Christmas Tree Festival a Lima tradition

Christmas Tree Festival a Lima tradition

LIMA — The Christmas tree is a tradition of the holiday season, and for Lima, the Christmas Tree Festival has become a familiar part of local ho...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 3rd, 2015. |  


Bill would add historic Wright Flyer to state’s seal

COLUMBUS (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker who has led the fight against Connecticut’s claim that another aviator beat the Wright brothers as first ...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


New 2016 acts announced at Lima’s Civic Center

LIMA — Two new shows have been added to the 2016 schedule at the Veterans Memorial Civic Center.“HippieFest 2016” at 8 p.m. April 1 ...

December 2nd, 2015 |  



Police calls

1100 block of East North Street, Lima — A 47-year-old man reported Monday someone stole his cellphone.2450 Allentown Road, Lima — An emplo...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Florist closing after more than 18 years in Elida

Florist closing after more than 18 years in Elida

ELIDA — In addition to flower arrangements, Deb Kline said she hopes she has offered her customers friendship and support.Kline’s flower s...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


14 dead, more than a dozen wounded in California shooting

14 dead, more than a dozen wounded in California shooting

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — At least two heavily armed attackers opened fire on a banquet at a social services center for the disabled Wednesd...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


School delays and closings for Wednesday, Dec. 2

School delays and closings for Wednesday, Dec. 2

Foggy conditions led some area schools to delay the start of classes Wednesday:Auglaize Industries: Two-hour delay,Brookhill Center: Two-hour delay.Ce...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


Basinger not seeking re-election for Putnam judge

Basinger not seeking re-election for Putnam judge

OTTAWA — After nearly 30 years in office, Judge Randall Basinger said Tuesday he will not seek re-election.Basinger was elected Putnam County Co...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Ohio high court overturns death sentence in beating death

COLUMBUS (AP) — A condemned killer’s troubled childhood, which included learning the drug trade from his mother, outweigh the brutal natur...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Empty Stocking: Mother of 6 needs help for Christmas

Empty Stocking: Mother of 6 needs help for Christmas

LIMA — Destiny has been out of work for most of this year after she delivered triplets to add to the three children she already had.She’s ...

December 1st, 2015 |