Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Monday, Oct. 5.
A horse named Captain Barbossa, which was born and raised at Steiner Stock Farm in Lima, won the Little Brown Jug, which for pacer horse racing is the equivalent to the Kentucky Derby. Dr. David Steiner cannot smile enough when he talks about that day. Read about it in Jim Krumel’s column.
Boy Scout Troop 106 planted a tree to help people remember victims of domestic violence. On Sunday, the tree was dedicated with representatives of Crossroads Crisis Center. 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.
McKenna Hale, an 18-year-old senior at Bath High School, hopes to continue her high school soccer career in college. She hopes to study veterinary science in college. Read more.
In Sports, both the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals picked up victories. Cleveland topped Dallas, while Cincinnati beat Jacksonville.
Learn more about these stories and more in The Lima News and online at LimaOhio.com.