Letter: New regs go too far

Many readers know that Lima Pallet Co. has served our community and region since 1977, custom-building a wide variety of pallets, skids and wood crate...

July 15th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: Donnie Hullinger, requiem for a middleweight

John Grindrod: Donnie Hullinger, requiem for a middleweight

Certainly, when you travel quite a bit, you miss some local news. So, it wasn’t until I got back last week that I found out of the passing of 80...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Christine M. Flowers: Bill Cosby didn’t deserve the benefit of the doubt

Christine M. Flowers: Bill Cosby didn’t deserve the benefit of the doubt

I was wrong.Bill Cosby didn’t deserve the benefit of the doubt.He cheated on his wife, Camille. He cheated on his kids. He cheated on the people...

July 14th, 2015 |  



Lima News: Flag debate shows support for free speech

The Confederate battle flag’s swift removal from the South Carolina Statehouse and chain-store shelves added urgent tones to a familiar conserva...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Celia Rivenbark: Shark mania won’t take a bite out of non-swimmers’ summer

Celia Rivenbark: Shark mania won’t take a bite out of non-swimmers’ summer

In the coastal Carolinas, where I live, there have been 11 shark attacks on our beaches this summer. This is the most recorded in one year since they ...

July 13th, 2015 |  


Mary Sanchez: Conservative backlash against ‘sanctuary’ will harm policing

Mary Sanchez: Conservative backlash against ‘sanctuary’ will harm policing

One tragedy has already occurred: The murder of a young woman as she shared a quiet moment on an iconic San Francisco pier with her father and a frien...

July 13th, 2015 |  


Chicago Tribune: The China stocks syndrome: Welcome to capitalism, Comrades

JULY 11, 2015 — Here’s what some scorched investors in China are muttering as they tally their losses: That’s the last time I take s...

July 13th, 2015 |  


Chris Erskine: A daughter picks up the check, but can she ever afford a house?

Chris Erskine: A daughter picks up the check, but can she ever afford a house?

My lovely and patient older daughter picked up the dinner check the other night, a giant cause of alarm for her mother and me. We immediately called a...

July 12th, 2015 |  


Editorial: Roundabout deserves a spin first

Editorial: Roundabout deserves a spin first

We are a national that loves to try new things.There’s a new restaurant in town? Let’s eat there tonight.They just released a new cell pho...

July 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: Preachers’ tax-exempt status in question

I have some questions to ask a few preachers and churches.Why is it that some churches and the preachers can talk about political issues and keep thei...

July 12th, 2015 |