Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Sunday, June 14.
Leaders in Lima’s black community say there’s a lot to do before there’s true equality in the city. Statistics on homeownership and median household income bear that out. A group formed to try to push for equality. They’re starting with getting disenfranchised voters to the polls.
Allen County reported one new death from the coronavirus on Saturday and six new cases. Hardin County had five new cases. Putnam County had one new case.
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One sure sign of warmer weather is a car show. The region had its first car show of the year Saturday in Cairo after several postponed due to COVID-19. Collectors said it was nice to be back out celebrating their passion.
In Sports, Lima Senior graduate Jaylin Thomas is chasing a league championship and a bowl game appearance at Ball State. He’s excited about his third year as a starting linebacker with the Cardinals.
In Lifestyle, learn more about St. Gerard School graduate Father Bruce Lewandowski. Pope Francis recently selected him to become an auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
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