Editorial: It’s time for an overhaul of American diets

On the cusp of 2021, the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services released the 2020-2025 iteration of the Dietary Guidelines for ...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Caregivers deserve Ohio’s support

Letter: Caregivers deserve Ohio’s support

For over 30 years, Area Agencies on Aging have been a leader in helping those who choose safe, dignified, independent living at home. Now more than ev...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Opinion: Will America’s EV revolution be imported from China?

Opinion: Will America’s EV revolution be imported from China?

As senator, Joe Biden was known as “Amtrak Joe.” But as president, his transportation of choice appears to be the electric car.In his firs...

February 19th, 2021 |  



Letter: Lima needs big change

Letter: Lima needs big change

Finally, we are getting a new mayor. But nobody is taking it seriously. After 32 years of David Berger, Lima is one of the “worst,” “...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Documentary shows power of Black churches

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Documentary shows power of Black churches

If it had not been, for the Lord on my side Tell me where would I be? Where would I be? This was one of the choir anthems of the 1980s in many souther...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP believes in Trump, not America

Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP believes in Trump, not America

Apparently, Adam Kinzinger’s family hates him now. Alexander Hamilton would not be surprised.Like many in the generation of America’s foun...

February 18th, 2021 |  


Lori Borgman: When the children’s book group goes bad

Lori Borgman: When the children’s book group goes bad

If you can overlook the motion sickness, our first online book group went well.I came across a list of must-read children’s classics and noted &...

February 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Snow heroes much appreciated

Letter: Snow heroes much appreciated

Thank you Keaton Layman from the bottom of our hearts. We had drifts over 1 foot high at each of our doors. There was no way we could have gotten out ...

February 18th, 2021 |  


Tom Purcell: Social Security, me … and you

Tom Purcell: Social Security, me … and you

Biden, Social Security, My Retirement and the WealthyIt’s February. It’s cold. To fend off the winter blahs, I dream of one day retiring t...

February 17th, 2021 |  


Letter: Much needed help arrived

Letter: Much needed help arrived

On Feb. 6, our vehicle broke down in the turn lane at the intersection of South Main and Robb Avenue in Lima. We would like to say a big “Thank ...

February 17th, 2021 |