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Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic
New OSU president listens in Lima

New OSU president listens in Lima

LIMA — The Ohio State University’s newest president took a trip to the Lima branch campus Friday to tour the facilities and talk to variou...

October 30th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Lima chamber hears the value of skilled building trade labor

Lima chamber hears the value of skilled building trade labor

LIMA — The featured speaker at the Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce’s Real American Sunrise session Friday morning spoke passionately...

October 30th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Trump pitches ‘back to normal’ as Biden warns of tough days

Trump pitches ‘back to normal’ as Biden warns of tough days

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — President Donald Trump dangled a promise to get a weary, fearful nation “back to normal” on Friday as he...

October 30th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Lima Central Catholic to hold One Day of Giving

Lima Central Catholic to hold One Day of Giving

LIMA — Lima Central Catholic High School will benefit from next Tuesday’s One Day of Giving, an effort to bring in money to help the schoo...

October 30th, 2020 |  


New board members welcomed at Bluffton University

New board members welcomed at Bluffton University

BLUFFTON —The Bluffton University board of trustees recently welcomed two new board members.They are Lynn Carpenter, of Lima, and Annette Heslep...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Ohio utility at center of $60 million bribery case fires CEO

Ohio utility at center of $60 million bribery case fires CEO

TOLEDO — A power company under investigation for its role in an alleged $60 million bribery scheme involving one of Ohio’s most powerful p...

October 30th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


No. 7 Cincinnati looks to avenge losses to Memphis

No. 7 Cincinnati looks to avenge losses to Memphis

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati played Memphis twice in a span of eight days last season, in the final regular-season game and again in the American Ath...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Roundup: New Bremen, Fort Recovery win volleyball districts

Roundup: New Bremen, Fort Recovery win volleyball districts

New Bremen and Fort Recovery advanced to the Division IV girls volleyball regional semifinals with Thursday night victories.New Bremen defeated New Kn...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Leipsic off to regionals

Leipsic off to regionals

OTTAWA — Two points from elimination.Down two sets, Leipsic was tied with Miller City 23-23, in the third game and facing the end of its season....

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Jose and David talk about the regional semifinals in the high school football playoffs, along with soccer and volleyball. ...

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Roundup: O-G advances, Shawnee falls in volleyball

Roundup: O-G advances, Shawnee falls in volleyball

High SchoolVolleyballDivision III districtsOttawa-Glandorf 3, Liberty-Benton 0OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf collected the Division III district title...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Football previews: LCC, Crestview square off in regional finals

Football previews: LCC, Crestview square off in regional finals

Next man up.Lima Central Catholic has heard that phrase quite a bit this year and the Thunderbirds will need it once again as they must replace the te...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


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LIFESTYLE


Country artist Cam confronts hard truths on ‘The Otherside’

Country artist Cam confronts hard truths on ‘The Otherside’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The five-year journey between albums for country singer Cam was an evolution in coming to grips with hard truths about a musi...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Sniff test effective on virus

Sniff test effective on virus

Many of us have encountered new pandemic-related checkpoints as we’ve tried to enter a workplace or medical office. There’s no entry until...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: ABCs of good-for-you-foods, part 3

Quinn on Nutrition: ABCs of good-for-you-foods, part 3

When I am stumped to remember a person’s name, I try to kick it into my brain by going down the alphabet. Ann? Bonnie? Cathy? And so on. Sometim...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Russell Wilson, Ciara fund charter school in Seattle area

Russell Wilson, Ciara fund charter school in Seattle area

SEATTLE — Football star Russell Wilson and his wife Ciara, the Grammy-winning performer, are the latest wealthy philanthropists to back a charte...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Reminisce: Bailey’s artifacts tie Lima, Nez Perce

Reminisce: Bailey’s artifacts tie Lima, Nez Perce

One hundred twenty-one years after 2nd Lt. Harry Lee Bailey picked them up in a Nez Perce village in July 1877, and seven decades after he donated the...

October 27th, 2020 |  


T-Mobile offers up yet another TV streaming service

T-Mobile offers up yet another TV streaming service

Yet another service provider is jumping into the TV streaming wars. This time it’s T-Mobile and its TVision service with live news, entertainmen...

