95th birthday: Frederic P. Andrews

95th birthday: Frederic P. Andrews

BEAVERDAM — Frederic P. “Fred” Andrews is celebrating his 95th birthday today.He was born Sept. 27, 1920, outside of Beaverdam, to P...

September 26th, 2015 |  


90th birthday: Ruth Thompson

90th birthday: Ruth Thompson

CRIDERSVILLE — Ruth (Lies) Thompson celebrated her 90th birthday with a family dinner held in her honor.She was born Sept. 28, 1925, to Carl and...

September 26th, 2015 |  


Wendla and Bruce Black

Wendla and Bruce Black

HARROD — Mr. and Mrs. Bruce R. Black will celebrate 50 years of marriage with a trip planned for a later date.Black and the former Wendla Dilbon...

September 26th, 2015 |  



Jean and Phil McClain

Jean and Phil McClain

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Phillip McClain celebrated 65 years of marriage Sept. 24.McClain and the former Gloria Jean Rousculp were married Sept. 24, ...

September 26th, 2015 updated: September 26th, 2015. |  


Chore wars: To pay or not to pay

Chore wars: To pay or not to pay

LIMA — Choosing whether or not to have kids do chores is one of the many big decisions parents make when raising children.But how do you know wh...

September 26th, 2015 |  


Oh Baxter, where art thou?

Oh Baxter, where art thou?

Baxter is your typical Yorkie in most ways. He is little, handsome, loves to yap, and is quite spoiled.Baxter is not typical from the standpoint of tr...

September 26th, 2015 |  


Jones/Piehl

Jones/Piehl

ELIDA — John and Carol Jones announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Ann Jones, to Quentin Adam Piehl, son of Robert and Dorothy Piehl...

September 26th, 2015 |  


Pope, UK band releasing albums of same name on same day

Pope, UK band releasing albums of same name on same day

NEW YORK (AP) — Holy musical matrimony? Pope Francis and UK pop group The Vamps are releasing albums of the same name on the same day.Pope Franc...

September 26th, 2015 |  


David Trinko: The joys of going back to your first job

David Trinko: The joys of going back to your first job

Sometimes it’s good to just go back to your roots.Here I was, 20 years later, doing essentially the same job I did back at my first journalism j...

September 26th, 2015 updated: September 26th, 2015. |  


Crystal and Hilton Wilson

Crystal and Hilton Wilson

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Hilton Wilson celebrated 25 years of marriage with a wedding vow renewal and family celebration Saturday at Springbrook Gard...

September 26th, 2015 |