NEWS


70th-annual meeting held Tuesday by Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District

70th-annual meeting held Tuesday by Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District

The Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District held its 70th-annual meeting and supervisor election at the Fayette County Demonstration Farm on Tu...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Fayette Pork Royalty at the Ohio State Fair

Fayette Pork Royalty at the Ohio State Fair

Fayette County Pork Queen Kendal May (center) and the Fayette County Pork Princesses recently got the opportunity to represent the pork industry by be...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Corn Growers visit Fayette County

Corn Growers visit Fayette County

Fayette County Memorial Hospital personnel did blood draws throughout the day during the event.The Fayette County Health District provided safety and ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


FHS participating in ‘Clear the Shelters’

FHS participating in ‘Clear the Shelters’

The Fayette Humane Society recently announced it will join with NBC4/WCMH-TV to host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ “Clear the Sh...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Fayette County Auditor suit may be resolved soon, according to counsel

Fayette County Auditor suit may be resolved soon, according to counsel

Resolution is expected soon in the dispute over alleged open meeting law violations during the vote for Fayette County Auditor in April, according to ...

August 15th, 2017 updated: August 16th, 2017. |  


Agronomy Field Day held at Fayette County Airport

Agronomy Field Day held at Fayette County Airport

The Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Association (SWOCG) held its annual Agronomy Field Day Tuesday at the Fayette County Airport. The event, which was don...

August 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Browns’ Thomas believes Osweiler will win starting QB job

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — After weeks of speculation, analysis and evaluation, the Browns’ quarterback competition is headed into its home stretc...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Buckeyes hold 17th practice session

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Buckeyes practiced for about two hours Wednesday on the lush grass fields of the Woody Hayes Athletic Center, pr...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Miami Trace tennis opens ‘17 season with win over Hillsboro

The Miami Trace girls tennis team, after not winning a match in 2016, began the 2017 season on a hot Tuesday, Aug. 15 with a 3-2 win over visiting Hil...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Panther golf beats McClain by 3 strokes

After decades as rivals in the South Central Ohio League, then, as close non-league rivals, then as members of the recently defunct SCOL and now as me...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Lady Lion tennis falls to Jackson

JACKSON — The Washington Lady Blue Lions played their first tennis match as members of the new Frontier Athletic Conference Tuesday in Jackson.O...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Maria Sharapova granted wild-card entry into US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Maria Sharapova was granted a wild-card invitation for the U.S. Open’s main draw on Tuesday and will take part in a Grand ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Daily Happenings

What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

School is soon back in session, and another Summer Reading Program has drawn to a close. We could not engage more thousands of readers in Fayette Coun...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Daily Happenings

Daily Happenings

MT Class of 1967 to hold 50-year reunionThe Miami Trace High School Class of 1967 will be holding their 50th reunion Aug. 11-13. Several activities ar...

August 10th, 2017 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s Haitian hospitality

I am fascinated by various kinds of foods in different countries. To me it is interesting to see what unique types of foods are readily available in a...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Trump promotes technology to improve veterans’ health care

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced new efforts Thursday to use technology to improve veterans’ health care, saying the programs...

August 4th, 2017 |  


First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited disease

WASHINGTON — Altering human heredity? In a first, researchers safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos, targeting a heart defect ...

August 4th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Ensuring justice for online sex trafficking victims

Ensuring justice for online sex trafficking victims

It’s hard to believe, but children in Ohio—and across America—are increasingly being exploited and sold for sex on the internet.The ...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Improvements in workplace safety benefit Ohio employers

Improvements in workplace safety benefit Ohio employers

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) is a really important aspect of our state’s workforce and business climate. Every year, it ...

August 7th, 2017 updated: August 7th, 2017. |  


It’s time to work together

It’s time to work together

It’s time we kick drug companies and insurance lobbyists out of the healthcare conversation, listen to the American people, and finally work tog...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


Sales tax holiday continues for its third year

Sales tax holiday continues for its third year

To me, one of the most remarkable characteristics of the citizens of our state is their drive to work hard and provide for their families. In my time ...

July 31st, 2017 |  


Protecting Ohioans from Wall Street scams

Protecting Ohioans from Wall Street scams

Always read the fine print.Almost a year after millions of fake bank accounts were uncovered, Wells Fargo is still using fine print “forced arbi...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Take advantage of Ohio’s sales tax holiday

Take advantage of Ohio’s sales tax holiday

Summer seems to fly by right before our eyes. Before we know it, August is upon us and school will be starting again in just a couple weeks. It is aro...

July 27th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Farm to Fork Dinner set for Aug. 19

Farm to Fork Dinner set for Aug. 19

The second-annual Fayette County Farm to Fork Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 19 at the Peterson Family Farm, the home of State Sen. Bob Peters...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Hospice receives Pour Boys’ donation

Hospice receives Pour Boys’ donation

Hospice of Fayette County was Pour Boys’ Brew House “Pints for a Cause” organization for the month of July. Pour Boys’ donated...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Chamber seeking input for Christmas parade theme

Chamber seeking input for Christmas parade theme

The annual Christmas Parade in Washington C.H. is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 26 and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce is looking for input from t...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Spots still open for Chamber Golf Outing

Spots still open for Chamber Golf Outing

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce still has spots open for teams at its annual Scholarship Golf Outing on Friday, Sept. 8 at Buckeye Hills Countr...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


Chiquita Nash wins Wayne Martin Scholarship

Chiquita Nash wins Wayne Martin Scholarship

ERA Martin and Associates announced it has awarded the Wayne Martin Scholarship to Chiquita Nash.Nash is a resident of Washington C.H. and is happily ...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Fraternal Order of Eagles #423 welcomed to Chamber

Fraternal Order of Eagles #423 welcomed to Chamber

In a recent ribbon cutting ceremony, the Fraternal Order of Eagles- Fayette Aerie #423 was recently welcomed into the Fayette County Chamber of Commer...

July 21st, 2017 |  


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