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3K Doggy Walk for Scholarships set

3K Doggy Walk for Scholarships set

LIMA — The 3K Doggy Walk for Scholarships will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 20, at Faurot Park, Pavilion 3, Lima. .neFileBlock { margin-botto...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Childhood friends, neighbors, former co-workers reminisce about Armstrong

Childhood friends, neighbors, former co-workers reminisce about Armstrong

WAPAKONETA — Those who knew Wapakoneta native Neil Armstrong growing up described him as a boy who had a fascination with space that grew even s...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Lima man accused of rape wants statements tossed

Lima man accused of rape wants statements tossed

LIMA — A 35-year-old Lima man charged with three counts of rape for allegedly forcing himself sexually upon his stepdaughter’s friend is a...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Red Cross blood donation scheduled in Burkettsville

Red Cross blood donation scheduled in Burkettsville

BURKETTSVILLE — There will be a blood donation opportunity from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 20, at the Shelter House, 100 W. Main St., Burkett...

July 15th, 2019 |  


State gives final approval for Wapak dispensary

State gives final approval for Wapak dispensary

WAPAKONETA — Eagle Dispensaries has received a certificate of operation from Ohio’s medical marijuana control program for its Wapakoneta m...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Semis collide at U.S. 30 near Thayer Road

Semis collide at U.S. 30 near Thayer Road

BEAVERDAM — Three people were taken to Lima Memorial Health System with non-life threatening injuries after one commercial truck rear-ended anot...

July 15th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Roundup: Rain postpones ACME district title game
Indians pitcher Kluber progressing

Indians pitcher Kluber progressing

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Corey Kluber is expected to start throwing off the mound this week after a meeting with the front office, coaching staff and m...

July 15th, 2019 |  


British Open tough to defend

British Open tough to defend

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Golf’s oldest championship is all about tradition, and this is one Francesco Molinari could have done without...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Looking for right ESports definition as endeavor grows

Looking for right ESports definition as endeavor grows

ESports has been referenced as electronic gaming but research would indicate that is not a sufficient description of the new sport that is taking over...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Scott does his homework on British Open course

Scott does his homework on British Open course

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — Adam Scott already has spent seven days at Royal Portrush, three of them with Darren Clarke, and the advice wa...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Van Wert, St. Marys will play for ACME district title

Van Wert, St. Marys will play for ACME district title

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP – After Saturday’s frustrating loss to Van Wert, Elida ACME baseball coach Jared Blymyer knew his team could not afford t...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Kim fires 66, wins Marathon Classic

Kim fires 66, wins Marathon Classic

SYLVANIA (AP) — Sei Young Kim won the Marathon Classic on Sunday for her second LPGA Tour victory of the season, making five straight birdies in...

July 14th, 2019 |  


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TV specials recount 1969 landing

TV specials recount 1969 landing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 1969 moon landing turned an achievement seen only in the imagination and sci-fi movies into a most improbable television ...

July 13th, 2019 |  


“Spider-Man: Far From Home” – PG-13

“Spider-Man: Far From Home” – PG-13

The Story“You’ve got to decide, Peter, if you’re going to step up,” says Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson). “I need that! Th...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Real Life Mama: The value of fear

Real Life Mama: The value of fear

These past few weeks, I started noticing a change in my 4-year-old, Reagan, and I couldn’t wait to share it. However, the excitement of my matur...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Pamela and Robert Hefner

Pamela and Robert Hefner

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hefner are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A family trip to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is planned.Hefn...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Susan and Michael Sarakaitis

Susan and Michael Sarakaitis

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Michael Sarakaitis are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A family dinner was held in Columbus, and a trip is planned for a l...

July 13th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: Seeing words a sight for sore eyes

David Trinko: Seeing words a sight for sore eyes

I came home from the eye doctor a few days ago, and my phone buzzed.I pulled it out and realized something terrifying: I couldn’t read.My eyes w...

