RSS Feed Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:12:46 EST 1800 Stores focus on Black Friday convenience: Corporations hope ease, more help will encourage shoppers LIMA — It's all about ease and convenience for stores this Black Friday. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:05:04 EST It’s all in the planning 1. When did you start shopping on Black Friday? Was this something your mom did? Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:01:03 EST Youth Profile: Kalida Teen wins essay contest, trip to Valley Forge KALIDA — Patriotism is still instilled in and important to today's youth, even in those who do not serve. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:15:05 EST Minster playoff tickets on sale Tuesday; girls hoops game to start earlier;-girls-hoops-game-to-start-earlier MINSTER — Minster High School will be selling advance tickets for Friday's 7:30 p.m. playoff football game at Wapakoneta against Defiance Tinora.The tickets will be sold as follows: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:59:01 EST Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Cleveland officer CLEVELAND (AP) — A 12-year-old boy shot by police after grabbing what turned out to be a replica gun died from his wounds Sunday, a day after officers responded to a 911 call about someone waving a “probably fake” gun at a... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:29:02 EST St. John’s inducts first group into Hall of Fame DELPHOS — The Delphos St. John's Hall of Fame will induct four new members this year, including the first group to be inducted. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:23:05 EST Crestview to have delay CONVOY — Crestview Elementary School, Middle School and High School will have a two-hour delay on Dec. 3 because of a teacher in-service. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:53:06 EST Road construction and maintenance projects Allen CountyFor the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County please visit Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:51:04 EST Activate Allen County: Free skate day to keep kids active School is a major part of life for most children and one of several settings that can influence food choices, being physically active, and eating habits. At a time when almost 40 percent of Allen County children are overweight or obese, our schools... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:49:02 EST Lori Borgman: Thankfulness shouldn’t be relative I wish my gratitude wasn't dependent on your misery, but sometimes it is. I'm sorry about that, especially with this being the season of giving thanks and all. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:01:03 EST No. 19 Missouri outlasts Tennessee 29-21 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Kenton graduate Maty Mauk threw a pair of touchdown passes and Marcus Murphy ran for two scores Saturday night as No. 19 Missouri defeated Tennessee 29-21 to maintain control of the SEC East race. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:05:02 EST Thomas Lucente: Emperor Obama ignores Constitution On Thursday, President Barack Obama announced that he was using an executive order to shield up to 4 million illegal immigrants from deportation. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:01:07 EST Editorial: Sacrificing transparency a bad option in lethal-injection bill After Ohio botched its last execution Jan. 17, leaving convicted killer Dennis McGuire gasping and choking for about 20 minutes before succumbing, we would hope our area lawmakers would join the fight for more transparency involving the process of how... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:01:03 EST Saturday Ohio high school playoff scores PREP FOOTBALLDivision ICin. Moeller 21, Cin. St. Xavier 0Huber Hts. Wayne 38, W. Chester Lakota W. 3Hudson 41, Mentor 20Lakewood St. Edward 41, Westerville Cent. 0Division V Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:42:03 EST OSU clinches East COLUMBUS — Ohio State distanced itself from the rest of the Big Ten's East Division with a 42-27 win over Indiana on Saturday that clinched the division title and a second straight trip to the Big Ten championship game. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:20:11 EST Ohio State’s Marshall answers the haters and critics COLUMBUS — His determination took him out into the snow last Monday to field some punts on what was officially a day off from practice for Ohio State's football team. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:20:08 EST Grove wins regional title FINDLAY — Columbus Grove's 250-pound sophomore defensive tackle Rece Roney knew what he was up against.Arlington's offensive line featured 290-pound Marshall-bound Logan Grieser and 280-pound Chad Glick. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:00:03 EST Coldwater, Marion Local move on in postseason Coldwater and Marion Local of the Midwest Athletic Conference won regional titles Saturday to earn spots in the the state football semifinals.Coldwater 28, Liberty-Benton 7 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:00:02 EST Area duo adapt, flourish at BG BOWLING GREEN — They have taken similar paths during their football careers at Bowling Green and it's something they still talk about sometimes four years later. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:59:03 EST UNOH men edge No. 11 Cornerstone LIMA — It was game that the University of Northwestern Ohio men's basketball team really needed to win in order to gain some needed confidence in the young season. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:52:02 EST