RSS Feed Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:16:42 EST 1800 Lower gas prices not surprising LIMA — A petroleum analyst says he is not surprised by the lower gasoline prices the region is seeing. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:44:03 EST Jim Krumel: The milestone birthday of 18 Everyone in our home has “attained the age of majority” right now, which is a legal way of saying the youngest, Alex, turned 18 last week. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:01:12 EST Chicago Tribune: The US goes to war; Congress goes on break;-Congress-goes-on-break SEPT. 18, 2014 — Members of a fractious Congress apparently have reached bipartisan consensus on one key issue: They won't risk even debating a broad measure to authorize President Barack Obama's military campaign against the Islamic... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:01:09 EST Soberfest held at Faurot Park LIMA — The beer tent is usually the biggest attraction at most community festivals.However, if you are looking for a more family-oriented, fun time, then there is still an event for you. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:50:05 EST Ohio Lottery Results for Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 DAILY (Sunday)Pick 3: 6-2-6 day, 5-2-9 nightPick 4: 8-7-0-9 day, 4-5-6-7 nightPick 5: 1-8-9-1-9 day, 7-3-2-8-2 nightRolling Cash 5: 4-18-19-21-28CLASSIC (Saturday): 1-3-11-32-34-40 Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:28:02 EST Indians’ Kluber strikes out 14 again MINNEAPOLIS — Corey Kluber continues to dominate hitters when the Cleveland Indians need him most. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:13:07 EST Dalton now catching TDs in Bengals’ rout CINCINNATI — Andy Dalton, pass catcher?Why not? The way things are going for the Bengals, even the most risky play turns out right. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:04:08 EST Walk celebrates kids with Down syndrome 1. What is your role in the Buddy Walk? Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:01:06 EST Tucker’s field goal lifts Ravens over Browns CLEVELAND — The Baltimore Ravens aren't letting anything distract them from winning. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:45:04 EST Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:23:04 EST Facts, questions in fatal Wal-Mart shooting CINCINNATI (AP) — A grand jury looking into the fatal shooting of a man by police in a Beavercreek Wal-Mart will have to sort out conflicting accounts to determine whether charges should be filed in a racially charged case that has drawn... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:11:02 EST New regulations mean healthy snacks LIMA — The last major phase of the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act was implemented July 1, bringing some frustration to area schools as they try to navigate the different aspects of adapting new requirements. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:52:05 EST City Council to talk railroads, public works LIMA — When Lima City Council meets Monday it will tackle the issue of crumbling railroad crossings. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:46:06 EST Activate Allen County: Summit seeks healthier kids Anyone who has spent time around children can tell you, they don't like it when adults tell them what to do. Whether it's cleaning their room or eating their veggies, children have a unique ability to shut down when the message comes from... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:34:04 EST Road construction and maintenance projects Allen CountyInterstate 75 Reconstruction Project For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County please visit Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:19:07 EST Lori Borgman: Cuts in housekeeping open door to general disorder My friend who is a nurse now cleans her own office. In a cost cutting move, the powers that be reduced housekeeping services throughout the hospital. Now, in addition to scrambling to see to patients and process vast amounts of paperwork, my friend or... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:01:03 EST Adam Tiffen Column: ‘Boots on the Ground’ a misnomer’ Last week, the question on everyone's minds during the President's ISIS address was whether or not the President would authorize “boots on the ground.” For all the experts and pundits on cable news, however, no one bothered to... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:01:27 EST Letter: Performing the work of angels I would like to thank the UAW/Ford wheelchair ramp crew. I am a paraplegic confined to a wheelchair since 1972. This summer I contacted them asking to have my old wheelchair ramp replaced. They reviewed my old ramp and could see it needed replaced. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:01:17 EST Letter: Kinship families make a difference Here at Allen County Children Services, September is recognized as Kinship Appreciation month. We wish to acknowledge Kinship families who provide loving care for children who are unable to remain with their parents due to child dependency, abuse or... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:01:14 EST Leonard Pitts column: What is and is not child abuse My mother was a child abuser. I was, too. In fact, growing up, pretty much every parent I knew abused their kids. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:01:11 EST