Lima, OHLima News

Lima man pleads to reduced charges in assault on girlfriend

LIMA — A Lima man facing the potential of more than two decades behind bars for assaulting and threatening his girlfriend accepted a deal from prosecutors Monday that caps his possible prison sentence to six years. Dontrell Youngblood, 26, of Lima, could receive an even lesser sentence — depending on...
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Logan County,

Drunk golf cart driver arrested near Indian Lake

A drunk golf cart driver was arrested near Indian Lake Sunday morning around 1:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Tyler Howard, 25, of Cairo, was driving a golf cart northbound on State Route 235 near Indian Lake State Park. Deputies initiated a traffic stop after Howard pulled into...
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Lima, OHLima News

Fire damages home of former Lima councilor

LIMA — A home owned by former 4th Ward Lima Councilor Rebecca Kreher, caught fire Friday night. According to the Lima Fire Department, they were called to 1137 W. State St. at 11:15 p.m. Friday. When crews arrived, they found a fire in the basement of the two-story home. Damage...
Williamstown, OHMarietta Times

Williamstown baseball two wins away from state tourney

WILLIAMSTOWN — Sirens flashed on of top fire trucks. People cheered in the streets. Athletes returned the enthusiasm with waves as they partied in buses or vehicles on the way through town. Eventually, a state championship trophy soared into the air once the procession finally came to the desired destination...
Logan County,

Highway repair closures for Logan County this week

The following construction projects are anticipated to affect state highways in Logan County this week. All outlined work is weather permitting. Visit the ODOT website and for travel updates. CONTINUING IMPACTS:. U.S. 33 Pavement Repairs – Expect lane closures on U.S. 33, in each direction, between U.S. 68 and...
Lima, OHLima News

Lima Elks club donates to fight Cerebral Palsy

LIMA — The Lima Elks Lodge 54 recently donated $10,000 to the Lima Memorial Children’s Development Center and plans to donate another $10,000 to Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center on Tuesday. These funds are designated for the Cerebral Palsy Programs from the Ohio Elks Foundation.
Columbus Grove, OHLima News

Photos: Water ball tournament in Columbus Grove

Members of the Oh Baby You make a charge at the yellow ball during the water ball tournament Saturday at June Jubilee outside Columbus Grove High School in Columbus Grove. Firefighters and residents teamed up to use hoses to propel the ball along a line. Kacey Hughes, a volunteer with...

Silver Elephant named June Business of the Month

If you’ve ever taken an afternoon to shop in downtown Bellefontaine, chances are you’ve passed by – and hopefully stopped in to – The Silver Elephant. With a mix of old and new, there’s truly something for everyone. Located at 139 South Main Street next to the Opera Building, The Silver Elephant’s unique black exterior and theater marquee are easily recognizable to passersby.

Kiwanis annual BBQ fundraiser

The Local Kiwanis club hit the grill on Sunday for their annual chicken dinner fundraiser. Lima Kiwanis Club set up at the Apollo Career Center for a drive-thru style BBQ fundraiser. Cars pulled through one by one happy to support the club that does so much for the community. The...

Children's Hunger Alliance offers kids free meals in Lima

A Columbus-based nonprofit is making sure kids in Lima don't go without a meal this summer. The Children’s Hunger Alliance is a state-wide organization that works toward making sure there's little to no food insecurity for kids over the summer. They have been making pit stops all over Lima, 5...

Rolling Thunder continues their efforts in helping veterans

A parade of bikes took off from the Lima Harley Davidson on Saturday for the Feed the Need ride. This annual event brings motorcycle riders, veterans, and supporters of veterans together to raise money for the local veteran food pantries. Rolling Thunder Chapt. 10 organized the event and says they try to support veterans in any way they can. Food instability is one of the concerns for veterans in our area, so this is their way of reaching out to help.
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Jet Box knock off Locos, 6-3

LIMA – It was an early-season tug-of-war for the top spot in the North Division. And for the night and in the standings, the Jet Box Baseball Club (Mich.) had the edge over the Lima Locos. The Jet Box knocked off the Locos 6-3 Sunday at Simmons Field. The first-place...