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'Weird Al' on his weirdly successful week in music ?
Monday, July 21, 2014 8:29 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:00 PM )


Associated Press


LOS ANGELES — Attention pop stars: If "Weird Al" Yankovic shows up at your concert or has tracked down your personal email address, you're likely his next parody conquest.

Such was the case for artists like Pharrell and Iggy Azalea, who are covered by Yankovic in his latest album, "Mandatory Fun."


Poor teens' health may benefit from top schools
Monday, July 21, 2014 8:23 PM


AP Medical Writer


CHICAGO — Disadvantaged teens may get more than an academic boost by attending top-notch high schools — their health may also benefit, a study suggests.

Risky health behavior including binge-drinking, unsafe sex and use of hard drugs was less common among these kids, compared with peers who went to mostly worse schools. The teens were otherwise similar, all from low-income Los Angeles neighborhoods who applied to top public charter schools that admit students based on a lottery system.

East Second Street paving work to begin Tuesday
Monday, July 21, 2014 10:58 AM

The Shelly Co., contractors for the City of Delphos, will begin the paving project on East Second Street, from Main to Douglas streets.

The contractor will begin milling Tuesday through Thursday and paving will be done Friday through Monday.

From 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. there will be no parking on East Second Street.

Allen County Museum names upcoming programs
Sunday, July 20, 2014 8:22 PM
James Pillars



LIMA — The Allen County Museum has announced two upcoming programs.

Eric Collins will present “The Archeological Collection of an Allen County Surveyor” at 2 p.m. Sunday.

From the Archives — July 21, 2014
Sunday, July 20, 2014 8:17 PM

One Year Ago

Becoming a paramedic is no easy task. Diane Pack wasn’t afraid of a little hard work and got a hand from her co-workers at Delphos Fire and Rescue to make it through the Rhodes State Paramedic Program. Pack was mentored through the program by Firefighter/Paramedic Cory Meyer.