NEWS


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Special grand jury clears cops in SWAT team shooting death
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Births
Wapak trooper involved in 3-county chase that ends in arrest

Wapak trooper involved in 3-county chase that ends in arrest

WAPAKONETA — A Dayton man was arrested Thursday after leading a trooper from the Wapakoneta post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol on a chase tha...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Marriage license applications filed in Allen County

Marriage license applications filed in Allen County

LIMA — The following individuals recently applied for marriage licenses in Allen County:Bradley Metzger and Kayla Miller, both of Delphos; Joshu...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Lima Municipal Court records

Lima Municipal Court records

Oct. 9Joy Burket, 52, of 126 Weaver St Apt 1, Xenia, pleaded no contest and found guilty of OVI. Sentence: 5 days jail. 5 days suspended. $600 fine.Je...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Leipsic Community Center offering walk-in clinic

Leipsic Community Center offering walk-in clinic

LEIPSIC — There will be a walk-in flu clinic from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at Leipsic Community Center, 120 E. Main St., Leipsic.The fi...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE400 block of North Elizabeth Street, Lima — The destruction of property was reported Wednesday.600 block of East Third Street, Lima &...

October 17th, 2019 updated: October 17th, 2019. |  


Lima man sentenced to 4 years for vehicle attack on wife

Lima man sentenced to 4 years for vehicle attack on wife

LIMA — A Lima man who injured his wife by ramming her parked car with his own vehicle has been sentenced to four years in prison.James Boroff, 3...

October 17th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Roundup: All-NWC honors announced in soccer, volleyball

Roundup: All-NWC honors announced in soccer, volleyball

The Northwest Conference has announced all-conference selections in boys and girls soccer and volleyball.In boys soccer, Bluffton’s Matt Daws (p...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

David, Jose and Tom look back at Week 7 games and what's coming up in Week 8 of the 2019 football season in the Lima region. ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Cole pitches Astros past Yankees

Cole pitches Astros past Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) — A gritty Gerrit Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate an...

October 15th, 2019 |  


LCC defeats Ottoville in three sets

LCC defeats Ottoville in three sets

LIMA – Ottoville made it competitive in the first set of Tuesday’s Division IV sectional semifinal volleyball matchup against Lima Central...

October 15th, 2019 |  


New school: Beilein leaves college to teach young Cavs

New school: Beilein leaves college to teach young Cavs

CLEVELAND (AP) — John Beilein stood at midcourt with his arms folded and watched as the Cavaliers pushed through practice drills that the former...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Browns’ Mayfield slowed by hip injury, but should face Pats

Browns’ Mayfield slowed by hip injury, but should face Pats

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield will have extra time to prepare for the unbeaten Patriots. He needs it.Cleveland’s quarterback was limit...

October 15th, 2019 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Scotty McCreery returning to Civic Center

Scotty McCreery returning to Civic Center

LIMA — Since performing in a sold-out Veterans Memorial Civic Center in 2014, country artist Scotty McCreery has released the album “Seaso...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: An apple a day

Quinn on Nutrition: An apple a day

Does an apple a day really keep the doctor away? I hope so, because my trees are groaning with hundreds of these beauties this year.I decided to see i...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Wanted: Veterans Day tribute

Wanted: Veterans Day tribute

Veterans Day is Nov. 11, and The Lima News is interested in hearing from our readers for a special publication planned for Nov. 10. We are seeking sto...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove Awards

Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle reigned at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association’s Dove Awards on Tuesday, winni...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemOct. 14 — Leah Hartley and Michael Risner, Kenton, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterOct. 14 — C...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Grand Army of the Republic

Grand Army of the Republic

LIMA — By 1908 the men newspapers called “the gallant boys in blue,” who had marched off to war full of youthful bravado in 1861, ha...

