Two-vehicle injury accident, drugs suspected to be involved
A two-vehicle accident sent one person to the hospital Saturday afternoon. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says that narcotics might be involved with one of the drivers.
Summer Reading Program kicks off at Lima Public Library
A summer of reading is finally underway for the Lima Public Library.
Ohio stays number one in Tree City USA communities
Ohio remains the number one state in the country for the number of Tree City USA communities.
Summer Kickoff at Grand Lake St. Marys
Nearly 600 runners kicked off the Lake Improvement Association’s 3rd Annual Summer Kickoff.
3k Color Run raises money for Lima issues
Colors were flying as people from the area gathered in Faurot Park for the 3k Color Run, put on by UNOH’s Rotaract service club.
Catlett Charged with Kidnapping
The co-director of the Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen is facing criminal charges. According to court records, 58 year old Scott Catlett was arrested and charged with one count of kidnapping. According to Lima Police Chief, Kevin Martin, police received a complaint of an incident where a man claimed he was kidnapped and sexually assaulted on Saturday at Catlett’s home. Police investigated the man’s claim and arrested Catlett today (6/1).
Wapak OVI checkpoint planned for Saturday night
The Ohio State Highway patrol is partnering with Wapakoneta police and the Auglaize County Sheriff’s office to announce an OVI checkpoint for Saturday, June 3. It will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight on Bellefontaine Street in Wapak.
AEP Ohio to refund $84 million
AEP of Ohio will spend $84 million refunding electric customers to settle a lawsuit over rate issues.
Van Gorder to Take Over as Perry Superintendent
On Tuesday, the Perry School Board voted to hire Lima Senior Principal Alson Van Gorder as their new superintendent. Van Gorder will replace retiring superintendent Omer Schroeder.