NEWS


Graduate student aims at lofty goals for honoring John Glenn

Graduate student aims at lofty goals for honoring John Glenn

COLUMBUS (AP) — A graduate student from suburban New York has made it his mission to fight for a series of tangible honors for the late astronau...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Jan. 16, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Monday, Jan. 16, 2017

DAILY (Monday)Pick 4-0-2 day; 8-5-5 nightPick 4: 5-3-6-5 day, 4-3-5-5 nightPick 5: 1-5-8-8-3 day, 3-8-1-3-2 nightRolling Cash 5: 6-12-25-32-38CLASSIC ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Trump, in flap with civil rights icon, meets with MLK’s son

Trump, in flap with civil rights icon, meets with MLK’s son

NEW YORK (AP) — Days before taking office, President-elect Donald Trump attempted to navigate the fallout of his flap with a civil rights leader...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Ohio family gets back grandfather’s Purple Heart from WW I

Ohio family gets back grandfather’s Purple Heart from WW I

FREMONT (AP) — A family has a piece of its history back after a grandfather’s Purple Heart for service in World War I was returned in a ce...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Apartment filled with carbon monoxide

LIMA — A Lima man reportedly was confirmed to have carbon monoxide poisoning after an incident that occurred at 3:57 a.m. Monday at a row of tow...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Meat City, Councilman Derry Glenn tackle underage alcohol, tobacco sales

Meat City, Councilman Derry Glenn tackle underage alcohol, tobacco sales

LIMA — In an effort to curb underage alcohol and tobacco sales, Meat City has installed an ID scanning system that will confirm or deny a purcha...

January 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Numbers game
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Williams collects 800th win
Too Tall

Too Tall

LIMA – By the time Wayne Trace’s 6-foot Danae Myers got the ball down low, it was way too late.Myers dominated the inside game with 27 poi...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Hawks edge Knicks

Hawks edge Knicks

NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Schroder scored 28 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 22 seconds left, to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 108-107 ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Tampa Bay trips Kings

Tampa Bay trips Kings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brian Boyle scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning opened a six-game road trip with ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Ottawa-Glandorf dropped one spot to No. 4 in the lastest Division II Associated Press Ohio boys basketball poll released Monday. The Titans (11-1), wh...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Matt Ryan is keeping some special company these days

Matt Ryan is keeping some special company these days

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Matt Ryan is keeping some special company these days.Well, maybe it’s Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Ben Roethlisber...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Steelers downplay Tomlin’s description of Patriots

Steelers downplay Tomlin’s description of Patriots

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Antonio Brown wanted to let the world in on the party when he live streamed the giddy celebration in the Pittsburgh Steelers&#...

January 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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How to sustain life changes
Finding the perfect puppy takes research

Finding the perfect puppy takes research

Bringing a puppy into your home is a huge decision and one that everyone in the home needs to be involved in. Everyone needs to be on the same page as...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Bath Twp. mom passes beloved childhood dollhouse to children

Bath Twp. mom passes beloved childhood dollhouse to children

LIMA — Inside the walls of a little girl’s Barbie dollhouse, lurking between the delicate brush strokes of paint and the loving hammer tap...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Aller/Sammetinger

Aller/Sammetinger

LIMA — Jena Aller and Nicholas Sammetinger announce their engagement.Aller is the daughter of Ron and Diane Aller, of Lima.Sammetinger is the so...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Linda and Lawrence Selby

Linda and Lawrence Selby

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Selby are celebrating 55 years of marriage.Selby and the former Linda Bradford were married Jan. 12, 1962, at First...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Judge finalizes divorce of Johnny Depp, Amber Heard

Judge finalizes divorce of Johnny Depp, Amber Heard

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ended Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s marriage on Friday after months of bickering over the final terms of their ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


David Trinko: Savor today, since tomorrow’s never promised

David Trinko: Savor today, since tomorrow’s never promised

I used to think the worst thing about having an infant foster child would be waking up when he cries at 3 in the morning.Now I know the worst part is ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Don Stratton: So you think medical costs are high today?

Don Stratton: So you think medical costs are high today?

