Letter: Berger: Trust me, vote Sharetta Smith

Letter: Berger: Trust me, vote Sharetta Smith

It has been my honor to serve as Lima’s Mayor and CEO for 32 years. I thank everyone who collaborated with me to bring about positive, enduring,...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Letter: Brownlow a solid choice

Letter: Brownlow a solid choice

As a proud alumnus of Lima Senior who values the education received, I write this endorsement of Cindy Brownlow, who is running for a board of educati...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Editorial: America losing old-fashioned work ethic

Southwest Airlines canceled thousands of flights around the recent holiday weekend. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and others with no particular knowledge or inv...

October 20th, 2021 |  



John Grindrod: The death of shirts and skins and other vestiges of the past

John Grindrod: The death of shirts and skins and other vestiges of the past

Certainly, there’s no dispute that how both the young and the old play their games has changed over the years, from my most active playing days ...

October 20th, 2021 updated: October 20th, 2021. |  


Letter: Follow the Constitution

Letter: Follow the Constitution

I believe that we live in the greatest country in the world, the United States of America, at least for the time being. We live in a republic where fr...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Case doesn’t add up

Letter: Case doesn’t add up

I recently finished reading “The Strange Case of Dr. Wine” which tells the story of a really unusual court case in Auglaize County. Dr. Do...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Questions for Hardesty

Letter: Questions for Hardesty

The first question I have in regards to Elizabeth Hardesty running for mayor: Would she be running if Dave Berger hadn’t said he wasn’t ru...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Lima schools levy not a new tax

Letter: Lima schools levy not a new tax

Voters in the Lima City School District will be asked to approve a renewal levy on the Nov. 2 ballot. It is not a new tax.The five-year, 5.99-mill com...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: The positive choice for mayor

Letter: The positive choice for mayor

Why do some people in Lima need to be like some politicians in Columbus and Washington? It seems they only care about being right. It seems they only ...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Holy Cow! History: When the blackbirds called on Kentucky

Holy Cow! History: When the blackbirds called on Kentucky

Something about birds makes them a perfect fit with Halloween’s scary vibe. Think Edgar Allan Poe’s classic “The Raven” and Al...

October 19th, 2021 |