Remembering the lazy days

Remembering the lazy days

If you want to know how profoundly childhood has changed in the last two decades, ask someone over 35 how he or she spent summers.More than cellphones...

July 11th, 2015 |  


David Trinko: A kid’s midsummer’s night dream

David Trinko: A kid’s midsummer’s night dream

If I could spend every day doing whatever I felt like doing, I suspect the last words I’d ever utter would be “I’m bored.”Yet ...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Five Generations: Martz

Five Generations: Martz

LIMA — Five generations of the Martz family gathered recently.They include front row, from left: Great-great-grandmother Winifred Martz and grea...

July 11th, 2015 |  



Carol and Chet Schiffer

Carol and Chet Schiffer

SPENCERVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Chet Schiffer, of Spencerville, celebrated 50 years of marriage July 9, 2015.Schiffer and the former Carol Miller we...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Christine and Dewey Justice

Christine and Dewey Justice

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Justice, of Lima, will celebrate 50 years of marriage July 24, 2015. A party was held for them yesterday, July 11th, a...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Alyson and Kolby Harruff

Alyson and Kolby Harruff

LIMA — Alyson Nicole Nye and Kolby Wells Harruff, both of Lima, were married August 16, 2014 at St. John Catholic Church in Lima by Father David...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Country music acts quietly abandon Confederate flag

Country music acts quietly abandon Confederate flag

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Confederate flag was once a familiar symbol in country music, representing the rural South and the renegade spirit o...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Moser/von Stein

Moser/von Stein

BLUFFTON — Bart and Joy Moser, of Bluffton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexis, to Brent von Stein, son of Dean and Nicki von Ste...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Jennie and Daniel Kohl

Jennie and Daniel Kohl

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Kohl, of Lima, will celebrate 25 years of marriage July 14, 2015. A family trip is planned for next spring.Kohl and t...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Beverly and James Brunner

Beverly and James Brunner

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. James Brunner, of Lima, celebrated 50 years of marriage July 3, 2015. A celebration is planned with their children and grand...

July 11th, 2015 |