Breastfeeding success: A high priority for Allen County hospitals

Breastfeeding success: A high priority for Allen County hospitals

As we look around at all the great work being done across the county in regard to promotion of health and wellness, there are many success stories tha...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Health Briefs

Bluffton Senior Center schedules tripsBLUFFTON — Bluffton Senior Center has a lineup of trips scheduled for 2016, including Florida, Yellowstone...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Oscars’ backstage moments rival those on camera

Oscars’ backstage moments rival those on camera

LOS ANGELES — While audiences around the world watch the glamorous Oscars proceedings on television, a whole different array of memorable starry...

February 29th, 2016 |  



Rock comes out swinging at Oscars, ‘Mad Max’ revs up

Rock comes out swinging at Oscars, ‘Mad Max’ revs up

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A white tuxedoed Chris Rock launched into 88th Academy Awards — “the White People’s Choice Awards,” h...

February 28th, 2016 updated: February 28th, 2016. |  


‘Deadpool’ tops ‘Gods of Egypt’ at box office

‘Deadpool’ tops ‘Gods of Egypt’ at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A group of ancient Egyptian deities couldn’t take down the merc with a mouth.Marvel’s antihero blockbuster “...

February 28th, 2016 |  


Voting for Academy Awards

Voting for Academy Awards

Have you seen all eight Academy-Award-nominated “Best Picture” movies? I’m at six; “Brooklyn” and “Room” are...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Long-standing myths of the dog variety

Long-standing myths of the dog variety

As long as humans and canines have lived together there have been myths, legends and old wives’ tales about dogs. Some are silly, some are scary...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Rolland/Truesdale

Rolland/Truesdale

WAPAKONETA — Shelby Renee Rolland and Nicholas Ryan Truesdale announce their engagement.Rolland is the daughter of Clint and LeAnn Rolland, of L...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Donna and James Frederick

Donna and James Frederick

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. James A. Frederick are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a gathering of the immediate family in March at Mohican State P...

February 27th, 2016 |  


90th birthday: Ruth Parlette

90th birthday: Ruth Parlette

LIMA — Ruth (Hartman) Parlette is celebrating her 90th birthday with a party from 1 to 4 p.m. March 6 at the Perry Administration Building, 2408...

February 27th, 2016 |