gr...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Project Lifesaver sign-up fees waived in Putnam County

Project Lifesaver sign-up fees waived in Putnam County

OTTAWA — The Putnam County Sheriffs Office, in conjunction with the Putnam County Board of MRDD, has announced that Project Lifesaver is once ag...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Early closing at Allen Co. Probate/Juvenile Court on Friday

Early closing at Allen Co. Probate/Juvenile Court on Friday

LIMA — The Allen County Probate and Juvenile Court will close Friday at 2 p.m. and reopen on Monday, Sept. 20. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20...

September 16th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Volleyball: Lincolnview holds off Leipsic
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Lima area sports calendar
Listen to this week’s BuckEyes Podcast with Jim Naveau

Listen to this week’s BuckEyes Podcast with Jim Naveau

Jim Naveau shares insights about Ohio State's loss to Oregon, as well as thoughts from OSU coach Ryan Day as the Buckeyes move on to face Tulsa. ...

September 16th, 2021 updated: September 16th, 2021. |  


Shawnee still has work to do

Shawnee still has work to do

Shawnee has a lot to be excited about four weeks into the season. The Indians have opened up with a 4-0 mark, one of two teams in the Western Buckeye ...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Mayfield delivers strong message to Browns

Mayfield delivers strong message to Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield may have saved his strongest delivery for Sunday’s postgame.Moments after throwing a game-sealing interc...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast on high school football

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast on high school football

Jose Nogueras and David Trinko chat about the league races for football in the Lima region, including Lima Senior, Lima Central Catholic, Shawnee, Col...

September 15th, 2021 updated: September 15th, 2021. |  


Roundup: First high school football computer rankings released

Roundup: First high school football computer rankings released

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association released the first official weekly football computer ratings Tuesday. The weekly computer r...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Boys soccer: Miller City tops Kalida

Boys soccer: Miller City tops Kalida

KALIDA – Miller City senior goalkeeper Joseph Deitering quickly remembered three years ago when Kalida steamrolled his team.That made it all the...

September 14th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Concerts in the Lima area

Concerts in the Lima area

COLUMBUSGuns N’ Roses: Schottenstein Center, Sept. 23Extreme Rules: Nationwide Arena, Sept. 26Keith Sweat: Nationwide Arena, Oct. 8, 2021Dude Pe...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Supplements for high blood pressure

Supplements for high blood pressure

GW from Carmel, California, writes: “You have been very helpful in the past, so I thought I would pose another question to you. From my research...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Understanding sickle cell disease

Understanding sickle cell disease

Sickle cell disease, which is a group of inherited red blood cell disorders, affects approximately 100,000 people in the U.S., according to the Center...

September 15th, 2021 |  


The pandemic has disrupted preventive health care

The pandemic has disrupted preventive health care

Have you overlooked or postponed your health checkups during the unending 20-month pandemic?A new study suggests that U.S. cancer diagnoses have decli...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Roy Miller … a champion of Korean war vets, a habitual volunteer

Roy Miller … a champion of Korean war vets, a habitual volunteer

Lima native Wayne “Johnnie” Johnson made sure the nearly 500 Americans who perished around him during his more than three years as a priso...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Ford to lay off nearly 1,300 Lima workers

Ford to lay off nearly 1,300 Lima workers

LIMA — Approximately 1,300 workers at the Lima Ford Engine Plant will be temporarily sidelined Monday due to nationwide interruptions in the com...

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


OPINION


Lori Borgman: The gifts and treasures keep piling up

Lori Borgman: The gifts and treasures keep piling up

I have received some splendid thinking-of-you gifts lately — and it’s not my birthday or anything.A paper bookmark sits on my desk with ea...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Letter: And then came Joe

Letter: And then came Joe

First there was Carter and the Iranian hostage debacle, which lasted 444 days in 1979, gas shortages, inflation and stagnation. Then came Obama, theDe...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Column: Wise words from George W. Bush

Column: Wise words from George W. Bush

What a shame that so many prominent figures summon the moxie to speak the truth when it’s too late to do anything about it.So it went the other ...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Report finds STRS didn’t check its mat

“Surprise, surprise, surprise,” as TV character Gomer Pyle used to say.That’s the only possible response to the news that the state&...

September 15th, 2021 |  


HOLY COW! HISTORY: The forgotten president and the world’s most-spoken word

HOLY COW! HISTORY: The forgotten president and the world’s most-spoken word

It will happen billions of times today. From Belgium to Botswana and Bolivia to Belize, people around the globe will all say the same word. It’s...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Editorial: DeWine right to challenge White House

Employers all over America are looking for workers. Ironically, at the same time, many residents say they cannot find work.So why, then, would the Bid...

September 14th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Ford to lay off nearly 1,300 Lima workers
Rents rise in all big US cities for first time since COVID-19 hit

Rents rise in all big US cities for first time since COVID-19 hit

Apartment rents were up in August from a year earlier in all the top 30 U.S. metro areas, the first time that’s happened since the start of the ...

September 11th, 2021 |  


What questions should I ask before buying a condo?

What questions should I ask before buying a condo?

Q: In my golden years, I was anticipating selling my single-family home and buying a condo. After the recent tragedy and many other problems that have...

September 11th, 2021 |  


Looking for a good mechanic?

Looking for a good mechanic?

SEATTLE — When Mike Zebley took a job delivering tools to Seattle-area car shops this year, he quickly learned that what most of his customers n...

September 11th, 2021 |  


Trinko named executive director at Lima Convalescent Home

Trinko named executive director at Lima Convalescent Home

LIMA — The Lima Convalescent Home Foundation Board of Trustees has named Jessica Trinko as executive director of Lima Convalescent Home.As execu...

September 11th, 2021 |  


Apple iPhones and quality inflation

Apple iPhones and quality inflation

Apple’s first iPhone had an eye-popping price of $499 when it was introduced 14 years ago. That’s about $640 adjusted for inflation today....

September 11th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Sept. 2-8, 2021

Land transfers, Sept. 2-8, 2021

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 2-8, 2021. Figures reflect the sellin...

September 11th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


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 |  


‘A perfect storm’: Challenges of life in Appalachian Ohio affect children’s mental health

‘A perfect storm’: Challenges of life in Appalachian Ohio affect children’s mental health

WELLSTON, Ohio — Destiny Whiting understands what it’s like to wake up with a quiet dread that keeps her head pinned to the pillow, strugg...

September 7th, 2021 |  


University of Toledo won’t pay for house

University of Toledo won’t pay for house

TOLEDO – The University of Toledo will no longer provide a residence for UT’s leader and plan to sell the current presidential home for an...

September 6th, 2021 updated: September 7th, 2021. |