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About 106,000 Ohians enroll in expanded Medicaid
Thursday, April 10, 2014 8:00 PM


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COLUMBUS — More than 106,000 Ohioans have signed up for Medicaid under an expansion of the taxpayer funded health program, while thousands of others are waiting to hear whether they are deemed eligible.

Republican Gov. John Kasich’s administration moved forward with extending Medicaid eligibility last fall under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Coverage took effect Jan. 1.

American Red Cross honors volunteers
Thursday, April 10, 2014 8:00 PM

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LIMA — The American Red of West Central Ohio recognized volunteers in Allen County at its annual awards event held Thursday at the Chapter House, 610 S. Collett St., Lima.

Those recognized included volunteers who help with blood drives, assist at fundraising events, do casework with Services to the Armed Forces, help in the office and are on the scene assisting disaster victims, locally and nationally.

Allen County OGS to meet
Thursday, April 10, 2014 8:00 PM

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LIMA — Allen County Chapter of Ohio Genealogy Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Allen County Museum, 620 W. Market St., Lima. Our speaker for April will be Ray Crump speaking on the topic: “Growing up in Old Mexico.”

Calling all area band members ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 8:00 PM

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VAN WERT — On April 21, the Van Wert Area Community Concert Band will begin rehearsals for the upcoming concert season. The rehearsals are held each Monday in the new Van Wert High School band room, located off S.R. 118 from 7:30-9 p.m. The band is open to anyone wishing to play his or her instrument in a concert band.

From the Archives - April 11, 2014
Thursday, April 10, 2014 8:00 PM

One Year Ago

As part of Indiana Tech’s Warrior Pride program, each month the athletic department will name one male and one female athlete the Warrior of the Month. The Warrior of the Month Award winner is Josh Miller of the baseball team. Miller, a senior from Delphos Jefferson, helped the team get off to a great start posting a 5-0 record in five starts with a 1.22 ERA.