October 27th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Letter: Be careful what you wish for

Letter: Be careful what you wish for

You Biden voters out there, have you really thought through what things will happen to this country if Biden wins?He has said that he will increase ta...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Letter: Donald Trump, a big hero?

Letter: Donald Trump, a big hero?

Some people could benefit by reading and studying more. I would recommend starting with a copy of the US Constitution, a copy of the Mueller Report an...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Letter: Shameful loss of farmland

Letter: Shameful loss of farmland

It is sad to hear that yet another block of farmland is going to be used to support a “might work” project.Someone better take a look at w...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Jerry Zezima: These candidates left voters speechless

Jerry Zezima: These candidates left voters speechless

Fourscore and seven beers ago, our fathers brought forth, with incontinence, a new notion, conceived in lethargy and dedicated to the proposition that...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Column: Changing clocks twice a year is harmful to your wallet and your health

Column: Changing clocks twice a year is harmful to your wallet and your health

Daylight Saving Time (DST) ends at 2 a.m. Sunday and most Americans — those not living in Arizona, Hawaii, or our outlying territories (Puerto R...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Letter: Letter: Oh, my! There’s a positive candidate

Letter: Letter: Oh, my! There’s a positive candidate

With all the political discord going on in this country these days, it’s very refreshing to see a positive officeholder shine through. That pers...

October 29th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Lima Memorial Health System nurses ratify contract

Lima Memorial Health System nurses ratify contract

LIMA — Nurses with Lima Memorial Health System have ratified a new three-year contract with Lima Memorial Health System.The new contract takes e...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Why your next car might cost more

Why your next car might cost more

LIVONIA, Mich. — When automakers resumed production of vehicles following the initial shutdown amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, they revved ...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Husky Energy and Cenovus Energy merge

Husky Energy and Cenovus Energy merge

CALGARY, Alberta — Husky Energy in Lima will soon have a new name.According to a news release, Cenovus Energy Inc. and Husky Energy Inc. will cr...

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Ford posts better-than-expected 3Q profit as sales recover

Ford posts better-than-expected 3Q profit as sales recover

DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. posted a stronger-than-expected third-quarter net profit as demand for cars and trucks recovered from coronavirus shutd...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Lima downtown fixture down to its final days

Lima downtown fixture down to its final days

LIMA — Long lines outside the Allen County election board office have been commonplace of late, but on Tuesday afternoon a line of a vastly diff...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Midwest Electric donates to area organizations

Midwest Electric donates to area organizations

ST. MARYS — Midwest Electric recently donated $15,750 to 14 west-central Ohio charities and community projects through the cooperative’s C...

October 27th, 2020 |  


STATE NEWS


On pandemic ‘learning loss,’ schools look forward, not back

On pandemic ‘learning loss,’ schools look forward, not back

NEWARK, N.J. — A complete picture has yet to emerge of how much learning was lost by students during the pandemic. That’s all right with e...

October 30th, 2020 updated: October 30th, 2020. |  


Ohio utility at center of $60 million bribery case fires CEO

Ohio utility at center of $60 million bribery case fires CEO

TOLEDO — A power company under investigation for its role in an alleged $60 million bribery scheme involving one of Ohio’s most powerful p...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Interactive graphic: New U.S. cases of coronavirus

Interactive graphic: New U.S. cases of coronavirus

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October 29th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Colorado cement plant to employ capture carbon technology

Colorado cement plant to employ capture carbon technology

DENVER (AP) — The owner of a cement plant in Florence has started design and engineering work with the goal of making it the first such U.S. fac...

October 25th, 2020 |  


New Ohio specialty license plates unveiled

New Ohio specialty license plates unveiled

On Thursday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed Senate Bill 163 into law, creating 33 new specialty license plates to raise awareness and funds for nonprofi...

October 25th, 2020 |  


Ohio reports 2,309 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

Ohio reports 2,309 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health said Sunday that while no new COVID-19 deaths have been reported statewide, the number of confir...

October 25th, 2020 |