NEWS


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Shawnee students ‘feed the tribe’
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Lima home deemed ‘total loss’ following morning fire
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Free Thanksgiving dinner planned in Lima
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Lima man pleads to reduced charge of robbery
Roberts, Trump spar in extraordinary scrap over judges

Roberts, Trump spar in extraordinary scrap over judges

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump and Chief Justice John Roberts clashed Wednesday in an extraordinary public dispute over the independence of ...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Stocks edge higher on Wall Street after 2 days of big losses

Stocks edge higher on Wall Street after 2 days of big losses

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. finished mostly higher Wednesday, a break after two days of steep losses. Technology and internet companies and re...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Lettuce warning looms over Thanksgiving dinner

Lettuce warning looms over Thanksgiving dinner

NEW YORK — Avoid all romaine lettuce, but don’t worry about your turkey.With two food poisoning outbreaks making headlines before Thanksgi...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Christmas At Apollo Craft Show

Christmas At Apollo Craft Show

LIMA — Apollo Career Center will hold Christmas At Apollo Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Apollo Career Center, 3325 Shawn...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Coldwater honor roll

Grade 7High Honors (11.00 GPA or Better): Carter Bertke, Lex Cowan, Carson Doenges, Drew Eyink, Justin Gruss, Isaac Hannewald, Carter May, Emma May, A...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Equestrian program hosting open house

Equestrian program hosting open house

CRIDERSVILLE — As part of #GivingTuesday, The Equestrian Therapy Program will be hosting an open house at its location, 22532 Bowsher Road, Crid...

November 21st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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2018 Dream Team: Recker raising the bar at Van Wert
Michigan will see different Haskins in Round 2

Michigan will see different Haskins in Round 2

COLUMBUS – Eleven games into Dwayne Haskins’ first season as Ohio State’s starting quarterback his teammates and coach Urban Meyer s...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Roundup: Ohio Northern improves to 3-0 in women’s hoops

Roundup: Ohio Northern improves to 3-0 in women’s hoops

ADA — Senior Jenna Dirksen led 13 Ohio Northern players in the scoring column with 12 points as ONU defeated area-rival Defiance 90-45 Tuesday e...

November 20th, 2018 |  


No. 23 Ohio State sheds Samford in men’s basketball

No. 23 Ohio State sheds Samford in men’s basketball

COLUMBUS — Kaleb Wesson scored 17 points, Keyshawn Woods added 14 and No. 23 Ohio State shook off a sluggish first half to beat scrappy Samford ...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Top 4 unchanged in playoff rankings

Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, marking the first time in the five-y...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Smith, Cavaliers parting ways

Smith, Cavaliers parting ways

CLEVELAND — J.R. Smith’s bumpy-but-never-boring stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers is over.The team said Tuesday that the disgruntled forwa...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Northwest Conference scholar athletes

Northwest Conference scholar athletes

Northwest Conference Scholar Athletes are determined as follows:1. Must be a letter winner in the sport.2. Gold Level — GPA of 3.5 to 4.0 during...

November 20th, 2018 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemNov. 19 — Misty Kohli and Arron Stanley, Lima, boy.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterNov. 16 — Sara...

November 21st, 2018 |  


From our readers

From our readers

Area readers are always kind in sharing with us their treasured photographs for Reminisce. We continue to accept photos or story ideas of older times ...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemNov. 17 — Cara Carpenter and James Wickline, Wapakoneta, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterNov. 16 ...

November 19th, 2018 |  


90th birthday: Betty Hawk

90th birthday: Betty Hawk

LIMA — Betty Rose Hawk is celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Dec. 9 at Lafayette United Methodist Church.She was bor...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Real Life Mama: Feeling thankful

Real Life Mama: Feeling thankful

Sometimes, I open up my laptop and my fingers cannot type as fast as my brain is spitting words out. And sometimes, the day after my column is due (th...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Ruby and Dennie Cottle

Ruby and Dennie Cottle

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Dennie Keith Cottle are celebrating 70 years of marriage with a family dinner at the Eagles.Cottle and the former Ruby Rice ...

November 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Letter: Thankful for beauty in world

Whenever Thanksgiving comes, we all look back on what we’re most thankful for. Many say they are thankful for their families and friends. Howeve...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Kendrick Shope: Consumers are not the real winners this holiday shopping season

Kendrick Shope: Consumers are not the real winners this holiday shopping season

By now, you’ve probably seen the ads for all the big sales starting up with Black Friday, then on to Cyber Monday and continuing throughout the ...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Ivanka’s email scandal has a familiar moral

Ivanka Trump used her personal email account last year to handle as many as 100 discussions of official White House matters. If that doesn’t str...

November 20th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: With Thanksgiving come thoughts of a gumdrop

John Grindrod: With Thanksgiving come thoughts of a gumdrop

While I do look forward to the feast that comes with tomorrow’s holiday and nod in appreciation to the distant heavens to Abe Lincoln for giving...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Tom Purcell: Give more thanks — it’s good for you

Tom Purcell: Give more thanks — it’s good for you

“Thanksgiving is the time of year when we reflect on our incredible blessings, but many Americans aren’t feeling very thankful?”R...

November 19th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Vibe Cafe gets online presence

Vibe Cafe gets online presence

LIMA — Vibe Coffeehouse & Cafe has opened its online store to offer sales on its in-house roasted coffee in time for Black Friday.The cafe, ...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Lowe’s reports disappointing sales

NEW YORK (AP) — Lowe’s Cos. reported disappointing numbers for a key sales measure in the third quarter and said it would exit its Mexico ...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world’s largest technology companies. Retailers also fell, and ener...

November 20th, 2018 |  


US stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop

US stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop

NEW YORK (AP) — Big technology and internet companies tumbled again Monday, leading to broad losses across the stock market. The Dow Jones Indus...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Volatile stock market spooking older workers, retirees

Volatile stock market spooking older workers, retirees

CHICAGO (AP) — The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly ha...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Blanchard Valley Health System earns ‘A’ for hospital safety

Blanchard Valley Health System earns ‘A’ for hospital safety

FINDLAY — Blanchard Valley Health System recently earned an A for the ninth consecutive time from the Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital ...

November 18th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Court: Reds exempt from tax on promotional bobbleheads

Court: Reds exempt from tax on promotional bobbleheads

CINCINNATI — Quoting the Cincinnati Reds’ longtime play-by-play announcer, the Ohio Supreme Court declared Tuesday that “this one be...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Kroger: 1st of 20 planned automated warehouses to be in Ohio

Kroger: 1st of 20 planned automated warehouses to be in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kroger says the first of 20 planned automated warehouses intended to build up its home grocery delivery will be constructed in...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Fire chief: Arson suspected in fire where mom and child died

Fire chief: Arson suspected in fire where mom and child died

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS (AP) — Fire officials say they suspect arson as they cause of a fire at a house in suburban Cleveland where a woman and her 8-y...

November 20th, 2018 |  


State resumes process of removing inactive voters from rolls

State resumes process of removing inactive voters from rolls

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief has resumed the state’s stringent process for removing inactive voters from the rolls.Republi...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Treasure hunter flip flops over returning missing gold coins

Treasure hunter flip flops over returning missing gold coins

COLUMBUS (AP) — A treasure hunter has taken back a pledge to turn over 500 missing coins just days after he promised to deliver the coins minted...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Police find body of man who was stabbed; suspect charged

Police find body of man who was stabbed; suspect charged

MIDDLETOWN (AP) — Police say the body of a man who was stabbed has been found on a street in Ohio and a man has been charged with murder in his ...

November 19th, 2018 |