NEWS


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Land transfers, April 11-17

Lima physician to lead state medical society

COLUMBUS — Susan Lee Hubbell, MD, was sworn in as the Ohio State Medical Association’s new president this month. Dr. Hubbell is a physical...

April 20th, 2019 |  


How to get the most out of online reviews

How to get the most out of online reviews

In the world of online shopping, often buyers will purchase an item only after they see that other people also like it. And the easiest way to find ou...

April 20th, 2019 |  


State seizes gambling winnings

DAYTON, Ohio — More than $10 million in unpaid child support has been intercepted from lottery, racino and casino winners by the state since 201...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Giving our lives one good deed at a time

Legal-Ease: Giving our lives one good deed at a time

This weekend, many of us celebrate and appreciate the sacrifice that Jesus Christ gave 2,000 years ago by giving up his own life for our lives. Nowada...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, April 11-17

Land transfers, April 11-17

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running April 11 through April 17. Figures reflect ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Get This: Man charged with taking Burger King’s grease

Get This: Man charged with taking Burger King’s grease

ANNANDALE, Va. (AP) — Police say a central Virginia man made off with a whopper of a haul from Burger King: hundreds of gallons of used cooking ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Blue Jackets back at work
Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News....

April 19th, 2019 |  


Right place at the right time

Right place at the right time

The old adage of being in the right place at the right time has been a boon for myself and members of my family while viewing wildlife.I have been spe...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Girls high school basketball: New Ottoville coach knows tradition

Girls high school basketball: New Ottoville coach knows tradition

OTTOVILLE – It’s not the family business but Ottoville High School’s girls basketball program feels like family to its new coach, Mi...

April 19th, 2019 updated: April 19th, 2019. |  


Roundup: Bluffton’s Schaadt records perfect game in softball

Roundup: Bluffton’s Schaadt records perfect game in softball

BLUFFTON — Libby Schaadt (12-1) allowed no hits or walks while striking out 11 in throwing a perfect five-inning game for the host Pirates in a ...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 19th, 2019. |  


High school track and field: Wapakoneta’s Redskin Relays offer change of pace

High school track and field: Wapakoneta’s Redskin Relays offer change of pace

WAPAKONETA — Sometimes a change in the routine can be a good thing.Thursday’s Wapakoneta Redskin Relays at Harmon Field provided that reli...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 18th, 2019. |  


Lima Senior grad Simpson named Michigan’s MVP

Lima Senior grad Simpson named Michigan’s MVP

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Xavier Simpson has been named the Most Valuable Player of Michigan’s men’s basketball team.The Lima Senior High S...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 18th, 2019. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Johnny Appleseed Parks hosting back-to-back spring activities

Johnny Appleseed Parks hosting back-to-back spring activities

LIMA — The Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District will provide two opportunities to enjoy spring this weekend with a Good Friday Hike and a...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 17 — Angela Lehman and Jay Swink, Lima, boy; Rachel and Ryan Robey, Delphos, boy. .neFileBlock...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Living with one kidney

Quinn on Nutrition: Living with one kidney

A reader who read a recent column about caring for our kidneys, writes: “I did not realize that the kidneys provided so much to our bodies. My g...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Monty Python celebrate ‘Life of Brian,’ honor ailing Jones

Monty Python celebrate ‘Life of Brian,’ honor ailing Jones

LONDON — Celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Monty Python comedy classic “Life of Brian” are being somewhat overshadowed by...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 16 — Katlin and Micah Brown, Elida, boy; Ashley Kitchen and Joseph Estle, Delphos, girl; Brean...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Christopher Stark Wood

Christopher Stark Wood

LIMA — It was April 1824, and Christopher Stark Wood was on the move.Wood was always on the move; had been since picking up his Kentucky long ri...

April 17th, 2019 updated: April 17th, 2019. |  


OPINION


Bill Ruane column: Keep St. Marys pride alive

Bill Ruane column: Keep St. Marys pride alive

The 2018-2019 school year has been filled with exciting accomplishments for the students of St. Marys City Schools. Consider:• On the state repo...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Cal Thomas: Let communities that support immigrant detainees take them in

Cal Thomas: Let communities that support immigrant detainees take them in

In the category of Mad magazine’s “scenes we’d like to see,” comes President Trump’s threat to transport migrants to cit...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Really? Tankers of water …

Kathleen Parker: Really? Tankers of water …

WASHINGTON — At least he recognized the urgency.As the world gasped in horror at the sight of Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral burning in a cat...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: RTA not perfect, but its helpful

Letter: RTA not perfect, but its helpful

I am writing about the current ACRTA tax that we will vote on in May.When ACRTA started this program I was a proponent against it. My son is special n...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: Libs live a life of total hypocrisy

Letter: Libs live a life of total hypocrisy

The recent shift of the Democrat party to the far left has me wondering what type of person would still support them.• First: You would have to ...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: A sweet for the sweet tooth

Letter: A sweet for the sweet tooth

After reading the feature story on the Ark of Sweet, I felt compelled to share some information to my fellow “penuche lovers.”I found a st...

April 19th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


10:30 am |    
Land transfers, April 11-17

Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs has new director

BLUFFTON — Paula Scott is the new executive director for the Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs.Scott is the CEO of the Bluffton Area Chamber of ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


McColley, Huffman recognized for small business advocacy

COLUMBUS — Ohio Sens. Rob McColley, R-Napoleon, and Matt Huffman, R-Lima, were named 2018 Small Business Advocates of the Year by the Greater Cl...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Nidec Minster makes ‘healthiest companies’ list

MINSTER — Nidec Minster Corporation was one of 151 businesses named to Interactive Health’s “Healthiest Companies in America” ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Lima physician to lead state medical society

COLUMBUS — Susan Lee Hubbell, MD, was sworn in as the Ohio State Medical Association’s new president this month. Dr. Hubbell is a physical...

April 20th, 2019 |  


How to get the most out of online reviews

How to get the most out of online reviews

In the world of online shopping, often buyers will purchase an item only after they see that other people also like it. And the easiest way to find ou...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Giving our lives one good deed at a time

Legal-Ease: Giving our lives one good deed at a time

This weekend, many of us celebrate and appreciate the sacrifice that Jesus Christ gave 2,000 years ago by giving up his own life for our lives. Nowada...

April 20th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Man pleads not guilty in missing child hoax

Man pleads not guilty in missing child hoax

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old man authorities say impersonated a long-missing child pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal agents.Brian...

April 19th, 2019 |  


US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion procedure

US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion procedure

COLUMBUS — A federal judge blocked part of an Ohio law late Thursday that bans the abortion method of dilation and evacuation in most cases, add...

April 19th, 2019 |  


More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

CINCINNATI — A federal grand jury indictment that was filed Thursday accuses an Ohio man who claimed to be a missing child from Illinois of lyin...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Inmate pleads guilty in stabbing attack on prison guard

Inmate pleads guilty in stabbing attack on prison guard

PORTSMOUTH — A man already convicted in three slayings and serving a life sentence has pleaded guilty to attempted aggravated murder and other c...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Doctor’s dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

Doctor’s dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How might Ohio better regulate hospitals following allegations that an intensive care doctor ordered excessive painkiller ...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Competing proposals could dictate sports betting in Ohio

Competing proposals could dictate sports betting in Ohio

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — While questions remain about whether sports betting can be legalized in Ohio without a statewide vote, competing proposals i...

April 17th, 2019 |