Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Sunday, July 5.
A woman from Minster has found herself on an incredible journey. She was adopted from Russia when she was six years old and now she is a Marine. She’s an intelligence specialist serving in Japan. Read more.
The Lima region celebrated the Independence Day holiday on Saturday with live music, food and fireworks. Lima itself canceled all July Fourth activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.
Florida reported a record number of coronavirus cases on Saturday. This is the latest sign that the virus is surging in many parts of the United States and officials warned people to simply stay home on the Fourth. The U.S. reported more than 50 thousand confirmed cases on Saturday for the third day in a row according to a tally kept by Johns Hopkins University. Read more.
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In Lifestyle, check out a local column on family life and how one dad is dealing with being a tick tock parent. Read more.
In Sports, learn about the 5K on the Lake at Lakeview held Saturday. More than 100 people participated in very high temperatures. Read more.
Learn more about these stories and more in The Lima News and online at LimaOhio.com.