Latest Lima, Ohio Stories

2008-07-03 06:00:00

By Beth L. Jokinen, The Lima News, Ohio Jul. 3--ST. MARYS -- Pupils studying American history next school year at McBroom Junior High School will not just read about it, but see it in art form as well.

2008-07-02 06:00:43

By Greg Sowinski, The Lima News, Ohio Jul. 2--LIMA -- The owner of WOHL filed a lawsuit against the parent company of WLIO to stop the company from interfering with its business relationship with FOX.

2008-06-25 06:03:10

By Beth L. Jokinen, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 25--PERRY TOWNSHIP -- Perry school employees are getting a raise, but they will also for the first time have to pay a little for health care.

2008-06-23 06:00:17

By Beth L. Jokinen, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 23--LIMA -- This summer will be a busy one for young filmmaker Becky Hartung. There are 10 episodes of her teenage drama to finish, a short film about adoption, and a trip to Orlando, Fla., for a New York Film Academy, where she'll give acting a try.

2008-06-18 06:00:23

By Beth L. Jokinen, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 18--SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP -- A three-year contract for school employees these days is pretty good, but Shawnee teachers are getting one better.

2008-06-18 06:00:20

By Bart Mills, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 18--PERRY TOWNSHIP -- Economic development folks will tell you, when it comes to runways, size matters. Allen County Airport officials are gathering funds with the hope of extending their current 5,100-foot runway by another 1,400 feet.

2008-06-15 15:00:36

By Greg Sowinski, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 15--VAN WERT -- Jodi Wallenhorst has spent nearly 15 years working at Kongsberg Automotive to support her son and daughter as a single mother.

2008-03-22 12:00:21

By Bart Mills, The Lima News, Ohio Mar. 22--LIMA -- The short career of a local television journalist ended in a fatal Columbus car accident Thursday. Don Howard, a sports reporter and sometime anchor for WLIO NBC Lima, died in a car accident Thursday night.

2008-01-24 12:02:30

By Julie M. Mckinnon, The Blade, Toledo, Ohio Jan.

2007-08-21 12:14:01

By Brian Evans, The Lima News, Ohio Aug. 21--OTTAWA -- Sometimes, little infant "Jane Doe" cried for 24 to 48 hours and when her parents tried to move her or pick her up, she screamed violently for hours.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.