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Legacy Arts makes its debut
Legacy Arts makes its debut

Legacy Arts makes its debut

LIMA — A grassroots effort to inspire local artists and mentor young entrepreneurs has formed to make Lima cool again.The idea came from a colle...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


Trump’s Wapak event crowd swells to 1,500

Trump’s Wapak event crowd swells to 1,500

LIMA — In about half a day, Wapakoneta Mayor Tom Stinebaugh made 1,000 new friends thanks to President Donald Trump.Trump’s visit to Augla...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Carmakers out of sight as Trump starts dismantling mileage rules

Carmakers out of sight as Trump starts dismantling mileage rules

WASHINGTON — When President Barack Obama in 2009 announced a plan to bolster the fuel efficiency of cars to record levels, he stood shoulder to ...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


Thursday afternoon threat at Wapak middle school results in brief evacuation

Thursday afternoon threat at Wapak middle school results in brief evacuation

WAPAKONETA — Wapakoneta Middle School was evacuated briefly on Thursday after officials at the Wapakoneta Police Department received a report of...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Sentencing for Wapak arsonist postponed

Sentencing for Wapak arsonist postponed

WAPAKONETA — Wesley Slaughter, convicted in July of arson after admitting he started a fire at a downtown Wapakoneta apartment complex that left...

September 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Roundup: Ottawa-Glandorf defeats Bath on gridiron

Roundup: Ottawa-Glandorf defeats Bath on gridiron

OTTAWA — Clay Recker ran for 124 yards on 17 carries and scored a pair of touchdowns as Ottawa-Glandorf defeated Bath 28-6 Friday night. Teammat...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 21st, 2019. |  


Ohio State starters should become spectators most of second half against the RedHawks

Ohio State starters should become spectators most of second half against the RedHawks

Here are some things you won’t see when Ohio State takes on Miami (Ohio) in its final non-Big Ten football game of the regular season today:You ...

September 20th, 2019 |  


High school football: Allen East holds off Columbus Grove

High school football: Allen East holds off Columbus Grove

COLUMBUS GROVE — Defense and special teams took center stage in Friday’s Northwest Conference football opener between Columbus Grove and v...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


High school football: Late drive lifts Leipsic past Pandora-Gilboa

High school football: Late drive lifts Leipsic past Pandora-Gilboa

PANDORA — Down 22-20 to Pandora-Gilboa with 3:40 left in the game, Leipsic was in dire need of a big drive after being pinned on its own 4 yard ...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


High school football: Wapakoneta defeats Shawnee to remain unbeaten

High school football: Wapakoneta defeats Shawnee to remain unbeaten

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Both Shawnee and Wapakoneta rolled out a few tricks in the opening half.But, with the game on the line, Wapakoneta turned to ...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


Live high school football scoreboard

Live high school football scoreboard

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

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


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Doctor raps version of ‘Baby Got Back’ promoting car seat safety

Doctor raps version of ‘Baby Got Back’ promoting car seat safety

Dr. Kate Cook starts off her video posted by the Norman Regional Health System by apologizing to anyone with any kind of musical talent. She’s a...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Art exhibits in the Lima area

Art exhibits in the Lima area

BLUFFTONGrace Albrecht GalleryBluffton University1 University Drive• A Visual Reflection on Fear and ConnectionThrough Oct. 18COLUMBUSColumbus M...

September 19th, 2019 |  


The Guess Who bringing new and old together

The Guess Who bringing new and old together

VAN WERT — Though Garry Peterson remains the only member of The Guess Who when the band was originally formed in 1965, the current group’s...

September 19th, 2019 |  


‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep’ make last Emmy Awards stand

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep’ make last Emmy Awards stand

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Game of Thrones” has dominated the Emmy Awards with the formidable power of, say, your average fearsome, flame-b...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Get This: ‘Odd Fellows’ theft prompts library action

Get This: ‘Odd Fellows’ theft prompts library action

ROCK CREEK — There may not be library police, but that doesn’t mean librarians can’t pick up a phone and call the police.A man, 19, ...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Lima slated with street parties, car shows and other entertainment

Lima slated with street parties, car shows and other entertainment

LIMA — Lima is the place to be this weekend for car lovers, live music lovers and anyone in between looking for a good time.Here is an overview ...

