Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Tuesday, July 14.
Lima schools has announced its plan to reopen on Aug. 12. Lima schools will have in-person instruction five days a week. Superintendents across Allen County have drafted a list of common practices to be followed when most of their schools reopen later in August. Read more.
The double homicide in Lima was over a stolen gun. The woman accused of the crime was in court Monday, and a Lima detective shed some light on the circumstances. If charged on one count of murder, she faces 15 years to life in prison. Read more.
Today’s podcast is sponsored by Fat Jack’s Pizza. Fat Jack’s Pizza dining rooms are now open at two locations, on Spencerville Road and on West Street in Lima, and carryout only at the Findlay Road location. Their combination subs are back, for only $5.75. Fat Jacks, celebrating 45 years as Limaland’s favorite pizza.
The United States, China and the United Arab Emirates are sending unmanned spacecraft to Mars in quick succession beginning this week. The countries are trying to find evidence of ancient microscopic life and scout out the place for future astronauts. Read more.
The Washington Redskins are officially no more. The franchise has dropped the nickname and the Indian head logo. A new name has not been decided. Read more.
Learn more about these stories and more in The Lima News and online at LimaOhio.com.