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Ohio Lottery Results for Saturday, March 25, 2017

Ohio Lottery Results for Saturday, March 25, 2017

DAILY (Saturday)Pick 3: 7-8-8 day; 1-9-8 nightPick 4: 4-1-9-4 day; 4-7-1-0 nightPick 5: 2-2-6-0-6 day; 7-0-9-5-5 nightRolling Cash 5: 7-9-21-27-32CLAS...

March 25th, 2017 |  


A working relationship

A working relationship

LIMA — John Watkins scraped the trash off the tray, into a garbage can at the Kewpee restaurant on Allentown Road.He wiped down the tray before ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


JEFFERSON AWARDS: Boquist takes love for children a step beyond

JEFFERSON AWARDS: Boquist takes love for children a step beyond

LIMA — We’ve all heard the African proverb, “It takes a village to raise a child.” In that case, Debbie Boquist would be the h...

March 25th, 2017 |  


JEFFERSON AWARDS: Woman honored for work to save animals

JEFFERSON AWARDS: Woman honored for work to save animals

LIMA — When Deb Helser was a child she was adopted as a 10-year-old girl by a family and allowed to take in a dog she found.Within two weeks, th...

March 25th, 2017 |  


National speaker leads firefighter training seminar in Lima

National speaker leads firefighter training seminar in Lima

LIMA — Firefighters from more than a dozen area counties were provided leadership training from a career deputy chief and nationally recognized ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Oregon stuns Kansas in regional finals

Oregon stuns Kansas in regional finals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tyler Dorsey poured in 27 points, Dillon Brooks added 17 and plucky Oregon ended Kansas’ romp through the NCAA Tourname...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Elida off to 2-0 start in softball

Elida off to 2-0 start in softball

ELIDA — It was the first game of the season with a first-year head coach for the Elida softball program Saturday.With several returners back, he...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Observations from over the counter

Observations from over the counter

Earlier this season I seized the opportunity to pay homage to friendly aspects of the sport on a daily and or weekly basis. At that time I paid signif...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Mother Nature dictates fishing yields

Mother Nature dictates fishing yields

No matter how much we prod or push Mother Nature, she goes at her own pace.Anglers chomping at the bit to wet a line and hoping to catch walleye in th...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Notre Dame routs Ohio State

Notre Dame routs Ohio State

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Notre Dame delivered on one promise by coach Muffet McGraw to look different without injured Brianna Turner, shifting from lobb...

March 25th, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health CenterMarch 20 — Ashley Laureano and Jason White, Waynesfield, boy.March 22 — Brooke Roberts, Celina, girl.March 24 &...

March 24th, 2017 |  


An interview with master trumpeter Chris Botti

An interview with master trumpeter Chris Botti

LIMA — Chris Botti, master trumpeter, will appear at 7:30 p.m. today with the Lima Symphony Orchestra at Veterans Memorial Civic Center.Botti wa...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Drake goes roaming in ‘More Life’

Drake goes roaming in ‘More Life’

An album. A mixtape. An audiobook in which he annotates his old scripts from “Degrassi: The Next Generation.”At this point, it doesn’...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation team at St. Rita’s Medical Center on Monday

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation team at St. Rita’s Medical Center on Monday

LIMA — The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation-Southwest Ohio will be bringing research volunteers at 6 p.m. Monday, March 27 to St. Rita̵...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Master Trumpeter Chris Botti to join LSO Saturday

Master Trumpeter Chris Botti to join LSO Saturday

LIMA — The Lima Symphony Orchestra welcomes master trumpeter Chris Botti Saturday night.Botti is a multi-Grammy award winning instrumental artis...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


A comedy of Shakespeare coming to Findlay

A comedy of Shakespeare coming to Findlay

FINDLAY — Studying up on Shakespeare plays and characters is not required to have a good time at The Reduced Shakespeare Company’s perform...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


U.S. running out of places to borrow

U.S. running out of places to borrow

As the federal debt has gone from astounding to unbelievable to incomprehensible, a new problem has emerged: The U.S. government is actually running o...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Letter: Truman right on political correctness

For the past eight years I’ve assumed the term political correctness was created by a group of societal engineers at a wine tasting party. Howev...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Letter: Sean Spicer has got to go

President Trump made a serious mistake when he appointed Sean Spicer to the position of press secretary.First of all, Spicer is trained in the field o...

