RSS NEWS Feed Sat, 1 Nov 2014 04:22:46 EST 1800 Scare fans flock to local haunts LAFAYETTE — Your heart begins to race as the old floorboards creak beneath your feet. Your eyes dart back and forth but can barely see anything in the dim light. As you approach the doorway covered with a thick black sheet, you can hear maniacal... Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:37:01 EST GOP visits Allen County LIMA — If the race for governor were a football game, Republican John Kasich is not treating his large lead in the polls as time to run out the clock. He's looking to run up the score. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:34:02 EST UNOH buys president’s house LIMA — The University of Northwestern Ohio now owns a house on Fort Amanda Road, about 7 1/2 miles from its Cable Road campus. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:29:02 EST INEOS closing part of Lima plant SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — INEOS, previously the world's largest manufacturer of Barex resins, is set to close its only Barex operation in early 2015. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:49:05 EST Addiction and emergency services look to voters in Putnam County OTTAWA — Off-year elections are often viewed with disinterest, but for Putnam County residents, there will be issues on the ballot that organizers hope will attract voters to the polls. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:41:01 EST Schools to stock EpiPens NEW BREMEN — A new bill allows schools to stock EpiPens in case a student has a reaction, which some area schools are beginning to implement. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:34:03 EST Midwest Electric supports area charities ST. MARYS — Members of Midwest Electric recently donated over $15,700 to 21 charities and community projects throughout west central Ohio. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:27:04 EST Continental man texts and wrecks CONTINENTAL — Police received a call at 3:04 a.m. Friday from a resident of the 14000 block of Road E who said there was a man at the house who said he was in an accident and appeared to be injured. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:16:02 EST Lima schools announces conferences LIMA — Lima schools will be holding parent/teacher conferences next week. There is no school Nov. 7.The schedule:Freedom Elementary: 3 to 6:45 p.m. Monday, Nov. 3, and 3 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:59:02 EST Sweater drive to be held LIMA — HCF Management and the Allen County Council on Aging will be collecting sweaters for area seniors between Nov. 14 and Dec. 8. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:38:02 EST Marriages and divorces MARRIAGES Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:12:02 EST Police calls Police calls as of 9:00 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31, from the Lima Police Department and Allen County Sheriff's Office: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:22:04 EST Elida Middle School goes into lockdown ELIDA — Elida Middle School went into a precautionary lockdown for 90 minutes Friday morning after a student found a suspicious note. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:51:02 EST Lima Central Catholic honor roll The following students made the Lima Central Catholic Honor Roll for the first nine weeks.Mark of Excellence 4.0 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:54:03 EST Lima Senior honor roll The following students are on the Lima Senior High School Honor Roll for the first nine weeks.All “A” Honor Roll Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:53:03 EST Cast away: Ballots missing LIMA — This isn't the best time for absentee ballots to go missing. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:40:03 EST Alice Cooper brings the scare to VMCC LIMA — Halloween may be over and done come Monday, but there will still be plenty of thrills and chills to enjoy as legendary rock artist Alice Cooper prepares to welcome Lima to his nightmare at 7:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Civic... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:01:07 EST Mentalist comes to Encore LIMA — Encore Theatre will host a different kind of show this weekend, bringing in mentalist Bill Gladwell for “Two Thought Minimum” today and Sunday. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:01:05 EST OT Halloween Bash features local bands LIMA — The Ohio Theatre will be the place to be downtown Saturday with Nashville Crush and Brother Believe Me performing at the Halloween Bash. Doors will open early at 7 p.m. for a viewing of the OSU football game, with bands taking to the... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:01:04 EST Tricks and haunted happenings LIMA — This weekend will mark the end of this year's HalloweenFINDLAYPurgatory7 p.m. to midnight today and Saturday2619 Crystal Ave. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:01:02 EST