ACME baseball: Minster reaches state tournament semifinals

ACME baseball: Minster reaches state tournament semifinals

COLDWATER — Van Wert starting pitcher Owen Treece worked his way out of a few jams against Minster in Saturday’s quarterfinal baseball gam...

July 20th, 2019 |  


Mariners defeat Locos, still can make postseason

Mariners defeat Locos, still can make postseason

LIMA – Grand Lake still has a lot to play for in the final week and it showed.The Mariners knocked the Lima Locos around for the second straight...

July 20th, 2019 |  


LATA tournament: Players again must deal with hot temps

LATA tournament: Players again must deal with hot temps

LIMA — The weather was again the talk of the day during the semifinals of the Lima Area Tennis Association doubles tournaments on a hot and humi...

July 20th, 2019 |  



Editorial: Remembering the unlikely hero from Wapakoneta

Editorial: Remembering the unlikely hero from Wapakoneta

Is there anything more American than the story of Neil Armstrong?A quiet, unassuming man from the middle of nowhere becomes the most famous man of his...

July 20th, 2019 |  


Remembering Armstrong’s first steps

Remembering Armstrong’s first steps

WAPAKONETA — James Schaller, a 9 year old from Perrysburg, was grinning ear to ear when one-by-one he met the five Ohio astronauts who were in W...

July 20th, 2019 |  


Real Life Mama: Doing my thing

Real Life Mama: Doing my thing

While the girls and I were on one of our many ice cream trips of the summer so far, we ran into a few local readers that my mom knew. As we were talki...

July 20th, 2019 |  


‘Birthplace of aviation’ more than a slogan

‘Birthplace of aviation’ more than a slogan

OHIO — Half a century after Neil Armstrong landed on the moon, Adrian Rivera is working to follow in his footsteps.Originally from a small town ...

July 20th, 2019 |  


Lima LGBT community comes together to celebrate pride

Lima LGBT community comes together to celebrate pride

LIMA — Tyra Brooks, a transgender performer, activist and bartender at Somewhere, Lima’s premier gay bar for 38 years, started the transit...

July 20th, 2019 |  


One hurt in rollover crash in Lima

One hurt in rollover crash in Lima

AMERICAN TOWNSHIP — The Lima post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one-vehicle accident from early Saturday.According to Sgt....

July 20th, 2019 |  


Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

ALEXANDRIA, Ind. (AP) — At 79 years old, Art McManus says he’s still able to hop on the tractor and maintain the 160 acres of cherry trees...

July 20th, 2019 |