NEWS


Deer Creek to celebrate dam’s 50th anniversary

Deer Creek to celebrate dam’s 50th anniversary

Fifty years ago, the construction of Deer Creek Dam was completed. Now, organizers are encouraging the community to come out and celebrate the 50th an...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Tanger Outlets Jeffersonville awards grants to local schools

Tanger Outlets Jeffersonville awards grants to local schools

Tanger Outlets Jeffersonville has announced that two schools in Fayette County and one school in Clinton County have been named this year’s reci...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Brown named to Ashland University Dean’s List

Jacob Brown, of New Holland, was named to the Dean’s List at Ashland University for the spring 2018 semester.Jacob is majoring in political scie...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Gunman opens fire in Texas high school, killing 10 people

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old carrying a shotgun and a revolver opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people, most...

May 18th, 2018 updated: May 18th, 2018. |  


FCMH to host men’s health forum

Fayette County Memorial Hospital invites the public to the June edition of Healthy University – a series of free classes – to discuss men&...

May 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


3:55 pm |    
BLT’s Behm on to District
Lady Lions hold K-2 basketball camp

Lady Lions hold K-2 basketball camp

The Lady Lions held a basketball camp at Cherry Hill for girls in grades K-2 on May 16 and 17. Above are the youngsters who took part. The camp was he...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets were the best team in the NBA in the regular season.They played like it Wednesday night, using a balanced sco...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Different field for Preakness Stakes

BALTIMORE (AP) — Half the participants in the eight-horse Preakness field have yet to experience the sensation of chasing Justify to the finish ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


NCAA opens door to championships in states with sports bets

The NCAA is opening a door for states with legalized sports gambling to host NCAA championship events and officials in Nevada are already set to get i...

May 17th, 2018 |  


WCH Cougars softball team enters 5th season

In its fourth year, the Washington Court House Cougars, a girls traveling softball league, finds itself in the envious position of growing.The fledgli...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Wallace to attend Marietta College

Wallace to attend Marietta College

Miami Trace senior and soon to be graduate, Brady Wallace, has finalized a part of the next chapter in his life, last week signing a letter of intent ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


LIFE


2:13 pm |    
Coping when stressed
Sweetwater Bay Boutique presents check to FCMH Foundation

Sweetwater Bay Boutique presents check to FCMH Foundation

Sweetwater Bay Boutique owner Barbara Saville presented a check to the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Foundation for the proceeds from the storeR...

May 18th, 2018 |  


FCMH to host men’s health forum

Fayette County Memorial Hospital invites the public to the June edition of Healthy University – a series of free classes – to discuss men&...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Eagy, Knisley united in marriage

After 63 years apart, including the Korean War, Ed Knisley and Helen Jo Eagy were united in marriage on May 6 at Greenfield Church of Christ by Danny ...

May 17th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s wedding memories

Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I read this entry from my personal di...

May 15th, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Are you eager to get started with your summer? The library has adventures for all ages right around the corner! From perennial favorites like our R...

May 11th, 2018 |  


OPINION


10:48 am |    
Strengthening the VA

Our Policy

Opinion Page SubmissionsThe Record-Herald welcomes letters to the editor and guest columns from area readers. Letters should be about current issues o...

May 16th, 2018 |  


The Carroll County accident

The Carroll County accident

Brenda and I had planned to attend the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville on her birthday on Saturday, May 14, 1988, but our plans changed and we decided to ...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Succeeding with dogwood trees

Succeeding with dogwood trees

Dogwood trees are the most asked-for tree in our nursery, but they can be a challenge to grow successfully. They thrive in well-drained acid soil rich...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Raise your hand if you’re guilty

Raise your hand if you’re guilty

These things don’t happen to you or me. They happen to the other guy.Or, should we say, be it for the grace of God they don’t happen to us...

May 11th, 2018 |  


When the dust settles, farmers focus on land stewardship

In recent past, the Great Plains has experienced extreme weather conditions. Most recently, we witnessed very high winds combined with dry conditions,...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Ridding the guilt, sticking to your promise

Ridding the guilt, sticking to your promise

Ambivalence is a word defined as the state of having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about someone or something. There is a term in fitness pegg...

May 10th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


5:02 pm |    
An end…and a beginning
YUSA named Chamber Business of the Month

YUSA named Chamber Business of the Month

YUSA Corporation has been selected as the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month. Established in Washington C.H. in 1987, YUSA is an...

May 11th, 2018 |  


FCMH Auxiliary celebrating 40 years

FCMH Auxiliary celebrating 40 years

The Auxiliary at Fayette County Memorial Hospital is spending the year celebrating 40 years as a service group. At a recent meeting, Jodi Hanawalt was...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Local businesses raise money for The Well

Local businesses raise money for The Well

JD Equipment and LeElla Lanes recently partnered to raise money for The Well at Sunnyside. Pictured here is Chiquita Nash from the Well at Sunnyside r...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Local Chamber celebrates National Small Business Week

Local Chamber celebrates National Small Business Week

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the crit...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Scott Antique Markets’ season begins in WCH

Scott Antique Markets’ season begins in WCH

A steady stream of customers browsed through the 50-acre Fayette County Fairgrounds this past weekend looking for hidden treasures at the opening of t...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Scott Antique Markets’ season begins in WCH

Scott Antique Markets’ season begins in WCH

A steady stream of customers browsed through the 50-acre Fayette County Fairgrounds this past weekend looking for hidden treasures at the opening of t...

May 1st, 2018 |  


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