October 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Letter: Getting real on guns
George Will: Progressives are all too willing to cut constitutional corners

George Will: Progressives are all too willing to cut constitutional corners

WASHINGTON — Presidential aspirant Beto O’Rourke, thrashing about in an attempt to be noticed, says tax exemptions should be denied to chu...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Jerry Zezima: The kindest cut of all

Jerry Zezima: The kindest cut of all

In this age of rampant egotism and false pride, it’s nice to know that there is still a genuine star who hasn’t let fame go to his head, e...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Letter: Win at all costs

Letter: Win at all costs

It’s become painfully apparent the mantra of our country is “Win At Any Cost.” This pertains to sports, business and especially, pol...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Letter: You’rea good group, Elida theater

Letter: You’rea good group, Elida theater

I think anyone who didn’t see the “Charlie Brown you’re a Good Man” musical really missed out.It was put on by the Elida High ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Noah Feldman: Giuliani is a sideshow. Trump’s abuse of power is the main event

Noah Feldman: Giuliani is a sideshow. Trump’s abuse of power is the main event

The news that two associates of Rudy Giuliani have been charged with funneling illegal campaign contributions from Ukraine to the United States is ine...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Trump has blood on his hands, meaning so does America

Kathleen Parker: Trump has blood on his hands, meaning so does America

WASHINGTON — So let me get this straight: President Trump ordered the removal of American troops from northern Syria, knowing that Turkey would ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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GM, UAW reach tentative deal that could end strike

Mercy plans medical education center

LIMA — Construction of Mercy Health – St. Rita’s new $15 million medical residency campus will begin soon as the hospital seeks to s...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Business group offers ‘Boost’ for diversty

Business group offers ‘Boost’ for diversty

LIMA — Young business leaders have banded together to form Boost — Building One’s Opportunities Starting Today — in the hopes ...

October 14th, 2019 updated: October 15th, 2019. |  


Weinstein: Don’t increase the ethanol mandate, get rid of it

Weinstein: Don’t increase the ethanol mandate, get rid of it

What with trade wars, floods and other disruptions, this has been a tough year for America’s Midwestern farmers, especially those who grow corn....

October 14th, 2019 |  


Chase column: Nuclear power struggling to compete on a level playing field with natural gas and renewables

Chase column: Nuclear power struggling to compete on a level playing field with natural gas and renewables

Nuclear power struggling to compete on a level playing field with natural gas and renewablesWe’re now getting an idea of just how expensive buil...

October 14th, 2019 updated: October 14th, 2019. |  


RTA offers free rides to Makerfest

LIMA — Allen County RTA will provide free transportation to the Makerfest job fair on Saturday. Rides will run every 30 minutes from 9 a.m. to n...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Can career counselors persuade today’s youth to stay in Allen County? OMJ tests idea

Can career counselors persuade today’s youth to stay in Allen County? OMJ tests idea

LIMA — The youth exodus has long plagued Allen County, threatening to destabilize the county’s workforce as the population ages. ThereR...

October 12th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


DeWine reminds Ohioans about new license to fly

DeWine reminds Ohioans about new license to fly

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Registrar Charles Norman, Transportation Security Administration (TSA)...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Annual Stand Down gives free goods, services to nearly 600 veterans

Annual Stand Down gives free goods, services to nearly 600 veterans

Phyllis Collins and her motorized scooter zipped up and down the rows and aisles of the Central Ohio Stand Down event so fast Tuesday that the 46-year...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Cuyahoga County Jail officers plead guilty to beating mentally ill man

Cuyahoga County Jail officers plead guilty to beating mentally ill man

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Two Cuyahoga County Jail officers pleaded guilty Tuesday to unleashing a beating on a mentally-ill man who they strapped to a ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Current policies lead some Ohio medical board cases to be closed before thorough investigation, union says

Current policies lead some Ohio medical board cases to be closed before thorough investigation, union says

People who file complaints against doctors and several other medical-related professionals must be interviewed in a neutral location or in a remote ma...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Franklinton set to celebrate historic home

Franklinton set to celebrate historic home

A public celebration is set for Saturday on behalf of Harrison House, a 212-year-old Franklinton structure that’s finally getting its due with a...

October 15th, 2019 |