September 19th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Letter: The story of God’s House

Letter: The story of God’s House

As the last loads of soil are dumped and the grass seed is sown, we would like to share our story of God’s House at 201 S. Union Street, Lima. T...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Letter: Portman backs jobs agenda

Letter: Portman backs jobs agenda

Recently we hosted Senator Rob Portman for a visit at Vantage Career Center. During the senator’s visit, we discussed the growth we are experien...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Ana Veciana-Suarez: Welcome to school fundraiser season

Ana Veciana-Suarez: Welcome to school fundraiser season

The first request came a couple of weeks ago. My daughter-in-law wrote in our family group chat that my twin granddaughters’ middle school was h...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Kavanaugh and heresy of hearsay

Kathleen Parker: Kavanaugh and heresy of hearsay

WASHINGTON — The recent fiasco at The New York Times, which last weekend published the latest uncorroborated sexual-assault accusation against S...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: C’mon, let’s get real

Letter: C’mon, let’s get real

In a letter of September 7th, NRA member David Gudakunst, in response to a letter of mine, wrote that last year “More than 40,000 people died in...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Lori Borgman: Lock your doors; zucchini, cherry tomatoes and cucumbers are exploding

Lori Borgman: Lock your doors; zucchini, cherry tomatoes and cucumbers are exploding

We have long kept a small backyard garden to teach our children, and now our grandchildren, a few basics about gardening.The biggest lesson they have ...

September 19th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Hardin County’s Kurt Farms recognized for conservation

LONDON, Ohio — Hardin County’s Kurt Farms was recognized recently during the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s Conservation Farm Fami...

September 21st, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Technology challenging limits of contract law

Legal-Ease: Technology challenging limits of contract law

New technology is challenging our legal system, especially in the context of contract law.Generally, people are wronged in one of two ways. First, a p...

September 21st, 2019 |  


Legacy Arts makes its debut

Legacy Arts makes its debut

LIMA — A grassroots effort to inspire local artists and mentor young entrepreneurs has formed to make Lima cool again.The idea came from a colle...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


Carmakers out of sight as Trump starts dismantling mileage rules

Carmakers out of sight as Trump starts dismantling mileage rules

WASHINGTON — When President Barack Obama in 2009 announced a plan to bolster the fuel efficiency of cars to record levels, he stood shoulder to ...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


FlexArm showcases new campus

FlexArm showcases new campus

WAPAKONETA — Tapping arm and CNC machine manufacturer FlexArm/FlexCNC Inc. on Thursday unveiled its new corporate office and manufacturing plant...

September 20th, 2019 updated: September 20th, 2019. |  


STATE NEWS


Professor works with NASA to design better tires for Mars

Professor works with NASA to design better tires for Mars

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nine years ago, NASA’s Mars rover Spirit sent its last signal from the Red Planet.The rover had ground to a halt on the s...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Proponents of medical marijuana for autism, anxiety take fight to legislature

Proponents of medical marijuana for autism, anxiety take fight to legislature

Advocates of using medical marijuana to treat autism and anxiety vow to keep fighting despite the State Medical Board of Ohio’s vote against it ...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Korean War POW’s remains finally returning home to Ohio after nearly 70 years

Korean War POW’s remains finally returning home to Ohio after nearly 70 years

A rusted, blue 1946 Cushman motor scooter with a flat tire sits in the shed outside of Kenneth Judd’s northeast Ohio home.He meant to have it re...

September 19th, 2019 |  


He worked at 3 plants GM shut down. Now he does double picket duty in strike

He worked at 3 plants GM shut down. Now he does double picket duty in strike

At 8 a.m. Monday Mike Yakim walked the picket line at General Motors’ Lansing, Mich., Delta Township plant.Less than 48 hours later, Yakim was o...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Man killed in plane crash was headed to Farm Science Review

Man killed in plane crash was headed to Farm Science Review

Federal investigators are scheduled to be back out in a Madison County farm field on Thursday to tie up the loose ends of a fatal plane crash.Lt. Robe...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Lake Erie western basin walleye hatch second best ever

Lake Erie western basin walleye hatch second best ever

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The walleye just keep getting better in Lake Erie.This spring was an even better walleye hatch than last year, according to th...

September 19th, 2019 |