Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Monday, May 25.
Today marks Memorial Day around the region. Most public celebrations for the holiday to honor the nation’s fallen warriors have been canceled today because of the COVID-19 pandemic. You can still remember those who sacrificed their lives at Roll of Honor at the Allen County Museum. The collection includes displays of Medal of Honor recipients from Allen County. Read more.
Fans of fair food got their fix over the weekend. Since Friday, five popular food vendors set up their trailers at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds for a drive-thru food event. It’s open until 8 p.m. today, and it will be back next weekend from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. It gives vendors a place to sell with so many events closed by coronavirus. Read more.
Today’s briefing is brought to you by Beer Barrel Pizza and Grill. On Mondays and Tuesdays, get pizza and wings for 20 bucks.
No new deaths were reported in the region Sunday from the coronavirus. Read more.
Ohio’s prisons are slowly beginning to accept new inmates from jails again to resume the normal flow of the penal system. Read more.
In Sports, Tiger Woods and Tom Brady came out the winners in a made for TV golf match against Phil Mickelson and Peyton Manning. The event aimed to raise $10 million for COVID-19 relief funds. Read more.
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