Real Life Mama: View from their eyes

Real Life Mama: View from their eyes

Just as I was trying on my new swimsuit and quietly criticizing myself for not being smaller here and less curvy there, Maylie came into the room and ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Motorists not minding their manners

Motorists not minding their manners

LIMA — The car in front of you is traveling 15 miles below the posted speed limit while weaving excessively. There’s a good chance some se...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Lima-area drive-thrus offer customers comfort from car

Lima-area drive-thrus offer customers comfort from car

LIMA — For decades, Ohio residents have enjoyed the privilege of going through drive-thru carry-outs and ordering items such as alcohol from the...

July 14th, 2018 |  



David Trinko: Turning a chore into a game

David Trinko: Turning a chore into a game

Our 4-year-old hates having to take her bath at night. She figured out it also means putting on her pajamas and going to bed for the night. None of th...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Pranksters plant Wyoming city’s flower pots with real pot

Pranksters plant Wyoming city’s flower pots with real pot

POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming city has discovered its potted plants have literally gone to pot.Officials in Powell believe pranksters planted ma...

July 14th, 2018 |  


NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: House in the country is no walk in the park

Legal-Ease: House in the country is no walk in the park

A common dream for people in our area is to build a brand-new house in the country. Bringing this dream to a reality is much more difficult than most ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Get This: State board to consider changing mountain’s made-up name

Get This: State board to consider changing mountain’s made-up name

WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont state board plans to hear a man’s request to change the name of Mount Ascutney because it’s a made-up ...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Nothing more competitive than bass fishing

Nothing more competitive than bass fishing

It seems competitiveness is part of human nature.No matter what the subject, we like to outperform others whether it’s in sports or other areas....

July 13th, 2018 |  


WOAL championships attract swimmers, fun

WOAL championships attract swimmers, fun

WAPAKONETA – Aliens, pirates and surfers were all part of the 37th annual Elks Invitational swim meet/Western Ohio Aquatic League championship o...

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