July 13th, 2019 updated: July 13th, 2019. |  


OPINION


Toronto star: Car manufacturers must consider women’s safety

Toronto star: Car manufacturers must consider women’s safety

More women than men are licenced to drive cars in the United States and they influence 80 per cent of car purchasing decisions. But you’d never ...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Ron Lora: The value of learning American history

Ron Lora: The value of learning American history

We live in a time of heightened political passion and conflict. As populist tides are on the rise, our national political institutions have become inc...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: The day Armstong surprised crowd, gave rare interview

Jim Krumel: The day Armstong surprised crowd, gave rare interview

Nearly 25 years have passed since that July 17, 1994, afternoon in New Knoxville.There were whispers that day about Neil Armstrong possibly attending ...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Jay Ambrose: Minimal help through minimum wages

Jay Ambrose: Minimal help through minimum wages

If you’re thinking of raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, you need maximum compassion, and liberals don’t have it. Promises o...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Letter: Slower than snail mail

Letter: Slower than snail mail

The US Postal service is letting down its customers.On June 26 I mailed three letters from my mailbox. Today is July 10. One letter went to an address...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Stephen L. Carter: I’m going to miss Ross Perot

Stephen L. Carter: I’m going to miss Ross Perot

Here’s my favorite memory of Ross Perot: During his 1992 run for the White House, he kept pointing out that Capitol Hill was the only workplace ...

July 13th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


When politics and financing don’t mix

When politics and financing don’t mix

SAN FRANCISCO — When Tom Steyer was running a hedge fund in 2000, he wrote a letter telling some wealthy investors their money would soon flow t...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Liz Weston: Teach your teen about college costs starting now

Liz Weston: Teach your teen about college costs starting now

Many families struggle to pay college expenses for one or two kids. Certified financial planner Sarah Carlson, mother of two sets of twins, will soon ...

July 13th, 2019 |  


How your 2019 vacation can pay for your 2020 vacation

How your 2019 vacation can pay for your 2020 vacation

If you’re gearing up for summer vacation, you might be wincing at the cost. Plane tickets, hotels, rental cars, meals and activities can turn an...

July 13th, 2019 |  


LeSaint Logistics recognized for workplace safety

LeSaint Logistics recognized for workplace safety

LIMA — LeSaint Logistics has received a safety partner award from Manpower Lima.The award is given to companies with below industry average OSHA...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Lima attorney reappointed to OSBA role

Lima attorney reappointed to OSBA role

LIMA — Attorney Robert H. Meyer was reappointed chair of the Ohio State Bar Association’s solo, small firms and general practice section.M...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, July 4-10

Land transfers, July 4-10

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running July 4 through 10. Figures reflect the sell...

July 13th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio immigrants anxious ahead of deportation raids set to start Sunday

Ohio immigrants anxious ahead of deportation raids set to start Sunday

COLUMBUS — Although no Ohio cities are named on a list of about a dozen places likely to be subject to immigration raids starting Sunday, many o...

July 13th, 2019 |  


New 326 area code coming to southern Ohio

New 326 area code coming to southern Ohio

DAYTON — Parts of Ohio are preparing for the addition of a new area code and mandated 10-digit dialing in early 2020.Next March, area code 326 w...

July 13th, 2019 |  


Trump pushes trade deal in formerly blue Wisconsin

Trump pushes trade deal in formerly blue Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Donald Trump barnstormed for his new trade deal with Mexico and Canada during a visit to Wisconsin on Friday, hoping ...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Northeast Ohio measles patient has state’s first confirmed case since 2017

Northeast Ohio measles patient has state’s first confirmed case since 2017

A young adult from Stark County has the state’s first confirmed case of measles since 2017.The Ohio Department of Health said the person recentl...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Man accused in slayings of son, 3 others pleads not guilty

Man accused in slayings of son, 3 others pleads not guilty

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of killing four people including his ex-girlfriend and their 6-year-old son pleaded not guilty to aggravated murd...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Man charged in slayings of 4, including his 6-year-old son

Man charged in slayings of 4, including his 6-year-old son

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man charged with killing four people, including two children, is the father of a 6-year-old boy who was one of the victims, p...

July 11th, 2019 |