NEWS


NAMI to host screening of ‘The Valley’

NAMI to host screening of ‘The Valley’

CHILLICOTHE – New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Dallas … and now Chillicothe.In recognition of May as Mental Health Awareness Month...

May 24th, 2018 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Time to refuel’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Time to refuel’

Have you ever been just kind of blah about God? You know, had times where you’ve been walking pretty faithfully (no “big” unrepentan...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Definition and practice’

Getting Ahead: ‘Definition and practice’

In the letter of the law there is right and wrong, black and white, and guilty or innocent.I was raised in a home where these values were taught and p...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Mrs. Carter’s second grade class receives certificates

Mrs. Carter’s second grade class receives certificates

The display showed off some art for the Lion’s Quest Service Learning Project from the class.The messages conveyed on the art was to not use dru...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Country artists booked for festival

Country artists booked for festival

Jonalee White and The Late Nite Drivers, featuring Shane Runion, will take to the stage as the opening acts at the 2018 Scarecrow Festival in downtown...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Fayette County Dragons recognized by state

Fayette County Dragons recognized by state

Members, coaches and administrative staff of the Fayette County Dragons Special Olympics basketball team visited the Ohio Statehouse Wednesday to be h...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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MT’s Seyfang wins Regional shot put
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FAC honors MT tennis team

Shaw homers Brewers past D-backs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The tables did not turn for the Arizona Diamondbacks in Milwaukee.Travis Shaw hit a three-run homer and Jesus Aguilar had a go-...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Quintet of locals compete in tennis District

ATHENS — Five student-athletes from Fayette County (four from Miami Trace High School and one from Washington High School) qualified to the Divi...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


NFL awards Super Bowl to Arizona (2023), New Orleans (2024)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Super Bowl is headed back to New Orleans for the 11th time and will make its fourth stop in Arizona.NFL owners voted unanimou...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


NFL owners adopt new policy

ATLANTA (AP) — NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepe...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


LeBron’s 44 helps Cavs even series

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James knows the path to the NBA Finals better than anyone in today’s game.And unless the Boston Celtics do somethi...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


LIFE


The Amish Cook: Stomach churns and the world turns

The Amish Cook: Stomach churns and the world turns

Let me tell you about our recent trip to Ohio.On Friday morning at 3:00 the driver of a Journey Tour bus started making its rounds picking up four fam...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Eggs over easy not recommended

Eggs over easy not recommended

I love eggs over easy for breakfast, but lately, I’m hesitant to order my eggs that way because of mixed messages I’ve heard about eggs an...

May 21st, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Coming up: Carnegie Public Library and Jeffersonville Library will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. Both locations will reop...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Fayette County Public Health offers Safe Sitter classes

Safe Sitter Classes are designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when babysitting or watching younger siblings. The class is taught by nu...

May 18th, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


3:39 pm |    
The taste of freedom
7:23 am |    
Moral justice with exercise
The STOP Act will help keep deadly synthetic opioids out of Ohio

The STOP Act will help keep deadly synthetic opioids out of Ohio

“A toxicology report confirms fentanyl as the cause of death.” We’re seeing this headline way too often in Ohio. Fentanyl—or s...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Recognizing JROTC students for Memorial Day

Memorial Day has focused our attention on those who sacrificed all in service to our country. It’s also a reminder to be grateful throughout the...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Making stepping stone paths professionally

Making stepping stone paths professionally

Natural stone paths look good in almost any landscape. They never go out of style like so many man-made paver materials. Like most things made of ston...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Value-added producers benefit from grants

Businesses that receive Value-Added Producer Grants (VAPG) are less likely to fail and are more likely to hire employees, according to a May 2018 U.S....

May 21st, 2018 |  


Strengthening the VA

Strengthening the VA

Any nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) must be ready and able to strengthen and improve the VA for Ohio veterans.And before I mak...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Protecting farmland, water, natural areas

Protecting farmland, water, natural areas

There is no doubt that the Little Miami River was important for Native American Shawnee Chief Tecumseh. Born 250 years ago, the Shawnee leader navigat...

May 17th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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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 |  


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