NEWS


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Land transfers, Feb. 7-13
Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

COLUMBUS — For two consecutive months, Ohio income tax collections have fallen noticeably short of estimates, although overall tax revenue remai...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

COLUMBUS — About 9,000 people who collected money last year from Ohio’s unclaimed-funds operation have received a tax form that includes i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank4.375 / 3...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Bluffton Hospital makes ‘Top 100’ critical access list

Bluffton Hospital makes ‘Top 100’ critical access list

BLUFFTON — Bluffton Hospital was named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital by The Chartis Center of Rural Health. The Chartis Center’s rank...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Caring for adult children with special needs

Legal-Ease: Caring for adult children with special needs

Many people have children with special needs such as Down syndrome, developmental disabilities and even autism at the more extreme ends of that spectr...

February 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Boys basketball: Kalida secures PCL crown in convincing fashion

Boys basketball: Kalida secures PCL crown in convincing fashion

CONTINENTAL — PCL. PCL.The Kalida student section began the chant with one minute left in the game against Continental as the Wildcats closed in...

February 16th, 2019 updated: February 16th, 2019. |  


Coldwater claims girls sectional title in D-II bowling

Coldwater claims girls sectional title in D-II bowling

WAPAKONETA — “We are at the end of the first game and there is not a 200 in the house!” were the words shared by Brian Vanmeter, the...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 15

Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 15

BoysAkr. Hoban 55, Cle. Cent. Cath. 49Akr. SVSM 78, Lakewood St. Edward 64Albany Alexander 67, Nelsonville-York 56Alliance 69, Can. South 40Alliance M...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Live high school basketball scoreboard

Live high school basketball scoreboard

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

February 15th, 2019 updated: February 15th, 2019. |  


No major changes for deer hunters next season

No major changes for deer hunters next season

Deer hunters will see little change next season if proposals are passed by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its meeting April 10.Deer bag limits will rema...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Lima Senior Athletic Hall of Fame inductions Saturday

Lima Senior Athletic Hall of Fame inductions Saturday

LIMA — This year’s Lima City Schools Athletic Hall of Fame class will be inducted during a program and dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday at the UN...

February 15th, 2019 updated: February 15th, 2019. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Pow wow provides chance to share, learn about culture

Pow wow provides chance to share, learn about culture

LIMA — Those interested in learning more about Native American culture will have the chance do to so at the 10th annual Honoring our Native Heri...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Pompeii dig uncovers Narcissus fresco

Pompeii dig uncovers Narcissus fresco

MILAN — Archaeologists have discovered a fresco in an ancient Pompeii residence that portrays the mythological hunter Narcissus, who fell in lov...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterFeb. 14 — Ronnie and Brandon Baker, Wapakoneta, girl; Danielle and Tyler Sparks, Kenton, girl. .neFi...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: If you knead a laugh

Quinn on Nutrition: If you knead a laugh

In spite of the sub-zero cold, at least one reader in Minnesota continues to keep his spirits up. “If you smile while reading this,” he wr...

February 13th, 2019 |  


People magazine names the most stylish stars

People magazine names the most stylish stars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — They are the A-listers who wow on the red carpet. Ahead of the Academy Awards, People magazine on Wednesday released its list...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemFeb. 12 — Shelby Newland and Johnathan Croft, Wapakoneta, girl; Halena and Kyle Nolte, Lima, boy.Mercy Health-St. Rit...

February 13th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Editorial: Trump blurs the meaning of ‘national emergency’

America has survived many national emergencies. Presidents have dealt with innumerable crises. Being forced to sign a compromise-laden spending bill d...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Robert Latta: Blocking pro-life legislation shameful

Robert Latta: Blocking pro-life legislation shameful

It’s not often that I’m surprised by statements made by elected officials. In Congress and around the country, I understand that Americans...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Ken Pollitz: Twins run in our family

Ken Pollitz: Twins run in our family

Odds were certainly not in our favor. There would be hundreds of entries all vying for coveted prizes, trophies or gift certificates. Our submission w...

February 15th, 2019 |  


History will condemn Trump

The Center for Constitutional Rights issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s invocation of emergency executive power to ...

February 15th, 2019 |  


‘Nobody cares’ about the deficit

After winning election in 2010, Rep. Mick Mulvaney, co-founder with Jim Jordan of the deeply conservative House Freedom Caucus, regularly issued scath...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Letter: A birthday I won’t forget

Letter: A birthday I won’t forget

I was celebrating my birthday this month at the Beer Barrel on Market Street. A friend and I were having lunch when a lady unknown to us approached me...

February 14th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Land transfers, Feb. 7-13

Land transfers, Feb. 7-13

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Feb. 7 through 13, 2019. Figures reflect th...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

In an article about online dating on Psychology Today’s website, the author says, “Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and conventional wisd...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Lima native writes inspirational book

Lima native writes inspirational book

LIMA — Christina Ryan Claypool, a regular Lima News contributing columnist, has authored a new book, “Secrets of the Pastor’s Wife: ...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

COLUMBUS — For two consecutive months, Ohio income tax collections have fallen noticeably short of estimates, although overall tax revenue remai...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

COLUMBUS — About 9,000 people who collected money last year from Ohio’s unclaimed-funds operation have received a tax form that includes i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

COLUMBUS — For two consecutive months, Ohio income tax collections have fallen noticeably short of estimates, although overall tax revenue remai...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

COLUMBUS — About 9,000 people who collected money last year from Ohio’s unclaimed-funds operation have received a tax form that includes i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Sherrod Brown defends decision not to endorse Green New Deal

Sherrod Brown defends decision not to endorse Green New Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Sherrod Brown, a potential 2020 Democratic presidential contender, shrugged off arguments from liberals on Tuesday that s...

February 12th, 2019 |  


State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s road maintenance and infrastructure are facing an “impending crisis” unless more funding is provided fo...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Study says soccer stadium noise could impact Music Hall

Study says soccer stadium noise could impact Music Hall

CINCINNATI (AP) — A study has found that game day noise from the coming stadium for Cincinnati’s soccer team could disrupt performances an...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Teens’ barn legislation is a years-long lesson in lawmaking

Teens’ barn legislation is a years-long lesson in lawmaking

COLUMBUS (AP) — Spanning more than four years, it’s likely Westerville Central High School’s longest class project ever.But to the f...

February 10th, 2019 |