NEWS


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 |  


SSCC moves forward on Adams County campus

Southern State Community College is moving forward on plans to bring a campus to Adams County. During a July 19 special meeting, the college’s B...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Police Arrests/Citations

According to reports, the following individuals have been arrested or cited by the Washington C.H. Police Department. They are presumed innocent unles...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Police Incidents

According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:July 21Disorderly Conduct: At 12:44 a.m., officers respon...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Video: Friday at the Fayette County Fair

Video: Friday at the Fayette County Fair

The Fayette County Junior Fair Hog and Goat Sale was held Thursday evening. The sheep and cattle sales are scheduled for this evening. .neFileBlock { ...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Stuckey, Hicks win big in Fayette County Junior Fair Market Lamb Show

Stuckey, Hicks win big in Fayette County Junior Fair Market Lamb Show

Thaddeus Stuckey won overall grand champion and Katie Hicks won reserve grand champion respectively in Thursday’s market lamb show at the Fayett...

July 20th, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Harness racing at the fair Saturday

Harness racing at the fair Saturday

Harness racing is the featured attraction at the grandstand at the Fayette County Fair Saturday afternoon.There are 14 races on the card, beginning at...

July 20th, 2017 |  


O.J. Simpson granted parole after nearly 9 years in prison

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist, successfully m...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Jack Dailey wins 3,000th race at fair

Jack Dailey wins 3,000th race at fair

On a hot Wednesday during a hot week at the Fayette County Fair, veteran harness driver Jack Dailey reached a career milestone, winning his 3,000th ca...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Open

SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The British Open is not only golf’s longest running major championship, it’s also the most quirky. Simply ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


WCH all-stars beat W’burg, 17-8

WCH all-stars beat W’burg, 17-8

MAUMEE — On Monday, July 17, the Washington C.H. 12-year-old all-stars faced a must-win game against Wheelersburg in the State Little League tou...

July 18th, 2017 |  


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Daily Happenings
Daily Happenings

Daily Happenings

White Fence Gallery offers new classBlack eyed Susan’s, bluebells and a summery meadow will be featured in the new painting class offered at Whi...

July 17th, 2017 updated: July 17th, 2017. |  


Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital CEO Mike Diener said during a recent interview the hospital is making a change to their orthopedic service line.With ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Ohio city’s school officers will carry overdose antidote

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Officers patrolling public middle and high schools in one of northeast Ohio’s largest cities will start carrying the ov...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Fayette County residents remember beloved community member Verne Haugen

Fayette County residents remember beloved community member Verne Haugen

As the community mourns the loss of one of its beloved members, the impact of this one man can be perceived in the many lives he touched.LaVerne ̶...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Red Cross to hold blood drive

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the Grace United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall on Tues., Aug. 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.To sc...

July 13th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Considering attending a service academy?

Considering attending a service academy?

Since the United States Military Academy first opened its doors in West Point, New York in 1802, service academies have provided young people with the...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Giving Ohioans a raise

Giving Ohioans a raise

It’s simple: if you work extra hours, you should earn extra pay. Yet all too often, Ohioans are working longer days without the overtime pay the...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Beware of common summertime scams

Beware of common summertime scams

Summer is a prime time for scams that target consumers who want to repair or improve their property, rent a house or apartment, or even buy a puppy.Ho...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Imparting foundational knowledge

Imparting foundational knowledge

In my experience, I have come to acknowledge an important and founding principle of life: the opportunity to learn never goes away. We all know the sa...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Marijuana’s medical efficacy is proven

Editor:As a physician, I was interested that the city council discussed the possible amendment to the zoning code for the dispensing of medical mariju...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Perry Township Happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:Another special Perry Township Board Meeting was called for June 19 to approve the payment of bills in progre...

July 6th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Chamber welcomes Corporate Care Solutions

Chamber welcomes Corporate Care Solutions

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce formally welcomed Corporate Care Solutions, 312 E. Market St., to the Chamber family at a recent ribbon cutting...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Committee to hold ninth Armco reunion

Committee to hold ninth Armco reunion

The ninth Armco reunion is planned for Friday, Aug. 4 at the American Legion in Washington Court House.Sixty-five years ago Armco Steel Corporation co...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Sweetwater Bay opens downtown location

Sweetwater Bay opens downtown location

Sweetwater Bay Boutique celebrated the opening of its downtown location with a ribbon cutting by the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce recently.Owner...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Hampton Inn by Hilton WCH awarded certificate of excellence

Hampton Inn by Hilton Washington Court House has received a 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award.Now in its seventh year, the achievement ...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Jeffersonville community reflects on sale of Detty’s Market

Jeffersonville community reflects on sale of Detty’s Market

Phyllis Fannin, 74, said there were three grocery stores in Jeffersonville when she was growing up. Today there’s just one.For decades the one g...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Detty’s Market in Jeffersonville sold to Winner family

Detty’s Market in Jeffersonville sold to Winner family

The Ohio-based Winner family said Tuesday they acquired ownership of Detty’s Market in Jeffersonville.The Detty family incorporated the Fayette ...

June 20th, 2017 |  


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