NEWS


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Delphos receives Ohio EPA loan for wastewater plant

Delphos receives Ohio EPA loan for wastewater plant

DELPHOS — The city of Delphos got a significant boost in its efforts to improve its wastewater treatment system.On Thursday, the city was issued...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Husted announces all Ohio business filings now available online

Husted announces all Ohio business filings now available online

COLUMBUS — Secretary of State Jon Husted announced Wednesday that 100 percent of all filings needed to start or maintain a business in Ohio may ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


NAMI offers training for family, friends of those with mental disorders

NAMI offers training for family, friends of those with mental disorders

LIMA — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) in Allen, Auglaize and Hardin Counties is accepting registrations for a free Family to Fam...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Allen County Common Pleas Court

Allen County Common Pleas Court

The following individuals were sentenced recently in Allen County Common Pleas Court:Eric D. Haney, 54, of McGuffey, was sentenced Monday by Judge Jef...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers

Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers

Area law enforcement officials were looking for information about the crimes or persons listed. The Lima/Allen County Crime Stoppers program offers ca...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lima Municipal Court records

Lima Municipal Court records

Lima Municipal Court DispositionsAug. 8Donald A. Pugh, 47, of 1643 Springhill Drive, Lima, pleaded no contest to driving under suspension, operating v...

August 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lima football legend battling ALS

Lima area sports results

High SchoolsGirls TennisShawnee 5, Findlay 0SinglesAlotus Wei (S) def. Suzi Zuver (F) 6-2, 6-2Aria Patel (S) def. Julia Weigman (F) 6-1, 6-1Kunmi Ojo ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Shawnee girls second at Celina Invitational golf event

CELINA — Shawnee had the second lowest total among team scores at Thursday’s Celina Invitational at Celina Lynx Golf Club.Morgan Altenbauc...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Waynesfield Raceway Park points competition tight

WAYNESFIELD — The points chase continues Saturday night at Waynesfield Raceway Park.All five weekly classes return with just two points nights r...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Roundup: Shawnee tops Bluffton in girls tennis

Roundup: Shawnee tops Bluffton in girls tennis

BLUFFTON — The host Pirates pushed two matches to three sets in a 5-0 Wednesday girls tennis loss to Shawnee.Singles players Alotus Wei and Aria...

August 16th, 2017 updated: August 17th, 2017. |  


Browns quarterback battle in home stretch

Browns quarterback battle in home stretch

BEREA — After weeks of speculation, analysis and evaluation, the Browns’ quarterback competition is headed into its home stretch.Pro Bowl ...

August 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births

Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 15 — Megan and Jeremy Wittkamp, Lima, boy. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Daniel Craig, back as Bond, keeps 007 fans on edge

Daniel Craig, back as Bond, keeps 007 fans on edge

NEW YORK — Daniel Craig’s 007-era will die another day.After months of gossip and denials, Craig on Tuesday night confirmed to Stephen Col...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Special section: Allen County Fair 2017

Special section: Allen County Fair 2017

Learn everything you need to know about the Allen County Fair, all in this handy section. Find it online at LimaOhio.com/tag/allenfair or in Thursday,...

August 17th, 2017 updated: August 17th, 2017. |  


Drag racing comes to fair

Drag racing comes to fair

LIMA — Think you’ve got the fastest dirt bike in the area? Or the speediest all-terrain vehicle?Maybe you think your street-legal car or t...

August 16th, 2017 updated: August 17th, 2017. |  


Junior Fair exhibits focus on ag roots

Junior Fair exhibits focus on ag roots

LIMA — Along with the rides, carnival games and fair food comes the Allen County Junior Fair where FFA and 4-H children show off their livestock...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Fair food: Go for the eats

Fair food: Go for the eats

LIMA — It’s true the Allen County Fair will have oodles of rides and events — but it really wouldn’t be a proper experience wi...

August 16th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Lori Borgman: Kids’ twisted vocab leaves us spellbound

Lori Borgman: Kids’ twisted vocab leaves us spellbound

We are constantly learning new things at our house. Of course, none of this enlightenment is the result of our own resourcefulness, but courtesy of th...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Trump belatedly says what Americans need to hear about racism

AUG. 15, 2017 — President Donald Trump did not deliver a modern Gettysburg Address on Monday. He didn’t change the national conversation a...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lima steps up to help students

I was overwhelmed by the attendance and the show of support for the Lima City Schools’ inaugural Back to School Celebration at Martin Luther Kin...

August 16th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Jerry Zezima: Chloe and Poppie make ice cream

Jerry Zezima: Chloe and Poppie make ice cream

If anything is sweeter than ice cream, it’s my 4-year-old granddaughter, Chloe, who is sweet on ice cream herself.That’s why she was happy...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: How to respond to hate

AUG. 14, 2017 — What makes American democracy shine is not the absence of hate but the response. Repugnant ideas have always swirled in this cou...

August 16th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied Monday as technology companies and banks helped companies regain a lot of the ground they lost last week, al...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Gas prices rise in 6 area counties

LIMA — Gas prices in Allen County increased an average of 2 cents since last week, making it one of six area counties to experience an uptick in...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Car Talk: More choices on the way for your dash

Car Talk: More choices on the way for your dash

Dear Car Talk:I have a new 2017 Honda Ridgeline. The speedometer is digital; it shows numbers only. It has no dial. However, it still has an analog ta...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Ottawa company looks to become a school bus industry ‘titan’

Ottawa company looks to become a school bus industry ‘titan’

OTTAWA — A local business owner is attempting to shake up the school bus industry with the introduction of a fleet of vehicles that are more tec...

August 12th, 2017 |  


Ask Brianna: How do I afford college as an older student?

Ask Brianna: How do I afford college as an older student?

“Ask Brianna” is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I’m here to help you manage your money, fin...

August 12th, 2017 |  


STATE NEWS


5 more officials could lose licenses in school data scandal

5 more officials could lose licenses in school data scandal

COLUMBUS — Records show five more administrators in an Ohio school district could lose their state educator licenses in connection with an inves...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Bowling Green prosecutor cites stepson’s death; pushes for drug program

Bowling Green prosecutor cites stepson’s death; pushes for drug program

BOWLING GREEN — An Ohio prosecutor whose stepson died from a drug overdose a year ago is now asking county leaders to put money into a program t...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Police: 2 accused of dumping body of woman after alleged OD in Middletown

Police: 2 accused of dumping body of woman after alleged OD in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a woman apparently overdosed at a house, was put in a wheelbarrow and was dumped in nearby woods in southwest...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Overdoses on the road: Drugged driving rises as a menace

Overdoses on the road: Drugged driving rises as a menace

COLUMBUS — An SUV crashed after all four occupants overdosed on heroin in North Carolina. The same day, a man in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, gra...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Hidden camera discovered in Bellaire council chambers riles members

Hidden camera discovered in Bellaire council chambers riles members

BELLAIRE — A hidden camera in the chambers of an Ohio village council has riled some of the members who discovered it, but village officials say...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Cedar Point unveils new roller coaster, Steel Vengeance

Cedar Point unveils new roller coaster, Steel Vengeance

SANDUSKY — An old roller coaster is getting new life at Cedar Point amusement park in Ohio, and park officials promise it will be their wildest ...

August 17th, 2017 |