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Daily headlines

36-year sentence for convicted Lima rapist, drug dealer

36-year sentence for convicted Lima rapist, drug dealer

LIMA — A Lima man convicted in March by an Allen County jury of raping two women and dealing cocaine was sentenced Monday to 36 years in prison. Terrez Carter, referred to by one family friend as a “gentle giant,” showed little emotion as the...

Lima FOP: Tasing was justified in Taco Bell incident

Lima FOP: Tasing was justified in Taco Bell incident

LIMA — The president of Lima’s Fraternal Order of Police says an officer followed procedures when he used a Taser on a young man at the Allentown Road Taco Bell in the early morning hours of April 11. Darrell M. Ball, president of Fraternal Order of Police...





Quellhorst Farm Venue turns from hog barn to wedding venue

Quellhorst Farm Venue turns from hog barn to wedding venue

WAPAKONETA — Spring is in the air, and that means wedding season can’t be too far behind. The Quellhorst Farm Venue, 07945 state Route 197, Wapakoneta, held an open house Sunday to give brides- and grooms-to-be a look at the unique venue and to talk to...

Lima mayoral candidates offer housing solutions

Lima mayoral candidates offer housing solutions

The Lima News will share the four Lima mayoral candidates’ answers to a different question each week through the May 4 primary. Candidates were given up to 200 words to explain their answer, and they had four days to respond. Their answers appear as they...