Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 23 — Princess Kennedy and Damarius Wright, Lima, boy.Aug. 24 — Lorraine and Benjamin Wright, Lima, boy...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Police calls

2450 Allentown Road, Lima — An employee at Walmart called police Wednesday to report someone trying to steal merchandise.800 block of College Av...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Get This: Man in Batman costume, Captain America mask stole beer

Get This: Man in Batman costume, Captain America mask stole beer

SALAMANCA, N.Y. — Do superheroes drink beer?WIVB-TV in Buffalo reports that police in western New York say they’re looking for a man who w...

August 25th, 2016 |  



Photos: Wednesday night’s tornado

Photos: Wednesday night’s tornado

See photos from our photographers and our readers from Wednesday night's tornado spotted in Van Wert and Putnam counties. Click here to see the pho...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Food distribution planned today

Food distribution planned today

LIMA — A food distribution will take place from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. today at West Ohio Food Bank, 1380 E. Kibby St., Lima, thanks to a sponsorshi...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Tornadoes hit Van Wert County

Tornadoes hit Van Wert County

GLENMORE — A line of storms coming through the area produced at least three tornadoes in the area Wednesday night, causing some structural damag...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Strickland talks auto rescue, Senate race during stop at Lima UAW

Strickland talks auto rescue, Senate race during stop at Lima UAW

LIMA — U.S. Senate candidate Ted Strickland stopped by the United Auto Workers union Local 1219 office Wednesday to highlight the stark contrast...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Gagging on geese: Excessive droppings, aggressive behavior posing potential health risk in Lima

Gagging on geese: Excessive droppings, aggressive behavior posing potential health risk in Lima

LIMA — There’s a goose on the loose in Lima.Actually, it’s gaggles of geese that number in the hundreds. The pesky waterfowl have be...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Fair attraction drawing big crowds

Fair attraction drawing big crowds

LIMA — If you are the type who likes to be visually stimulated, then the Allen County Fair is the place to be.Several hired acts are on the grou...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Officials urge extra care as school begins

Officials urge extra care as school begins

LIMA — With the start of the school year comes school safety concerns.The Lima AAA Club partnered with local officials Wednesday to discuss traf...

August 24th, 2016 |