NEWS


Ada Music Boosters to hold craft show

Ada Music Boosters to hold craft show

ADA — The Ada Music Boosters will hold a craft show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the ‘86 gym at Ada Schools, 725 W. North Ave., Ada. Admission...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Board of DD reschedules meeting

Board of DD reschedules meeting

LIMA — The Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities has postponed the board meeting from Oct. 23 to Oct. 30 at 5:30 p.m. The ethics comm...

October 18th, 2018 |  


‘Phantoms of Film’ exhibit to open at BU

‘Phantoms of Film’ exhibit to open at BU

BLUFFTON — An exhibit titled “Phantoms of Film” will open Oct. 29 and continue through Dec. 6 at the Grace Albrecht Gallery, Sauder ...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Bath Township trustees to interview law firms for economic development

Bath Township trustees to interview law firms for economic development

LIMA — The Bath Township board of trustees will hold a special meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Bath Township Hall, 2880 Ada Road, Lim...

October 18th, 2018 |  


North Central Ohio Solid Waste Management District to meet

North Central Ohio Solid Waste Management District to meet

LIMA — The North Central Ohio Solid Waste Management District will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the Lima Ford Engine Plant, 1155 Bible...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Lima Mall to hold truck rally

Lima Mall to hold truck rally

LIMA — The Lima Mall to hold a truck rally from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Lima Mall parking lot, 2400 Elida Road, Lima.Free registration. Trop...

October 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Late goal sinks LCC
Columbus Grove advances in volleyball

Columbus Grove advances in volleyball

COLUMBUS GROVE — Sectional volleyball action began Tuesday for Columbus Groveas the Bulldogs took on Bluffton.The first set was close as the Bul...

October 17th, 2018 updated: October 17th, 2018. |  


Bosa made difficult but obvious choice to end college career at Ohio State

Bosa made difficult but obvious choice to end college career at Ohio State

COLUMBUS — The surprise would have been if Nick Bosa had come back and played for Ohio State later this season.His announcement Tuesday that his...

October 17th, 2018 updated: October 17th, 2018. |  


Bath moves on in volleyball

Bath moves on in volleyball

BATH TOWNSHIP — When Elida and Bath matched up for a Division II volleyball sectional opener Tuesday night, there were no secrets between the tw...

October 16th, 2018 updated: October 17th, 2018. |  


High school football computer ratings have St. Marys, Marion Local atop respective regions

High school football computer ratings have St. Marys, Marion Local atop respective regions

Teams are running out of time to get in position to make the high school football state playoffs with only two weeks remaining in the regular season.T...

October 16th, 2018 updated: October 16th, 2018. |  


Bradley’s slam helps Red Sox beat Astros

Bradley’s slam helps Red Sox beat Astros

HOUSTON— Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a grand slam, Nathan Eovaldi hushed Houston a day after some social media trash talk and the Boston Red Sox beat...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Wapakoneta edges Whitmer in boys soccer

Wapakoneta edges Whitmer in boys soccer

Boys SoccerDivision IWapakoneta 5, Whitmer 4TOLEDO — Kyle Lenhart had three goals and Hunter Coffey and Juan Fernandez each had one for Wapak (1...

October 16th, 2018 updated: October 16th, 2018. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Lima’s ‘new’ armory

Lima’s ‘new’ armory

LIMA — Since January 1875 when L. Melancthon Miley organized the Melancthon Light Guards, the citizen soldiers of Allen County had mustered, dri...

October 16th, 2018 |  


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. We are seeking stories from people who...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemOct. 15 — Karrisa Felver, Celina, girl; Tiffany and Troy Hughes, Lima, boy.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Cent...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterOct. 10 — Heather Horton and Eric Martin, Lima, boy;Oct. 11 — Destinee and Nathaniel Gyetvai,...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Prince Harry and Meghan’s child on way

Prince Harry and Meghan’s child on way

CANBERRA, Australia — They both wanted children. They knew it was time. Meghan had ended her acting career and moved to Britain to be a full-tim...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Pauline and Verner Setters

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Verner Setters are celebrating 35 years of marriage with a quiet dinner at home.Setters and the former Pauline Harless were ...

