Births

St. Rita’s Medical Center Oct. 15 — Heather Hicks and Cody Hughes, New Hampshire, boy; Mercedes Thompson and John Thirston, Lima, girl.Oct...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Oprah Winfrey goes on diet, gains Weight Watchers deal

Oprah Winfrey goes on diet, gains Weight Watchers deal

NEW YORK — Oprah Winfrey, who has publicly struggled with her weight for decades, is going on a diet again. But this time she stands to gain a l...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Lima Public Library to participate in November novel writing challenge

LIMA — The Lima Public Library is taking part in National Novel Writing Month in November and will be providing a dedicated space for writers at...

October 18th, 2015 updated: October 18th, 2015. |  



Ashtyn and Shawn Kill

Ashtyn and Shawn Kill

ELIDA — Ashtyn Michelle Shafer and Shawn Daniel Kill were married at 2:30 p.m. April 25, 2015, at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Van Wert, by Pastor ...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Barb and Jerry Rees

Barb and Jerry Rees

OTTAWA — Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Rees are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a trip to Northern Michigan. A family dinner and a winter cruise are ...

October 17th, 2015 |  


90th birthday: Annie Myrtle “Myrt” Campbell

90th birthday: Annie Myrtle “Myrt” Campbell

LIMA — Annie Myrtle “Myrt” Campbell celebrated her 90th birthday last month with a party at the Wyngate, Lima.She was born Sept. 21,...

October 17th, 2015 |  


85th birthday: Helen Alltop

85th birthday: Helen Alltop

WAYNESFIELD — Helen Alltop will celebrate her 85th birthday with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Waynesfield American Legion. She ...

October 17th, 2015 updated: October 17th, 2015. |  


Health insurance season

Health insurance season

LIMA — Fall is a time for change; kids head back to school, leaves transform into bright colors and pumpkin spice everything appears on store sh...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Trick or treaters at the door can drive your dog batty

Trick or treaters at the door can drive your dog batty

It’s the time of year of colorful leaves, cool, crisp air and chocolate and candy dispensed from every doorway one night of the season. Hallowee...

October 17th, 2015 |  


David Trinko: ‘Back to the Future’ technology not here yet

David Trinko: ‘Back to the Future’ technology not here yet

Where’s my hoverboard? Where are my self-tying shoes? And where, oh where, are those dynamic three-dimensional billboards?These futuristic fanta...

October 17th, 2015 |