Allen County, OHLima News

Defendants sentenced in Allen County courtrooms

LIMA — The following defendants were sentenced recently in Allen County Common Pleas Court:. Latoya Long, 36, of Lima, was sentenced to two years on probation on a count of tresspass in a habitation. She was ordered to pay restitution of $78.95 to the victim in the case. Durrell Grant,...
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Fulton County,

Fulton County Grand Jury Returns Indictments Against 21 Individuals

On June 21, 2021, the Fulton County Grand Jury considered indictments charging individuals with Fulton County crimes, according to Fulton County Prosecuting Attorney Scott A. Haselman. JEREMY D. NEIFER, age 45, of Wauseon, OH, was indicted on three counts of Violating a Protection Order. On or about May 16, 2021,...
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Bowling Green,

Here's how to see BG fireworks on July 3

Details on how to see the Bowling Green fireworks display, which is moving to a new location this year, have been released. To celebrate this Independence Day, the Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Fireworks Project Team and the City of Bowling Green invite the community to come out and enjoy the pyrotechnics display on July 3 at dusk, approximately 9:45 p.m., at the Wood County Fairgrounds.
Hancock County,

Fireworks in Hancock County

With Fourth of July around the corner it is time to start thinking about where you’ll be catching fireworks this summer! In Hancock County July 4th isn’t the only time you are able to see fireworks – our communities spread them out all summer. Check out these Firework shows and make your plans!
Celina, OHDaily Standard

Fieldhouse getting 100K facelift

CELINA - The iconic Celina High School Fieldhouse is undergoing a nearly $100,000 facelift ahead of an eventual $126.8 million school building project. Contractors will replace lights, revamp the floor and put a new coat of paint on the ceiling of the building, superintendent Ken Schmiesing said this week. McBride...
Bowling Green,

BG fireworks set to go off July 3 from county fairgrounds

To celebrate this Independence Day, the Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Fireworks Project Team, and the City of Bowling Green, invite the community to come out and enjoy the pyrotechnics display on July 3 at dusk, approximately 9:45 pm. As announced previously, this annual event will happen in a...

Updated: Missing autistic man found safe in Rossford

ROSSFORD — A missing man, who is autistic, was found safe in the city, about seven hours after he was reported missing. “He was found sleeping in a laundry room at an apartment complex, and it looks like he’s in good shape,” said Rossford Mayor Neil MacKinnon III at 11 a.m.

Increased COVID indicators found in Perrysburg wastewater

Community wastewater monitoring data from the Perrysburg wastewater treatment plant recently showed increased indicators for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The wastewater treatment plant serves all of the city of Perrysburg as well as parts of Perrysburg and Middleton townships. A network across Ohio studies samples of wastewater to...
Lima, OHLima News

Letter: Say it’s not so — no Casa

First it was Charlie’s. Then it was the Corner. Now it’s Casa Lu A l. This is sad news for the entire Lima area. This is a 60-year-old establishment that has been doing a great job keeping us well fed. I can remember when the bar was up by the road. There are probably people reading this right now who can remember when the Casa was the Blinking Owl. That name was before my time. Nevertheless, the food has always been great, from Reuben’s to my favorite, lasagna.

Kenton Woman’s Legacy Gift Provides Scholarship Support to UF

A scholarship has been created from a significant legacy gift to the University of Findlay. An announcement of the gift took place last week with the University of Findlay Board of Trustees and other key student and faculty leaders present. The estate gift was made through the generosity of the...
Holland, OHNorthwest Signal

Mr. and Mrs. Monroe

Stacy Huepenbecker and David Monroe were united in marriage June 12, 2021, at Wonder Ministries in Holland, Ohio, by Minister Dave Carpenter. The bride wore a dress from Meant to be Mine, Delta, and her wedding bouquet featured flowers from Ivy League Florist, Napoleon. The maid of honor was Gracie...

Bikers riding from Texas to Alaska to fight cancer will make stop in BG

Texas 4000, a service organization within the University of Texas at Austin dedicated to fighting cancer, is biking through Bowling Green as part of its Smoky Mountains Route 2021. There are three other routes: Sierra, Rockies and the Ozarks with 86 riders in total. As a 70-day ride that travels...
Defiance, OHCrescent-News

Council moves forward on Commerce Road extension

Defiance City Hall is moving forward on the extension of a northside street to improve economic development opportunities there. City council approved a related ordinance during its meeting Tuesday night allowing for the design of Commerce Drive's eastward extension from near the Johns Manville Carpenter Road plant. Four other ordinances...
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New Wood Co. Senior Center opens

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio — After a year of being closed due to the pandemic and 11 months of construction, the new Wood County Senior center opened its doors. After more than four years in planning, the $7.9 million project finally welcomed back seniors with a ribbon cutting Monday at the new home of the Wood County Committee on Aging, located at 140 South Grove Street.