Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Sunday, Oct. 18.
Both the Trump and Biden campaigns have predicted what the country will look like if the other ends up taking the White House, and the political rhetoric foresees plenty of doom. The country will still need to move forward regardless, and either way, it’s going to be a rocky road, local experts said. Read more.
Bath Township voters will have a chance on Nov. 3 to overturn a decision by township trustees to develop the Planned State Route 309 Corridor Overlay District. Read more.
More than two dozen women gathered in Bluffton Saturday to hold a pep rally and embrace a woman’s right to vote. The women heard from several speakers, including Shannon Freshour, who is running against incumbent Jim Jordan for the House of Representatives. 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.
More than one hundred kids came out to the Lima Harley-Davidson dealership Saturday for a Fright the Hunger Trunk or Treat where kids could receive lots of candy and win prizes for the best contest. Read more.
In Sports, Lima Central Catholic’s girls golf team won the Division II state championship trophy for a third consecutive year after finishing 53 strokes ahead of runner-up Tuscawaras Valley. Also, Ottawa-Glandorf’s football team turned in a dominating performance with a 62 to zero win against Orrville; and Van Wert won the boys and girls Western Buckeye League championship.
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