Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Monday, September 14.
Nearly all of the dozens of people reported missing after a devastating blaze in southern Oregon have been accounted for. Crews continued to battle wildfires that have killed at least 33 victims from California to Washington state. The flames have left a barren, gray landscape in their wake as they have caused tens of thousands of people to evacuate and sent smoke over the whole region. Read more.
Car enthusiasts came out Sunday to a car show in memory of Gary Allen, a local car guy who restored around 200 cars in his life. Around 200 car owners registered for the show at Tom’s Auto Detail on Shawnee Road. 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 grandson of U.S. President Warren G. Harding and his lover, Nan Britton, went to court in an effort to get the Republican’s remains exhumed from the presidential memorial where they have lain since 1927. The dispute looms as benefactors prepare to mark the centennial of Harding’s 1920 election. They’re planning a new presidential center in Marion, Ohio. Read more.
In Sports, read about the Browns start to the season.
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