Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Monday, Nov. 30.
The first-ever Mercy Health Bright Nights Drive-thru Spectacular was a big hit on its opening weekend. The display includes more than 45 LED Christmas light displays throughout the fairgrounds, including a light tunnel and illuminated trees and buildings. The cost is only $10 per carload, and it continues through December. Read more.
Smokin’ B’s Bar and Grill in Leipsic suffered heavy damage in a Sunday morning fire. Authorities haven’t released a cause yet. 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.
Elida High School senior Thomas Williamson, 18, has a passion for music that he hopes will result in a teaching career. Williamson is class president and vice president of Elida student council. He’s also a member of the swim team, but it’s his love for music that gets him excited. Read more.
In Jim Krumel’s column, learn about Columbus Grove’s Jerry Osborn, a teen who volunteered to fight in Vietnam who was one of the region’s 80 soldiers to die there. Read more.
In Sports, the Browns won a close one to the Jaguars, and the Bengals lost a close one to the Giants. Read more.
Learn more about these stories and more in The Lima News and online at LimaOhio.com.