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Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Crash, and Plea Change in Kenton, Ohio
This week in Kenton, Ohio, there were three incidents that occurred. These incidents include a man being arrested on charges of strangulation and domestic violence, a two-vehicle crash resulting in minor injuries, and a man changing his plea in a case involving the pursuit of a stolen vehicle.
Mandatory CWD Testing for Deer Continues in Ohio Surveillance Area
• The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife is conducting mandatory testing for chronic wasting disease (CWD) in white-tailed deer harvested in the surveillance area of Hardin, Marion, and Wyandot counties during the seven-day gun season.
2 seriously injured in U.S. 68 crash
Both drivers sustained serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash that occurred around 7:15 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29, near the intersection of U.S. Route 68 and County Road 37. Braden Jenkins, 18, of Quincy, and Wendy Rodenberger, 51, of Kenton, each was transported by Careflight helicopter to Miami Valley Hospital with...
Lima man with criminal history sentenced for shooting into business
LIMA — In what Assistant Allen County Prosecuting Attorney Kyle Thines termed “yet another case of senseless gun violence,” a Lima man with a history of criminal convictions was sentenced Friday to at least 14 years in prison for discharging shots into a Lima tattoo parlor. Jesse...
Prison Escapee Returns to Allen County for Arraignment
• James Lee, a prison escapee, has returned to Allen County for an arraignment. • Lee and another inmate escaped from the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution in May. • Lee was captured in Kentucky less than 48 hours after the escape, while the other inmate's body was found in the Ohio River.
Allen County Sheriff Matt Treglia shares concerns of staffing
ALLEN COUNTY, OH (WLIO) - We are doing more with less and we're getting it done. That statement from Allen County Sheriff Matt Treglia as he shares his concerns about staffing at the department. He says they are down 9 road deputies but they are finding ways to make sure...
Agency looks to promote south Lima development
LIMA — One group in Lima is hoping to bring some new life to the city’s south end, holding a meet and greet event Saturday evening to hopefully help other community members catch that same vision. The South Lima Community Development Corporation, now in its second year of...
Grob Systems creates 200 jobs with $25 million expansion for EV producers
BLUFFTON, Ohio — Grob Systems expects to create 200 jobs through a $25 million expansion of its North American headquarters and manufacturing complex in Bluffton for new business with EV makers and suppliers, the company announced Thursday. Grob is based in Germany and is a major maker of factory production and automation systems. Its operations in Bluffton, south of Findlay on I-75, is the point of contact for the automotive industry in North America, Mexico, and Canada, Grob Systems said in a release. It specializes in universal machining centers, other types of machining technology and assembly lines.
Darlene and David Chiles
WAYNESFIELD — Mr. and Mrs. David Chiles are celebrating 50 years of marriager. The couple plans to enjoy a cruise through the western Caribbean. Chiles and the former Darlene Sproul were married Dec. 8, 1973, at Waynesfield First Baptist Church by the Rev. James Puz. They are the parents...
The Legacy of Ada's Railroad Depot: Preserving a Historic Junction
Nestled in the village of Ada, Ohio, the Ada Pennsylvania Railroad Depot is more than just a historical structure; it is a testament to the town's progression and its pivotal role in the evolution of rail transport in Ohio. Constructed in 1887 to accommodate the burgeoning traffic from Ohio Northern University, the depot's unique Stick-Eastlake architecture and its larger size with a second-story telegrapher's office underscore its significance during an era of rapid expansion. The Ada depot, once a crucial hub connecting the village to larger cities, now stands as one of the few remaining 19th-century Pennsylvania passenger stations in the state, having been acknowledged for its historical value with a spot on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.
Bowled over by bowling Local man caught the ‘bowling bug,’ BIG time!
The way the stars, ‘er rather the pins were aligning, Ada’s Ed Hankins was destined to, not only be a bowler, but be absorbed into the ‘bowling lifestyle.’ Seriously!. Ed grew up in Forest, Ohio, where most people there can’t see the ‘forest’ for the standing eight-pin. That’s how addicted to bowling they are there!
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Cats Of lima, OH Need You!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around lima..
Annual Cops for Kids Christmas Delivery Event Brings Joy to Allen County Families
Experience the joy of giving with Allen County law enforcement officers in the annual Cops for Kids Christmas delivery event. Watch as they partner with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and local organizations to deliver presents and spread holiday cheer to 40 deserving families.
Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services comforts those grieving over the holidays at the 33rd annual Tree of Remembrance ceremony
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP, OH (WLIO) - For some grieving the loss of a loved one, the holidays can be the most difficult time of the year. For the 33rd year, Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services opened their doors to anyone and everyone who has lost someone to their Tree of Remembrance service. Five candles were lit in honor of the survivors, each carrying a different meaning like love or courage.
Join us for a Heartwarming Holiday Feast: West Ohio Food Bank's Festive Food Distributions & Christmas Eve Dinner!
Event Name: West Ohio Food Bank Holiday Food Distributions. 📢 Hey there, my amazing friends! I've got some exciting news to share with you all! 🎉🎉. 🍽️ Are you ready for a heartwarming holiday event? Well, look no further because the West Ohio Food Bank is here to make your holidays truly special! 🌟🎄
Truckload of Toys helping bring a merry Christmas to local kids
LIMA, OH (WLIO) - We want to thank everyone who stopped by the Allentown Road Wal-Mart and donated to Truckload of Toys on Saturday. Because of your donations, we collected hundreds of toys that are going to help the Salvation Army give some area kids a better Christmas. If you...
Lima Holiday Festival Ushers in Christmas Shopping Season with Unique Experiences and New Businesses
Experience the festive spirit at the Lima Holiday Festival, featuring over 20 unique locations, free Santa photos, DIY clay ornaments, dance performances, and more. Discover new local businesses and kickstart your holiday shopping in the heart of downtown Lima.
Weekly Safety Report: Dismissed Drug Charges, Stabbing Incident, and Vehicle Thefts Impact Lima
The incidents in Lima, Ohio this week include the dismissal of drug charges against a man, a stabbing incident near the Greyhound bus station, and an increase in vehicle thefts.
ONU Women's Track and Field excited for 2023-24 campaign
ADA — After posting a combined record of 52-7 and placing third in the Ohio Athletic Conference during the indoor and outdoor seasons last year, the Ohio Northern women's track and field team is excited to see what the 2023-24 campaign has in store. Under 15th-year head coach Jason...
Major drug offender sentenced in Allen County
LIMA — A Lima man charged as a major drug offender after large quantities of narcotics were discovered during a task force search on his property earlier this year was sentenced Thursday to a minimum of 14 years in prison. Allen County Common Pleas Court Judge Terri Kohlrieser sentenced...