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Bad accident on US- 224
VAN WERT—Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas M. Riggenbach announced last week that deputies were investigating a traffic accident that occurred Wednesday morning, Feb. 21 before 7 a.m. Sheriff Riggenbach stated the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call at 6:57 a.m. of a head-on crash on US...
Coldwater names Wynk as new police chief
DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Following the resignation of the Coldwater police chief, someone else has been selected. According to the village of Coldwater, Kevin Wynk was selected to become the newest police chief. The online council meeting agenda for Feb. 26 shows a swearing in ceremony was held for Wynk at the meeting. Earlier this […]
Unusual morning for Parkway BOE
ROCKFORD—It was an unusual morning for the Parkway Board of Education. Four of the five members met at 6:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22 for a special meeting to approve Superintendent Jeanne Osterfeld‘s consent agenda items.
Taste of Celina: Five Pizzas That Will Change Your Life
This article presents a guide to five distinct pizzas available in Celina. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Lima man gets prison time for gun threat directed at wife
LIMA — Saying that infidelity “in and of itself does not justify pulling a gun out, pointing it at someone and telling them you’re going to kill them,” Allen County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Reed on Monday sentenced a Lima man to prison for doing just that.
Tom McNamara named Grand Marshal for 2024 Lima Irish Day Parade
LIMA, OH (WLIO) - We are a little over three weeks away from Lima celebrating its Irish roots. On March 16th, the 30th annual Lima Irish Day parade will be traveling down Main Street, and a long-time staple of the parade, Tom McNamara, will be leading the way as Grand Marshal. McNamara has been involved with the parade since it started, he even served as co-chair for many years. But he was shocked and honored when the committee picked him as Grand Marshal for something that has meant a lot to his family.
Jones sworn in to Lima City Council
LIMA — Lima City Council swore in new council member Thomas Jones at Monday night’s meeting. Jones, a lifelong Lima resident, assumed his place as the representative of the city’s fifth ward, filling the seat vacated by council president Jamie Dixon’s ascension to that role. “I...
‘One final continuance’ granted in drug trafficking case
LIMA — A motion made late last week seeking a continuance in the upcoming trial of Lima resident Lashane Liles, charged with multiple felony drug trafficking and possession charges and alleged to have participated in a major drug trafficking operation in 2021, was granted Monday by Allen County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Reed.
Lima, February 28 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Temple Christian School - Lima basketball team will have a game with Perry High School on February 28, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Real Estate Transfers (Week of Feb. 26)
Steven J. Baumle, Judith A. Baumle to Steven J. Baumle, Judith A. Baumle, portion of section 13, Ridge Township.
Cougar Robotics heading to state
The Van Wert High School Robotics 13th season began in September when the First Tech Challenge (FTC) season game was released to thousands of teams world-wide. The Cougar Robotics team will be competing at the Hobart Arena Saturday, March 9th against 35 of the top teams in the state. Getting to the competition required nine competitions with 20-24 teams each, with 4 teams advancing from each tournament to the state championship.
Court deals with animal abuse
VAN WERT—A trio of cases in Van Wert Municipal Court recently involved animal cruelty. On Friday, Matthew Dodds, of Van Wert, went on trial for Cruelty to Animal charges as a result of an incident on November 15, 2023.
Huysman promoted to Marine colonel
Brian Huysman, formerly of Delphos, was promoted to the rank of colonel in the United State Marine Corps. on Feb. 1. The promotion ceremony took place at the Marine Corps University aboard Marine Crops Base Quantico outside Washington, D.C.
Free Kindergarten readiness screening offered
VAN WERT COUNTY — St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic School will host a free Kindergarten readiness screening for any child who will be 5 years of age by Sept. 30, 2024, and lives in Van Wert County or the surrounding area. Screening appointments can be set up for...
12 Area Wrestlers Advance to Districts
Local wrestlers traveled to Lima Central Catholic on February 24th for the opportunity to advance to the district tournament held on March 1-2 in Troy at the Hobart Arena. To advance, wrestlers needed to place in the top four of their weight class. Twelve local wrestlers were able to compete and finish as a District Qualifier. Good luck to the area wrestlers as they continue their season!
Lima Area Concert Band to present ‘Flutes’
LIMA — The Lima Area Concert Band will perform “Flutes Railroaded!” at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 17 at Trinity United Methodist Church at 301 W. Market St. in Lima. The free concert will feature a variety of flutes to showcase the versatility of the instrument.
Monday Weather Forecast
Enjoy today's spring-like warmth with highs in the 60s and abundant sunshine across Allen County and beyond. But don't get too comfortable—changes loom with a cold front bringing showers, potential thunderstorms, and gusty winds. Tune in for the full forecast and how this system could impact your week ahead.
MILITARY HISTORY IN PAULDING COUNTY
Perry Nelson Leveck was born in Haviland, Ohio March 20, 1894. The son of Perry Commodore, born February 27, 1853 in Ohio and Rosa Ellen (Daniels) Leveck born February 9, 1857 in Ohio. This couple was married July 17, 1879 in Fayette, Ohio. By 1890, this couple had children Lea born 1876, Viola August 1882, Allie 1885, Effie M. November 18, 1887.
Wapakoneta Christian Homeschool Co-op students take a field trip to Warriors Way to forge crosses
LIMA, OH (WLIO) - It was a chance for dozens of kids to attempt a craft that dates back centuries. Students with the Wapakoneta Christian Homeschool Co-op making a field trip to Warriors Way today to learn about forging steel with a quick blacksmith project. The co-op is a group of homeschoolers that get together to provide their children with fun, interesting, and educational outings. Today they got to hold the hammer and pound the steel to create a small cross.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in Wapakoneta, OH
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of wapakoneta..