NEWS


Ohio GOP official resigns over Trump nomination

Ohio GOP official resigns over Trump nomination

CINCINNATI (AP) — A low-level Republican Party official from Ohio has resigned over the GOP’s nomination of Donald Trump as its presidenti...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Elderly advised to protect themselves from heat

LIMA — The Area Agency on Aging 3 issued the following guidelines for older adults to stay healthy during high temperatures.•Spend time in...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Man accused of child sex crimes gets new trial date

LIMA — A 62-year-old man facing life in prison on charges that accuse him of sex crimes against children was assigned a new trial date for Oct. ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Allen County Fair now accepting exhibit, parade entries

LIMA — Entries for open class exhibits at the Allen County Fair are being accepted, with all entries due Monday.The 2016 Exhibitor’s Handb...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Putnam County court records

Putnam County court records

Putnam County Common Pleas CourtJuly 15Cassandra R. Elston, 24, 427 S. Keyser St., Holgate, was sentenced to 90 days jail for receiving stolen propert...

July 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Cavaliers extend coach’s contract

Cavaliers extend coach’s contract

CLEVELAND — Thrust into an awkward situation in January, Tyronn Lue finished on top in June.On Tuesday, the affable coach was rewarded for the g...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Lima area results

Great Lakes Summer Collegiate LeagueLicking County 11, Grand Lake 4at Montgomery Field (Celina)LC`000`027`011`—`11`14`1GL`000`002`020`—`4`...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Winners crowned at Elks Invitational Tournament of Champions

Winners crowned at Elks Invitational Tournament of Champions

The Lima Junior Golf Association capped off its season with the Elks Invitational Tournament of Champions at Shawnee Country Club Monday.Carson Harmon...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Comeback route: NFL reinstates wide receiver Josh Gordon

Comeback route: NFL reinstates wide receiver Josh Gordon

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon’s curious and complicated career has taken a new turn.He’s getting yet another chance.The talented but ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Locos ready for postseason play

Locos ready for postseason play

LIMA – Locos first baseman/third baseman Kevin Woodall knows a few things about postseason play.Just a few weeks ago he helped Coastal Carolina ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


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‘Star Trek Beyond’ soars with $59.6M at weekend box office

‘Star Trek Beyond’ soars with $59.6M at weekend box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Star Trek Beyond” has landed atop the weekend box office.Paramount’s latest outing with the Starship Enter...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Jeannie and Ralph Snyder

Jeannie and Ralph Snyder

WETZEL — Mr. and Mrs. Ralph E. Snyder are celebrating 50 years of marriage. They traveled to England and Germany in April to celebrate.Snyder an...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


90th birthday: Louise Keiser

90th birthday: Louise Keiser

BLUFFTON — Louise Keiser is celebrating her 90th birthday.She was born July 23, 1926, in Belleville, Pennsylvania, to Ralph and Bertha Snook. On...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


90th birthday: Ruth Turner

90th birthday: Ruth Turner

LIMA — Ruth T. Turner is celebrating her 90th birthday.She was born July 26, 1926, in Darlington, Pennsylvania, to W. Alfred and Freda B. Tyson....

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Wischmeyer/Burgei

OTTAWA — Mary Kate Wischmeyer and David Andrew Burgei announce their engagement.Wischmeyer is the daughter of Joe and Carol Wischmeyer, of Ottaw...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Brianna and Gregory Edelbrock

Brianna and Gregory Edelbrock

GILBERT, Ariz. — Brianna Monet Swift and Gregory John Edelbrock were married at 5 p.m. Sept. 26, 2015, in an outdor garden ceremony at Villa Sie...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


OPINION


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George Santino: Raising the minimum wage doesn’t matter
John Grindrod: A few RNC ‘P-word’ observations

John Grindrod: A few RNC ‘P-word’ observations

Over time I’ve really tended to pay quite a bit more attention to events that take place with long intervals of time before they return.I think ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Chicago Tribune: No budging in line, seniors

JULY 22, 2016 — Imagine you’ve been patiently waiting your turn at, say, the Starbucks. You finally reach the front when a senior citizen ...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Letter: Time for real change, vote for Trump

Albert Einstein said “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” To vote for Hillary Clinton w...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Meghan Daum: Why the weasel word ‘problematic’ should be banned

Meghan Daum: Why the weasel word ‘problematic’ should be banned

For the last few years, reasonable people of various ideological leanings have been lamenting the scourge that is the word “problematic.” ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Bloomberg View: Trump’s acceptance speech was deluded and disturbing

Donald Trump was true to form Thursday in his speech accepting the Republican Party’s nomination for president of the United States. He stoked f...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips

Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell moderately on Monday as investors took a break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to record highs.Ene...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of an era for a co...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Gas prices fall 14 cents in Lima region

Gas prices fall 14 cents in Lima region

LIMA — Gas prices in the Lima region fell 14 cents in the past week, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com.The average price for a gallon...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Car shows and more

Car shows and more

UPCOMING• Second Tuesday-Sept. 13 — Middlepoint: Cruise-in at Rambler’s Roost Restaurant. 309 Lincoln Highway. 5 to 8 p.m. No regist...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Plowing its way through the trophy case

Plowing its way through the trophy case

LIMA — John Bilopavlovich hates to see a good thing go to waste.That attitude landed him a classic car that turns heads wherever he goes.Bilopav...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Beating the heat: Businesses work to minimize dehydration risks

Beating the heat: Businesses work to minimize dehydration risks

LIMA — With heat levels soaring into the 90s and 100s in the Midwest, companies are taking extra measures to ensure employee safety in terms of ...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


STATE NEWS


Suspect in student’s killing was convicted of similar attack

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The circumstances, separated by 26 years, are chilling — two women attacked while bicycling alone down lonely Ohio country roa...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Police killing of man who hid gun in cruiser ‘justified’

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors in Cleveland have released a video that shows a man retrieving a gun hidden in the back seat of a park ranger's cruiser...

July 26th, 2016 |  


The Latest: Man to face charges in FBI dump truck crash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a dump truck that has crashed through the security gate at the FBI office in Pittsburgh (all times local):4 p.m.A ma...

July 26th, 2016 |  


The Latest: Man accused of saying he had bomb before crash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a dump truck that crashed through a security gate at the FBI office in Pittsburgh (all times local):4:25 p.m.Authori...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Tuesday, Jul. 26.The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You sho...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Clinton, Dems put gun control at center of convention stage

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are g...

July 26th, 2016 |  


NATIONAL NEWS


Sanders loyalists disillusioned as Clinton gets party’s nod

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders loyalists signaled their intent to leave the Democratic Party and protested inside and outside its national conve...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Authorities ID remains as those of missing treasure hunter

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A treasure hunter who disappeared this year while searching for an author's cache of gold and jewels in the New Mexico wild...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Kansas stepfather accused of abandoning infant in trash

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Police in Lawrence, Kansas, say a 9-month-old girl's stepfather is accused of abandoning the infant in a trash bin earlier thi...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Sanders loyalists disillusioned as Clinton gets party’s nod

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders loyalists signaled their intent to leave the Democratic Party and protested inside and outside its national conve...

July 26th, 2016 |  


UN secretary-general calls for truce during Rio Olympics

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for an Olympic truce and urging all warring parties to lay down their weapons and put...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Honduras reports 8 babies born with Zika-related defects

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Honduras' health minister says eight babies with severe birth defects linked to the Zika virus have been born in the Central Amer...

July 26th, 2016 |  


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