Fat Cat Diner owner buys building

Fat Cat Diner owner buys building

LIMA — The owner of Fat Cat Diner now owns the building it occupies on North Main Street.After being in the location at 312 N. Main St. for abou...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Celia Rivenbark: A vote for a vaccine against Trump and the plague

Celia Rivenbark: A vote for a vaccine against Trump and the plague

Here’s a quick question based on recent headlines that tell us that both Donald Trump and the bubonic plague are on the rise in this country.Wha...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Jury has case in Lima murder trial

Jury has case in Lima murder trial

LIMA — A jury of four men and eight women left for the night Monday unable to reach a decision in the Markelus Carter murder trial.Jurors will r...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  



Teen’s body found at Shawnee soccer field

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — A Shawnee High School student was found dead at the Shawnee soccer field over the weekend in what officials said was a suicid...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Paintball center to open in Lima

Paintball center to open in Lima

LIMA — Though there are recreation activity options in Lima, one thing people have to go out of town for is paintball.That’s part of the r...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Gas prices higher in Ohio, Lima

Gas prices higher in Ohio, Lima

LIMA — Gas prices are up about 5 cents compared to last week in Lima.The average is at $2.26 per gallon in the city, up from last week’s a...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Health Briefs

Drive thru for flu vaccineOTTAWA — To help better serve those with limited mobility, the Putnam County Health Department will be providing a dri...

September 21st, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


REAL WHEELS: Get your car featured

The Lima News publishes photographs of vintage cars, 20 years or older, free of charge in Real Wheels. To share a photo of your car with our readers, ...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Senior care group aims to make Lima community Alzheimer’s friendly

LIMA — The Home Instead Senior Care office serving northwest Ohio is launching a new campaign designed to make the community more Alzheimer̵...

September 20th, 2015 updated: September 21st, 2015. |  


Salvation Army celebrates 150 years

Salvation Army celebrates 150 years

LIMA — This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Salvation Army, and local members of the religious organization celebrated that milestone Su...

September 20th, 2015 |