Lima school board extends Ackerman’s contract

LIMA — Lima schools superintendent Jill Ackerman was given a five-year contract extension during Thursday’s school board meeting.Ackerman,...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Seniors say food, memories, draw them to Allen County Fair

Seniors say food, memories, draw them to Allen County Fair

LIMA — Senior Citizens’ Day at the Allen County Fair in Lima Thursday drew scores of the area’s elderly, brought to the fairgrounds ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


St. Rita’s establishes health center at Bath schools

St. Rita’s establishes health center at Bath schools

LIMA — St. Rita’s Health Partners and Bath schools celebrated the recent opening of the Mercy Health-Bath Local School Health Center with ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Metokote to hold job fair Sept. 1 at Ohio Means Jobs

LIMA — Metokote will hold a job fair on Sept. 1 at Ohio Means Jobs to hire 15 to 20 people for entry level positions.Ohio Means Jobs Workforce D...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Allen County grand jury releases indictments

The Allen County grand jury returned 27 public indictments this month. Those indicted and their charges are:Michael T. Lyle, 27, of 509 W. Vine St., t...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Girl Scouts seeking members, volunteers

LIMA — The Girl Scouts of Western Ohio in inviting girls to join as summer draws to a close and children ease back into their school routine.Gir...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Lori Borgman: Give kids a break and start school later

Lori Borgman: Give kids a break and start school later

There was a time you could tell when school was starting by the school supply aisles at the big box stores. They looked like the aftermath of a tornad...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 23 — Princess Kennedy and Damarius Wright, Lima, boy.Aug. 24 — Lorraine and Benjamin Wright, Lima, boy...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Police calls

2450 Allentown Road, Lima — An employee at Walmart called police Wednesday to report someone trying to steal merchandise.800 block of College Av...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Get This: Man in Batman costume, Captain America mask stole beer

Get This: Man in Batman costume, Captain America mask stole beer

SALAMANCA, N.Y. — Do superheroes drink beer?WIVB-TV in Buffalo reports that police in western New York say they’re looking for a man who w...

August 25th, 2016 |