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Apollo student wins car for perfect attendance

Apollo student wins car for perfect attendance

LIMA — Striving for perfect attendance is usually not a priority for a high school student. However, if you attend Apollo Career Center and main...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Kalida park gets grant

Kalida park gets grant

KALIDA — The Four Seasons Park board received a Clean Ohio Green Spaces Grant it will be using to purchase a plot for walking trails.The board p...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Lima City pupils wrapping up classes for summer break

LIMA — Lima City schools will be releasing pupils early on the last day of school June 2.Lima North and Lima West Middle Schools will released p...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Wal-Mart Foundation donates $25,000 to West Ohio Food Bank

LIMA — The West Ohio Food Bank received a grant of $25,000 from the Wal-Mart Foundation to purchase pallet blankets and scales for its partner a...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterMay 22 — Kristen Sturgill and Jordan Stitcher, Lima, girl; Heather and Jason Heffner, Lima, boy.May 23 — St...

May 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Cavaliers stay humble, even with 3-1 series advantage

Cavaliers stay humble, even with 3-1 series advantage

BOSTON — It took 10 games and halfway through the third round of the NBA playoffs before the Cleveland Cavaliers finally encountered their first...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Sarno elevates game to reach state

Sarno elevates game to reach state

ELIDA — At the onset of the season Drew Sarno saw making it to the district tournament as a great accomplishment. However, the Bulldog, who is a...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Encarnacion hits 2 homers as Tribe defeat Reds 8-7

Encarnacion hits 2 homers as Tribe defeat Reds 8-7

CINCINNATI — Edwin Encarnacion hit two of Cleveland’s four homers off rookie Amir Garrett and scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch Tues...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Cavaliers close in on clinching series against Celtics

Cavaliers close in on clinching series against Celtics

CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved withi...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Lima area results

High SchoolsSoftballAll-NWCCFirst Team: Quinn Stewart-Evans (Hardin Northern), Madison Robson (Hardin Northern), Shelby Alloway (Hardin Northern), Gra...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


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LIFESTYLE


Fight the Bite: Mosquito and tick season begins in Ohio

Fight the Bite: Mosquito and tick season begins in Ohio

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health is urging people to take precautions and “fight the bite” from mosquitoes and ticks, which ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Lima’s Satterthwait family

Lima’s Satterthwait family

LIMA — By all accounts, Adelia Satterthwait was a woman of “peculiar habits.”In April 1941, The Lima News ticked off some of them: S...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Births

St. Rita’s Medical CenterMay 22 — Noel and Ryan Cordle, Lima, girl; Laura and Matthew Mitchell, Lima, boy; Elizabeth and Nicholas Tarbet, ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Fox News finds itself in an unaccustomed spot — out of first

Fox News finds itself in an unaccustomed spot — out of first

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel has found itself somewhere it has rarely been the past decade — out of first place.The network’s we...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Lima Memorial health focus: Lessons from the Egg

Lima Memorial health focus: Lessons from the Egg

An egg is mainly made up of the shell, the yolk and the white; without one of these components, the egg may not really be an egg, or at best, be a bro...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Editorial: Ford falls behind, but never give up on American ingenuity

Tesla, the electric vehicle startup, did something remarkable last month: It surpassed Ford and GM to become the country’s most valuable car com...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


John Grindrod: Mulch ado about nothing

John Grindrod: Mulch ado about nothing

OK, first, I suppose I should apologize for the cheesy title above, but the truth is I’ve always been a sucker for puns, good or bad, and I know...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Letter: ‘Stand your Ground’ a dangerous bill

Ohio House Bill 228, a “Stand Your Ground” bill has been introduced in the Ohio Legislature, and is co-sponsored by four West-Central Ohio...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Editorial: Not where it matters: Cosby can’t make his case outside courtroom

Jury selection was scheduled to get underway Monday at the Allegheny County Courthouse for the sexual assault trial that actor Bill Cosby will face in...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Baltimore Sun: Alternative Fact of the Week: Trump as history’s most victimized president

One newspaper editor described him as a “Simple Susan.” A popular magazine wrote that he should be wearing petticoats instead of “ma...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Cynthia M. Allen: In the Trump era, we need to trust the media, but can we?

Cynthia M. Allen: In the Trump era, we need to trust the media, but can we?

Unless you were hiding under a rock for the entirety of 2016, you knew that the first year of Donald Trump’s presidency was going to be rocky.Bu...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Gas prices up 11 cents in Allen County

Gas prices up 11 cents in Allen County

LIMA — Gas prices in Allen County increased an average of 11 cents since last week, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com.The average pri...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


A history of the men who have led Ford

A history of the men who have led Ford

Ford named Jim Hackett its 10th CEO Monday. The 114-year-old company did not have an official CEO role until it went public in the 1950s. So Henry and...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Fields out at Ford; new CEO Hackett known for turnarounds

Fields out at Ford; new CEO Hackett known for turnarounds

DEARBORN, Michigan (AP) — The job of Ford’s new CEO won’t be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company’s traditi...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


Lima resident buys same bike 50 years later

Lima resident buys same bike 50 years later

LIMA — Gary Schum remembers his father telling him when he was 14 that if he earned the money, he could buy a Cushman scooter.To his father̵...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Using cruise control on downgrades won’t harm your engine

Using cruise control on downgrades won’t harm your engine

Dear Car Talk:I like using cruise control, for a couple of reasons: It makes for more relaxed highway driving, and it improves fuel economy. However, ...

May 21st, 2017 |  


STATE NEWS


Cops save child from SUV teetering on hill after driver ODs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police in Pittsburgh say an SUV with a child in the backseat nearly flipped over a steep hillside after the driver and passenger o...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Kirkersville shootings by man who was freed early prompt changes at court

Kirkersville shootings by man who was freed early prompt changes at court

NEWARK — An Ohio court says lapses in protocol and judgment led to a domestic violence suspect being released early from jail weeks before he ki...

May 20th, 2017 |  


5-year-old Middletown boy reports parents’ overdose

5-year-old Middletown boy reports parents’ overdose

MIDDLETOWN — Police in southwest Ohio say the 5-year-old son of a couple who overdosed on heroin saved his parents by walking two blocks in the ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Cincinnati mistakenly honors man suspected of killing officer

Cincinnati mistakenly honors man suspected of killing officer

CINCINNATI — The mayor of Cincinnati has tearfully apologized to the city’s police officers after his office unwittingly approved a procla...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Roger Ailes had strong roots in native Ohio, friends say

Roger Ailes had strong roots in native Ohio, friends say

CLEVELAND — Longtime Fox News CEO Roger Ailes built his fame and fortune in TV and politics in the power corridors of New York and Washington, b...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Mom accused of shooting 2 kids found in yard is due in Dayton courtroom

Mom accused of shooting 2 kids found in yard is due in Dayton courtroom

DAYTON — A woman accused of shooting two of her children in the head and leaving them outside an Ohio home is expected to make an initial court ...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


NATIONAL NEWS


The Latest: Intel director won’t detail Trump conversation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The na...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


US renews call for Hungary to engage with besieged school

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The U.S. State Department is repeating its call for Hungary to "engage directly" with a university founded by billionaire G...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


The Latest: Dad remembers slain son’s ‘giving heart’

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing death of a black student visiting the University of Maryland (all times local): 10:15 a.m. ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


The Latest: Rapper BIA says her heart is broken by attack

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The rapper BIA...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


Congo opens probe into ex-minister’s role in Kasai violence

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Authorities in Congo have opened an investigation into whether a former government minister may have played a role in incitin...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek’s start

LONDON (AP) — Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that...

May 14th, 2017 |