Teen faces prison for making school threat

LIMA — A 15-year-old boy will be sentenced in the next two months for leaving a note with a threat in a restroom at Elida High School.The boy, w...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Poultry farm seeks permit renewal

ST. HENRY — A Mercer County poultry and egg farm is seeking a renewal of its permit to operate.Kremer Pullet Farm, located at 2341 U.S. 127, was...

July 30th, 2015 |  


‘Once in a blue moon’ is Friday night

‘Once in a blue moon’ is Friday night

The full moon Friday will be the second full moon of July and is astronomically referred to as “Blue Moon”. This rare phenomenon happens e...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  



Lori Borgman: Picturing the perfect vacation? It won’t happen

Lori Borgman: Picturing the perfect vacation? It won’t happen

Our son and his family sent a classic snippet while they are on vacation. It is a short video that opens with the sun beaming streaks of apricot behin...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Glenn taking Civil Service Exam survey

Glenn taking Civil Service Exam survey

LIMA — Lima’s 6th Ward Councilman Derry Glenn is looking for public input on the various proposed approaches to how the Civil Service Boar...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Wilson held on $250,000 bond in Putnam case

Wilson held on $250,000 bond in Putnam case

OTTAWA — A Lima woman who fled to Florida after her car was involved in a motorcycle crash that killed a man was in court Thursday, where bond w...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Rhodes named interim engineer for Allen County

Rhodes named interim engineer for Allen County

LIMA — Allen County will now have an interim engineer until the county’s Republicans choose a replacement for retiring engineer Tim Piper....

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Jordan’s opinion piece calls for removing IRS commissioner

Jordan’s opinion piece calls for removing IRS commissioner

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan joined fellow representative Ron DeSantis in co-authoring an opinion piece that appeared in the Wall Str...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Cupp schedules public meetings in Lima, Bluffton, Delphos, Spencerville

Cupp schedules public meetings in Lima, Bluffton, Delphos, Spencerville

LIMA — State Rep. Bob Cupp, R-Lima, will hold four legislative update meetings in Allen County on Monday and Tuesday.Cupp represents the 4th Ohi...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative issues peak alert for this afternoon

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative issues peak alert for this afternoon

PAULDING — Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative asked its members to conserve electricity this afternoon, as the electric provider issued a peak...

July 30th, 2015 |