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Potential privacy lapse found in Americans’ 2010 census data

Potential privacy lapse found in Americans’ 2010 census data

WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal team at the Census Bureau found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans dur...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Woman rescued after getting stuck in Houston home’s air vent

Woman rescued after getting stuck in Houston home’s air vent

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say emergency personnel rescued a woman who got stuck trying to enter a vacant Houston home through an air vent.A man...

February 16th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

The fifth-grade basketball team I coached headed into its first tournament game, and the girls were nervous.Their self-doubt was clearly the biggest i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared wide...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Smaller refunds surprise early tax filers

Smaller refunds surprise early tax filers

LIMA — Those who filed their taxes early have likely encountered an unwelcome surprise: A lower-than-expected refund, or even an unexpected tax ...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Electric co-op donates to charities

Electric co-op donates to charities

PAULDING — Paulding Putnam Electric members donated $12,300 to nine organizations through the co-op’s operation roundup, through which mem...

February 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Boys basketball: Kalida secures PCL crown in convincing fashion

Boys basketball: Kalida secures PCL crown in convincing fashion

CONTINENTAL — PCL. PCL.The Kalida student section began the chant with one minute left in the game against Continental as the Wildcats closed in...

February 16th, 2019 updated: February 16th, 2019. |  


Coldwater claims girls sectional title in D-II bowling

Coldwater claims girls sectional title in D-II bowling

WAPAKONETA — “We are at the end of the first game and there is not a 200 in the house!” were the words shared by Brian Vanmeter, the...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 15

Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 15

BoysAkr. Hoban 55, Cle. Cent. Cath. 49Akr. SVSM 78, Lakewood St. Edward 64Albany Alexander 67, Nelsonville-York 56Alliance 69, Can. South 40Alliance M...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Live high school basketball scoreboard

Live high school basketball scoreboard

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

February 15th, 2019 updated: February 15th, 2019. |  


No major changes for deer hunters next season

No major changes for deer hunters next season

Deer hunters will see little change next season if proposals are passed by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its meeting April 10.Deer bag limits will rema...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Lima Senior Athletic Hall of Fame inductions Saturday

Lima Senior Athletic Hall of Fame inductions Saturday

LIMA — This year’s Lima City Schools Athletic Hall of Fame class will be inducted during a program and dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday at the UN...

February 15th, 2019 updated: February 15th, 2019. |  


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David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

The fifth-grade basketball team I coached headed into its first tournament game, and the girls were nervous.Their self-doubt was clearly the biggest i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Already a King, but maybe president?

Already a King, but maybe president?

NEW YORK — So, Regina King walked into a 99-cent store. And what’d she get? A prophecy on her life.No joke. King was shopping around ̵...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterFeb. 14 — Paige and Brandon Hovest, Columbus Grove, girl; Bailey Ripke and Drew DuCheney, Oakwood, b...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Niswonger brings technicality central stage

Niswonger brings technicality central stage

VAN WERT — The King’s Singers will bring a unique and technical sound to the stage of the Niswonger Performing Arts Center this weekend.Th...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Pow wow provides chance to share, learn about culture

Pow wow provides chance to share, learn about culture

LIMA — Those interested in learning more about Native American culture will have the chance do to so at the 10th annual Honoring our Native Heri...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Pompeii dig uncovers Narcissus fresco

Pompeii dig uncovers Narcissus fresco

MILAN — Archaeologists have discovered a fresco in an ancient Pompeii residence that portrays the mythological hunter Narcissus, who fell in lov...

February 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

David Trinko: The value in seeing positive traits

The fifth-grade basketball team I coached headed into its first tournament game, and the girls were nervous.Their self-doubt was clearly the biggest i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

In an article about online dating on Psychology Today’s website, the author says, “Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and conventional wisd...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Caring for adult children with special needs

Legal-Ease: Caring for adult children with special needs

Many people have children with special needs such as Down syndrome, developmental disabilities and even autism at the more extreme ends of that spectr...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Snow Heroes: A saint named ‘Buddy’

Snow Heroes: A saint named ‘Buddy’

I left Lima in 1956, joined the Navy then settled in New Jersey. I stay close to my brother, Buddy King, of Elida. We phone each other three or four t...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Trump blurs the meaning of ‘national emergency’

America has survived many national emergencies. Presidents have dealt with innumerable crises. Being forced to sign a compromise-laden spending bill d...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Robert Latta: Blocking pro-life legislation shameful

Robert Latta: Blocking pro-life legislation shameful

It’s not often that I’m surprised by statements made by elected officials. In Congress and around the country, I understand that Americans...

February 15th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Investors face taxes for funds that fell in 2018

Investors face taxes for funds that fell in 2018

NEW YORK — As if the worst year for stocks in nearly a decade weren’t bad enough, many investors now have to pay a tax bill on top of it.T...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Putnam County hospice receives CHAP accreditation

OTTAWA — Putnam County Homecare & Hospice announced that it has received accreditation renewal under Community Health Accreditation Partner,...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Delphos Chamber unveils award nominees

Delphos Chamber unveils award nominees

DELPHOS — The Delphos Chamber of Commerce on Friday unveiled nominations for the 2019 Chamber awards. The nominees are:Nonprofit business or clu...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, Feb. 7-13

Land transfers, Feb. 7-13

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Feb. 7 through 13, 2019. Figures reflect th...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

Cheryl Parson: Looking for love online requires some skepticism

In an article about online dating on Psychology Today’s website, the author says, “Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and conventional wisd...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Lima native writes inspirational book

Lima native writes inspirational book

LIMA — Christina Ryan Claypool, a regular Lima News contributing columnist, has authored a new book, “Secrets of the Pastor’s Wife: ...

February 16th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio lawmaker seeks to reform welfare programs

Ohio lawmaker seeks to reform welfare programs

HAMILTON — Operators of Butler County public assistance programs say a bill introduced by a local lawmaker meant to streamline some welfare prog...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Report: Congressman suspects theft from campaign account

Report: Congressman suspects theft from campaign account

CLEVELAND (AP) — The re-election committee for an Ohio Republican congressman told the Federal Election Commission it suspects the campaign̵...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

Ohio’s income tax revenue slumps in past two months

COLUMBUS — For two consecutive months, Ohio income tax collections have fallen noticeably short of estimates, although overall tax revenue remai...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

Ohio sends incorrect tax form to about 9,000 people

COLUMBUS — About 9,000 people who collected money last year from Ohio’s unclaimed-funds operation have received a tax form that includes i...

February 16th, 2019 |  


Sherrod Brown defends decision not to endorse Green New Deal

Sherrod Brown defends decision not to endorse Green New Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Sherrod Brown, a potential 2020 Democratic presidential contender, shrugged off arguments from liberals on Tuesday that s...

February 12th, 2019 |  


State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s road maintenance and infrastructure are facing an “impending crisis” unless more funding is provided fo...

February 11th, 2019 |