October 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


EDITORIAL: National anthem controversies are nothing new; we just hit the 50th anniversary of two big ones

With the continuing and unresolved issue of National Football League players kneeling (or remaining in the locker room) during the playing of the Nati...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Chris Erskine: A perfect fall day that will live forever

Chris Erskine: A perfect fall day that will live forever

There’s a lot of fall in those faces, a lot of October in those shiny cheeks. My photo advice, in this most social of seasons, is that the best ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Akron Beacon Journal: Ohioans in deep poverty need assistance

Akron Beacon Journal: Ohioans in deep poverty need assistance

What is the result of welfare reform, now two decades later? That is the worthy question addressed in a report, released on Monday, by the Center for ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Kathleen Parker: Dangers of relying on lineage

Kathleen Parker: Dangers of relying on lineage

WASHINGTON — Now that the DNA is out of the bag, Sen. Elizabeth Warren can put her Native American heritage down for a nap — maybe.After t...

October 16th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: Vacation reflections and unanswered questions

John Grindrod: Vacation reflections and unanswered questions

There is so much about travel that appeals to me, from the sights and sounds of a world far different than the one I left behind to the new foods, lik...

October 16th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Longmeier Printing to close building
Stocks erase most of early losses after huge gain; IBM sinks

Stocks erase most of early losses after huge gain; IBM sinks

NEW YORK (AP) — After an early slide, U.S. stocks clawed back much of the ground they lost and ended slightly lower Wednesday. Banks climbed but...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Top Ford exec wants automaker to be like Apple

Top Ford exec wants automaker to be like Apple

DETROIT — As unhappy customers dominate social media to share horror stories, companies including Apple, Amazon and Delta Airlines have named to...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Stocks surge, recovering some recent losses; Dow climbs 547

Stocks surge, recovering some recent losses; Dow climbs 547

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rocketed to their biggest gain in six months Tuesday following strong earnings from major financial and health care ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Stocks fade and finish lower as tech companies fall again

Stocks fade and finish lower as tech companies fall again

NEW YORK (AP) — After a wobbly day of trading, U.S. stocks fell for the seventh time in eight days Monday as technology companies continued to s...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Bruster’s Car Wash back open

Bruster’s Car Wash back open

LIMA — Six months after an unidentified arsonist burned down the former 4 Seasons Car Wash at 940 Bellefontaine Ave. in Lima, the Benroth family...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Lower gas prices are subject to change

Lower gas prices are subject to change

LIMA — Gas prices have recently dropped due to lower oil prices, but prices are subject to change within the next few weeks, said Patrick DeHaan...

October 15th, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Canton relatives fight using barbell, knife

Canton relatives fight using barbell, knife

CANTON — When a young man threatened a 64-year-old relative with a knife, the older man grabbed a barbell and hit him in the head.So the young m...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Police officer lectures black 11-year-old carrying BB gun

Police officer lectures black 11-year-old carrying BB gun

COLUMBUS — A police officer in Columbus instructed an 11-year-old caught Saturday with a BB gun to remember one name: Tyre King.The 13-year-old ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


2 lawsuits in Ohio follow Supreme Court ruling on union fees

2 lawsuits in Ohio follow Supreme Court ruling on union fees

COLUMBUS (AP) — Months after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled government workers can’t be required to contribute to labor unions representing ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Man pleads no contest in killing of future mother-in-law

Man pleads no contest in killing of future mother-in-law

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 21-year-old Cleveland-area man has pleaded no contest in the stabbing and shooting death of his future mother-in-law.Prosecut...

October 17th, 2018 |  


DeWine not alone in GOP facing pre-existing conditions push

DeWine not alone in GOP facing pre-existing conditions push

COLUMBUS (AP) — Democrat Richard Cordray has been barraging his Republican opponent in Ohio’s governor’s race as someone who wants t...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

CLEVELAND (AP) — Candidates in Ohio’s U.S. senate campaign sparred Sunday over health care, approaches to climate change, student loan deb...

October 14th, 2018 |