I spent more than half my life working in one facet or another of the antique business, and have seen some interesting comparisons between the past an...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Trump’s choice of vaccine foe Kennedy could worsen political ills

JAN. 12, 2017 — Not one to skirt controversy, President-elect Donald Trump has reinserted himself into a marginal but revealing controversy: vac...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Another way in abortion debate

There have been several letters in The Lima News in recent months dealing with the very contentious issue of abortion. One group condemns abortion as ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: A conversation with an M.L. King award winner

Jim Krumel: A conversation with an M.L. King award winner

Phillip Morton calls himself an ordinary person who just wants the best for his family and community.He and his wife, Erin, have been married for 24 y...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Fun Facts: Obama ‘the guy’

NIGHT OWL• President Barack Obama is a night owl, going to bed at midnight and rising before 7 a.m.• Obama eats exactly seven lightly salt...

January 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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The Andersons closing all retail stores
Rebel Run to return to Lima

Rebel Run to return to Lima

LIMA — After a two-year hiatus, the Rebel Run Car Show will make its way back to Allen County.The 38th Annual Rebel Run will be at the Allen Cou...

January 15th, 2017 |  


St. Marys man pieces classic truck together

St. Marys man pieces classic truck together

ST. MARYS — Ken Davis found his classic 1955 Chevy 3100 pick-up several years ago, but the vehicle didn’t hit the road again for several y...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Car Talk: Larger wheels have both advantages and disadvantages

Car Talk: Larger wheels have both advantages and disadvantages

Dear Car Talk:A buddy of mine just bought a new Lexus ES 350, and he ordered it with 19-inch wheels. Is there an advantage to having larger wheels on ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Six things we learned at the Detroit auto show

Six things we learned at the Detroit auto show

DETROIT — This year’s North American International Auto Show reflects an industry that’s flush with cash but uncertain about the fut...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Five things to see at North American International Auto Show in Detroit

Five things to see at North American International Auto Show in Detroit

DETROIT — The next generation of transportation is all under one roof at the North American International Auto Show.The show is open to the publ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Land transfers

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 5 to Jan. 11. Figures reflect the sell...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


STATE NEWS


Judge rejects ex-death row inmate’s bid for new trial

Judge rejects ex-death row inmate’s bid for new trial

BUCYRUS — A judge in northern Ohio has turned down a one-time death row inmate’s request for a new trial based on concerns that have surfa...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Cleveland transit agency asks feds to extend $12M deadline

Cleveland transit agency asks feds to extend $12M deadline

CLEVELAND — The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority is asking a federal agency for 30 more days to pay back a $12 million fee it owes f...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Foreign military sales drop at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Foreign military sales drop at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — An agency at Ohio’s largest military base has handled $8.1 billion in foreign military sales in fiscal y...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Woman walking dog finds body in wooded area in northeast Ohio

Woman walking dog finds body in wooded area in northeast Ohio

DOYLESTOWN — Authorities say a woman walking her dog found a body in a wooded area in northeast Ohio.The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office say...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Students mine data to find where unfaithful husbands live

Students mine data to find where unfaithful husbands live

TOLEDO — When anonymous hackers divulged customer data from a popular extramarital matchmaking website, many just saw a juicy scandal.But two Un...

January 14th, 2017 |  


NATIONAL NEWS


Impish, boyish looks permeate Milan’s menswear runways

MILAN (AP) — Impish, boyish looks are permeating the Milan menswear runway this season, and the mood seems to be a search for a simpler past.Hooded ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Mississippi city renames ‘Great Americans Day’ to honor MLK

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi city voted Monday to ditch "Great Americans Day" and instead celebrate a holiday named for Martin Luther King Jr....

January 16th, 2017 |  


Miami-Dade police: 8 people wounded in shooting at MLK park

MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade police say eight people — five of them juveniles — have been wounded in a shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Pa...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Stolen laptop had info of thousands of hospital patients

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials at Children's Hospital Los Angeles say a laptop stolen from a physician's car last year may have contained personal hea...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Officials: FBI arrests widow of Orlando nightclub shooter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter, who was extensively questioned by federal agents in the days after the massacre, has be...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Kevin Starr, California’s premier historian, dies at 76

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Former California State Librarian Kevin Starr, who is deemed the pre-eminent historian of the Golden State, has died. He was 76...

January 16th, 2017 |