March 25th, 2017 |  


David Trinko: Shopping for a rationale on online purchases

David Trinko: Shopping for a rationale on online purchases

Some of my formative memories involve walking through the mall on a shopping trip. Some of my worst memories are from those same trips.Most of those m...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Letter: Letter was a knee-slapper

I want to thank The Lima News for publishing Ed Hanson’s letter about Thomas Lucente, the Mainstream Media Liberal. I have not laughed so hard i...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: Business ownership succession usually includes a plan

Legal-Ease: Business ownership succession usually includes a plan

Without an incredibly deep and passionate attitude about work to begin with, a person will seldom be successful in starting or maintaining a small bus...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


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Legal-Ease: Business ownership succession usually includes a plan

Legal-Ease: Business ownership succession usually includes a plan

Without an incredibly deep and passionate attitude about work to begin with, a person will seldom be successful in starting or maintaining a small bus...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Kenton boutique a destination for formal dress shoppers

Kenton boutique a destination for formal dress shoppers

KENTON — A boutique in Kenton has become a destination for Ohioans who are looking for the perfect prom dress, tuxedo or bridal gown.Twirl, a dr...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office earns certification

Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office earns certification

VAN WERT — The Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office has adopted and implemented state standards established by the Ohio Collaborative Communit...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Local home sales down 35 percent since December

Local home sales down 35 percent since December

LIMA — The regional housing market is off to a slow start in 2017, as the number of properties sold has declined nearly 35 percent since Decembe...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Union Bank Company merges with Columbus-area community bank

Union Bank Company merges with Columbus-area community bank

COLUMBUS GROVE — The Union Bank Co. has merged with a Columbus-area community bank, acquiring all of its stock in an all-cash transaction valued...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Indexes inch back upward as tech stocks rise; Nike plunges

Indexes inch back upward as tech stocks rise; Nike plunges

NEW YORK (AP) — After a shaky start, U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Wednesday as technology and industrial companies rose. Banks fell with i...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


STATE NEWS


Columbus house fire kills teen, mom, grandma; dad hospitalized

Columbus house fire kills teen, mom, grandma; dad hospitalized

COLUMBUS — Officials say a house fire in central Ohio killed a 16-year-old girl, her mother and her grandmother, and the teen’s father was...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio paying 2 men declared wrongfully imprisoned $1.45M each

Ohio paying 2 men declared wrongfully imprisoned $1.45M each

COLUMBUS — The state has agreed to pay about $1.45 million each to two men declared wrongfully imprisoned for more than 16 years in a woman̵...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Man charged in slaying of Middletown mother found dead in car

Man charged in slaying of Middletown mother found dead in car

DAYTON — A man has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder in the slaying of a woman found fatally shot in a car with her unharmed ...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Middletown woman sentenced in murder-for-hire plot

Middletown woman sentenced in murder-for-hire plot

HAMILTON — An Ohio woman accused of arranging to have her estranged husband killed has been sentenced to eight years in prison.Forty-two-year-ol...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio school-funding suit leaves mark after 20 years

Ohio school-funding suit leaves mark after 20 years

COLUMBUS — Twenty years after the first decision in Ohio’s landmark school-funding lawsuit, hundreds of new school buildings dot the lands...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Panel tasked with addressing problems at southwest Ohio jail

Panel tasked with addressing problems at southwest Ohio jail

DAYTON — A retired rabbi and a university official will lead an independent committee created to address problems at an Ohio jail that’s f...

March 24th, 2017 |  


NATIONAL NEWS


Wave of corruption protests sweeps Russia; Navalny arrested

MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of people crowded into Moscow's Pushkin Square on Sunday for an unsanctioned protest against the Russian government, part of...

March 26th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Police: Only 1 shooter in deadly club attack

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the nightclub shooting in Cincinnati (all times local):7:50 a.m.Police are now saying only one shooter was responsib...

March 26th, 2017 |  


GOP struggles to govern despite a monopoly in Washington

The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era.The unmitiga...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Shooting at Cincinnati nightclub kills 1, injures several

CINCINNATI (AP) — Gunfire erupted inside a crowded nightclub early Sunday, killing one person and wounding more than a dozen others.Police said ther...

March 26th, 2017 |  


GOP struggles to govern despite a monopoly in Washington

The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era.The unmitiga...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Trump’s border-wall proposal faces many obstacles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S....

March 26th, 2017 |