Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Tuesday, Oct. 13.
Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett presented her approach to the law as conservative and fair on Monday at the start of fast-tracked confirmation hearings, while angry Democrats, powerless to stop her, cast her as a threat to Americans’ health care coverage during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more.
Delphos schools are moving to a hybrid model of education beginning today. This is due to an increase of COVID-19 cases in the region. 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.
With three weeks until election day, Lima City Councilors grabbed a few minutes at the end of their Monday night meeting to encourage everyone to get out and vote. Councilor Carla Thompson said she encountered disenfranchised people when she registered people to vote. Read more.
Just a week after his release from the hospital, President Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail Monday for the first time since contracting the coronavirus, resuming his effort to stage a late comeback in the election’s final stretch. Read more.
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